Sony has lastly confirmed what the entire rumors have been saying for some time; the PSVR 2 headset launch date window just isn’t till 2023. These hoping for a PlayStation VR-themed vacation season reward for this yr must have a look at different choices. No different particulars had been launched alongside the announcement.
When will PSVR 2 be launched?
— PlayStationNZ (@PlayStationNZ) August 22, 2022
The PSVR 2 headset launch date window is early 2023 in line with a Tweet printed by many regional PlayStation Twitter accounts, together with the UK, Canada, Japan, France, New Zealand, Australia, and LATAM. This strains up with most of the rumors which were persisting for months that advised the system wouldn’t be arriving till 2023, and destroys all of people who had been hoping for a vacation 2022 launch. Tech analysts have additionally stated that mass manufacturing of PSVR 2 was not anticipated to start out till the second half of this yr. Sony is outwardly focusing on an preliminary cargo of 1.5 million items, which is greater than the 1 million items of PS5 consoles shipped throughout the first eight months of its lifecycle.
Whereas some might be lamenting the shortage of PSVR 2 through the vacation season this yr, it does give Sony an opportunity to nail their launch lineup. PSVR 2 could have greater than 20 “major” video games at launch, though we’ve heard little or no about them. There’s Horizon Name of the Mountain, in fact, as the one confirmed first-party sport. By way of third-party video games, there may be Amongst Us VR, Ghostbusters VR, No Man’s Sky, Resident Evil 4 Remake, Resident Evil Village, and The Strolling Useless: Saints & Sinners – Chapter 2 Retribution. Except Horizon Name of the Mountain, we don’t know if all or any of those are launch titles, however both means, there are nonetheless greater than a dozen video games to be introduced.
In different information, growth of the Star Wars KOTOR Remake has reportedly been transferred to Saber Interactive. Elsewhere, Challenge Vehicles and Challenge Vehicles 2 are being delisted and fans are upset about this.