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Tretton: Sony will “avoid repeating” PS3′s launch problems for NGP, global launch unlikely

Friday, 28 January 2011 05:44 GMT By Brenna Hillier

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SCE America CEO Jack Tretton has commented that Sony has learned from the financial and production challenges of the PS3′s launch, and will not repeat them when the NPG releases this year, although a global launch may not be possible.

Tretton told Engadget that a simultaneous global launch would be ideal, but that “the reality might be something different.”

“I think our goal is, we would get at least one territory out by the end of holiday 2011,” he said. “It’s very difficult to have the quantities to be able to launch on a worldwide basis on the same date.”

“When you’re dealing with new technology, there’s always challenges you didn’t anticipate,” he continued. “There’s a ton of new technology, but I think we’ve been about reaching beyond the status quo and delivering technology that people couldn’t even envision, and with that comes risk.”

The CEO commented on the PlayStation 3′s troubled launch, calling the console “the biggest technological achievement [Sony has] ever had” but adding that “it wasn’t without challenges both financially and from a production standpoint”.

“I think at the end of the day it was worth it, but I think it certainly made for some difficult challenges. I think we’d look to avoid repeating that, but when you’re dealing with new technology there are always road blocks.”

Thanks, CVG.

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35 Comments

  1. Tallon 4

    As long as the release in Europe first, I’ll be fine :)

    #1 4 years ago
  2. Erthazus

    I want that stuff. But i need to see some games in Action.

    Uncharted is coo, but i thought it was just a port, now they are saying it’s a completely new experience. I want to see that too.

    #2 4 years ago
  3. Razor

    Oh, so Jack won’t be paying anyone if they find NGP on shelves? :)

    #3 4 years ago
  4. Renegade

    @1: I think Japan goes first…

    #4 4 years ago
  5. JimFear-666

    same as @4
    I would bet 100$ that japan will be first… Sony come from japan after all

    #5 4 years ago
  6. tenthousandgothsonacid

    The only problem with the ps3 launch is that it was TOO FUCKING EXPENSIVE

    I don’t see how they can avoid that with the NGP given the spec

    #6 4 years ago
  7. dragonsight

    i dont think the ps3 was to expensive when it came out. IF, you looked at what was being put into it. though, this latter turned into a double edge sword for sony as they took away backwards comparability to decrease manufacturing costs and people complained about the lack of ps2 game playback. when i bought mine i remember sony was selling it at a loss of about 18 dollars. so, we already know what sony is willing to do to get a new console into the hands of people. as far as this PSP2 goes i dont see any new type technology that hasnt been in the market for awhile or that is being produced by another company unlike the cell processor.

    #7 4 years ago
  8. Gekidami

    ^ People dont really care about about what you get for the price you pay and value. they just understand that a certain price point is high for a type of product and thats it.

    The only real problem i had with the PS3 launch is that it wasnt global. Looks like that isnt going to be fixed for the PSP2.

    #8 4 years ago
  9. Erthazus

    ” dont think the ps3 was to expensive when it came out.”

    It was expensive for the new tech, while maybe it was the cheapest blu ray player it was not worth at that time.
    Value was also questionable when 360 started to roll out Gears, announced that GTA 4 is also coming and etc.

    In 2009 everything changed dramatically when they started to pull out of their asses something.

    #9 4 years ago
  10. chronoss2

    Can somebody tell me how long did Europe have to wait after the original PSP hit japan ?

    #10 4 years ago
  11. Blerk

    “Every region by holiday 2011″ sounded miles away until I realised that it actually was 2011 already. What happened to 2010? I think I missed it. :-D

    Edit:
    Original PSP release dates:
    JP December 12, 2004
    NA March 24, 2005
    PAL September 1, 2005

    #11 4 years ago
  12. Madlink

    @ Blerk

    Wow I never realised that there was such a delay between the release for Japan and PAL territories with the PSP. Hopefully that’s not the case with the PSP2, though going by what Tretton is saying there it’s doubtful the UK will see it until 2012.

    I was genuinely surprised by the power it seems to have under its hood, so can’t wait to get my hands on one.

