Sony Corp. this week released the Playstation 3 Dualshock 3 Metallic Gold Controller to U.S. retail.
The Dualshock 3 Metallic Gold Controller features a metallic gold color, Dualshock vibration and Sixaxis motion technology at $54.99.
Sony in Feb. said the game division held an operating profit of $49.3 million, down 86 percent from the year prior.
It sold 6.8 Playstation 3 and Playstation 2 consoles in the quarter, down from 7.4 million one year ago. It forecasts 16 million hardware units sold in the fiscal year ending Mar.
Console software sales declined to 61.7 million from 68.7 million one year prior.
Sony will release the Playstation 4 this holiday.