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Garnet Red And Azurite Blue PS3s Coming In February

By Spencer . January 20, 2013 . 11:20pm

Living room fashionistas rejoice! Sony announced two more PS3 colors for Japan, Azurite Blue and Garnet Red. Each slim(er) PS3 includes a 250GB hard drive and matching DualShock 3 controller for 24,980 yen ($280).

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PlayStation 2 Has Finished Its Run In Japan, Sony Ends System Shipments

By Spencer . December 28, 2012 . 1:18am

The PlayStation 2 launched in Japan on March 4, 2000 and the console lived beyond its ten year expected life cycle. Sony continues to ship new PS2s, but they won’t release any more new consoles in Japan.

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320 GB PlayStation 3 Plus PlayStation Plus On Sale At Amazon

By Spencer . December 18, 2012 . 12:42pm

Amazon has a PlayStation 3 bundle with a 320 GB console and one year of PlayStation Plus on sale today.

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Over 70 Million PlayStation 3s Sold, PlayStation Move Moves 15 Million

By Spencer . November 16, 2012 . 3:04am

On November 4, the PlayStation 3 reached the 70 million units sold worldwide milestone.

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Sony Lower Sales Forecast For PlayStation Vita And PSP

By Ishaan . November 1, 2012 . 12:17am

Sony have announced another revision to their sales forecast for PlayStation Vita and PSP.

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Red/Black PSP Value Pack Set For Holiday Release In Japan

By Spencer . October 1, 2012 . 9:53pm

The PlayStation Portable value pack includes a red/black PSP-3000, 2GB memory card, pouch, cleaning cloth, 1200mAh battery pack, and AC adapter for 14,800 yen ($190).

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Manhattan Could’ve Been 28 Days Later Meets New York City For PS3

By Spencer . August 21, 2012 . 12:25pm

Sony Computer Entertainment Cambridge’s art director Jason Wilson revealed a pitch for a game called Manhattan.

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Sony Post Q1 Loss, Lower PlayStation Vita And PSP Sales Forecast

By Ishaan . August 2, 2012 . 8:30am

Amidst declining sales, Sony have revised their hardware sales forecast for the rest of their fiscal year.

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Sony Computer Entertainment Acquires Cloud Gaming Company Gaikai

By Spencer . July 1, 2012 . 11:48pm

Gaikai processes games on servers and streams the data into web browsers and other devices like tablets and mobile phones. Games like Dead Rising 2: Off the Record, Crysis 2, and Alan Wake run on Gaikai.

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PlayStation Sales Down, But Expected To Swing Back Up This Year

By Ishaan . May 10, 2012 . 3:08am

Sony reported losses due to weak PlayStation sales and impacts from natural disasters in 2011, but expect things to take a turn for the better this year.

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Leak Spills Tidbits About Sony’s Next Killzone Game

By Spencer . May 7, 2012 . 12:04pm

Sony Computer Entertainment is recording a teaser for a future Killzone game, a source tells Siliconera that starts with “My sons and my daughters, today we take the first step toward our imperial future.”

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Sony Closes Down SOCOM Developer, Zipper Interactive

By Ishaan . March 31, 2012 . 12:30pm

Sony’s SOCOM, MAG and Unit 13 developer, Zipper Interactive, are no more.

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PlayStation 3 Price And Market Deterioration Drive Losses For Sony

By Ishaan . February 2, 2012 . 9:00am

Other factors cited included floods in Thailand and unfavourable exchange rates.

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Little Deviants Developer Closes Down, Killzone Vita Studio “Restructured”

By Ishaan . January 10, 2012 . 1:28pm

Sony are making changes to their internal game studios in Europe once again.

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On November 18, PSN Games Can Only Be Activated On Two Systems

By Spencer . November 4, 2011 . 2:33am

Games purchased earlier will not be affected and can still be activated on say five different PS3s, but PSN downloads afterwards will be capped at two activations. Users will need to deactivate a game if they want to run it on a third device.

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Sony Patent Reveals Biometric PS3 Controller And Handheld

By Spencer . November 1, 2011 . 1:00pm

Sony has a list of biometric gameplay mechanics too like difficulty levels that change depending on how stress a player is and characters that sync up to your physiological state.

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