    #12 4 years ago
  13. Talyis

    @9 Erthazus buddy, in my opinion Sony came out pretty good, yes it was a bit expensive but the tech in it was a good deal for your purchase but I do agree with Gekidami about why most consumers didn’t buy it because of how they think of console pricing! In my opinion a lot of the bad sales also was effected by MS’s Sony bashing campaign, There was a lot of news bashing and fanboyism before it was even released! They may not have had an awesome release lineup aside from Resistance, but neither did the 360 they had Kameo and not much else! Now Gears is good but it’s a pretty hyped game same with Halo and even the same with GT and MGS in my opinion fun games yes but nothing amazing! I think the PS3 started it’s stride before 2009, it’s just more actual gamers stopped listening to all its bashing and finally opened there eyes!

    #13 4 years ago
  14. Erthazus

    @Talyis, i agree with you that Sony came out pretty good, but they didn’t CONVINCED consumer with: “Why you need this?” question. When you have innovative and cheap Wii and Xbox 360 that have no blu ray and absolutely hillarious E3 presentation you just don’t care anymore + blu Ray format at that time was questionable.

    Halo yeap is overrated piece of crap (Gears Of War 1 was also OK game at best) and MS campaign bashing Sony was also successfull, but Sony just didn’t do it right. They failed at everything.

    Yes there were goods. I still remember why i purchased PS3. Just for Metal Gear Solid 4 and i’m still satisfied. But thats how it was.

    Now look with NGP:

    1) Good specs
    2) Decent presentation
    3) Some interesting games and E3 is still too far.

    Next they need to introduce the RIGHT price for the consumer and you are done. You can sell it like hot cakes.

    #14 4 years ago
  15. AHA-Lambda

    right so 2012 for EU then? =(

    #15 4 years ago
  16. Moonwalker1982

    250 euros for it would be awesome, but i just don’t see that happening.

    #16 4 years ago
  17. Psychotext

    Europe will get fucked as usual. They know we love it when they treat us mean (hell, Europe buys far more playstation stuff than anywhere else in the world, so it must be true).

    #17 4 years ago
  18. Kuwabara

    those complaining about prices seriously need to get a job!!save for a fucking week and ull get it easily

    #18 4 years ago
  19. Gadzooks!

    It’s not a question of cost. Its a question of value.

    For the first year at least the PS3 was terrible value for money.

    #19 4 years ago
  20. theevilaires

    I never seen such a pathetic cry baby bunch. Its fucking money, how can you not know have a way to earn money. You fuckers are just lazy and want shit given to you. You don’t value what hard work and dedication can bring you.

    If anyone here bitching about the PS3 being $600 at launch still think it wasn’t worth it then you’re a fucking loser and your opinion shouldn’t be taken seriously from this day on. I do believe some things can be price way unreasonable but the PS3 was not especially when SONY was losing like $230 on every fucking machine to give you the best media capabilities value from a machine that could replace your PC for most things.

    How can you look at the PS3 from launch with all its features and say its not worth it now? How mother fucker HOW!? If SONY told you the machine could do 3D back in 2006 and showed it would it have been worth it then? You mother fuckers just make excuses but the fact of the matter is you’re low class pieces of shit who want life to be as easy as possible. Well let me let you in on a little secret ITS NOT EASY! You work your ass off hard for the finer things in life or you be a fucking slacker and have to settle with shit like the RROD all your life.

    Do me a favor, grab your nuts and repeat after me:

    I AM A MAN NOT A BOY
    I CONTROL MY LIFE
    I WILL CONQUER ANYTHING LIFE THROWS AT ME
    I MAKE THE MONEY THE MONEY DON’T MAKE ME
    I AM THE MAN!

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u5HRzaOFhec
    Now get the fuck out there and make that money and buy the PSP2 at launch if that’s what you really want!

    #20 4 years ago
  21. Psychotext

    “If SONY told you the machine could do 3D back in 2006 and showed it would it have been worth it then?”

    You realise that most gamers really couldn’t give a toss about 3D right?

    #21 4 years ago
  22. Blerk

    The PS3 totally wasn’t worth it at launch. :-D

    #22 4 years ago
  23. theevilaires

    You missed the point. My point is SONY could have said the PS3 could be used as a jet pack your mother fucking broke asses who can’t afford it would have still found excuses for not getting (or wanting) one. When the fact of the matter is you couldn’t afford it.

    Just say that instead of bashing a console that actually didn’t break on you in the first 3 months of purchase and so on for the next 3 years every year, scratch your disc because you bumped into your console slightly, and/or you only got half the game because you had to pay an extra $50 bucks to activate the other half. Just say I wish I could have a PSP2 but I can’t afford it.

