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Sony will stop making the PS Vita in Japan next year

28 days ago   |   By The Next Web

Sony has announced it intends to discontinue production of the PS Vita in Japan next year. The console was first launched in 2011, and Sony has no plans to launch a successor. The revelation comes from Sony Interactive Entertainment Senior VP Hiroyuki Oda. Speaking to Japanese publication Famitsu, and translated by Gematsu, Oda said: Currently, we do not have any plans regarding a new handheld device. In Japan, we will manufacture PlayStation Vita until 2019. From there, shipping will end. Eight years is a reasonably decent lifespan for a console, especially one that ultimately...
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PS Vita manufacturing will stop in Japan next year

PS Vita manufacturing will stop in Japan next year

28 days ago   |   By The Verge

Sony will cease manufacturing the handheld PlayStation Vita in Japan after 2019, and does not plan to release a successor, Sony Interactive Entertainment's senior vice president Hiroyuki Oda has confirmed to Famitsu. 2019 will be the eighth year of the console's life after it was released in December 2011.
“Currently, we do not have any plans regarding a new handheld device,” Oda said in comments translated by Gematsu , “In Japan, we will manufacture PlayStation Vita until 2019. From there, shipping will end.” It's unclear, however, whether he was referring only to Japan, where the Vita...
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Sony to end PlayStation Vita production in Japan in 2019 - CNET

Sony to end PlayStation Vita production in Japan in 2019 - CNET

28 days ago   |   By CNET

The company reportedly has no plans for a successor to its handheld.
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Sony to end production of PS Vita in Japan next year

28 days ago   |   By GamesIndustry

No plans for a successor, says SVP Hiroyuki Oda
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