PSOne drops price
It was announced today that Sony would be dropping the price of their original Playstation in Japan starting September 12. The price will be adjusted to a more affordable 9,980 yen ($83). Also detailed in the announcement was the planned release of the PSOne LCD monitor on October 12 for 14,800 yen ($123). To coincide with this statement, Sony will be releasing a combo package, which includes both the PSOne and the LCD monitor. This package is scheduled for November 22 but the price has not yet been determined.
9/10/2001 Matt Stensrud