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SSJ Shinagawa Bldg
1-6-27, Konan

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About the studio


Japan Studio

Sony Computer Entertainment's founding studio is located in the centre of Tokyo. Over 400 people work for Japan Studio to create some of the most original and groundbreaking titles ever seen on PlayStation®, such as LocoRoco, Echochrome, Patapon and Shirokishi - The White Knight Chronicles.

Established in November 1993, its position in the heart of SCE's international headquarters affords Japan Studio opportunities to pioneer new gaming techniques using the very latest SCE hardware technology. The building has state of the art facilities, including a sound recording studio and video editing suite.

Japan Studio prides itself on creating games that defy conventional genres and in the cases of LocoRoco and Patapon have been responsible for creating entirely new styles of gameplay. LocoRoco has won awards around the world, including two AIAS awards(The Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences) in 2007 and two BAFTAs(The British Academy of Film and Television Arts ) in 2006 (both organisations named LocoRoco their Children's Game Of The Year). Additionally Japan Studio has won multiple awards for its work on Shadow of the Colossus including the Future Award from the 9th CESA Game Awards.


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