Tenchu, Bloodborne Producer Masami Yamamoto Leaves Sony Japan Studio

Masami Yamamoto

As Sony Interactive Entertainment continues with its reorganization of its Japan Studio, some of the studio's high profile developers have decided to make an exit. The latest is Masami Yamamoto, a producer who started on the Tenchu series and has since worked on titles ranging from Tokyo Jungle to Soul Sacrifice, Bloodborne, and beyond.

According to Yamamoto's announcement on TwitterHe went on to say that his job at a first-party developer was "full of happiness" and thanked everyone for their support. Masamoto added, "Ah, in the future, I'll be able to make games on any platform… what a strange feeling!"

Sony's reorganization of Japan Studio will center it on Team ASOBI (Astro's Playroom) as of April 1.

Via Gematsu


Joseph Luster is the Games and Web editor at Otaku USA Magazine. You can read his brand new comic, MONSTER FLIGHT, at subhumanzoids. Follow him on Twitter @Moldilox..

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