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Sony Sells Off All Of Its Shares In Square Enix

By Sato . April 16, 2014 . 2:55am

Sony Computer Entertainment Inc., a fully owned subsidiary of Sony, have come to an agreement with SMBC Nikko Securities Inc., one of Japan’s three largest brokerage firms, for the transfer of 9,520,000 shares they had in Square Enix.

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Seth Killian Is No Longer With Sony Computer Entertainment [Update]

By Ishaan . March 25, 2014 . 10:45am

Seth Killian has left Sony Computer Entertainment, a source at Sony’s Santa Monica studio has shared with Siliconera.

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Sony Computer Entertainment Sees Lay-Offs At Three Studios [Update]

By Ishaan . March 25, 2014 . 6:05am

Sony Computer Entertainment has been hit with more lay-offs. Three studios were affected in the lay-off proceedings—Evolution Studios, Guerilla Cambridge, and SCE London Studio.

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Infamous Lead Designer Leaves Sucker Punch Productions

By Ishaan . March 19, 2014 . 6:13am

Sucker Punch Productions lead designer Jaime Griesemer has left the studio.

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God of War III Creative Director Leaves Sony Santa Monica

By Ishaan . March 19, 2014 . 12:58am

God of War III director Stig Asmussen has left Sony Computer Entertainment’s Santa Monica Studio.

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Sony Computer Entertainment America President Jack Tretton To Step Down

By Ishaan . March 6, 2014 . 1:10pm

“This is a result of a mutual agreement between Mr. Tretton and SCEA not to renew their contractual relationship,” says Sony.

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Shuhei Yoshida On Growing Indie Games In Japan

By Sato . February 7, 2014 . 5:29pm

During an interview with Famitsu magazine, Yoshida talks about indie games and his expectations of Japanese developers.

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More Announcements To Come After PS4 Launch Says Sony Japan

By Sato . January 18, 2014 . 5:00pm

Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia president Hiroshi Kawano discusses the upcoming PlayStation 4 launch in Japan.

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Sony Recaps Other PlayStation 4 Launches For Japan

By Spencer . January 1, 2014 . 10:38pm

This little clip made for Japan recaps PlayStation 4 launches from last year to build up hype for the February 22 launch.

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Sony Teases A Possible Return Of The PocketStation

By Sato . November 1, 2013 . 3:01am

If you remember Sony’s PocketStation it might be because of Final Fantasy VIII and the Chocobo World mini-RPG. This game was played on a Japan-only PsOne memory card peripheral with a LCD screen.

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God of War II Director Cory Barlog Returns To Sony Santa Monica

By Ishaan . August 9, 2013 . 3:00pm

God of War II director Cory Barlog has returned to Sony Santa Monica Studio, the game designer announced via the PlayStation Blog today.

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These Companies Are Coming To Tokyo Game Show (Yes, Microsoft Is Back)

By Spencer . June 28, 2013 . 6:18pm

One company missing from the list is Level-5. They had their own event in 2011, but attended Tokyo Game Show with a big Fantasy Life display in 2012.

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PlayStation 4 Pictures And Specs Straight From Sony, System Has 500GB Hard Drive

By Spencer . June 10, 2013 . 10:28pm

Sony released more pictures of the PlayStation 4 along with announcing the $399 price point for North America. The base console includes a 500GB hard drive, 6x speed Blu-Ray drive, a DualShock 4, and a headset.

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Sony Trademarks Greatness Awaits, Oh Wait That’s The PS4 Marketing Slogan

By Spencer . May 15, 2013 . 2:10am

Last week, Siliconera revealed that Sony Computer Entertainment America was preparing a marketing campaign for PlayStation 4 centered around the slogan “Greatness Awaits.” SCEA filed a trademark for “Greatness Awaits” too. Hmm…

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Sony’s PlayStation 4 Marketing Slogan Is "Greatness Awaits"

By Spencer . May 9, 2013 . 1:51pm

Sony is going to give PlayStation 4 a big marketing push and the keywords behind it are “Greatness Awaits.” Siliconera obtained a leak from a company working on the campaign.