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Top 5 pieces of abandoned Sony hardware

For over 20 years now, Sony has been a pillar of the gaming industry. It's at the forefront of the tech industry, and it lead the way with its consoles. But Sony, like every other company, isn’t infallible. It’s impossible to de...   read

 
 
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Jimquisition: Don't Charge Retail Prices For Digital

The $60 pricing model is broken in the retail space, and that's a scientific fact that can be proven with science. It's truly staggering, then, that publishers are attempting to apply that awful model to the digital space, where they can b...   read

 
 
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That bear is wearing a bikini ...

What you are looking at is a piece of art for Super Danganronpa 2. The character is called Mono Bear and he is evil, as you can tell from the fact that he's WEARING A BIKINI OH GOD.  Since the first game never made it out of Japan...   read

 
 
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Remedy: Sony, Nintendo must reinvent handhelds to compete

Alan Wake developer Remedy believes that Sony and Nintendo need to significantly overhaul their portable efforts if they're to compete against the rising popularity of smartphones and tablets. According to executive VP Aki Järvile...   read

 
 
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PlayStation Move dock for PSP Go? Why?

What a strange combination! A patent fro 2009 from Sony gives an illustration for a dock for a PSP Go. This isn't just some charging dock, though. This dock contains a camera that works like the PlayStation Eye, and would detect PlayStation...   read

 
 
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Thank CHRIST for that: PSP firmware update 6.39 coming!

PSP owners may be feeling sad that they've missed out on at least seventeen firmware updates since the PlayStation Network went down, but do not despair! Sony has confirmed that update 6.39 is coming soon, and you're all invited to the upda...   read

 
 
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Sony to offer two free games to PSN members due to outage

Sony has announced that it will be offering two free games -- from an unspecified choice of five -- to PlayStation Network members as part of its apology for the infamous PSN breach. PSP users will also have two games, from a list of f...   read

 
 
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PSPgo is still alive in North America

Earlier this week, Sony had confirmed that the PSPgo was ceasing production so it could concentrate on the upcoming NGP. However, Sony Computer Entertainment America apparently still has use for the thing, as it will continue distribution i...   read

 
 
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The Destructoid Show: PSPgo 1, Portal 2, Saints Row 3

Happy Holidays and welcome to the 80th episode of The Destructoid Show! By holidays I'm, of course, referring to yesterday's timely release of Portal 2. What, you thought I was talking about 4/20? First on tonight's agenda is - s...   read

 
 
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PSPgo is officially dead

Yesterday it was pretty strongly rumored that Sony had discontinued the mewling abortion that is the PSPgo, quietly dropping it from production and hoping nobody would notice. Of course, when it was noticed, Sony tried to dance around the i...   read

 
 


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Sony shop employee gossips on PSPgo's demise

It's no secret that the PSPgo was a bloody awful thing. Though the intent was admirable, the delivery was a failure, with expensive hardware, expensive games, and simply less support than previous PSP models. Apparently, the thing has had t...   read

 
 
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Sony drops PSPgo price to $150, gamers shrug

Back when the PSPgo came out it felt like I was the only one excited about it. It was small and sexy. It sold...some. At $250 for what really was a lesser game system that what it was supposed to stand in for, the PSPgo was a bit hard to sw...   read

 
 
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Square Enix sends us bloody 3rd Birthday invitation

Square Enix is trying to get the hype train rolling for 3rd Birthday at Destructoid Baltimore HQ today, sending over a "confidential" dossier featuring the bloodiest wedding invitation I've ever seen. The invitation was packaged along with ...   read

 
 
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MiniSquadron flying to PlayStation Store next month

iPhone games continue to find their way on the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Portable, as Grip Games and Supermono Studios have announced that it's releasing MiniSquadron as a Minis title in February. MiniSquadron has players taking to the ...   read

 
 
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PSPgo hacked, can run Lumines now

Most sane people now admit that the PSPgo was a stupid idea, not least for the fact that it cost more than a regular PSP, but could play less games. If a certain PSP game, like Lumines, isn't on the PlayStation Network, then the PSPgo can't...   read

 
 
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Sony finds digital distribution confusing

SCEE president Andrew House has confirmed the thing we all knew by now, that physical media will still be an important part of the games industry for at least a few more years. House has also added that digital distribution has a set of iss...   read

 
 
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God of War dev: PSP was 'doomed from the start'

Ready At Dawn may have made a nice little name for itself developing God of War games on the PSP, but that doesn't mean the studio is a big supporter of the device. In fact, co-founder Ru Weerasuriya believe the thing was dead on its f...   read

 
 
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God of War: Ghost of Sparta demo hits PSN tomorrow

As if you needed another reason to log in to PlayStation Network on Tuesday, here's another: a demo for God of War: Ghost of Sparta will be available tomorrow. Yes, if you're a PlayStation Plus member, you've already had access to it. And i...   read

 
 
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Hirai: PSPgo had an audience, honest!

The PSPgo has been written off by most people as a failure. That would include the game industry itself, since we only ever get PSP-3000 bundles/special editions and the PlayStation Network is woefully undersupported when it comes to PSP ga...   read

 
 
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Ghost of Sparta special edition PSP isn't a PSPgo

It seems these days that every PSP game released needs to have its own special bundle with a uniquely themed PSP system. It also seems that Sony has well and truly given up on the PSPgo, since these bundles are only ever for PSP-3000s. Yep...   read

 
 
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Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep not coming to the PSP Go

This has got to hurt: Square Enix has confirmed that when Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep lands on the PSP this September 7 it will not be landing on the PSP Go as a downloadable game, nor are there any plans to release it on Sony's digital ...   read

 
 
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Could Trophies be coming to PSP?

Sony has denied in the past that PSP games would get Trophy support, but some people believe that it's more likely than we think. An eagle-eyed gamer has spotted a possible Trophy reveal in the Gamescom trailer for No Heroes Allowed. The vi...   read

 
 
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Meet Mickey, your first The Tester season two contestant

Yes, Sony's PlayStation Network reality game show The Tester is coming back for a second season. Filming starts soon, following a ten-week long casting contest that took place this summer. The first contestant to be revealed so far? That gu...   read

 
 
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Rumor: PlayStation Phone out by October

Rumors have surfaced that the latest attempt by Sony to make the PSP worth a sh*t involve jamming a smartphone in there. The word on the street is that a PSPgo with phone capabilities could hit the market as early as October of this year. A...   read

 
 
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Team 17: PSPgo's problem was price, not digital content

The PSPgo was a waste of time and space. Objective, scientific, fact. Expensive, restricted, and lacking a library to back up its price, Sony's attempt to produce an "all-digital" handheld didn't work, and Team 17 believes the failure is a...   read

 
 
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