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  • Phil Harrison believes it will be a "difficult challenge" for PS3 to match PS2's sales

    Sony’s former head of Worldwide Studios, Phil Harrison, believes Sony has a tough road ahead if its to expect PS3 to match PS2’s record-breaking sales.

  • Chris Deering says AAA titles need to cost £70 to support industry

    Former Sony Europe president Chris Deering has said that AAA gaming titles need to be priced at £70 to support the industry. Derring, speaking to MCV, also stated that if we are to expect more “blockbuster games” as gamers did in the past, developers need to produce the titles more efficiently. “In order to price […]

  • 70% of games never recover costs, says Deering

    Speaking at the Edinburgh Interactive Festival today, ex-SCEE man Chris Deering claimed that on 30 percent of games ever made the development money back. “Traditional revenue sources will not be sufficient to fund games development,” he said. “If you look at the very narrow definition of the gaming market, people are saying the software business […]

  • Sony and Nintendo will tie at 230 million consoles by 2011, says former SCEE boss

    According to this GI piece, former SCEE chap Chris Deering’s said that he believes Nintendo and Sony will tie in this generation’s hardware race by 2011. From the story: The EIF chairman presented figures he arrived at by triangulating Screen Digest and IDG data. He also took into account factors such as the growth of […]