PSP Brite Off To A Slow Start In Japan

PSXExtreme: "Sony revealed the brand new PSP-3000 model - now known as the PSP Brite - at E3, and since then, everyone has been eagerly anticipating the launch, especially Japanese gamers. The sleek handheld has performed exceedingly well in the Land of the Rising Sun in 2008; in fact, it was the best-selling piece of gaming hardware in the country for the first six months of the year."

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tocrazed4you3645d ago (Edited 3645d ago )

Famitsu it said the psp sold 150k for he week ending the 17th... and was only out for 4 days so far... Not to mention the psp slim came out with ff7 crisis core and that I believe helped sell it even more.

SL1M DADDY3645d ago (Edited 3645d ago )

It sold over 150,000 the first week it was out acording to some other sites.

BrunoM3645d ago

humm these is kinda weird im so sure like 2 days ago i saw news that the new version of the psp sold more than 150K in 5 days

o well there u go for you people always want their own numbers ...

the company that tracks the sales in Japan said more than 150K so thats with who i go ... always diffrent number all over the net damn i wounder if all these sites track the sales with thier own companys ...( NOT)

Darkseider3645d ago

156k units in a week? Sheesh some people are just NEVER happy!

Finalfantasykid3645d ago

Last year when the PSP slim was released, the world economy was also not being crippled. All of the systems sales have taken a hit in Japan recently, probably because people saving their money.

cliffbo3645d ago

156,000 in 4 days is bad?!!!