Poor Sony, they're really struggling at this point

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  1. KidDynamite

    KidDynamite don't know nothing Veteran

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    This is a shot from Ginza showroom:

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    Notice anything unusual? Look Closer.

































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    See it yet?


























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    Whoops. :lol 

    For the record, I was originally going to post this last night but thought better and deleted it pending arguments about whether or not it was a PS. General consensus seems to be it is not a PS now from people much more knowledgeable than me about such things. There are reports coming from different sources and multiple angles, and the only pictures with the correct "L" are said to be the doctored ones.

    http://www.kotaku.com/gaming/top/omg-playstation-3-controller-spelling-mistake-180260.php

    http://www.joystiq.com/2006/06/14/sony-misspells-select-on-ps3-display-controller/1#comments
     
  2. Superman_Alpha

    Superman_Alpha TF: Animated FTW!!!

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    LOL


    or if you're Sony...


    ROR
     
  3. Joe Moore

    Joe Moore Is Not Jim... Administrator

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    Come on, even the biggest Sony fanboy has to get a chuckle out of that.
     
  4. Kupp

    Kupp Ford Fanboy TFW2005 Supporter

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    haha, that is a good one.
     
  5. Emperor Mengde

    Emperor Mengde Instrumentalist

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    Engrish strikes again :lol  .
     
  6. llamatron

    llamatron Shut up, Nigel. TFW2005 Supporter

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    Woah, are they using the "Spiderman" font? Looks just like it.

    Also, Serect. Hahaha.
     
  7. rattrap007

    rattrap007 Insert witty comment here TFW2005 Supporter

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    :lol  that is great..
     
  8. thefrozenred

    thefrozenred 4 8 15 16 23 42

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    That's pretty funny.
     
  9. peeman

    peeman Well-Known Member

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    wat happened to their boomerang controller?
     
  10. RHansen

    RHansen Sir. Ranbotnic Veteran

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    scrapped it, nobody liked it, went with the dual shock design
     
  11. j3

    j3 Kiefer is my Big Boss TFW2005 Supporter

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    Big fucking deal. It's not like that's a final product, or would ever EVER ship like that in the US. And even if it actually did ship like that in Japan it wouldn't even be a big deal because it's still the exact same word there. Yes, engrish is hi-larious. "Struggling" though? Please.
     
  12. KidDynamite

    KidDynamite don't know nothing Veteran

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    It's a joke, useful for easing the tension over all the bad publicity Sony has gotten lately. Nobody geniunely believes the controller would ship that way or that it's a real sign of Sony's impending failure. Lighten up.
     
  13. Kupp

    Kupp Ford Fanboy TFW2005 Supporter

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    Well I think it is Hiralious, but then I am easily amused.
     
  14. McBradders

    McBradders James Franco Club! Moderator

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    It would be cool if it shipped that way :p 
     
  15. Chrono Grimlock

    Chrono Grimlock Perfect By Nature

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    haha at first I thought the "PS" logo in the center of the controller was messed up. ha
     
  16. funkatron101

    funkatron101 TFW2005 Supporter

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    I am assuming it is fake. Funny though.
     
  17. Brandon

    Brandon This is important work.

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    :lol  I so want to have a controller like that.

    Serect FTW!
     
  18. flamepanther

    flamepanther Interested, but not really

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    "SERECT" is an anagram for "SECRET" OMG conspiracy!
     
  19. BigPrime3000

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    Uh-oh....I don't think you were supposed to decipher the message so quickly. They're gonna be coming after you now.
     
  20. OmegaScourge

    OmegaScourge Custom Made TFW2005 Supporter

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    i thought it was the little PS logo, maybe if you press it, you can to to Sony Online or something....

    ....and that controller doesn't have dual shock anymore, they lost and now they can't use it.
     

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