    Is your little internet ego that precious that you can’t admit that. Stop trying to be cool bashing a system because you can’t afford it.

    #23 4 years ago
  24. StolenGlory

    I can’t afford the PSP2 either really, but I intend to save up long and hard for it :)

    #24 4 years ago
  25. theevilaires

    How the fuck can’t you afford $400 possibly, given $400 is not the price hopefully and would be too much, but the point is if you don’t have $400 lying around for no reason then you need help. Seriously guys come on I’ve hit hard times in my life but I bounced back gracefully and I could wipe $400 with my ass as toilet paper. Some of you guys are just fucking pathetic.

    #25 4 years ago
  26. Psychotext

    Wow

    #26 4 years ago
  27. Blerk

    Are you off your meds again, TEA? :-D

    #27 4 years ago
  28. StolenGlory

    @25

    Holy shit dude.

    Chill the fuck out homeslice :)

    #28 4 years ago
  29. Dr.Ghettoblaster

    Tea you’re one crazy muthafucka – i love it!

    #29 4 years ago
  30. OrbitMonkey

    Tea is available for birthdays & bar mitzvahs :-)

    #30 4 years ago
  31. theevilaires

    you forgot bachelorette parties ;)

    #31 4 years ago
  32. Crysis

    @TEA, Unfortunately not everyone is made out of money, we have mortgages/rent, he have electricity, we have gas, we have water, we have groceries, we have phone bills, we have internet bills, we have children: NONE of this is free, if you have $400+ to pull out of your arse, good for fucking you, but don’t you dare call people who don’t have money to rub on their arse ‘pathetic’, you ignorant snob.

    #32 4 years ago
  33. theevilaires

    I have all those things and I’m well aware so do others. people are just careless with their money and waste it on impulse purchases. That kind of thinking doesn’t help you in life financially. We all know the PSP2 is real, its coming out this year or maybe next year early spring (SONY is infamous with that trick tactic) start saving now. Its simple.

    Don’t sit on your ass the last minute when its about to come out and then bitch you can’t afford one. Everyone here can buy one I know that. But there’s a difference in “can buy” and “can afford”. Plan for the future thats my point. You have ample time if you really want one, but enough with the bitching and moaning if you know you can’t afford it. Lets not cause another PS3 vs 360 next gen of hardware is what I’m trying to prevent.

    #33 4 years ago
  34. G1GAHURTZ

    Meanwhile, in other parts of the world, people recently overthrew the government, because they couldn’t afford bread.

    #34 4 years ago
  35. theevilaires

    I’m aware of that too G1GA I’m not speaking about those people but everyday Americans who live in a country where they have a free chance to make something out of themselves choose not to. Then they get mad when foreigners come here and instantly start their own businesses and are driving a Mercedes Benz in 6 months time.

    #35 4 years ago

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    Nakatomi Plaza and Wayne Enterprises can now be yours in Cities: Skylines. Die Hard fans will be familiar with Nakatomi Plaza. Those who have never watched the first film and live in Los Angeles know it by its real-life name, FOX Plaza. It was created by Enos Shenk and is available through Steamworks. Those who […]

  • Call of Duty franchise has sold 175M copies, players have thrown 300B grenades

    With the Call of Duty Championship kicking off tomorrow, Activision has sent over a series infographic full of interesting figures such as the number of copies sold over 10 years and how many grenades players have tossed. According to the stats below, the Call of Duty franchise has sold 175 million copies across all platforms […]

  • Save up to 75% on select SEGA games on Steam this weekend

    SEGA has put many of its games on sale through Steam this weekend and the firm has also announced Eastside Hockey Manager is now available through Early Access. The sale runs through March 30. The entire Total War, Company of Heroes and Dawn of War back catalogs are discounted 75% and all associated DLC is […]

  • Batman: Arkham Knight PC confirmed as digital download-only in UK

    Batman: Arkham Knight will indeed be a download-only title on PC in the UK, Warner Bros. has confirmed to VG247. Batman: Arkham Knight will be available as both a physical and digital release for PS4, Xbox One and PC in North America and Europe. Again, in the UK, the PC version will be “available as […]

  • Rainbow Six Siege release date set for October per GameStop Italy – report

    GameStop Italy may have let the release date for Rainbow Six Siege slip if a recent listing is accurate. According to the listing, the game will release on October 16. While this could be a placeholder date, October 16 is a Friday in the UK, the usual day new releases land at retail. The release […]

