At this year's E3, Sony said that there
would be a process for transferring UMD titles to the internal
storage of the PSP Go. Sony's Brian Keltner told Kotaku, "We
are looking into programs for owners who have previously purchased
UMD titles and want to exchange them for digital versions. It's
something we are still hammering out the details. As soon as we have
solid plans in place we will make an announcement."
is changing its tune. A Sony spokesperson recently stated, "We
were evaluating a UMD conversion program, but due to legal and
technical reasons we will not be offering the program at this
Some retailers are already not happy about the
fact that the PSP Go has no physical format for software, which cuts
into their profits for selling games. Some retailers are reportedly
not going to sell the PSP Go because of this fact.
quote: Lame, there's no good reason they can't do this. Mail in your game and get a coupon. The downloads don't cost Sony anything.