Phil Harrison, Sony's global head of game development, quits – PS3 disaster to blame?

phil-harrison-quits-sony.jpgActually, we can’t blame Phil here for the disastrous PS3 hardware launch. That would be unfair.

As President of Sony Computer Entertainment Worldwide Studios, Phil was actually responsible for the disastrous lack of first-party Sony games. So blaming him for still having to play Resistance: Fall of Man is perfectly OK. It’s also his fault that Home is so massively delayed, and it’s no doubt also his problem that there were no Sony-published PS3 games in the Japanese top 50 charts last week – rather bad news for a company that loses money selling the hardware then apparently makes it all back on the games…

Sony's GDC PS3 speech leaks… allegedly

Eavesdroppers, huh? What are they good for? Well, finding out secret-squirrel stuff about games consoles for starters. GameDrift reports on a mole who listened in on Sony's Phil Harrison rehearsing for his GDC speech this week, in which he's expected…

Live: Sony's PS3 bloggers event

So, here we are sat on comfy cushions in a cushty Shoreditch studio, at Sony's PS3 event for bloggers. We're kicking off with a demo of PS3's features, before a Q&A session with the company's Phil Harrison. First interesting thing…