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2008-10-13 09:00:07

By YURI KAGEYAMA By Yuri Kageyama The Associated Press Video game rivals Sony and Microsoft are going head-to-head in virtual worlds for their home consoles later this year.

2008-10-09 11:50:00

Video game makers Microsoft and Sony are preparing to launch new interactive services that will place gamers in real-time interactive computer-graphic worlds.

2008-10-02 13:15:00

Sony Corp said on Wednesday its PlayStation 3 video game console and its portable cousin, the PSP, are selling faster than expected and are poised to meet full-year sales targets even if the current economic crisis hurts holiday demand.

2008-09-18 03:00:11

TOKYO, Sept. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Computer Entertainment (SCE) today announced that it would release Life with PlayStation(R) for PLAYSTATION(R)3 (PS3(R)) today, September 18, 2008, worldwide simultaneously.

2008-09-09 09:00:29

FOSTER CITY, Calif., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc. (SCEA) announced today the North American release of SingStar(R) Country, available exclusively for the PlayStation(R)2 computer entertainment system (PS2(TM)) on October 28.

2008-08-20 12:00:27

TOKYO, Aug. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) today announced that it would release the Wireless Keypad, a new peripheral for SIXAXIS(TM) and DUALSHOCK(R)3 wireless controllers for PLAYSTATION(R)3 (PS3(R)), this holiday season throughout the world.

2008-07-10 09:00:37

FOSTER CITY, Calif. and LONDON, July 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Computer Entertainment America (SCEA) and Sony Computer Entertainment Europe (SCEE) today announced a partnership with Double Fusion to deliver dynamic in-game advertising on PLAYSTATION(R)3 (PS3(TM)).

2008-05-08 11:50:00

The release of “Grand Theft Auto IV” exceeded sales expectations, reaching more than $500 million in first week sales, and topping week one sales of Microsoft Corp.’s “Halo 3” on opening day alone.

2008-05-07 13:15:00

Kaz Hirai, president of Sony Computer Entertainment, believes the PlayStation 3 will be the leading console and will help Sony reclaim its position as the leading games console maker.

2008-05-02 11:10:00

Consumer reaction to the recent release of Rockstar Games’ “Grand Theft Auto 4,” may result in a change in ranks among popular games on the popular online service Xbox Live.

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