Sony (SNE +3.4%) is opening signups for the first product from a unit focused on smartphone gaming.
The game -- a mobile version of PlayStation game Everybody's Golf -- will soon be free to download for iOS/Android devices, says Sony, which is targeting Japan at first and plans to make money from in-app purchases.
A previous version for NTT DoCoMo wasn't built for smartphones (and one-hand play) as the upcoming game is.
ForwardWorks, the Sony unit making smartphone games, is planning four or five more games in Japan by March 2018.
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