Shuhei Yoshida says more western developed games for PSP2 will be announced at E3

Thursday, 27th January 2011 22:10 GMT By Stephany Nunneley


Shuhei Yoshida, Sony Computer Entertainment America’s senior vice president of product development, had plenty to say about PSP2, a.k.a. NGP, today during the firm’s unveiling of the handheld in Tokyo. An in the video interview with Gamespot posted below the break, he tells the site that the games shown during today’s event are just a taste of what’s to come.

According to Yoshida, the fact that there was more Japanese developers listed as creating games for the handheld than western studios basically boils down to the fact the event was held in Japan. Come E3, though, Yoshida said Sony plans to announce more games from the west being created for PSP2.

This could explain why EA and THQ were both missing from the massive list of developers handed out today.

PSP2 does not have a price just yet, nor and exact release date, but now that it’s out in the open and no longer in rumorville, expect Sony to announce more goodies for it from now until the big LA shebang this summer.



  1. Moonwalker1982

    Why you guys still calling it PSP2?

    #1 4 years ago
  2. Callum

    Steph’s a rebel.

    Also, NGP is a shite name.

    #2 4 years ago
  3. Stephany Nunneley

    What @2 said.

    #3 4 years ago
  4. Goffee

    NGP is just a work-in-progress name, they’ll call it PSP2 or PS3P or something later on.

    #4 4 years ago
  5. earlyrock

    I’d like to see what the Rockstar title will be. They always supported PSP well. Something GTAish I guess, although something new would be nice.

    #5 4 years ago
  6. Sini

    Where is my sequel to Siren? Why aren’t you co-publishing Fatal Frame Move with Tecmo???

    #6 4 years ago
  7. Kuwabara


    #7 4 years ago
  8. mojo

    1. because NGP is still a codename and everyone and his dog knows it as psp2.

    #8 4 years ago

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