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Sony's "Desperate" PS Vita Marketing Isn't That Desperate

"Over the last few days the internet has been abuzz with more ridicule for Sony and their latest handheld games console, the Playstation Vita.

The butt of the joke this time is Sony’s latest marketing campaign for the PS Vita. The campaign itself is pretty self-explanatory. The marketing campaign is presented as a content, a contest that could you see with a lot of extra Playstation Store cash in your digital back pocket." - TGC

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GribbleGrunger1274d ago

I think it's a great idea. Some people with agendas might want to view it as desperation, but I don't really care.

jujubee881274d ago (Edited 1274d ago )

Could that be a reason some people don't like this?

izumo_lee1274d ago (Edited 1274d ago )

It's just Sony rewarding people for word of mouth.

This gen cause of financial issues within the overall company.Sony's marketing department unfortunately has taken a hit. So Sony relies more on 'Word of Mouth' to spread excitement for their product. For the most part it has done its job, so what is wrong with them 'thanking' their consumers for spreading the news on the Vita or any other Sony product.

chrish19901274d ago

Exactly. Well said. Bubble up.

Karpetburnz1274d ago

Some people are pathetic, They need to let Sony do what they want to do, instead of critisizing every move they make.

Kingthrash3601274d ago

Banks do this constantly.... Sony can too. What's the problem. I'm already gettin paid from this but only because my homies gettin another vita (wants the white 1) so I didn't even need word of mouth... Free dub for me, thanks again Sony, I thought ps+ would have been the last thing I thanked them for, but.... Here we are.

boybato1273d ago

so far I've referred several friends. existing Vita owners mind you...(before the ad was even cascaded.an exploit i know.lol)

So I do not think this is a bad thing. lol

that reminds me, anyone who wants to be a refferal just pm me with your email. ;)

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