Jack Tretton's PR madness translated into sense

Sony of America's boss has been jabbering about motion control. Here's the non-PR version

Now Sony's Jack Trettonhas been wading in with his own big business speaking, in regards to the PlayStation Move motion controller's supposed superiority. So naturally, we thought it would be unfair not to give him the same treatment. So we have.

On the place of the Dual Shock

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Translation: "The thing about this motion gaming is that it’s an add-on, and enhancement, and an extension of the Wii remote. It’s not a replacement because we all know what happened with Nintendo"

Is Sony aping Nintendo?

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Translation: "Yes"

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Translation: "I’m focusing on the camera and ignoring the fact that Natal is a more advanced version of the Eyetoy"

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Translation: "I’m focusing on the camera and ignoring the fact that PlayStation Move is just a more advanced version of the Wii remote"

But are we being too cynical? Will PlayStation Move bring us a whole new world of gaming at this year's E3? Will we never look back once we have Sony's waggle-wand in our hands? Let us know through the usual placesonFacebookandTwitter. And in the comments below, obviously.

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