The continuous reorganization of Sony’s Japanese studio has led to a large number of developers fleeing the Demon Soul on PS5, “Gravity Run”, “Bloodborne”, “The Last Guardian” and other important PlayStation games. In February, Sony confirmed that it will reorganize PlayStation Japanese studio. The ASOBI team is the development department behind the Astro game room. First-party development elsewhere in the studio may be stopped or reduced, and other departments such as localization, external production and IP management will be transferred to PlayStation Studios.
After this news was released, several key members of Japan Studio announced their departure from the company. Demon Soul PS5 director Gavin Moore announced today that he will leave Sony after 24 years at Sony.
After 24 years of working in Sony and 1
8 years of working in Japan, yesterday was my last day at #JAPANStudio. I will miss the great creative spirit and friendly friendship in the studio, which is a very important part of my life. It’s time to look for new and exciting opportunities! ! pic.twitter.com/XOW0XytYd4
—Gavin Moore (@GavinmGavin) April 1, 2021
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“After 24 years of working at Sony and 18 years in Japan, yesterday was my last day at #JapanStudio. I will miss the great creative and friendly spirit of the studio, which is an important part of my life,” Moore Written in the farewell message. . “It’s time to look for new and exciting opportunities.”