Sony Invests In Discord, To Integrate It With PlayStation In 2022
Published on May 04, 2021 at 12:50AM
Sony Interactive Entertainment and Discord will connect the communication service to PlayStation Network early next year, now that Sony has taken an ownership stake in Discord’s latest round of capital-raising. Polygon reports: SIE president and CEO Jim Ryan didn’t list specifics for how PlayStation and Discord will work together. “Our goal is to bring the Discord and PlayStation experiences closer together on console and mobile starting early next year,” Ryan said, “allowing friends, groups, and communities to hang out, have fun, and communicate more easily while playing games together.” Sony’s investment in Discord was made “to bring these experiences to life for our players,” he said. Ryan said both companies are already at work on Discord/PSN integration. “Empowering players to create communities and enjoy shared gaming experiences is at the heart of what we do,” Ryan said.
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