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PlayStation Store Will Not Discontinue PS3 and Vita Services, After All

2 monthes ago   |   By CG Magazine

Sony has announced it is reversing its decision to stop servicing the PS3 and Vita on PlayStation Store, citing a huge response from fans.
Sony Interactive Entertainment President and CEO Jim Ryan broke the news on the PlayStation Blog today, stating “upon further reflection... it's clear that we made the wrong decision here.”
As the company shifts its focus toward the PlayStation 5, Sony has been reallocating resources from its older and less-used departments. They first announced on-demand video services will cease August 31 , making way for streaming services. Rumours then circulated...
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PS3 and Vita PlayStation Stores Will Not Close After All, PSP Store Will Still Cease Operations

PS3 and Vita PlayStation Stores Will Not Close After All, PSP Store Will Still Cease Operations

2 monthes ago   |   By PlayStation LifeStyle

At the end of March, Sony announced the PlayStation 3, PS Vita, and PSP Stores would close in the summer, causing widespread outcry. Sony appears to have listened to the concerns of customers and developers and has now announced the PS3 and Vita stores will no longer close. The PSP store will still close as planned on July 2, however.
The closure of the three stores would have seen the disappearance of more than 2000 digital exclusive games among the three platforms, and that didn't count any of the PS Vita games due to be released over the coming months. A statement from Sony Interactive...
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PlayStation Store for PS3 and PS Vita No Longer Shutting Down

PlayStation Store for PS3 and PS Vita No Longer Shutting Down

2 monthes ago   |   By VG Chartz

Sony Interactive Entertainment last month confirmed the rumors that the company will shut down the PlayStation Store on PlayStation 3 on July 2 and PlayStation Vita on August 27. The remaining purchase functionality for the PSP will also shut down on July 2.
Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO Jim Ryan has provided an update on the PlayStation Blog. PlayStation has reversed course and will no longer be shutting down the PlayStation Store on the PlayStation 3 or PlayStation Vita this summer. However, PSP commerce functionality will still shut down on July 2.
"Recently, we notified players...
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Sony Reverses PlayStation Store Update, Will Continue To Sell PS Vita And PS3 Games

Sony Reverses PlayStation Store Update, Will Continue To Sell PS Vita And PS3 Games

2 monthes ago   |   By Game Informer

When Sony confirmed that it was shutting down the storefront for PS3, PS Vita, and PSP games on their respective platforms, the gaming community exploded. Both on the industry and consumer side, the response to the decision made by the company was met with sadness, outrage, and confusion. Many devs have been outspoken about lamenting games they have worked on that were digital-only that would be lost in this move, but it looks like Sony has made a change of heart. The company has confirmed that it has reversed its PlayStation Store update plans and will continue to sell PS Vita and PS3...
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PlayStation 3 and Vita stores will stay open after all: retro gaming lives!

2 monthes ago   |   By Nintendo Enthusiast

President and CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment Jim Ryan has pulled a complete 180 on a recent major announcement. The PlayStation 3, PlayStation Portable , and PlayStation Vita digital stores were set to shut down this summer, but Ryan has now announced that the PS3 and Vita stores will stay open and continue to operate normally. The functionality to purchase games digitally on PSP will still retire on July 2, 2021 as previously planned. Nonetheless, keeping the PlayStation 3 and Vita digital stores open is a huge win for games preservation, because it means a tremendous number of...
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Sony Interactive Entertainment backpedals on decision to close PlayStation Store for PS3 and PS Vita

2 monthes ago   |   By Gematsu

Sony Interactive Entertainment has backpedaled on its decision to close the PlayStation Store for PlayStation 3 and PS Vita this summer. In a post on the PlayStation Blog, Sony Interactive Entertainment president and CEO Jim Ryan said, “Recently, we notified players that PlayStation Store for PS3 and PS Vita devices was planned to end this...
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PlayStation Store for PS3 and PS Vita Will Remain Available

PlayStation Store for PS3 and PS Vita Will Remain Available

2 monthes ago   |   By Gaming Bolt

Sony has reversed its decision to cease PlayStation Store operations for the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita , which was originally slated to happen this Summer. Sony Interactive Entertainment president and CEO Jim Ryan said on the PlayStation Blog that, “Upon further reflection, however, it's clear that we made the wrong decision here.” Of course, commerce functionality for the PSP will still end on July 2nd.
Ryan notes that the decision to close the storefront for PS3 and Vita was “Born out of a number of factors, including commerce support challenges for older devices and the ability...
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PlayStation reverses course on PS3, Vita store closure

PlayStation reverses course on PS3, Vita store closure

2 monthes ago   |   By Destructoid

Last month, Sony confirmed a report that it would be closing the online storefront for PlayStation 3, Vita, and PSP. Today, the company announced it would no longer be closing two of those stores.
Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO Jim Ryan said in a statement on the PlayStation Blog that while Sony had recently planned to close the stores this summer, upon further reflection it was clear that it made the wrong decision. The PlayStation Store for PS3 and Vita will stay operational, though PSP commerce functionality will still retire on July 2, 2021 as planned.
"When we initially came to...
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PS Store access for PS3 and Vita will continue after all, Sony has announced

PS Store access for PS3 and Vita will continue after all, Sony has announced

2 monthes ago   |   By VG 247

Shortly after Sony announced plans to close the PlayStation Store serving PS3, Vita and PSP , the company has changed its mind on the proposed closure of the stores and will now keep them open. “Recently, we notified players that PlayStation Store for PS3 and PS Vita devices was planned to end this summer,” writes president and CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment, Jim Ryan. “Upon further reflection, however, it's clear that we made the wrong decision here. So today I'm happy to say that we will be keeping the PlayStation Store operational for PS3 and PS Vita devices.” Watch on YouTube...
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