Core members of Sony Liverpool have formed a new studio called Firesprite, keeping the Psygnosis torch alight.
Sony has trademarked “Psygnosis”, as in the former Liverpool-based studio that created the WipEout series. We’ve no idea what it means, but you can check out the filing here.
Does Sony have any idea the treasure it’s sitting on since it acquired – and shut down – Psygnosis? The familiar owl logo graced many a PSOne-era favourite; let’s highlight a few particularly shining gems.
WipEout was in development for PS4 before Studio Liverpool was closed today, a source has told Eurogamer.