Perfect World Entertainment in a press release revealed that a new console division is being created within the company to focus on bringing current and future games to both current and next-gen consoles. Perfect World has given us many great Free-to-play titles such as Star Trek Online, Dungeons & Dragons and Neverwinter for the PC platform. Now, these games as well as new titles will be brought to current and next-gen consoles by the new division in the company. It's only win-win for all, as there will be a greater number of players to interact with.
PERFECT WORLD ENTERTAINMENT ANNOUNCES NEXT-GEN CONSOLE PRESENCE
Perfect World Entertainment Inc. a leader and publisher of widely-acclaimed free-to-play MMORPGs, announced today a company expansion by creating a console division targeting current and next-gen consoles. Planned console products expected include current and future games from Perfect World Entertainment's suite of developers. Players will be able to experience the best of free-to-play online games on their consoles, bringing PWE's popular games to a whole new audience.
"Perfect World Entertainment has long been the leader in free-to-play PC titles," said Perfect World Entertainment CEO, Alan Chen. "Bringing our titles to consoles is a natural progression for us, and we can't wait to set a new standard for console MMORPGs and other genres."
"We are looking at this medium to better connect with gamers," said General Manager of Publishing, Andrew Brown. "The opportunity to work on new types of projects with developers from all over the world is really exciting for us as a company. We are confident in our outlook entering into this new business, and you can expect Perfect World to be a major player in the console marketplace."
More information on upcoming console titles from Perfect World Entertainment will be announced in 2014.