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04/11/2005
Popular Franchise Introduces New Style of Gameplay as Jak X: Combat Racing Rips It Up Exclusively on PlayStation®2

Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc. announced today the Fall 2005 release of Jak X: Combat Racing, created exclusively for the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system. The award-winning...

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04/08/2005
Sony Pictures Releasing's Reconstructed Sam Peckinpah Epic 'Major Dundee' Premieres in Theatres This April

"Major Dundee," the first big-budget film directed by iconic filmmaker Sam Peckinpah, will celebrate its 40th anniversary by returning to theatres in a newly-constructed version, it was announced...

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04/07/2005
PSP™ (PlayStation® Portable) Sells More Than a Half Million Units in Its First Two Days and Generates Over $150 Million In First Week Sales Setting New Industry Benchmark

Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc. announced today that the first week sales of the PSP™ (PlayStation® Portable) handheld entertainment system generated more than $150 million at North...

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04/06/2005
PlayStation® Big Hook Up Continues Its Cross Country Search for the Next Action Sports Superstar in Orlando

WHO: Industry leader Sony Computer Entertainment America is proud to team up with Camp Woodward, the most recognized and established name in action sports training, for the second annual...

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04/05/2005
Sony Urban/Columbia Records Set to Release New Anointed Album, Now Is The Time

After five albums and a decade in gospel and Christian music, the highly-acclaimed, award-winning brother/sister gospel duo Anointed -- Da'dra Crawford Greathouse and Steve Crawford -- is back in...

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04/05/2005
Rise of the Kasai™ Exclusively for PlayStation®2, Delivers Innovative Tandem-Based Fighting, Storytelling and Artistry, at its Best

Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc. announced today the release of Rise of the Kasai™, exclusively for the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system. The sequel to the critically...

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04/01/2005
Barbra Streisand Set to Record Album Produced by Barry Gibb; Pair Teamed on Classic 'Guilty'

Nearly 25 years after their historic success with Barbra Streisand's "Guilty" album, the legendary singer will rejoin with Barry Gibb to work on a new album together. Mr. Gibb will again be...

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04/01/2005
Untold Legends™: Brotherhood of the Blade™ Number One at GameStop and EB Games North American Retail Stores

Sony Online Entertainment Inc. (SOE), a worldwide leader in massively multiplayer online (MMO) gaming, today announced that Untold Legends™: Brotherhood of the Blade™ was the number one...

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04/01/2005
PlayStation® Big Hook Up Continues Its Cross Country Search for the Next Action Sports Superstar in Atlanta

WHO: Industry leader Sony Computer Entertainment America is proud to team up with Camp Woodward, the most recognized and established name in action sports training, for the second annual...

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03/30/2005
Frankie J's The One Debuts at #3 on Billboard Top 200 Bestselling Albums Chart

Pop/R&B superstar Frankie J's eagerly-awaited new album, The One, has debuted at #3 -- the highest position of any new album entering the chart this week -- on the Billboard Top 200 bestselling...

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03/24/2005
Most Anticipated Consumer Product Launch of 2005, PSP™ (PlayStation® Portable), Ushers in a New Era in Portable Entertainment

Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc. announced today the highly anticipated PSP™ (PlayStation® Portable) portable entertainment system is now available in North America. Setting a precedent...

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03/24/2005
Wanted: Bow Wow's Biggest Fan

The urban rap legend Bow Wow has a new album, Wanted, coming out soon and Sony Urban Music/Columbia Records wants to put 10 of Bow Wow's biggest fans on the DualDisc version of the album. Wanted...

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03/22/2005
Midnight Sales on the East and West Coast Celebrate the Launch of PSP™ (PlayStation® Portable)

In response to tremendous consumer anticipation for the North American launch of the PSP™ (PlayStation® Portable) handheld entertainment system, select retailers across the country will open...

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03/22/2005
Oscar® Nominee Thomas Haden Church Cast as the New Nemesis in Sony Pictures and Marvel Studios' Spider-Man®3

Thomas Haden Church, who was most recently nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in Sideways, has been cast as Spider-Man's new archenemy in the next chapter of the Spider-Man®...

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03/22/2005
World Tour Soccer 2006 Heads Onto PlayStation®2

Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc. announced today the launch of World Tour Soccer 2006 for the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system. Now available in stores, the World Tour Soccer...

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03/22/2005
Untold Legends™: Brotherhood of the Blade™ Ships to North American Retail Stores

Sony Online Entertainment Inc. (SOE), a worldwide leader in massively multiplayer online (MMO) gaming, today announced that Untold Legends™: Brotherhood of the Blade™ has shipped to North...

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03/22/2005
Rave Reviews Nationwide Spark High Anticipation for God of War™ as the 2005 Must-Have Game on PlayStation®2

Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc. announced today the North American release of God of War™, available exclusively for the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system. Developed by Sony...

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03/21/2005
PSP™ (PlayStation® Portable) to Kick Off the U.S. Arrival of the Most Anticipated Product of the Year - PSP - With a Premiere Party at the Midnight Opening of PlayStation Store in San Francisco

Consumers to Come Out in Record Numbers As They Line Up to Be the First to Get Their Hands on PSP WHO: PSP™ (PlayStation® Portable) handheld entertainment system and special guests. WHAT: To...

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03/21/2005
PSP™ (PlayStation® Portable) and Carson Daly Kick Off the U.S. Arrival of the Most Anticipated Product of the Year With a Premiere Party at the Midnight Opening of Sony Style in New York

Consumers to Come Out in Record Numbers As They Line Up to Be the First to Get Their Hands on PSP WHO: Carson Daly, PSP™ (PlayStation® Portable) handheld entertainment system and special...

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03/21/2005
Experience the Bloodline Chronicles for Everquest®II Now

Sony Online Entertainment Inc. (SOE), a worldwide leader in massively multiplayer online (MMO) gaming, today announced that The Bloodline Chronicles, the first Adventure Pack for the hit online...

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03/17/2005
Sony Computer Entertainment America Launches Innovative Marketing Campaign to Support the Year's Most Anticipated Product PSP™ (PlayStation® Portable)

Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc. announced today an innovative marketing campaign to launch the PSP™ (PlayStation® Portable) handheld entertainment system, which makes its highly...

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03/17/2005
PlayStation® DualPlay Returns to Miami During Winter Music Conference Showcasing 14 AM Only Artists at Mansion Nightclub

WHO: Industry leader Sony Computer Entertainment America is proud to team up with House of Blues and Godskitchen to bring PlayStation DualPlay to Miami during Winter Music Conference 2005. Sony...

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03/17/2005
Untold Legends™: Brotherhood of the Blade™ for the PSP™ Handheld Entertainment System Goes Gold

Sony Online Entertainment Inc. (SOE), a worldwide leader in massively multiplayer online (MMO) gaming, today announced that Untold Legends™: Brotherhood of the Blade™ has gone gold. Developed...

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03/15/2005
Backstreet Boys Release 'Incomplete' to Radio March 28; New Album in Early June

Jive Records will be releasing "Incomplete," to radio on March 28. It is the first single from the much anticipated Backstreet Boys album due in early June. (Photo:...

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03/15/2005
PSP™ (PlayStation® Portable) Rocks the Runway With a Fusion of Fashion and Technology in Designer Accessories Show

To kick off the highly anticipated North American launch of PSP™ (PlayStation® Portable), an extraordinary collection of fashion's biggest talents and rising stars came together under one roof...

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