PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale developer splits from Sony

by Ben Salter Featured 4 Comments 10 Votes 1205 Views 05/02/2013 Back to News

PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale developer SuperBot Entertainment and Sony have broken up.

A Sony rep told Kotaku that the split ended "amicably" -- but we've all heard that one before.

"We have had a positive working relationship with this talented studio, and wish them the best of success in their next endeavor. PlayStation All-Stars: Battle Royale and the title's forthcoming DLC releases will continue to be fully supported by Santa Monica Studio," added the Sony spokesperson.

SuperBot operations boss David Yang thanked Sony, but suggested layoffs are likely as the developer moves on to new projects.

It's unknown what those projects will be.

By Ben Salter

Link to us http://PS3.mmgn.com/News/ps-all-stars-develops-splits-from-sony
Vote for this article Log in with Facebook

PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale developer splits from Sony Comments

Leave a comment Log in with Facebook
Really sucks for SuperBot. It's kind of weird how there was very little marketing for the game that was supposed to represent, embody and mash all of Sony's greatest in one.
Agreed.

I thought they would have really pushed this hard. I would have loved a CE or at least a SE with the choice of locked character or new design...

Alas we got nothing.
It's a darn shame. It's three studios now we've got cut ties off by Sony when they never really had a chance with not much marketing.
Indeed.

I really like this game as well. They really could have done a lot with DLC and such.

Post a comment

Leave a comment Log in with Facebook
  • PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale
  • PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale
  • PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale
  • PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale
  • PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale
  • PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale
  • PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale
  • PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale
  • PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale
  • PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale
  • PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale
  • PlayStation All-Stars: Battle RoyalePlayStation All-Stars: Battle Royale Video
  • PlayStation All-Stars: Battle RoyalePlayStation All-Stars: Battle Royale Video
  • PlayStation All-Stars: Battle RoyalePlayStation All-Stars: Battle Royale Video

Recently Read

Featured PS3 Content

Most anticipated game of 2015

Most anticipated game of 2015

08/01/2015 Polls 11 14
PlayStation Plus games revealed for February
Gryllis 1 day News 4 4
Battlefield Hardline beta kicks off February 3
Tano 1 day News 2 3
More than 3.3 billion goals have been scored in FIFA

More than 3.3 billion goals have been scored in FIFA

Tano 1 day News 0 4
Life is Strange launches with a dev diary
Gryllis 1 day News 1 4
Skylanders Trap Team: Light & Dark Expansions review

Skylanders Trap Team: Light & Dark Expansions review

Schrekdog 1 day Reviews 2 4
PlayStation/Spotify reuniting games, music & simplicity

PlayStation/Spotify reuniting games, music & simplicity

Gryllis 2 days Articles 2 4
Bartronica is Melbourne

Bartronica is Melbourne's newest video game bar

Tano 2 days News 8 5
Spotify is powering new PlayStation Music service
Gryllis 2 days News 3 4

Community Content

PSN Members Get One-Time 10% PS Store Discount This Weekend

PSN Members Get One-Time 10% PS Store Discount This Weekend

zurczner 20/01 News 5 8
Work Experience at The MMGN Office

Work Experience at The MMGN Office

12/01/2015 Blog 10 0

MMGN Updates

Status
Updating..
Username

Zinker shared a story - There is something about survival

Zinker 18 hours ago
Username

Blob, Armige, K4ZMA and other 2 users commented on 5 Things I’d like from future Pokémon games

Blob 18 hours ago
Username

commented on The Mario timeline in chronological order

MoeMan 19 hours ago
Username

zurczner posted a news - Founder's Pack for Heroes of the Storm is now available

zurczner 19 hours ago
Username

Jayden27, spiranovic, Gryllis commented on 5 Things I’d like from future Pokémon games

Jayden27 1 day ago
Username

ZesPanda made a change to Captain Earth

ZesPanda 1 day ago
Username

ZesPanda made a change to Absolute Duo

ZesPanda 1 day ago
Username

KezDaMuss is now Level 14!

KezDaMuss 1 day ago