  • Watch the $1 million Call of Duty Championship right here

    The The Call of Duty Championship takes place this weekend, and you can watch all the action as it unfolds right here. The event takes place in Los Angeles tomorrow March 27 and runs through March 29, and the livestreams are below. 32 teams from five continents and 11 countries will be competing in Call […]

  • Battlefield Hardline: Battlefest kicks off this weekend with Double XP

    A new season of Battlefest kicks off this weekend, and starting today, you will earn Double XP in Battlefield Hardline. Battlefest for Hardline is similar to the event held for Battlefield 4 last year. For the entire month of April and into May, in-game events and competitions will be held by the developers and player […]

  • Don’t forget: the GTA 5 PC pre-order bonus cutoff is March 31

    Just a friendly reminder to those planning on purchasing GTA 5 for PC: you have until March 31 to pre-order if you want all the bonuses on offer. Those who pre-order will be handed $1 million in-game cash plus a bonus $300,000. It is split between GTA 5 and GTA Online: $500,000 for Grand Theft […]

  • Games with Gold offers doubled for April – six games instead of three

    Microsoft’s April Games with Gold collection is being doubled. For the month Xbox Live Gold members will receive six instead of three games free. Here’s what’s on offer: Pool Nation FX: Available all month on Xbox One Child of Light: Available all month on Xbox One Gears of War: Judgment: Available from April 1-15 on […]

  • Pokemon players can grab a code for Shiny Charizard at GAME in April

    Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire players along with Pokemon X and Y owners can grab a free, rare Shiny Charizard from April 3 at one of GAME’s 320 stores in the UK. The redeemable codes for the character will be made available upon request and no purchase is necessary. Those who pop into one […]

  • F1 2015 will arrive on PC, PS4 and Xbox One in June, includes Mexico circuit

    Codemasters has announced its F1 franchise will make its series debut on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One this June with the release of F1 2015. The game was developed using a new engine and contains improved handling and physics for all vehicles and parts attached. This includes: engine, transmission, aerodynamics, fuel tank, force feedback, suspension […]

  • Mortal Kombat X video confirms Liu Kang as playable character

    Liu Kang has been confirmed as a playable character in Mortal Kombat X in the latest video. You’ll also notice Bo’ Rai Cho in there as well. In the Shaolin trailer above you also get a look at Kung Lao and Kung Jin who is new to the series. Apparently, Raiden’s past champions of the […]

  • Short teaser for Star Wars: Battlefront shows the Battle of Hoth

    A short teaser for Star Wars: Battlefront has been posted by EA on Twitter. Well, that speeder isn't going anywhere. Can someone give us a lift to @SW_Celebration http://t.co/srEVrAA0zl #SWCA https://t.co/4W4LG8myke — EAStarWars (@EAStarWars) March 25, 2015 The teaser shows vehicles which we could be using in the game, but it mainly shows the snowy landscape […]

  • Pillars of Eternity releases today – get all the review scores here

    Pillars of Eternity, which still stands as the second most-funded video game on Kickstarter, finally releases today. It’s also getting some rather positive reviews scores, which we’ve rounded up for you. The isometric, party-based RPG from Obsidian Entertainment was one of the first video game projects to take to Kickstarter, and hit its $1.1 million […]

  • Take an in-depth look at Evolve’s Behemoth monster and four new hunters

    Evolve’s fourth monster, the Behemoth, as well as the four new hunters are shown off in new gameplay video. Evolve’s latest gameplay trailer gives everyone a good look at each of the four new hunters and the massive Behemoth monster. The hunters can be bought either separately or though the hunting pass, while the monster […]

  • PS4 firmware update 2.50 causing issues with Killzone: Shadow Fall

    The suspend/resume feature in PlayStation 4′s 2.50 firmware update is causing some issues with Killzone: Shadow Fall. Killzone: Shadow Fall developer Guerrilla has said that the game is experiencing some issues in some instance where the suspend/resume feature is used. The timing of when players put the game in suspend mode does have an effect, […]

  • Bungie on Destiny matchmaking: “We believe there’s no substitute for a pre-made team”

    Crazy though this may seem, it’s possible that Destiny shipped according to plan. History points to community as a crucial component, far from the contingency that many now suspect. Paul Davies spoke to Bungie for clarity. “The community always engineers the best solutions for bringing players together. While Matchmaking is a great resource for introducing […]

