Sony is about to launch miniature console of all time popular PlayStation 1, the PlayStation Classic in December this year.
The PlayStation Classic is set for launch on December 3rd across the world, about 25 years of its initial launch for a price tag of $99.99/€99.99/£89.99. The miniature console will come with up to 20 pre-loaded titles including Final Fantasy VII, Tekken 3 and Wild Arms.
The console is available for pre-order from GameStop and other retail shops. According to Sony, the new console is about 45% small than the original one and will come with the similar controllers and packaging. Check out these images below;
As per the company’s blog update, “Long-time fans will appreciate the nostalgia that comes with rediscovering the games they know and love, while gamers who might be new to the platform can enjoy the groundbreaking PlayStation console experience that started it all. All of the pre-loaded games will be playable in their original format.”
This is like Nintendo releasing a miniature version of its NES and SNES Classic. The buyers will be getting two controllers for the local multiplayer, support for memory card to save the games where as the box will be equipped with HDMI cable. Sony will reveal the full list of pre-loaded games in the coming weeks.
The console is planned for release on December 3rd, the same day when it was launched in 1994. Stay tuned for more updates!