Posts Tagged: PlayStation


Sony finds Chinese partner to make PlayStation consoles in China

This move comes after Microsoft’s announcement of the Xbox One hitting China this September. However, Sony has yet to reveal any launch da...

  • May 26, 2014
  • at 11:49 am
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Government document says China is ready to lift ban on game consoles

Sony CEO says company working on selling PlayStations in China

Speaking at a Sony (NYSE:SNE) conference in Shanghai yesterday, CEO Kazuo Hirai said that Sony is working on bringing its game console busin...

  • November 13, 2013
  • at 10:34 am
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Most Expensive and Top Grossing Games

Square Enix, Nintendo make Asia’s most expensive and highest grossing games

An infographic by shows the most expensive and top grossing games of all time with five game titles hailing from Asian companies.

  • October 8, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm
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Government document says China is ready to lift ban on game consoles

Government document says China is ready to lift ban on game consoles

Could this be the real thing? After many false alarms, a document issued by China’s State office this morning suggests that the nation...

  • September 27, 2013
  • at 11:32 pm
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How Sony Won the Next-Gen Console War in a Country Where Consoles Are Illegal

Monday saw the beginning of American megagaming conference E3, and with it came keynotes from Microsoft and Sony about their upcoming next-g...

  • June 12, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Next-Gen Gaming Consoles Like PlayStation 4 Are Leaving Chinese Players Behind

Sony announced the PlayStation 4 a couple weeks ago, and it looks pretty sweet. Aside from the inevitable graphics upgrade, the console̵...

  • March 4, 2013
  • at 9:30 am
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Game on? China Contemplating End to Gaming Consoles Ban

My gaming fanatic colleague Charlie just sent me an email at midnight in his timezone (he’s in the US), so either it’s a drunken...

  • January 28, 2013
  • at 1:59 pm
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Playstation 3 Gets Certification in China, Ban on Gaming Consoles May Be Ending

Sony’s (NYSE:SNE) Playstation 3 gaming console has received regulatory approval in China, it has emerged today. The ‘China Compu...

  • November 1, 2012
  • at 3:32 pm
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Lenovo’s eeDoo iSec Games Console, at 3,000 RMB, Slated for December Launch

Lenovo (HKG:0992) has finally put a price, a release date, and a set of snazzy colours on its upcoming eeDoo iSec games console. Slated for ...

  • October 21, 2011
  • at 12:00 pm
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Sony: We’ve sold 2.1 million PS4 consoles already

Sony’s (NYSE:SNE) new PlayStation 4 launched in the US on November 15. How’s it doing since then? Sony revealed today that 2.1 million P...

  • December 3, 2013
  • at 6:14 pm
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Foxconn to PS4 interns: You can terminate your participation at any time

Foxconn has responded to last night’s report, which went viral while Asia is asleep, that alleged the manufacturer’s use of forced stude...

  • October 10, 2013
  • at 7:08 pm
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6 reasons why China getting game consoles won’t be a windfall for Sony or Microsoft

This gaming post was originally published on our new sister site Games in Asia, which you should totally bookmark right now. After years of ...

  • September 30, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Sony kicks off TGS, shows off the upcoming Playstation 4

This article is part of our coverage of TGS 2013. Be sure to keep an eye out for our new gaming-focused site, Games in Asia, coming soon. So...

  • September 19, 2013
  • at 1:56 pm
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Japan video game sales fiscal 2012

Japan’s Video Game Market Grows to $4.6 Billion in 2012 (But Social Games Not Too Far Off)

Dr. Serkan Toto is a gaming expert and independent consultant based in Tokyo. You can follow him on Twitter and his blog. This article is re...

  • April 8, 2013
  • at 3:00 pm
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Oh My God, Shut Up About China’s Game Console Ban Being Lifted

Ever since the news broke that an anonymous source thinks China’s Ministry of Culture is considering lifting China’s decade-long...

  • January 30, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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First Singapore-Made PS3 Game ‘Page Chronica’ Hits Stores Today

This is a big day for Singaporean game developers Red Hare Studios as the team will release a Playstation 3 game called Page Chronica today....

  • November 21, 2012
  • at 10:50 am
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Singapore-Made Game Dusty Revenge Looks to Slash its Way onto Steam

Singaporean game dev PD Design Studio has launched a 2D hack-and-slash game called Dusty Revenge on online gaming platform Steam Greenlight ...

  • October 30, 2012
  • at 9:30 pm
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Sony PS3 Japan

Sony Unveils Lighter, Greener PS3 for Japan

Finally some good news coming from Sony, as the company has announced a new PlayStation 3 model for the Japan market. This new version will ...

  • June 21, 2011
  • at 11:52 am
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