According to a revealing Wall Street Journal report, Sony wants to do business with major publishers to put the PlayStation 5 in the best possible position at launch next year. The publication claims that the platform owner focuses on large, high-budget titles – and places both time-limited exclusivity and exclusive content in order to differentiate.
This will likely lead to an expansion of his PS4 strategy, with which he works closely with major versions like Destiny and Watch Dogs giving him the upper hand. If anything, his bargaining power has probably increased since the launch of his current-generation console. So do not be surprised if he highlights some impressive third-party titles when the PS5 is finally introduced to the world.
All This is at the expense of smaller indie studios, according to WSJ ̵