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Hirai: Sony to focus on PS3 software

by JW

In an interview with Japanese newspaper Yomiuri Shimbun, SCE’s Chief Executive Kaz Hirai said that Sony’s focus for the next year will be on software more than hardware.

[PlayStation 3] is starting afresh as a console to play games with. Although pricing strategy is important, now we would like to put out strength in the number of software games.

In the same interview, Hirai stood behind Sony’s goal of selling 11 million PlayStation 3 units by the end of fiscal 2008 (which is March, 2009 or something). While Sony and the PS3 was slow out of the gate, keep one thing well in mind before doubting Sony:

The PlayStation, and PlayStation 2 were also slow out of the gate. Don’t sleep on Sony just yet.


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3 Responses to “Hirai: Sony to focus on PS3 software”

  1. RoriG Says:


  2. JW Says:

    You? ;)

  3. RoriG Says:

    Erm..the 1pstart trolls ate the rest of my comment…

    What I SAID was that I can’t wait until the ps3 is affordable. I

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