Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has announced the formation of WB Games San Francisco, a new studio in San Francisco set to open this year.

The studio will specialise in developing and publishing "high-quality, free-to-play, mobile, social and browser-based games".

"We are extremely pleased to add WB Games San Francisco to our global portfolio of studios and publishing capabilities," said Martin Tremblay, president, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. "As our company has grown over the years, it has been a high priority to attract and cultivate creativity and innovation in top markets for game development around the world."

WB Games San Francisco will also oversee publishing of all other mobile games developed by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment.

Source: Press release