Tag Archives: Jim Ryan
Wed, Jun 12, 2013 | 03:56 BST
If the PlayStation 4 blocked used games, retailers who get by on profit from trade-ins could find themselves at risk – something Sony’s not willing to accept, SCE Europe boss Jim Ryan told us.
Wed, Jun 12, 2013 | 02:15 BST
The online experience of PlayStation 4 is a significant step above the PlayStation 3′s, SCE Europe boss Jim Ryan told us, and that’s why you’ll have to fork out for a PlayStation Plus subscription if you want to take advantage of it.
Wed, Jun 12, 2013 | 01:36 BST
Online Passes are old hat, says SCE Europe boss Jim Ryan, and Sony does not expect to see very many of them on the PlayStation 4 – let alone the kind of licensing system utilised by the Xbox One.
Wed, Jun 12, 2013 | 21:22 BST
Jim Ryan, president of SCE Europe, is ready to launch PS4 with everything at his disposal. He speaks to Patrick Garratt on always-on, DRM and the most explosive E3 press conference for years.
Thu, May 23, 2013 | 21:21 BST
Sony has posted an interview with Gran Turismo 6 maestro Kazunori Yamauchi and SCEE CEO Jim Ryan, discussing the racer along with the series’ 15 year history and how it kept the development team in tact for the duration.
Fri, May 17, 2013 | 00:20 BST
During the Gran Turismo 15th anniversary event at Silverstone Circuit today, VG247′s Sam Clay posed a few questions to SCEE president Jim Ryan, such as why the Polyphony racer is heading to PS3 when PS4 is just around the bend.
Sat, Mar 02, 2013 | 14:31 GMT
SCEE president and CEO Jim Ryan has said the PS Plus service is ” a core part of the way forward” for the firm, and it will have a “prominent role to play” in the PS4 landscape.
Mon, Feb 25, 2013 | 02:01 GMT
Fri, Aug 24, 2012 | 13:18 BST
Sony has revealed its approach to delivering a consistent level of quality over all of its formats, from PS3 and PS Vita to Android devices and tablets. PlayStation Europe head Jim Ryan has explained to MCV that the company is pushing its way out of the ‘walled garden’, and into a ‘big bad world where there are no rules’.
Mon, Aug 20, 2012 | 10:55 BST
SCEE CEO Jim Ryan has skirted around talk of a long-rumoured super slim PS3 model when probed at gamescom. Sony was rumoured to unveil the new model at its conference but it didn’t materialise.
Thu, Aug 16, 2012 | 17:44 BST
Sony is currently in discussion with third-party publishers to adopt the Cross Buy scheme. The service, which gifts free Vita games to player who have bought a compatible PS3 title, is not a reaction to discount trends across the gaming market, says the company.
Wed, Jun 13, 2012 | 15:41 BST
SCEE boss Jim Ryan has said he believes Wii U could be “a potential risk” to business for PS3, but in the end, there is enough content on the console to keep customers coming back.
Thu, Jun 07, 2012 | 22:22 BST
SCEE president Jim Ryan has said Sony as a whole still intends to support 3D but only when needed.
Thu, Jan 12, 2012 | 15:46 GMT
SCEE CEO Jim Ryan has said soaring sales of Nintendo 3DS have confounded “naysayers” who say there isn’t room for a dedicated gaming portable in the current market.
Thu, Jan 12, 2012 | 13:54 GMT
SCE UK boss Fergal Gara believes despite having a “solid foothold” with Move, the motion controller should have sold more units in UK.
Mon, Dec 05, 2011 | 12:12 GMT
Newly-installed SCEE head Jim Ryan has said the firm is to start pushing PlayStation 3 towards a “younger” audience.
Fri, Dec 02, 2011 | 18:24 GMT
Sony’s Jim Ryan has said that in an “ideal world,” the firm would have preferred that Insomniac stayed exclusive to PS3 development, but the firm harbors no ill will and is “still friends” with the Resistance developer.
Wed, Nov 30, 2011 | 15:34 GMT
SCEE president and CEO Jim Ryan has said Sony plans to offer various price-points for Vita software offerings, ranging from console equivalent pricing, to lower-than-average.
Tue, Nov 29, 2011 | 17:17 GMT
SCEE president and CEO Jim Ryan feels Sony made a mistake when marketing PSP as a multimedia device to consumers, and said the firm doesn’t plan on making the same mistake with Vita.
Wed, Nov 23, 2011 | 21:17 GMT
“I think we would consider it undesirable to be significantly later than the competition [with PS4], [but] there’s still a lot of unfinished business on PS3. If you look at PlayStation 2, now in excess of 150 million units installed globally, a huge majority of that was done at price points of £120 or lower. [With PS3] we’ve only just hit £199 in the UK, so clearly there’s a considerable untapped part of the market there.” – PlayStation Europe boss Jim Ryan to Eurogamer.