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Concerned about keeping PS4 due to Sony's financial status

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http://gaminrealm.com/2013/12/30/sony-79-chance-bankrupt-2-years/

sony's junk status source

http://money.cnn.com/2014/01/27/technology/sony-downgrade-junk/

sony's 79% chance of going bankrupt in 2 years article

 

 

I'm very well cognizant that sony's gaming division is at its strongest but if things do not pick up for them in about a couple of years they have a 79% chance of going bankrupt and this correlates to my motivation of spending money for accessories and games for a system.  Why should you spend money on a platform that will die quickly in two years?  I'm just really worried and wonder what you guys think of this or if you have any other sources and evidence that this may not be the case I'd gladly appreciate it.  I do want to deem my ps4 worth of a purchase but I feel like I'm going to be playing on an obsolete system if Sony goes under.  Please help.

 

 

 

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Re: I'm very concerned about keeping my ps4 due to the financial status of sony as a company

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lol...

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Setzaroth wrote:

lol...


are you laughing at sony or the topic?

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Re: I'm very concerned about keeping my ps4 due to the financial status of sony as a company

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The topic.

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Re: I'm very concerned about keeping my ps4 due to the financial status of sony as a company

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Isn't this all the more reason to keep it. Wouldn't the ps4 sky rocket in price then???? Am I doing this right?
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The topic.


I think its very legitimate though.  If you guys are spending your hard earned money on these consoles and then the manufacturer goes out of business how would you feel?

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Kromethius wrote:

http://gaminrealm.com/2013/12/30/sony-79-chance-bankrupt-2-years/

sony's junk status source

http://money.cnn.com/2014/01/27/technology/sony-downgrade-junk/

sony's 79% chance of going bankrupt in 2 years article

 

 

I'm very well cognizant that sony's gaming division is at its strongest but if things do not pick up for them in about a couple of years they have a 79% chance of going bankrupt and this correlates to my motivation of spending money for accessories and games for a system.  Why should you spend money on a platform that will die quickly in two years?  I'm just really worried and wonder what you guys think of this or if you have any other sources and evidence that this may not be the case I'd gladly appreciate it.  I do want to deem my ps4 worth of a purchase but I feel like I'm going to be playing on an obsolete system if Sony goes under.  Please help.


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Re: I'm very concerned about keeping my ps4 due to the financial status of sony as a company

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Lol didnt they have a higher chance of bankruptcy when the ps3 came out?
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Jan 29, 2014

but how if all their other divisions are doing horribly plus the vita isn't helping much either

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I think if Nintendo is still in business, SONY will still be a market holder for at least a few more months lol
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