  • Bloodborne works with suspend/resume, but only offline

    PlayStation 4′s newly-added suspend/resume feature works with Bloodborne as you’d expect, but only while offline. PlayStation 4 received the long-awaited suspend/resume feature today as part of firmware 2.50, and people are starting to test it out with various games. Bloodborne does work with the feature, but only if you play offline. Playing online is arguably […]

  • This is what Crossy Road looks like in first-person

    Crossy Road is fun and addictive. But in first-person, it’s mostly frightening. YouTube user Andy Front Films likes Crossy Road so much he decided to show off what it would look like in first-person. If crossing roads quickly and watching around for cars and trains, all of this as the camera chases you felt intense […]

  • Take a small behind-the-scenes peek at Mass Effect 4

    BioWare cinematic director Ken Thain has given us a very slim look behind the scenes at some motion capture work from the upcoming Mass Effect game. The upcoming Mass Effect game, whether it ends up being called Mass Effect 4 or not, will most definitely incorporate some form of motion capture work. How do we […]

  • Borderlands: The Handsome Collection – 8GB day one patch on PS4, 16GB on Xbox One

    Day one patches for Borderlands: The Handsome Collection are pretty hefty. Both the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions of Borderlands: The Handsome Collection require players to download lots of gigabytes to make the experience as smooth as possible. The PlayStation 4 version has an 8.31GB day one patch. The Xbox One version however has […]

  • Get a PlayStation 4 with Bloodborne and The Last of Us for $435

    If you’ve been waiting for the perfect game to get to buy a PlayStation 4, there’s no better time than the present. Amazon is offering a good PlayStation 4 bundle at the moment. For $434.99, you get a PlayStation 4 console, The Last of Us, and Bloodborne. The Last of Us is of course the […]

  • Upcoming Battlefield Hardline patch to nerf the K10, buff battle rifles

    Battlefield Hardline’s first patch will focus on weapon balance and a few changes have been proposed. Battlefield Hardline lead multiplayer designer Thaddeus Sasser posted a few of the balance changes that the team is considering for the next patch. K10: reduce bullet damage to 33 Saiga and PTR: reduce recoil to bring more in line […]

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 and a new Resident Evil game coming this year, according to research firm

    According to digital games analyst SuperData, a new Resident Evil game is due this fall and that this year’s Call of Duty is Black Ops 3. In its latest report on digital console games, research and analytics firm SuperData revealed that a new Resident Evil is coming this fall. “We anticipate this month’s downturn to […]

  • Bloodborne: you can add gestures to your messages

    As players get deeper into Bloodborne, they keep uncovering so many of its little new additions, including this one. Bloodborne, like all of the Souls games before it, allows players to leave messages for other players. These messages could be used to point players towards impending doom, treasure, or just be sarcastic and witty. What […]

  • PlayStation 4 firmware update 2.50 is now live

    PlayStation 4 firmware update version 2.50 has started rolling out. Reports are coming in saying that Yukimura, PlayStation 4′s firmware 2.50 has been made available to download. The update is clocking in at just 245mb, so get downloading. 2.50 brings with it many new additions, including the suspend/resume feature, backup and restore, accessibility options and […]

  • Harley Quinn DLC for Batman: Arkham Knight is a prequel

    Batman: Arkham Knight’s Harley Quinn pre-order DLC is set before the events of the main game, according to Amazon’s description. Today we learned a few details about the pre-order DLC for Batman: Arkham Knight, namely the Harley Quinn one. According to the description on Amazon, the DLC takes place in the lead-up to the events […]

  • Bloodborne Vicar Amelia summon mystery solved

    Bloodborne players unable to summon near Vicar Amelia: here’s your solution. Bloodborne’s secrets are unfolding by the hour as clever players piece together From Software’s cunning design. Yesterday we reported problems summoning in the Cathedral Ward, before the Vicar Amelia boss fight. It turns out this isn’t a bug – or if it is, it’s […]

  • Steven Spielberg will direct film adaption of Ready Player One

    Steven Spielberg will direct the film adaption of the sci-fi, virtual world, video game themed novel Ready Player One by Ernest Cline. Warner Bros. bought the rights to the film in June 2010 and hired screenwriter Zak Penn to rewrite the previous draft written by Eric Eason, according to Deadline. The book takes place in […]

