Sony Computer Entertainment America executive Adam Boyes announced that he is departing the company after spending the last four years as the PlayStation brand s VP of publisher & developer relations.
Boyes expressed a desire to return to the world of game development as part of his departure, noting that he s going to make games again on the independent side.
Boyes worked within multiple PlayStation divisions during his tenure, including Publisher Relations, Developer Relations, Portfolio Strategy, Financial Strategy, Partner Alliance, and Third Party Production.
Sony has not yet announced how it intends to fill Boyes position at the company.
Serving as a public face for Sony s PlayStation brand in recent years, Boyes announced major upcoming releases and initiatives at the Electronic Entertainment Expo and other events.
Notably, Boyes starred alongside Sony Worldwide Studios President Shuhei Yoshida in a widely shared video poking fun at Microsoft s presumptive plans to hobble the used games market prior to the launch of the Xbox One.