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Australian Federal Court Fines Sony $2.4 Million for PlayStation Store Refund Policy

1 month ago   |   By PlayStation LifeStyle

Following a lost case against the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission , Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe has been ordered to pay a fine of $3.5 million AU by the Australian Federal Court. The core issue concerned the corporation's PlayStation Store refund policy misleading consumers about their Australian Consumer Law rights.
Four customers rested at the heart of the matter, all of whom wanted refunds for faulty purchases. Instead, they were told Sony Europe didn't have to reimburse them for downloaded games, or if 14 days had passed between the purchase and refund attempt...
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Kingdoms of Amalur: Re-Reckoning Officially Announced for PS4, Xbox One and PC

Kingdoms of Amalur: Re-Reckoning Officially Announced for PS4, Xbox One and PC

1 month ago   |   By VG Chartz

Publisher THQ Nordic and developer Kaiko have officially announced Kingdoms of Amalur: Re-Reckoning for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Windows PC. This is following a Microsoft Store listing for the game that was posted yesterday.
The remaster of the action RPG will launch on August 18 for $39.99. A $109.99 collector's edition will also be available and include the following:
A copy of the game for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, or PC
Alyn Shir collectible statue (20.8cm / 8.2″ tall x 18cm / 7.1″ wide x 14.2cm / 5.6″)
Soundtrack CD
Amalur key chain
Five artworks
Here is an overview of the...
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Sony fined $2.4 million in Australia for its PlayStation Store refund policy

1 month ago   |   By VG 247

Sony has lost a case because of its PlayStation Store refund policy. Australia's ever vigilant Competition and Consumer Commission has won a court case against Sony over its PlayStation Store refund policy. An Australian Federal Court has ordered the company to pay AU$3.5 million for misleading customers. The case was brought on by four customers who were refused refunds because they had downloaded games purchased digitally, or because 14 days had passed since they made the purchase. Both of those policies are not in line with Australian consumer laws, hence why the ACCC took Sony to...
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