Sony Corp. this week discounted select titles at the Playstation Store in a new weekly sale.
Discounted titles include Bioshock at $13.99 (MSRP $19.99), Bioshock 2 at $13.99 (MSRP $19.99), Devil May Cry HD Collection at $20.99 (MSRP $29.99), Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time [PSP] $14.99 ($29.99), and Gungnir [PSP] at $14.99 ($29.99).
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.
The Playstation Vita and PSP sold 2.7 million units combined in Q3. However, the company slashed shipment forecasts for the handhelds to seven million units by the end of fiscal Mar., down from a forecast of 16 million units.
Handheld software sales fell to 8.9 million from 11.4 million.