Superstar

Playstation 2 Drops to $99.99 to Woo New Gamers

By: Marissa Brassfield - Published: • References: blog.us.playstation & forbes
Sony has slashed the price of its Playstation 2 by 23% to $99.99 in a move to woo new gamers to the popular platform. Judging from a post on the official Playstation blog, Sony plans to attract new families and gamers under 10 with this price drop.

With 136 million units sold since 2000, the Playstation 2 is the world's most popular gaming system. From the looks of things, it seems that Sony is planning to maintain this title for as long as possible. Stats for Recession-Priced Game Systems Trending: Older & Chilly
Traction: 4,132 clicks in 285 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: Recession-Priced Game Systems
Related: 57 examples / 44 photos
Segment: Males, 12-55
Comparison Set: 21 similar articles, including: 19 playstation tweaks, killers, and enhancements, hippest playstation around: the luxury signature line, and true-life playstation supercars.