As the PS4 console is now available in Japan, the console’s worldwide tour continues. The clock has hit midnight in the console’s home region and the gamers that are there can now start buying their systems. The PS4 sells for 39,980 yen in Japan which translates to around $390.
The PlayStation 4 has sold over 5.3 million units as of February 8th and is now available in 49 countries around the world. The sales numbers for the PlayStation 4 should only increase now that the console is available in its home region of Japan.
Sony celebrated the PlayStation 4 launch in Japan with a midnight launch event, where many of Sony’s executives spoke and also some game designers including Hideo Kojima the creator of Metal Gear Solid.