The original post on the Japanese PlayStation website was translated by Gematsu and discusses the last PS3 model now available in Japan: the 500 GB console. Sony's official Japanese website confirms that the company would no longer ship PS3 units to Japanese retailers, signifying an end to over a decade of the console's rather successful run across the globe.
With that pronouncement, it seems the PS3 is definitely going to be axed in the U.S. as reports of the console hurting Sony have been circulating since April of this year. On the other hand, during its launch in 2006, the company outlined that it was only offering 10-year support to a handful of devices including PS Vita and PS3.
PlayStation Plus subscribers are getting a couple of big titles from the list of free games this June.
The two PS4 titles surfaced through a leak ahead of Sony's official announcement. There are chances that Sony will include Nidhogg and Spy Chameleon into the PlayStation Plus free games library in June 2017. However, Sony will likely stop supporting the PS3 with game and system updates immediately. The rotating free games, in particular, was a feature that Microsoft would later emulate as an addition to its Xbox Live Gold membership. As well, the PS4 has also far surpassed the now-discontinued Wii U (roughly 13.5 million sold since November 2012).
BJP says it will give right position to Rajinikanth His May 19 speech was replete with hints of political ambition while the superstar met with his fans after a long time. Or like the cigarette that he flicks in the air in a trademark style, the frenzied talk will just end up in smoke.
But now it seems that Sony are ready to mix things up a little. Does this also mean that there is a move by Sony towards the PS5?
Some of the most-loved games on the PlayStation 3 are Uncharted Series, The Last of Us, Metal Gear Solid 4: Sons of the Patriots, several Yakuza titles, and five Ratchet & Clank games. The PlayStation 4 has now sold 53.4 million consoles. Other reports indicate that it will be shipping close to 18 million units of PS4.
Mr Trump, who BBC Europe editor Katya Adler said seemed star-struck, said of the Pope: "He is something, he's really good". But Pope Francis pulled a great move in his first meeting with the President of the United States.
The Warriors , who beat Cavs for the 2015 championship before losing the rematch in 2016, are 12-0 in this year's playoffs. Cleveland has steamrolled through the East in the postseason since James returned home, going 36-5 in three years.
New Haven officials aren't anxious about the short-term estimates. "We're not going backwards anymore - we've stopped that". According to a spokesperson, 50,000 is the population where the Census Bureau is required to track data of a city.
She came closest in 2002 when she was beaten in the final by her younger sister, as she was at both Wimbledon and the U.S. Kvitova double faulted into the net on match point and spiked her Wilson racquet in frustration at that transgression.
In 1973, the Council was listed in the Delhi School Education Act 1973, as a body conducting "public" examinations. And so, after almost two weeks of delays and uncertain reports, ICSE results 2017 are finally coming today.
Mahmud, who is also known as Abu Handzalah, led fellow militants to rescue Hapilon in the Marawi attack, the sources say. He has been identified as a chief recruiter by the militants who trained and sent Malaysians to fight in Syria and Iraq.
Previous ROG gaming products based on AMD designs included Athlon 64 FX processors and were desktop models, until now. Speaking of Vega, AMD announced that it would launch the new graphics cards at the end of July at Siggraph 2017.
Trump promised to launch a review , and said, "Leaks of sensitive information pose a grave threat to our national security". Donald Trump backs the view that Brexit is an "incident not a trend", European Council President Donald Tusk has said.
When she was in jail, Mercedes brought her a puppy called Stanley - "one of the puffball dogs that old people usually have". ABC News reported that Schapelle Corby's home will receive extra police protection ahead of her long-awaited return home.
In the incident report filed by the four officers at the scene, Woods kept dozing off even after his initial contact with police. Woods had said on his website last week that he would not be able to twist his back for three months because of his surgery.
Czech second seed Karolina Pliskova reached the French Open second round on Monday with a 7-5, 6-2 win overn China's Zheng Saisai. KEY STATISTIC I: 9 - Record number of French Open titles for Rafael Nadal , who is favored by many to collect No. 10 this year.
Jaguar's Special Operations division has just unleashed the company's latest ludicrous offering, the XE SV Project 8 . Jaguar say that no more than 300 Project 8s will be created, each hand-built at SVO's technical centre in Coventry.
Dixon's eventful Indy includes pole, robbery and crash
Howard said he wasn't sure what caused him to hit the wall, whether a part broke in the suspension or something else. Takuma Sato , who won this year's race, became the first Japanese driver to win the Indy 500, The Drive reported .
Hamilton: I sensed Vettel was angry
Daniel Ricciardo brought his Red Bull across in a distant third place to complete the podium, his best result of the season. Pulling out a small lead, Hamilton eventually began chipping away at the Ferrari's advantage.
Manager: Allman tried to keep playing music until the end
All of Allman's five children except Island - each of the five has a different mother - have played music professionally. Cher , 71, and Gregg , 69, were married for four years before divorcing in 1979 and they have son Elijah Blue together.
US beats Kiwis on opening day of America's Cup qualifiers
If one of the finalists was also the victor the Louis Vuitton America's Cup Qualifiers, they will start with a one point bonus. Oracle and the five challengers will compete in two round robins, which will eliminate one challenger.
Meet Scott Disick's Rekindled Flame, Chloe Bartoli
She and Younes had first been linked in October past year , following the male model's split with his ex Jourdan Dunn. Disick and Thorne have been spotted groping each other in Cannes this week and it's pretty unpleasant to look at.
Argentina reach agreement for Sampaoli
Sampaoli has said that he wants to coach his country's national team after leading Sevilla to a fourth-place finish in Spain. Argentina are now fifth in the 10-team South America zone World Cup qualifying standings with four games remaining.