ForwardWorks Corporation has been created by Sony to make smartphone games. There is not much known about the company right now, Sony has revealed that the company will make use of Sony game characters and franchises.


Tokyo, March 24, 2016 – Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. that will change its company name to Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc. (SIE) effective Friday, April 1st, 2016, announced today the formation of ForwardWorks Corporation (ForwardWorks), a new company that is aimed to deploy new services toward the ever-expanding smart device market. ForwardWorks will begin its operation from April 1st, 2016.

ForwardWorks will leverage the intellectual property of the numerous PlayStation® dedicated software titles and its gaming characters as well as the knowledge and know-how of gaming development expertise which was acquired over the years with PlayStation® business to provide gaming application optimized for smart devices including smartphones* to users in Japan and Asia. The company will aim to deliver users with opportunity to casually enjoy full-fledged game titles in the new filed of the smart device market.

SIE will vigorously maximize the corporate value and create new business opportunities through the establishment of ForwardWorks.

Presss Release - http://www.scei.co.jp/en/corporate/r...16/160324.html
News Source - http://www.gamespot.com/articles/son.../1100-6435976/