Sony reports hot demand for PlayStation 3 motion

SAMAA: Sony Computer Entertainment America (SCEA) said that it has a hit on its hands with its new Move motion-sensing controllers for PlayStation 3 videogame consoles

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wat6342704d ago (Edited 2704d ago )

It could, it could not be.

Only sales can tell.

@greenring - you took the words right outta my mouth.

snp2704d ago (Edited 2704d ago )

"Sony reported that it sold more than a million Move devices in North and Latin America in the 30 days after it hit the market in September.

"Retail demand is incredibly strong and we're working hard to keep the product in stock," said SCEA chief executive Jack Tretton."

So much for those Patcher/VGchartz guesses, heh?

Damn thing has gone and sold three and a half times as many as Patcher - and the twelve troll riddled articles created on the back of him - suggested.

Add those >1 million to the >1.5 first month in Europe, and it's cleared >2.5 million worldwide and still yet to be launched in a very big PS3 market (Japan).

With the holiday season coming up, those numbers are likely to jump up pretty significantly again to.

You wanted Sony to 'release the numbers'. They've bowed to your wishes. Question is how are you going to spin them? (i'd ask 'if' you're going to spin them, but that seems redundant).

avengers19782704d ago

Well 2.5 million sold and it just came out in Japan today so sales say it's doing good thanx 360 troll.

soljah2704d ago

don't know about bundles but move controllers are sold out everywhere in my area. even most online sites are sold out.

Perkel2703d ago

It's true. I tried yesterday to buy whole bundle with navi and there is no Move at all. No Move , No bundles, No navi :( It's Sold Out in Poland ...

I talked to retail dude and he said that probably they ship move by early november...

Baba19062703d ago

same in switzerland, but i think that they didnt stock many of them in the first place. most stores just had a bunch of bundles and no single controllers. im still waiting for my order from over a month ago.

GreenRingOfLife2704d ago (Edited 2704d ago )

I mean i tried out move and to me its just too much like Wii.

@wat634 ya, I mean its cool that its like Wii I guess but I mean everyone already has a Wii so barely anyone wants move

Hellsvacancy2704d ago

Well its a good job no mofo cares what u think then isnt it

aceitman2704d ago

@ GreenRingOfLife
get ur troll azz out of ps3 articles ive looked at all ur comments and u do nothing but troll all pos. with ms all neg for sony so whatever u say blow it out the back side and stay out of ps3 articles if u cant act like a fanboy

ingiomar2704d ago (Edited 2704d ago )

yeah its to similar to Wii and does nothing new(then again kinect doesn't do anything new yet either). Casuals will barely notice that move exists.

And what kind of hardcore gamer wants to play a hardcore shooter like killzone with move when its better with the controller? Of course it will be fun at first but then you will quickly realize how much better the controller is.

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WLPowell2704d ago

so why would they want? at least with Move I was able to play an even better more natural evolution of Heavy Rain.

Longrod_Von_Hugendon2704d ago

They're exactly the same I mean just look at this footage.

Motorola2704d ago

so is Kinect/Eyetoy but do you see sites with 1 million comparisons? NO

DigitalAnalog2704d ago (Edited 2704d ago )

Are you sure you didn't buy the "black" Wii-mote?

I know, it really looks like the PS Move when you think about it. Except that it doesn't have a glowing sphere on top.

You DO remember the MOVE had a glowing sphere. Come on, you 360 trolls LOVE to make fun of that.

**Looks at GROL's Black wii-mote

Oh wait, you didn't.... uhh....

-End statement

jneul2703d ago (Edited 2703d ago )

well according to you no-one was going to buy move, you was wrong about that and you will be wrong about move sales dying

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aceitman2704d ago (Edited 2704d ago )

my family is enjoying the move very much

ALFAxD_CENTAURO2704d ago (Edited 2704d ago )

Can't wait to play it with Killzone 3.

morkendo232704d ago (Edited 2704d ago )

that is very good for SONY
but then the next blog will say kinect is in hot demand

something fishy is going on. could it be just to have both console gamer coming back to attack one another daily with FUD?? either sony is doing good or MS is doing good geesh its SPINING IN HERE!
there's no place like home TOTO where are you??
who do I trust?? wicked witch (MS) or the good fairy (sony)


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