In a move surprising absolutely nobody on or within earshot of this great planet, Sony has removed it's production of the oddity of a high priced console with no external UMD drive, promising that support and repairs will continue. So as the Xperia Play takes over the reigns of being the Playstation-slider device we actually wanted, we're left feeling sorry for anyone who's stuck paying the RRP on a game, via download, that is probably available for a fraction of the price as a pre-owned physical copy. Oh the contradictions!
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