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Sly Cooper, inFamous Studio Is Now Part Of Sony


image Sony owns the Sly Cooper and inFamous intellectual properties. Now, they own Bellevue based Sucker Punch Productions too.


"Sucker Punch Productions is one of the most highly acclaimed development studios in the industry and we have enjoyed a wonderful relationship with the company for over 12 years. We are delighted to officially welcome them to the SCE family," Shuhei Yoshida, president, SCE WWS said in a press release. Sucker Punch Productions will be the sixteenth studio inside Sony Computer Entertainment.


When Sucker Punch Productions first opened they created Rocket: Robot on Wheels which Ubisoft released worldwide. After their Nintendo 64 title, Sucker Punch stuck with Sony and developed three Sly Cooper titles. However, Sucker Punch Productions is not working on Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time, Sanzaru Games is creating that PlayStation 3 title.

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