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Rumor: Sony cutting price of PS2 to $100

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on 30 March 2009

Reporting on the eve of Sony’s mysterious PlayStation announcement tomorrow, Joystiq has got word that the platform holder will be slashing the price of PlayStation 2 in North America from $129 USD to $99 USD.

According to the article, the price cut – spotted at kmart – will be effective from April 5, though the site notes that no evidence of a PlayStation 3 price reduction was found despite numerous rumors suggesting otherwise.

Given the proximity of this development to Sony’s announcement, it's looking highly likely that Joystiq are on the mark with this one.

We’ll keep you posted.