where PS3 was...... a look back....
Xbox 360 Versus PlayStation 3--Consumer Console Versus Gamer Console The PS3 also seemed to have significantly more complex polygonal models than the Xbox 360. While the 360's rather disappointing Ghost Recon 3 looked like a minor facelift from Ghost Recon 2, Killzone on the PlayStation 3 was an eyeopener--undoubtedly the most beautiful looking FPS game to date (Quake 3 and Half-Life 2 pale in comparison). When comparing the graphics between the 360 and the PS3, the latter has graphics that are true to the phrase "next-generation" while the 360 seems more like a respectable upgrade (say, the jump from PS One to PS2) from the original Xbox.
Fornay's comments are not an indication of PS3 pricing - Sony The idea that Fornay's mention of 499 to 599 Euro price ranges was an indication of the PS3's price point is "a mistranslation or misunderstanding of the discussion, which was actually focused on the relative value of PS3 as a Bluray Disc player," according to SCEE corporate
Yahoo: 60 GB Hard Drive Standard With Every PS3 The UK branch of Yahoo News is reporting that a Sony contact "confirmed this morning that PlayStation 3 will come with a 60GB HDD as standard," and that the hard drive can be upgraded.
Report: the PS3 to Have a "Huge" Hard Drive (they must have meant "Wii" Business Week article today concluded that the PlayStation 3 will ship with a "huge internal hard drive," despite conflicting information over the status of this feature. According to the article, "[The PS3] boasts a huge hard drive to store photos, music, and TV shows."
PS3 Games Up for Preorder on GameStop The preorder page contains 32 PS3 games, including Devil May Cry 4, Killzone 2, and Spider-Man 3, all with release dates of October 1, 2006, with the exception of Metal Gear Solid 4 listed to release on December 1, 2006. While these PS3 games are listed on the site as available to preorder, the final purchase page in the GameStop shopping cart is currently not working. (YA THINK)?!!
Sony Re-Confirms Spring 2006 PS3 Launch
According to Reuters, Sony has re-confirmed a Spring 2006 launch for their upcoming PlayStation 3 console. This announcement contradits the latest analyst speculation that the console would release sometime in late 2006.
PS3 to Launch in Japan for Under $400 The Japanese blog CoolGamer, a historically reliable source for Japanese gaming, has exposed that an upcoming issue of Famitsu magazine will reveal Sony's plans for a 2006 PS3 launch for under 40,000 Yen, approximately $400 US. While CoolGamer has yet to make a false claim regarding the console gaming market in Japan, it should be noted that this is still early speculation, and, more than likely, won't reach the US until summer 2007, at the earliest.