April 18, 2014 1:49 PM ET


Company Overview of Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC

Company Overview

Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC develops and markets video games consoles in the United States and Canada. It offers a PlayStation and PS one game console; PlayStation 2 and PLAYSTATION 3 computer entertainment systems; and PlayStation Portable, a handheld entertainment system. The company also provides online and network services, such as PlayStation Network and PlayStation Store. In addition, it offers software game consoles and entertainment systems. The company provides its products through online stores. Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC was founded in 1994 and is based in Foster City, California. The company has additional offices in San Diego and Santa Monica, California...

919 East Hillsdale Boulevard

2nd Floor

Foster City, CA 94404

United States

Founded in 1994





Key Executives for Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC

Chief Executive Officer and President
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President
Vice President of Operations
Chief Executive Officer of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc and President of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc
President of Worldwide Studios
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC Key Developments

Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC Launches Infamous Second Son(TM) Exclusively for PlayStation(R)4

Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC announced the North American release of inFAMOUS Second Son(TM), a brand new installment in the popular open-world, action-adventure inFAMOUS(R) franchise, available exclusively for the PlayStation(R)4 (PS4(TM)) computer entertainment system. Developed by Sucker Punch Productions, renowned for the critically-acclaimed inFAMOUS and Sly Cooper(R) series, inFAMOUS Second Son takes full advantage of the impressive processing power of the PS4 system to deliver the most realistic and impressive gameplay experience to date. Told through the eyes of new character Delsin Rowe, a rebellious 24 year old Native American who unexpectedly discovers his own powers, players enjoy a diverse set of spectacular powers as they freely explore the Pacific Northwest city of Seattle and battle to take down an oppressive government force. Utilizing the fast speed, graphics processing power and high resolution output of the PS4 system, Sucker Punch pays tribute to their hometown of Seattle, Washington with a remarkable level of visual fidelity. In native 1080p, Second Son captures the realistic weather, architecture and atmosphere of the city, complete with dynamic lighting, realistic rain and puddles, as well as local businesses and iconic landmarks. inFAMOUS Second Son also delivers an emotionally driven cinematic storyline with its ultra-realistic in-game cut scenes and character animations made possible through Sucker Punch's advanced 3D facial motion capture techniques. Other tech advancements include a new particle system built specifically for the PS4 hardware to create stunning visual and special effects that bring Delsin's powers to life through hundreds of thousands of on-screen particles. Streamlined gameplay mechanics and DUALSHOCK(R)4 wireless controller enhancements provide a fluid gameplay experience with improved accuracy and responsiveness. Contextual integration of the DUALSHOCK 4 touchpad, speaker and light bar also provides more immersive game moments.

Sony Computer Entertainment America Announces Executive Changes, Effect from March 31, 2014 and April 1, 2014

Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. announced that Jack Tretton will step down from his role as President and CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment America as of March 31, 2014. This is a result of a mutual agreement between Mr. Tretton and SCEA not to renew their contractual relationship. Shawn Layden, currently Executive Vice President and COO of Sony Network Entertainment International, will become President and CEO of SCEA, effective April 1, 2014. A 15-year PlayStation veteran, Layden was one of the founding members of SNEI in 2010, joining the company directly from Sony Computer Entertainment, where he most recently held the position of President, Sony Computer Entertainment Japan.

SCE Presents at Fifth-Annual Smart Energy Summit, Feb-18-2014 11:00 AM

SCE Presents at Fifth-Annual Smart Energy Summit, Feb-18-2014 11:00 AM. Venue: Four Seasons, Austin, Texas, United States. Speakers: Dave Kaintz, Manager of Programs and Projects.

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