Sony announces PlayStation 5 will drop in NZ on November 12

The PS5 price and release date was revealed recently in a livestreamed showcase.
25 August 2022 2:05PM

Sony has officially announced the price and release date of the Playstation 5.

The gaming console will release in NZ on November 12 with a price of $819.95, with a digital only version of the console releasing on the same day for $649.95.

The news follows Microsoft announcing its rival console the Series X will launch in Aotearoa two days earlier on November 10 for $799, alongside a cheaper, less powerful Series S for $549.

The PS5 price and release date was revealed in a livestreamed showcase that included new looks at several upcoming games for the console.

Trailers or gameplay segments were played for the following titles:

A brief teaser for God of War: Ragnarok also announced it will be releasing next year.