Sony Computer Entertainment announced a merger between its Japan (home market) and Asian (other APAC markets) divisions, resulting in a newer unified Asian division, with heads from both erstwhile divisions, in an effort to trim payroll, and consolidate cash.
WiFi+3G variants of Sony's PlayStation Vita portable game console received a massive price-cut over the weekend, across the U.S. It now starts at $199.97, down from $299.99. The base bundle includes an 8 GB memory card, and vouchers for a free PSN game.
With four days ahead of PlayStation Meeting 2013, where we could see the future Sony's game console, picture of PlayStation 4 controller gets revealed. The picture came from an unknown source who sent it to Destructoid, but it clearly shows new PS4 controller.
As we approach Sony's and Microsoft's announcement for their next-generation gaming console, the rumours are not stopping. A new report claims the price of the PlayStation 4 which should be around $449 and Xbox 720 Siri-Style natural language voice control.
With news that Sony could officially unveil the next generation console at PlayStation Meeting 2013, now we have another intriguing rumour. The Xbox 720 GPU specifications have surfaces and published which confirms many previous leaks about the Xbox graphics chip.
Sony unveiled the new Ice Silver color option for its PlayStation Vita console, targeting the APAC region. The company's Malaysia, Singapore, and Hong Kong offices each posted announcements of the new PS Vita flavor arriving in their markets by March 6th.
It appears that 2013 should be a year of smartphones and game consoles. After a little "discussion" between Sony and Microsoft about who will first unveil their next-gen console specifications, it looks like Sony could be the first to display the console itself.
There are all kinds of rumors being tossed around the internet concerning the capabilities of the next generations consoles. So far it's just rumor and speculation as there have been no official announcements. Sony CEO, Kaz Hirai, says that Microsoft can open up first.