  • Bloodborne players with PS4 headsets shouldn’t forget about the custom audio

    Here’s a friendly reminder for Bloodborne players with PS4 headsets: be sure to download the Headset Companion App from the PlayStation store if you haven’t already. As previously reported, the game supports a custom Bloodborne audio mode which can be uploaded. It contains custom audio created by developers specifically tuned to enhance the audio. This […]

  • EA explains why FIFA Ultimate Team transfer prices are now platform specific

    EA has posted a blog entry explaining its FIFA Ultimate Team transfer market price ranges which now include platform-specific pricing in order to best the coin sellers. EA said it has implemented the changes to FUT over the last several weeks because it should be “fair and fun for every player,” ultimately coming to the […]

  • Game of Thrones: Episode 3 – The Sword in the Darkness now available

    In case you forgot, Game of Thrones: Episode 3 – The Sword in the Darkness was released today. It is available on Mac, PC, PlayStation 3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One. The third episode releases on iOS devices and Android tomorrow, March 26. The Sword in the Darkness finds Asher Forrester heading to Mereen […]

  • Bloodborne players are already documenting their crazy antics

    Bloodborne has been available for almost two days now in North America, and already players are posting interesting clips and character customization choices for the game. Below are interesting takes on creating a character and videos of a frustrating death and another full of blood coming from a very painful place – monster or not. […]

  • FIFA Ultimate Team celebrates sixth year in existence with giveaways

    FIFA Ultimate Team is celebrating its sixth year in existence with special events running from today until March 29. According to EA, every FUT fan will be handed one free pack every day, and those who play at least one match in the FUT Birthday Cup will have a chance to win rare “tradable In-Forms” […]

  • Halo Online is a F2P PC game in development exclusively for Russia – video

    Halo Online is a free-to-play game which will launch this spring in Russia, and is in development with Saber Interactive. According the reveal event attended by IGN Russia, the game was designed to run well on lower-end PCs and runs on a modified Halo 3 engine. The game is set on a secret UNSC space […]

  • SteamWorld Dig Xbox One release expected in late May

    SteamWorld Dig is coming to Xbox One, developer Image & Form has announced. A firm release date hasn’t been announced, but the studio expects the title to arrive on the system in late May. “We’re preparing quite an elaborate Easter egg for the Xbox One version – a gaming thing that we really wanted to […]

  • SMITE celebrating first anniversary with a sale on skins, Ultimate God Pack

    Hi-Rez Studios is celebrating the first anniversary of SMITE with a sale. From today through Friday, March 27, the Ultimate God Pack, which includes all current and future Gods, will run you $19.99. Alll individual pre-launch skins are 50% off, and all Gem Packs will award bonus gems. In addition, from March 27-29, all SMITE […]

  • Borderlands 2 has sold around 12 million copies, says Gearbox

    Speaking with Microsoft’s Major Nelson in his podcast, Gearbox Software boss Randy Pitchford stated Borderlands 2 has sold somewhere around the 12 million mark. As of August 2014, it was announced by Take-Two in its financial report the 2012 game had sold-in 10 million units. Pitchford noted in the podcast he learned of the figures […]

  • Broken Age releasing on PS4 and Vita same day as Act 2 on PC

    Double Fine Productions has announced it will release Broken Age on the PlayStation Store next month. Act 2 will also be released on PC. The full Broken Age adventure will release on PlayStation 4 and Vita on April 28 in North America and April 29 in Europe. It features cross-buy and cross-save. Broken Age Act […]

  • Star Citizen earned another $1 million within two weeks – total hits $76 million

    Star Citizen continues its funding streak with backers pumping another $1 million into the game’s development in the last two weeks. The total earned for the space sim has now reached $76 million ($76,015,532 to be exact) with 851,395 backers contributing to the staggering figure. Star Citizen’s latest update was version 1.1 which included two […]

  • Final Fantasy Type-0 HD, Resident Evil Revelations 2 and Battlefield: Hardline top Media Create charts

    Final Fantasy Type-0 HD, Resident Evil Revelations 2 and Battlefield: Hardline were the big ticket debuts during the March 16-2 period in Japan, with each game claiming the top three slots on the Media Create charts, respectively. Final Fantasy Type-0 HD moved 92,094 on PlayStation 4, while Resident Evil Revelations 2 moved 73,373 units on […]