The PS3 Slim Approaches (So the Evidence Says)matt buchanan8/04/09 9:40amFiled to: PS3 SlimPlaystation 3playstation 3 slimConsolesGamingSonyPS3Top401EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkWhether it's the PS3 Slim or the PS3 Rocket Ride, something is happening in Sony land. Let's review the crazy (and growing) pile of evidence:• The 80GB PS3 is being discontinued. in Japan by the manufacturer's request. Meanwhile, price cuts on various bundles are happening all around the world. HMM.