With the Montreal-based studio developing a new AAA multiplayer experience for PlayStation
. Haven Studios
is the latest acquisition for PlayStation Studios
, with Haven itself founded by industry veteran Jade Raymond a year ago.
"We’ve made amazing progress in a short time thanks to our talented, passionate team and their exceptional contributions," writes Jade Raymond, CEO and Founder, Haven Studios. "We established a culture at Haven grounded in kindness, adaptability and courage that unlocks creativity. Our first new IP for PlayStation is on track to deliver a AAA multiplayer experience with a vision to build a systemic and evolving world focused on freedom, thrill, and playfulness that will keep players entertained and engaged for years."
Jade adds that as a part of PlayStation Studios, Haven will collaborate with the likes of Guerrilla, Naughty Dog, Media Molecule, and Insomniac Games.
"We began working with Jade and her team in early 2021 when they were on the brink of announcing the formation of Haven Studios," adds Hermen Hulst, Head of PlayStation Studios. "From their first pitch, we were inspired by Haven’s vision for creating a modern multiplayer experience that brings gamers together in positive and meaningful ways. We were confident in their creative and technical expertise to deliver on such an ambitious project and were thrilled to invest in their journey developing a new, original IP for PlayStation."