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Sony issues underwhelming sales forecast for Vita and PSP in FY14

Sony issues underwhelming sales forecast for Vita and PSP in FY14

Sony’s latest financial report clearly shows its handheld division is struggling, and the company isn’t one to disagree as it looks forward.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 10th 2013 at 2:08AM in News
Namco Bandai localizes iDOLM@STER games for iOS, charging $55 for each

Namco Bandai localizes iDOLM@STER games for iOS, charging $55 for each

Namco Bandai has localized and ported the three versions of its iDOLM@STER: Shiny Festa title, bringing the Japan exclusive PSP franchise to iOS for the seemingly absurd price of $54.99 ...

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 23rd 2013 at 4:53AM in News
PlayStation sales down 15.1% as Sony lowers handheld sales forecasts once again

PlayStation sales down 15.1% as Sony lowers handheld sales forecasts once again

Sales in Sony’s games division fell 15.1 per cent in the quarter ending December 31st, although overall Sony has enjoyed somewhat of a reversal of fortune.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 7th 2013 at 9:39AM in News
Sony's games division suffers £29m Q1 loss

Sony's games division suffers £29m Q1 loss

Sony's games division has posted a $45m (£28.9m) operating loss for the quarter ending June 30th.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 2nd 2012 at 10:28AM in News

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Alan Duncan leaves PlayStation UK

Alan Duncan leaves PlayStation UK

Marketing director Alan Duncan has left SCE UK after almost 13 years at the platform holder.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jul 19th 2012 at 5:40PM in News
Ice White PSP-E1000 arriving in UK this July

Ice White PSP-E1000 arriving in UK this July

A new colour variant of the PSP will be released at UK retail in July.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 29th 2012 at 1:07PM in News
3DS nears UK 1m; Vita sales slow compared to PSP

3DS nears UK 1m; Vita sales slow compared to PSP

Nintendo’s 3DS could hit the 1m unit sales milestone next month.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 22nd 2012 at 11:10AM in News
Vita gets more PSP titles

Vita gets more PSP titles

Sony has re-released 13 PSP titles on the US PlayStation Store that can now be downloaded directly to Vita.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on May 16th 2012 at 10:56AM in News

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GameStop removes PSP titles from smaller locations

GameStop removes PSP titles from smaller locations

GameStop has pulled Playstation Portable games from the smallest quarter of its stores in what the company is describing as an effort to make the most of its merchandising space.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 14th 2012 at 2:07AM in News
TV ad focus: PS Vita vs other handhelds

TV ad focus: PS Vita vs other handhelds

Sony launched the PS Vita last month and the TV rating results for its first burst of advertising activity have been revealed. 

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Mar 26th 2012 at 11:46AM in News
Vita continues to lack traction in Japan

Vita continues to lack traction in Japan

Sales of Sony’s PlayStation Vita in Japan barely scraped above 10,000 units last week as both Nintendo’s 3DS and its predecessor the PSP outsold it once again.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 8th 2012 at 11:46AM in News
INFOGRAPHIC: How do Vita sales compare with handheld rivals?

INFOGRAPHIC: How do Vita sales compare with handheld rivals?

With the PS Vita now competing with Nintendo’s 3DS on the world stage, how are these systems faring against each other and the rest of the portable consoles on the ...

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Mar 5th 2012 at 11:50AM in News

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Sony scraps PSP comic service

Sony scraps PSP comic service

Time has been called on the Comics section of the PSP’s PlayStation Store.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 15th 2012 at 10:17AM in News
Sony shifts 6.5m PlayStation consoles over Christmas

Sony shifts 6.5m PlayStation consoles over Christmas

In excess of 6.5m PlayStation consoles were sold worldwide in the period between November 18th to December 31st, Sony has estimated.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 10th 2012 at 2:00AM in News
3D PSP screen hits online retail

3D PSP screen hits online retail

An accessory that lets PSP owners view games in 3D is available to order online.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Dec 13th 2011 at 3:46PM in News
Smartphones overtake DS and PSP

Smartphones overtake DS and PSP

Mobile analytics firm Flurry says iOS and Android games now generate more revenue than all of Nintendo and Sony’s portable games combined.

Tim Green
by Tim Green
on Nov 11th 2011 at 9:07AM in News

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Vita UMD Passport announced

Vita UMD Passport announced

Sony has revealed a fresh initiative that it hopes will encourage PSP owners to make the step up to PlayStation Vita when it is released in Japan in a month’s ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 11th 2011 at 8:47AM in News
Vita buyers - don't throw away your UMDs

Vita buyers - don't throw away your UMDs

Sony is hatching a plan that it hopes will entice more PSP owners to its next-generation PlayStation Vita system.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 11th 2011 at 8:38AM in News
Vita/PSP cross-platform multiplayer confirmed

Vita/PSP cross-platform multiplayer confirmed

PlayStation Vita owners will still be able to enjoy multiplayer games with PSP owners across an ad-hoc connection.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Sep 23rd 2011 at 11:43AM in News
Brand Map: LittleBigPlanet

Brand Map: LittleBigPlanet

With the Move patch for LittleBigPlanet going live recently, GameVision looks at the ongoing success of this relatively recent IP. 

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Sep 15th 2011 at 5:44PM in News
Sony considering 'UMD conversion program' for PS Vita

Sony considering 'UMD conversion program' for PS Vita

We know that PS Vita is compatible with most digital PSP games, but Sony says it may also have a solution for those who own UMD versions of some titles.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 14th 2011 at 11:32AM in News
Sony targets teens with new PSP

Sony targets teens with new PSP

SCEE chief Jim Ryan says a sub-£90 PSP will grow the platform’s audience and draw in the younger consumer.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Sep 5th 2011 at 1:02PM in News
PSP software slashed as Sony readies final push

PSP software slashed as Sony readies final push

Sony has announced a number of significant discounts on the price of digital PSP software.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 25th 2011 at 10:39AM in News