Magazine unveils new PSP2 pictures?

A magazine called PSM3 has an article related to PSP2 with supporting images of the portable gaming device. The image of the PSP2 looks like the leaked devkit images that were published by VG247 but the picture quality seems pretty sharp, neat and seems to have details as well.

Could this be real? Could this be fake? Only time will tell but till then, it's best to take this news with a grain of salt.

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EYEamNUMBER14921d ago

well im sure there will be a few people who blindly believe this and post without even clicking on the link lol

dc14921d ago

..But boy does it look good!
(See beginning of the article second paragraph)

Zydake4920d ago (Edited 4920d ago )

Maybe they'll announce the PSP2 soon to battle the 3DS. And if it can play PS3 type of games 0.0 it'll be day 1 to me !


forgot to add that of course its a fake but my original post is a thought.

Comet4920d ago

I did a few researching and apparently PSM3 approached this guy from an online forum...


oli4920d ago

even if this were a psp2 concept model or wutever, id prefer the thumb nubs below the d-pad and buttons, not above

HolyOrangeCows4920d ago (Edited 4920d ago )

Probably a mockup.

LOL, oh geez.
So much integrity in this industry.

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ThanatosDMC4920d ago

Bad desing on the buttons by the screen. It needs to be flat not sticking out and terrible positioning of the sticks. Oh well, whoever made the pic is good though.

Muletroid4920d ago

who approved this? why is it even a top page article?

there is no article or story here its just A FORUM POST
i see waaaay loads of people report something just because its a forum

how did this get approved man the rules don't even matter here anymore

at least make a story out of this

Digitaldude4920d ago

Yeah looks good, sleek design. I wouldn't mind if it was real.

Masterchef20074920d ago

It does look nice. But i have doubts on how usefull the track pad will be since you cant exactly see where your fingers are on the screen. I rather wait for official specs from sony. I am sure that it will be more powerful than the 3DS what i dont know is how much more. If they can replicate 360 graphics on the go that would be great

nveenio4920d ago

I don't even think the article is real. If it is, they have a number of typos that were missed by the editor. Plus, this would have to be the best mag scan EVER (of course, I'm not sure if it's a digital copy, since I couldn't find a digital copy available on the mag's site). Or, if this is a leaked PDF, who is the source?

Second, I don't think the design is even real because the placement of the analog sticks don't seem natural.

gaffyh4920d ago

It's obviously a render, but it doesn't look sleek enough to be a Sony design. The analog placements look like they will be actually quite comfortable there though, even though it looks a little strange.

SWORDF1SH4920d ago

it is a design they made based on that psp2 photo and info they have received.

I have this mag and they make that point very clear

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CrazyForGames4920d ago

obviously fake

frontline isn't even a gaming magazine
this is like Time having a scoop on a gaming system before its even revealed

Nitrowolf24920d ago

It's not Frontlines Mag its PSM3

Nitrowolf24920d ago (Edited 4920d ago )

Looks just like the PSP GO, except with more stuff and different location of buttons +2 Analogsticks. Looks better built also the the GO.

IDK, according to the page its a render dev kit. I like how it looks, i'm not really sure what i am expecting to how the PSP2 to even look anyway. Just as long as it's powerful.

So built in camera (both front and behind)
2 AnalogSticks
and a Track Pad

qface644920d ago

how did this even get passed? its not even a story its just a forum post

ive had a bunch load of stories closed simply because it was a forum even when they actually had a story to it

Darth_Bane794920d ago

And I have also seen a lot of good stories getting reported because a bunch of goofballs think it's lame.. So it's basically like this: Personal opinion > Actual fact.

showtimefolks4920d ago

when i say either it will be announced at GDC or E3 my guess is we will see it at GDC

as long as it has 2 analong sticks and it can produce a little better graphics i am all for it

kneon4920d ago (Edited 4920d ago )

The Playstation phone, or whatever they are going to call it will likely be announced at the Mobile World Congress in February. It's possible, though unlikely, that the PSP2 could also be announced then. But E3 is the most likely time for that announcement.

meetajhu4920d ago (Edited 4920d ago )

Its PSM3 and i think its legit.

8thnightvolley4920d ago

is this is he psp2 for real i would get it thou powerful little bugger.

Blacktric4920d ago

"A magazine called FRONTLINE..."

It's Frontline section of PSM3 magazine. Look below.

CaptainPunch4920d ago

Idk, it looks pretty legit to me. Hoping for Sony to officially reveal the PSP2 soon.

Bull5hifT4920d ago (Edited 4920d ago )

I sorta really dont like all that extra wasted space on the round edges, id prefer round bottom,and a morphed squarish look to fit the nice Huge 720 p display on top ..... A thing that sorta bothers me out in public while playing is looking down at the screen , i feel im growing a hump and forcing a double chin ... Always in that position

cLiCK_sLiCK94920d ago (Edited 4920d ago )

Lol...I remember when everyone was calling the PS3 Slim fake and ugly when first pics were first leaked. Turned out to be real as time passed.

Sharingan_no_Kakashi4920d ago

definately needs to be cloud based only. I know we all like our hard copies but in order for it to be a truly portable system it doesn't need to be held back by having to carrying disks or memory sticks wherever you take it. Without a disk drive, hdd, or a memory stick slot it should drop the price considerably as well. come to think of it... this could be what playstation cloud was patented for. As long as they put the entire psp library on it.