LittleBigPlanet was a huge moment for Media Molecule, with the workshop correctly revealing itself as a significant gamer and creative pressure to be reckoned with, and also with the launch of Desires in 2014, they touched entirely brand-new heights, taking their “play, create, share” mantra to extreme elevations. In spite of its evident talent, Media Molecule as a studio hasn’t usually been as central to Sony’s approach as the likes of, say, Naughty Pet dog as well as SIE Santa Monica Studio have actually been, yet stress not- Sony has every intent to keep purchasing the studio as well as its growth.
Talking recently to Kotaku, Media Particle studio supervisor Siobhan Reddy stated that the designer remains to receive the full support of Sony, that intend on keeping investing in the workshop for a long time to find, evidenced by the heavy recruitment drive Media Molecule has actually gotten on of late. “We get on a huge employment drive now since to make the progression we desire, we need designers, as well as we require developers,” Reddy stated. “What really excites me regarding all of this is Sony is actually behind what we’re doing as well as are purchasing the studio to expand.”
Media Molecule plans on maintaining the Desires platform to life and also kicking for a very long time to come, and has actually been upgrading it with new features and also material consistently given that its launch. Presently, the game is offered on PS4, and backwards compatible on PS5, though shortly after the game’s launch in 2015, Media Molecule stated that there were no prepare for an indigenous port. There has likewise been some tentative discussion concerning a PC variation, though whether or not that actually ends up occurring continues to be to be seen.
Meanwhile, the programmer means to maintain making new games as well, also as it remains to sustain Dreams