Gameinformer published celebratory article about PlayStation’s 25th anniversary, featuring many of Sony’s prominent figures like Ken Kutaragi and Andrew House. In the article, current Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO Jim Ryan shares a short tidbit about the PS Vita. Here’s the excerpt:

PlayStation Vita was brilliant in many ways, and the actual gaming experience was great, but clearly it’s a business that we’re no longer in now.”

We all already assumed that Sony exited the handheld market after the failure of the PS Vita. The system offered many interesting experiences and games. Unfortunately, the PS Vita could only capture a niche Japanese market. Stay tuned at Final Weapon for the latest Japanese gaming news!

Raul Ochoa, a.k.a. Soul Kiwami, is the Deputy Editor in Chief of Final Weapon and a News Writer at Game Rant. With a passion for the Japanese gaming industry, Raul is a huge fan of Nintendo Switch, PC hardware, JRPGs and fighting/action games. business email: