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Panasonic kills Jungle portable gaming console

By Emil
Mar 1, 2011
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  1. Panasonic has dropped development of the Jungle; the handheld video game console designed for MMORPGs is no more. "Panasonic decided to suspend further development due to changes in the market and in our own strategic direction," the company said in a statement to Reuters.

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  2. HaMsTeYr

    HaMsTeYr TS Maniac Posts: 388

    They wouldn't have survived by any means. Why they even try is beyond my understanding. That research and development money could've gone elsewhere.
     
  3. mario

    mario Ex-TS Developer Posts: 399   +17

    @hamsteyr you are right on the money!
     
  4. ramonsterns

    ramonsterns TS Enthusiast Posts: 752   +12

    I suspect Razer's little portable PC will meet the same fate.
     
  5. Lurker101

    Lurker101 TS Addict Posts: 638   +127

    Portable MMORPG machines already exist. They're called laptops.
     
  6. mattfrompa

    mattfrompa TS Maniac Posts: 482   +8

    Smart decision.
     


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