Sony: PS3 Will Dominate in a Dead Heat

It's a tortoise and hare thing

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David Reeves
David Reeves
In a rather un-spectacular display of confidence David Reeves, Sony Computer Entertainment Europe's exiting CEO, has said that the PS3 will be top of the console pile... by 2014.

"I don't think it will be next year, but in three to five years it will become dominant on the market", Reeves said.

But wait, there's more. Confusingly, Reeves went on, "The legacy will be that people will see a tortoise and hare situation. In a way, in the end it will be a dead heat. People will say PS3 took a while to get going but it really caught up very quickly and confounded many of the critics from the first year", he said.

So... the PS3 will be dominant, but it will be a dead heat. The PS3 will be dominant in a dead heat? Maybe Reeves is just tired after his 14 years at Sony. Today's his last day, with marketing vet Andrew House to take over tomorrow.

Source: GamesIndustry.biz
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SuperSaiyan4 30 Apr 2009 17:00
1/5
I do admire him for his honesty which is more down to earth.
Kiro-Zero 1 May 2009 08:38
2/5
Why does the PS3 seem more and more like the SEGA Saturn every time one of the Sony CEOs talk about it.
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Kansai 1 May 2009 10:58
3/5
lol i wonder if he got a little extra in his bonus envelope for saying this
Hi 1 May 2009 17:02
4/5
Well first it was Wii in the closet and then Wii out of the closet, and now he is talking about dominating, what is going on here! Oh my goodness, he is talking about being on the top of piles! ;) .
croople 2 May 2009 13:07
5/5
lol. the guy can't even give a positive message in his swansong interview
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