PlayStation 4 Release Date Confirmed, November 15th US And Canada, 29 November In Europe And Latin America
Sony has taken us out of our misery and confirmed that the PlayStation 4 (PS4) (CUH-1000A series) will launch on November 15, 2013 in Canada and U.S., and from November 29, 2013 in Europe including Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom. The PS4 will also launch in the following 10 Latin American countries on November 29: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, Panama and Peru1.
As an additional piece of info, the PS4 will support Twitch, a live internet streaming service devoted to video gaming, concurrently with the release of the system. Furthermore, SCE will pre-install THE PLAYROOM, in all PS4 systems. THE PLAYROOM includes a tutorial session where users will be able to learn how to use various features of Dualshock 4 Wireless Controller such as the touch pad and light bar. Those users who also own PlayStation Camera will be able to enjoy content within THE PLAYROOM that utilizes augmented reality technology such as “AR BOTS” and “PLAY WITH ASOBI” where users can engage with robot type characters displayed on the screen, and “AR HOCKEY,” an air hockey game where users can change the shape of the court by moving and rotating the Dualshock 4 in different directions.