Sony Interactive Entertainment
Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) – formerly Sony Computer Entertainment – is a multinational video game company owned by Sony Corporation. SIE was founded in 1993 to lead Sony’s venture into the video game industry via the PlayStation brand. Since its launch, SIE has expanded into several territories, and now handles the research and development, production, and sales of both hardware and software for the PlayStation brand. SIE is also a developer and publisher of video game titles, and operates several subsidiaries in North America, Europe and Asia.