Nintendo Wii: Sony Boss Stunned At Nintendo’s Success

Speaking casually to, Phil Harrison worldwide head of Sony Computer Entertainment revealed just how startled his company are regarding the phenomenal worldwide success of the Nintendo Wii.

“Yeah, I don’t remember reading anybody’s analysis predicting this two years ago or even a year ago to 18 months ago, but that doesn’t mean it’s a bad thing. We work in an entertainment business, basically, and entertainment has elements of fashion, and it has elements of the latest cool thing.”

– Phil Harrison


1 comment

  1. No idea why they’d be startled. Price, and hype combined to be a huge way to market the system. Plus a radical new design, was a great way to come out of the gate and gain speculation.

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