P671 Teletext 671 Nov13 21:01:10     THE OPINIONATED PIG ——————————   "So, the idiots are looking  pretty empty-mouthed now it  looks like Sony has no intention of releasing the PlayStation 2 soon. Digitiser was the lone voice of rationality in a recent sea of PlayStation 2 hysteria. "Sony is keeping its cards surgically grafted to its chest. But the fact |hat development kits have yet to ship to third-party software studios should suggest that the firm has no intention of releasing any new hardware in 1999. Digitiser said this all along. ——————————————————————————————————1/4—— Pop-o-fun 480 Worming Hour 196 THIS IS THIS: p672 Reviews Reviews TV Club 140
P671 Teletext 671 Nov13 21:05:12     THE OPINIONATED PIG ——————————   "Sources have recently  revealed that Sony hasn't even  decided on a final spec for the PlayStation 2, or PlayStation 2000, as a recently Sony-registered Internet domain name has it. "We can only spec-ulate (ha ha) on the final form of Sony's hardware follow- up. Whether it'll be a bona-fide, DVD- playing multi-media tank, or a simple, backwardly-compatible games-playing monster is something only the giant eggs at Sony know." ——————————————————————————————————2/4—— FAT SOW OFFERS AN INDEPENDENT OPINION BAMBER: "I AM SO COOL" p152 Reviews Reviews TV Club 140
P671 Teletext 671 Nov13 21:02:00     THE OPINIONATED PIG ——————————   "Right now, Sony has the most  successful games console in  the world. It certainly has nothing to fear from a new piece of hardware being put out by a publisher with a less than gleaming track record. "Sony isn't going to be forced into making an announcement just for the sake of it. Remember Nintendo's knee- jerk reaction to the Saturn and PlayStation? Project Reality was going to be a Silicon Graphics-aased games console. In reality, it turned out to be the Nintendo 64." ——————————————————————————————————3/4—— Pop-o-fun 480 Worming Hour 196 THIS IS THIS: p672 Reviews Reviews TV Club 140
P671 Teletext 671 Nov13 21:04:00     THE OPINIONATED PIG ——————————   "As far as most gamers are  concerned, Sony is a safe pair  of hands. PlayStation games aren't always going to be winners, but at least there's no chance of the company going bust in the next year. "Nintendo is visibly losing confidence in the N64, and heaven knows what sopt of mess Sega is going to get into. Sony and the PlayStation are brands that people trust, and Sony knows this. Why mess with a winning formula? Hopefully, Sony's confidence will not —e its undoing." ——————————————————————————————————4/4—— FAT SOW OFFERS AN INDEPENDENT OPINION BAMBER: "I AM SO COOL" p152 Reviews Reviews TV Club 140