05 Apr '11, 9am

Japan quake may move new Sony PSP's deadline

San Francisco - Sony Corp may stagger the global release of its next-generation PlayStation Portable game machine after the earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan last month led to production disruptions. The new PlayStation Portable, codenamed "NGP" may be introduced in a single region this year instead of starting sales in Asia, Europe or America in time for the end-of-year holiday shopping season, said Jack Tretton, president of Sony Computer Entertainment of America, citing production problems. He declined to say which region may offer the device first. Scaling back the global launch may threaten to put Sony further behind Nintendo Co in the portable-games market, said Edward Woo, a video-games analyst with Wedbush Securities. Nintendo released its 3DS handheld player in America, Japan and Europe in the past couple of months. "It raises the bar on the competitive issues...

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