Sony has opened up a referral program in which US residents can register and refer their friends, and for each successful PlayStation Vita purchase, they'll receive a $20 PlayStation Network card and 1,000 Sony Rewards points (valued at $10).
Up to 10 completed referrals can be made, and those referred will also get a $20 PSN Card for their friendly efforts. Additionally, the person who convinces the most people to buy the handheld system will win one million Sony Rewards points ($10,000 value). This could get out of hand.
If I were a more cynical person, I'd be looking at this initiative in an entirely different light, given the sales of the Vita thus far. One of you commenters can do the job for me, if someone's got to say it outright, but really, the writing is on the wall.
Last week, I got to preview a bunch of current-gen games, which we can expect to see during E3, at a special pre-show event that entailed several different game companies. The Sony showcase in particular had a handful of game...more
The PlayStation Vita is a great system with a slowly increasing library of great titles. The exception being in the first-person shooter genre, that is. You'd think that after one of these big game companies made a handheld w...more
[Update: Full re-run of this episode here.] The last time we had Jasper Byrne on Sup Holmes, he had just released his critically acclaimed survival horror title Lone Survivor. Like his Silent Hill 2 remake Soundless Mountain...more