The Sony PlayStation mobile gaming empire could expand its borders to HTC gadgets next.
My instant reaction to this nugget of potential news was joy and giddiness. Perhaps I'll be finally be able to enjoy a few PSP breaks during my daytime commute. Then cold hard reality set in when I realized PlayStation certified doesn't mean PSP certified.
Sadly the fictitious operation went wrong, and unfortunate mobile gamers lured into buying the Xperia Play soon learned that while games on the phone look flashy, they weren't the hot PSP titles they craved. Of course it makes sense that Sony wouldn't sprinkle its real magic on other manufacturers' phones, or even its own. You see cannibalism is taboo in marketing circles, too.