Germans Love PlayStation Move

According to some recent sales data, it appears that Germans love the PlayStation Move about as much as they love David Hasselhoff… Which is a lot!

The German branch of the world’s largest online retailer, is now completely sold out of PlayStation Move Starter Bundles. We’re reporting on this news for two reasons – to urge you to pre-order now, so you aren’t Move-less on launch day – and – because we wanted to bring up a long running Saturday Night Live joke from ex-Weekend Update anchor, Norm MacDonald where he insists Germans love David Hasselhoff.

Since Sony admittedly isn’t expecting major day one sales of the PlayStation Move, there might be a chance that Sony will be more on the conservative side with Move production, making it a bit hard to find on launch day. If this sell out on the world’s largest online retailer is any indication, that might just be the case. To ensure you have a PlayStation Move on launch date, we suggest you put your pre-order in now.

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eggbert4283d ago

I'm awaiting the PS3 trolls to flaunt this and the xbox 360 trolls to bring up kinect pre-orders.

deadreckoning6664283d ago (Edited 4283d ago )

I wasn't aware that Amazon alone represents the buying demands of Germany? lol..As you said eggbert, only trolls take this crap seriously. Good for a laugh though.

"Kinect will destroy Move this holiday season in sales"

lol.. I think ur crazy, not because your statement is wrong..but because u feel the need to mention it in an article thats completely irrelated to your statement. Btw...why are you concerned about who outsells who? How does that benefit you?

guitarded774283d ago

All I have to say is BEST STORY PICTURE EVER!!!

goflyakite4283d ago

Well I've heard the German's have a thing for well engineered things so this doesn't surprise me.

DMason4282d ago

I own an Audi and its the biggest piece of crap Ive ever purchased...

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ALFAxD_CENTAURO4283d ago (Edited 4283d ago )

I think this is a duplicate:

OMG; the Sales!

Lately Xbox 360 Fanboys (Omega, Big Silky to mention few ones) only care for the sales and Pre orders! But not the quantity and quality of games.

As you can see below.

btk4283d ago

That excuse will be over in three months time when Kinect sales start lagging after the initial release hype sales.
Then they will start hyping "future potential" and ignore sales, games and quality.

Oldsnake0074283d ago

in Germany it's like 4 mil ps3 vs 1-2 mil 360. Germany is Sony land.

big_silky4283d ago

German loved Hitler too. Just sayin'.

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xTruthx4283d ago

Yeah they loved him so much they tried killing him many times

Roozium4283d ago


Nah man, that was the jews.

NateDPG4283d ago (Edited 4283d ago )

Roozium you obviously have to repeat the history class

Montoya4283d ago (Edited 4283d ago )

and Americans love German science. Everyone loves everyone......

Elvfam5114283d ago

Everybody Loves Raymond!

hikayu4283d ago

Everybody hates Christ ... That's racist !!

I don't think I spell his name right tho .

Elven64283d ago

Pick up a book kid and pray you'll never live in a country where intimidation and "thuggery" is used to "sway" votes. This doesn't even include what'll begin after power is taken.

Montoya4283d ago

You basically just descibed the USA.

lonix4283d ago

Like arnold schwarzenegger

fireplace4283d ago

It doesnt't change the fact that it was germans who loved him and his ideology.

n4gno4282d ago (Edited 4282d ago )

like more than 50% of americans loved bush, and xbox more than ps3.

it's not because some people are wrong, dumbs, brainwashed than everyone else in the country is.

"Kinect will destroy Move this holiday season in sales"

If you are right (we never know with brainless people), it would just be a sad thing, again, the sheep would be choosing inferior hardware, with no games. so who can enjoy that kind of sad result ? not gamers.

MisterNiwa4283d ago

This made me laugh hard.

(And I am german.)

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Gambit074283d ago

Viza, awesome band, managed by Serj now.

tunaks14283d ago (Edited 4283d ago )

"according to some recent sales data"
where is the link?
as the wise say on the web, link or fake


Is that the wise say?

I'll edit a wiki article about rich nigerians, BRB.

dtrain214283d ago

Kinect will destroy Move this holiday season in sales

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gtsentry4283d ago

@GusBricker..move is alredy sold out and sony didnt even start advertising it still didnt even start he campaign deal with coca cola to advertiise ps3 and move on every box of soda in stores yet

GusBricker4283d ago (Edited 4283d ago )

How is that possible? lol

I'm all for the Move, I'm getting it for disc golf, it's the only game my wife will play, well, Frisbee Golf in WSR, but its time to upgrade.

I hope it doesn't suck.

gtsentry4282d ago

afew articles on n4g sed it was sold out at a german retailer

gtsentry4283d ago (Edited 4283d ago )

how are you so sure..have you seen the tech demo for move compared to kinects tech demo

GusBricker4283d ago

...and its pre-orders have been huge already.

PoorMansGT4283d ago

@gus- you havent seen official orders,you saw some other stuff. wanna bet kinect aint going to big as you think?

PoorMansGT4283d ago

kinect is a pos that is limited and pointless,it will fail like hd-dvd.

Sizzon4283d ago

yeah in America, cuz you're the one stuck with the 360 while in Europe and Japan the PS3 is more popular and PS Move is gonna be more popular there.

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