Monthly Archives: January 2007
Easy enough. Now that you’ve heard that Sony is releasing the PS3 in PAL territories on March 23rd with 60GB PS3’s, what do you think? Is Sony making a mistake by not offering a 20GB SKU?
Last poll’s results:
It’s handy to be on Sony’s press release list, because you get things like this e-mailed directly to your inbox! Here’s Sony’s press release about the PS3’s European launch:
Over 30 Titles for Launch Period
1 Million units forecast for Initial Launch Period
London, 25 January 2007 – Sony Computer Entertainment Europe today announced that PLAYSTATION®3 will be launched in the PAL territories of Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Australasia on 23rd March 2007 at a price of EURO 599 (GBP 425, AUD 999.95, NZ 1199.95).
Responding to retail and consumer demand, SCEE confirmed that initially only the 60GB model would be available, with the 20GB model to follow later in the year dependent on demand.
An expected one million PS3 units will be made available during the initial launch period.
SCEE also announced a stellar launch line-up of over 30 game titles for PS3, including eagerly awaited titles published by SCEE such as Resistance: Fall of Man™, MotorStorm™, Genji™: Days of the Blade, FORMULA ONE ™ CHAMPIONSHIP EDITION and Ridge Racer™ 7. An exceptional range of titles in every genre will also be available at launch from the world’s leading third party publishers, including Electronic Arts, Activision, Namco Bandai, Sega, Take 2, Ubisoft, Vivendi Universal, and Sony Online Entertainment.
Seemingly hours early too!
Threespeech has put up the press release and all seems in order for my eye, so quickly, here are the ‘highlights’. All Euro prices are estimated approximate conversions by myself, but are as yet unconfirmed.
SIXAXIS™ Wireless Controller – £34.99 (€49.99)
Blu-ray Disc Remote Control – £17.99 (€24.99)
HDMI Cable – £17.99 (€24.99)
AV cable – £17.99 (€24.99)
Component AV cable – £17.99 (€24.99)
S Video cable – £12.99 (€17.99)
Read on to find out what the current launch line-up looks like.
About 2 weeks ago I e-mailed Sony Computer Entertainment US Research & Development about when [email protected] will be available for download. This is their response.
We’re working hard to finish off the [email protected] client for PS3 and we’re hoping to …