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Activision CEO Bobby Kotick says he sees the number of games bought per console slowing if the price on the PlayStation 3 doesn't go down, and that his company (the largest independent game developer in the world, thanks in part to that sweet, sweet Blizzard cash) might consider dropping the PS3 a...

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June 19, 2009 at 10:32AM
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Just as others have spoken publicly about the value of the PS3, we again remind you the price structure could always be worse. A forum post brings our attention to online retailers in South Africa, charging as much as R 6799 ($964.80 U.S. dollars) for a 60GB PS3 console. No extra games or controll...

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On Thursday we reported about reasonably priced Xbox 360s for Canadia's Fanboys. While comments gave mixed reviews regarding Factory Direct's customer service and product quality, that doesn't hold a candle to the latest deal ripoff from the competition. As if the whole "PGR: HD" ordeal wasn't enoug...

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"Surely he meant to type decrease" news now, with Sony's official website indicating that the European PS3 launch may arrive in Ireland with a somewhat higher price tag. According to a report on Gamesindustry.biz, the Irish section of "This is Living" lists a price of 629.99 Euros, an increase over ...

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Whoa! According to an article at DigitalBattle, Denmark really must be annoyed at the American complaints about the PS3. Reservations for the system are costing the American equivalent of $854 and $683, depending on which SKU you choose. The lower costing SKU is the same price as the initial price o...

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U.K. online retailer Play.com has made the PS3 available for pre-order in a bundle with three games, pushing the price up to £549.99 which, for a game console, is very near the "I'd have to sell my soul to get one" boundary. The real cheek is that the company doesn't guarantee that they'll be ...

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Far be it from Sony to actually commit to a PS3 price, so we're once again left in the dark now that Sony says Georges Fornay was mistranslated or misunderstood in his comments relating to the PS3 pricing. What he actually meant to say, was that even at 499 or 599 euros, the PS3 would a great deal b...

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