(SCEH), today announced general availability of SONY PLAYSTATION®3, 60GB HDD (Hard Disk Drive), in Singapore from 7 March 2007, at the retail price of S$799.
One of the new services available to the PS3 is the PLAYSTATION®Store. Gamers will be able to download a variety of content such as high definition films, gaming information and free trial games from the online portal. The PLAYSTATION®Store will be launched on the same day as PS3's general availability. For more information, please visit PlayStation® Asia's Official Website at http://asia.playstation.com.
In addition, 10 PS3 games will also be made available in Singapore on the launch date. These include the popular racing game -"Ridge Racer 7", and first-person shooting game - "Resistance". The game "Resistance" allows PS3users to play with 40 online gamers at one time.
The fun continues with a limited period free download of the hugely popular "Grand Turismo" (now in Hi-Def) from the PLAYSTATION®Store. To enjoy the full capabilities of PS3, users need only download the high definition and effect "Tekken 5 – Dark Resurrection" which will be available at a very special price.