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Sony shows profit because of Home?

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I saw yesterday in the news that Sony has just  showed a profit for the first time in five years.  Could this be because Home is raking in so much money?   What say you?

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Treasure Hunter
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I like you. You're funny! Smiley Tongue

Jersquall: Any new news on Home on PS4 yet?

Tempest_Fire: Due to a shifting landscape, PlayStation Home will cease publishing new content on November 12, 2014.

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I'm very doubtful PlayStation Home has drastically affiliated Sony's profit that much, you have to remember they do "a lot" more than just home.
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EdwCarnby wrote:
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The way prices are going that will only get you a newly released LMO bundle. You got to do better than that. Smiley Wink

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EdwCarnby wrote:
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This post reminded me of Littlest Pet Shop

 

 

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AbysmalDawna wrote:

I saw yesterday in the news that Sony has just  showed a profit for the first time in five years.  Could this be because Home is raking in so much money?   What say you?


No, belt tightening & a weaker Yen made this happen, as did the sale of some building assets.

 

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Im going to go with with preorders for the Last of Us Smiley Wink

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I don't think Home has that big an impact in Sony as a whole,

But in its defense - it doesn't lose money and a lot of small developers are starting to become successful...

 

When Indie developers were asked which was the best console to work for, most, if not all said Sony, because Sony reps were casual and relaxed, where as the other console was strict and intimidating and meddling.

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