Game News

Sony Shoots Down PS3 Price Cut Rumors

Sony Shoots Down PS3 Price Cut Rumors

Seeing as the PS4 is incoming this holiday season, many are expecting the PS3 to get its price chopped to encourage late adopters to finally join in on the (now) past generation of gaming. However, Fergal Gara who is the marketing director at PlayStation UK has shot down this speculation:
“There’s no plans as yet. The PlayStation 3 is a system where it hasn’t been particularly easy to get the costs down”.

Furthermore, Fergal Gara said that:
“We continue to look at opportunities, there may or may not be any more, I genuinely can’t answer to that. But it will certainly be a more keenly priced machine in relative to PlayStation 4. It will sit there as a viable entry level machine for years to come. It will be different by territory as to how long its life is. There’s still a lot of love for PS3.”

Would you purchase a PS3 if a price drop was to occur? What would the price have to be to make you test out Sony’s console? Let us know your thoughts at our Facebook page!

[Source: GamesIndustry International via GameSpot]

Click to add a comment
Game News

News Editor at Bagogames. Got a story to share or a question to ask? Feel free to contact me at thomas.wakelin@bagogames.com

More in Game News

Project CARS Raceway Wreck BagoGames

Project CARS is Having Trouble Running on Wii U

Tim GruverMay 26, 2015
Resident Evil Zero

Resident Evil Zero HD Remaster Announced

Adam KoziolMay 26, 2015
Tanya

Tanya is Coming to Mortal Kombat X in June

Adam KoziolMay 26, 2015
Battlefield-4-33

Gun Master Mode is Coming to Battlefield 4 Tomorrow

Adam KoziolMay 25, 2015
gauntlet-logo

Gauntlet Is Getting a Big Free Update

Adam KoziolMay 25, 2015
Madden 16a

First Madden NFL 16 Screenshots Released

Adam KoziolMay 25, 2015
Pokemon-boutique

Pokemon Boutique Opening in L.A.

Eleni DiCarloMay 24, 2015
ShadowrunHongKongBoxArt

Shadowrun Hong Kong Screenshots

Eleni DiCarloMay 24, 2015
Guilty_Gear_XX_Accent_Core_Plus_R_Logo

Guilty Gear XX Accent Core Plus R Coming to Steam

Eleni DiCarloMay 23, 2015