Salvadoran Video Game Company is the first Latin American publisher for PlayStation 4
Ludus has become the first Sony’s Publisher in Latin America, no other company has this category in the region. According to Mike Foster, Developer Relations at Sony Interactive Entertainment America LLC, Ludus is responsible for the selection of the best videogames of the region and lead them to Sony video game consoles.
Ludus is the first video games and animations Publisher in El Salvador. It was created to help our Dev Partners in the process of commercialization of their video games into the general market by providing them the following services: publishing, marketing, sales and PR required to achieve commercial success.
With the formalization of being a Sony’s Publisher, Ludus received an inversion on equipment with a value of $8,000.00 to develop and test video games on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita. Being the only owners of Sony’s testing Kits in Latin America .
Also, it had been a negotiation with Sony and with the other dos video games giants to lend the development and testing kits to all our Dev Partners. With this, they will reduce their costs because they won’t need to buy these kits.
“Counting with this support by PlayStation is an incredible satisfaction and compromise. We received congratulations of many people on the industry of different countries like Argentina and Costa Rica, because of the initiative of establish LUDUS as a company focused in the commercialization of video games and animation”, according to Alessandro Biollo, Director of Ludus Company.
Sony allows to Ludus to registrate any Dev Partners as Official Sony Developers. In the last months, Ludus obtain an agreement with PlayStation 4 for the distribution of the video game Sancho Villa, from the mexican studio 2DNutz. Also, Ludus is testing on PlayStation 4 the salvadoran video game Stereo Aereo from Stonebot Studios
Currently, the company is commercializing video games on mobile devices, PC and consoles. Also, Ludus is helping others Developers to generate synergies between them, to obtain inversion in video games development and/or upgrades.
Ludus had presence with the portfolio of their Dev Partner Studios on the most important animation and video games worldwide events. These events are in many countries such as USA, Canada and Taiwan. For example, events as Game Developers Conference, Game ON Ventures, Kidscreen Summit, Indie Cade L.A. and Taiwan Creative Expo. Also, Ludus has on schedule many more events for the 2017 where will present the creative projects of all the Dev Partner Studios.
Countries like El Salvador are starting to be on the focus of the worldwide video game community. Because of the participation on special events and the negotiations that still ongoing with many International firms.