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Mario, Link, Pikachu and the rest of the Nintendo’s franchise characters have faced many a battle, but it could take all their combined powers – and some luck – to save the day for the world’s largest maker of video-game consoles.
The next evolution in the videogame console war almost went to download-only games. Both Sony and Microsoft reportedly considered videogame console systems that required gamers to download programs rather than buy discs.
The Sony Corporation issued a public apology on Tuesday, Dec. 20 to customers who have purchased their new handheld videogame console, the Playstation Vita.
In an effort to spur sales in a lagging video game system market, Sony announced it is cutting the price of its Playstation 3 to $249.
The maker of the Wii gaming system, Nintendo, claims it will be launching a successor to its motion-based game console in the next year as it struggles to woo customers back from rivals Microsoft and Sony.
Nintendo said Tuesday that it sold 600,000 Wii consoles in the US last week.
TOKYO, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) today announced that the sales of PlayStationÂ®Move motion controller for the PlayStationÂ®3 (PS3Â®) computer entertainment system reached over 4.1 million units worldwide(*1).
A group of hardware hackers claimed they are about to release the first product to allow gamers to play homemade and pirated games on the system.
Sony Computer Entertainment Inc today announced that the holiday season retail sales of PlayStationÂ®3 computer entertainment systems during the five weeks following the last week of November 2009 exceeded 3.8 million units worldwide.
- A coin originally worth six pennies Scots, and later three; held equivalent to an English halfpenny.
- (in plural) Money; cash.