Sony Japan

Sony Japan patents NFC tech to suppress second hand game sales – report

Sony Japan has allegedly filed a patent application for near field communication tech that is rumoured to quash second hand game sales going into the next generation.

Sony Japan headlines

  • Sony Japan cutting 2,000 jobs at head office

    Sony plans to cut 2,000 jobs in Japan with 20% of head office employees leaving at the end of the year through “early retirement.”

  • Watch these PS3 Slim "Playface" ads, if you dare

    Sony’s new Japanese ad campaign for the PS3 Slim, called “playface,” is — bar none — the most terrifying thing we’ve ever encountered while working in the rough and tumble world of games blogging. If this is indeed what play looks like in Japan, then we now know why Japanese people are always buried in […]