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DDoesnt that mean it will be cheaper to import them from europe since both the USD and that weird E currency are at 299, but the E is worth more than 1 USD?
Most likely like mercedes benz cars are 5,000-12,000$ cheaper here so u have 2 sign
a contract saying you wont export it.
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At $250, Sony made a very smart move. With the 3DS costing $250 as well and not many people buying into the 3D or unable to see in 3D Sony has a better chance this time around of taking on Nintendo's handheld.
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People were cheering at E3 when they heard the price...
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Has everyone forgotten about that one game console by Nintendo that they brilliantly decided to name after a misspelling on a popular colloquialism of urine? ... Yeah, now tell me Vita is a weird name.
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Has everyone forgotten about that one game console by Nintendo that they brilliantly decided to name after a misspelling on a popular colloquialism of urine? ... Yeah, now tell me Vita is a weird name.
Well, I think it's the speech.
Saying "I'm going to get PlayStation Vita" is a bit rough. It doesn't slide if you will.
Saying "I'm going to get a Wii" is a bit smoother.

That's my whacky reasoning at least. I say Vita in my head and it just doesn't sound quite right.
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I am looking forward to one. I do jack squat at work, sometimes I wish I had a gaming laptop to kill time. PSVita it is.
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Nintendo just got a spanking...

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Most likely like mercedes benz cars are 5,000-12,000$ cheaper here so u have 2 sign
a contract saying you wont export it.
Yeah, importing a car from USA to vietnam costs a boatload. I can't even imagine what the benz would be...
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Well, I think it's the speech.
Saying "I'm going to get PlayStation Vita" is a bit rough. It doesn't slide if you will.
Saying "I'm going to get a Wii" is a bit smoother.

That's my whacky reasoning at least. I say Vita in my head and it just doesn't sound quite right.
Would you really tack on the PlayStation? If I was talking about it during spoken conversation, I'd simply refer to it as a Vita. It's just two syllables. While being a syllable more than Wii, it's a syllable less than PS3 and 360. So, as far as speech goes, I personally think it's alright. It does fall to personal preference, however, I'll concede.
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$249 for Wifi? Steal.

Aside from the name, it's awesome.
THIS. Vita... Really? It's got to be a joke or a codename.
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Hope someone enjoys this. This is what I thought of. (Not my artwork)

It looks nice enough and the price seems good. That sure is a lot of a buttons though.
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