Sony Plans Online Game Studio in India

Sony Online Entertainment LLC plans to develop online games in India, with local content and a local partner, in hopes of setting up a studio in early 2008

( MUMBAI, India) — Seeing a huge potential market in young people in India, Sony Online Entertainment LLC plans to develop online games here with local content and a local partner.

The company is talking to developers and aims to set up the studio early next year, likely in the city of Bangalore, David Christensen, the company's business development and international operations vice president, said Wednesday.

"We need to have Indian content for our games and we are looking for local partners," Christensen said on the sidelines of a gaming conference...

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