Entries in 'yoshida' (23)

Sony: Project Morpheus is an easier sell to indies than publishers

Sony: Project Morpheus is an easier sell to indies than publishers

Despite Facebook’s entry into the virtual reality market doesn’t mean the sector won’t be led by indie developers.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 31st 2014 at 11:09AM in News
Yoshida says industry 'needs' Nintendo, should switch focus from core games market

Yoshida says industry 'needs' Nintendo, should switch focus from core games market

President of Sony Worldwide Studios Shuhei Yoshida has said that a healthy and successful Nintendo is vital to the overall video games industry.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 13th 2013 at 9:36AM in News
Sony: We don't do mid-sized games any more

Sony: We don't do mid-sized games any more

A lot has been written about PlayStation’s remarkable journey over the last few years.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Sep 17th 2013 at 3:35PM in News
Yoshida: "I think we can still pursue handheld market" with Vita

Yoshida: "I think we can still pursue handheld market" with Vita

The president of SCE Worldwide Studios has perhaps for the first time admitted that question marks hang over the long-term future of PlayStation Vita.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 22nd 2013 at 1:48PM in News

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Sony looking for right time to "re-announce" The Last Guardian

Sony looking for right time to "re-announce" The Last Guardian

Patience, Team Ico fans – Sony hasn’t yet abandoned plans to release much-delayed PS3 title The Last Guardian.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 22nd 2013 at 12:41PM in News
Now Southampton FC strikes gaming deal with EA Sports

Now Southampton FC strikes gaming deal with EA Sports

Yes, the author of this piece is a Southampton fan. But that doesn’t mean the story will be in any way biased or overly enthusiastic.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 9th 2013 at 10:02AM in News
Yoshida confesses "love" for Oculus Rift as 1080p prototype is revealed

Yoshida confesses "love" for Oculus Rift as 1080p prototype is revealed

The arrival of virtual reality headset Oculus Rift on consoles is a step closer.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 13th 2013 at 3:31PM in News
SONY: PS4 is region free, has upgradable HDD; Yoshida says it was "a great day"

SONY: PS4 is region free, has upgradable HDD; Yoshida says it was "a great day"

The PlayStation 4 will be region free and allow gamers to upgrade the internal hard drive.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 11th 2013 at 9:35AM in News

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'Always-on' never considered for PS4, Sony claims

'Always-on' never considered for PS4, Sony claims

Sony never believed that an always-on was a viable option for the PlayStation 4.

by Seth Tipps
on May 8th 2013 at 10:41AM in News
Sony: No need to show PS4 console yet

Sony: No need to show PS4 console yet

Insatiable, that's what the games industry is.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Feb 21st 2013 at 3:23PM in News
Sony: PS4 won't require 'always-on' internet connection

Sony: PS4 won't require 'always-on' internet connection

Sony’s next-gen PS4 console will not require a constant internet connection for users to access its features, Sony’s worldwide Studios president has said.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Feb 21st 2013 at 1:40PM in News
The Last Guardian will definitely be out in 2013, right? RIGHT?

The Last Guardian will definitely be out in 2013, right? RIGHT?

ony worldwide studios president Shuhei Yoshida has refused to commit to a 2013 release date for troubled game The Last Guardian.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Nov 6th 2012 at 3:49PM in News

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Sony admits that Vita is failing to entice third parties

Sony admits that Vita is failing to entice third parties

Eight months into latest portable gaming project, Sony has admitted to key struggles with the PlayStation Vita.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 10th 2012 at 8:37AM in News
Yoshida: We are 'very happy' with Vita so far

Yoshida: We are 'very happy' with Vita so far

PS Vita got short shrift during Sony’s E3 presentation, but don’t mistake that for a lack of energy behind the new handheld.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Jun 18th 2012 at 1:32PM in News
Uncharted 4... for iPhone and iPad?

Uncharted 4... for iPhone and iPad?

Platform holders traditionally rule their domains with an iron fist. But the market is changing. These are challenging times.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 29th 2012 at 10:22AM in News
Yoshida: Vita owners "will see the value" of £45 games

Yoshida: Vita owners "will see the value" of £45 games

President of SCE Worldwide Studios Shuhei Yoshida is confident that consumers will happily pay full price for Vita games.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Feb 14th 2012 at 3:17PM in News

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Last Guardian devs facing "very difficult challenge"

Last Guardian devs facing "very difficult challenge"

Shuhei Yoshida has admitted that the development team working on delayed PS3 exclusive The Last Guardian is facing some “very difficult challenges”.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 13th 2012 at 11:13AM in News
Yoshida 'shocked' by 3DS circle pad design

Yoshida 'shocked' by 3DS circle pad design

The president of SCEA Worldwide Studios has admitted that he found Nintendo’s controversial decision to release a second circle pad add-on for 3DS “shocking”.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 19th 2011 at 3:57PM in News
Yoshida laments PSPgo mistakes

Yoshida laments PSPgo mistakes

The boss of Sony Worldwide Studios has admitted that Sony got it wrong with the release of the digital-only PSPgo.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 3rd 2011 at 10:35AM in News
Sony: 3DS is just a DS update

Sony: 3DS is just a DS update

Shuhei Yoshida, the head of Sony Worldwide Studios, has casually dismissed Nintendo's efforts with the 3DS as the pre-E3 mud-slinging gets into full speed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 3rd 2011 at 10:24AM in News
NGP and PSP will co-exist

NGP and PSP will co-exist

The upcoming launch of the NGP later this year does not spell the death of the PSP, Sony has confirmed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 14th 2011 at 9:10AM in News
Sony making money on PS3 at last

Sony making money on PS3 at last

Sony Worldwide Studios president Shuhei Yoshida has stated that Sony is at last making money on each and every PS3 console that it sells.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 29th 2010 at 5:20PM in News
Sony: PS3 sales up 130%

Sony: PS3 sales up 130%

Following SCEE president’s David Reeves upbeat forecast of the year ahead for PlayStation, fellow executives have praised the achievements of the business in the last 12 months and predicted ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 6th 2009 at 11:35AM in News