Thursday, January 25, 2007

Lauch of Playstation 3 from SONY

Great news for game lovers. After a long awaited time, today SONY announced officially the release of Playstation 3. The launched of Playstation 3 was postponed several times due to may reasons including producing parts of Blu-Ray Disc Drive. Any way it is now at end.

Main competitors for Sony’s Playstation 3 are Microsoft’s Xbox 360 and Nintendo’s Wii. Xbox 360 came in the marked 15 months back while Wii entered 3 months later.

This console will reach to Britain and European market on Mach 23 of this year with a price cost of Euro 425. Sony has announced two types of Playstation for this year 60GB HD and 20 GB HD. The former will be available in the marked at the said date March 23, while 20 GB will come later in this year. On the other hand in America Playstation will be launched in the end of the year, most probably in December 2007, with a price band of US$ 600 Approx, which is more expensive then Britain (Euro 119).

At the launch date roughly 1,000,000 Playstation 3 will be available in Europe, Middle East, Africa and Australia. In Australia it would cost AU$ 999, expected.

Moreover Sony has announced 30 titles at the launch. I have tried to find out all these and I am putting all these below:

Resistance: Fall of Man
Genji: Days of the Blade
Formula One Championship Edition
Ridge Racer 7
Tekken Dark Resurrection (downloadable)
Lemmings (downloadable)
Go! Sudoku (downloadable)
Go! Puzzle (downloadable)
Blast Factor (downloadable)
FlOw (downloadable)
Super Rub'a'Dub' (downloadable)
Call of Duty 3
Marvel Ultimate Alliance
Tony Hawk's Project 8
Gunam Target in Sight
Full Auto 2: Battelines
Sonic the Hedgehog
Virtua Fighter 5
Virtua Tennis 3
World Snooker Championship 2007
Blazing Angels Squadrons of WWII
Enchanted Arms
Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Double Agent
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion
Def Jam: Icon
Fight Night Round 3
NBA Street 4 Homecourt
Need for Speed: Carbon
The Godfather: The Dons Edition
Tiger Woods PGA Tour 07
Untold Legends: Dark Kingdom
Gripshift (downloadable)

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