Amazon selling out of PSVR across Europe

first_imgAmazon selling out of PSVR across EuropeSupplier limiting second batch of headsets to one per customerDan PearsonWednesday 16th March 2016Share this article Recommend Tweet ShareRelated JobsSenior Game Designer – UE4 – AAA United Kingdom Amiqus GamesProgrammer – REMOTE – work with industry veterans! North West Amiqus GamesJunior Video Editor – GLOBAL publisher United Kingdom Amiqus GamesDiscover more jobs in games Sony’s virtual reality headset, which received a date and price yesterday, is already sold out in France, Germany and Italy via Amazon. It’s not known how many units were allocated to the retailer in each territory.After selling out of an initial allocation in the UK after around ten minutes, a second batch is now on sale in Great Britain, but Amazon has limited sales to one per customer and has been unable to provide a guaranteed delivery date. UK retailer GAME is asking for a £100 deposit on all PSVR pre-orders.Yesterday’s announcement pinned the price of a PSVR headset at £349, $399, €399 and 44,980 Yen – significantly lower than either of its major competitors. However, those prices do not include either the PlayStation Eye camera required for all PSVR use, or the Move controllers which many games will use. Celebrating employer excellence in the video games industry8th July 2021Submit your company Sign up for The Publishing & Retail newsletter and get the best of GamesIndustry.biz in your inbox. Enter your email addressMore storiesResident Evil: Village is the third biggest PS5 launch so far | UK Boxed ChartsBut physical sales down over previous Resident Evil gamesBy Christopher Dring 2 days agoEpic reportedly offered $200m to Sony for PlayStation exclusivesThe firm also reportedly started discussions with Microsoft and noted that securing first-party Nintendo games would be a “moonshot”By Marie Dealessandri 2 days agoLatest comments (3)Peter Bond Studying Art & Design, University of Bedfordshire5 years ago great pricing, got mine pre-ordered! 😉 0Sign inorRegisterto rate and replyCarl Hudson Studying Computer Science, University of Adelaide5 years ago That’s impressive initial demand for PSVR. 0Sign inorRegisterto rate and replyJohn Karageorgiou consultant 5 years ago I have also pre-ordered – it has been a dream of mine since a young boy to experience VR is some form or shape. With Sony’s pricing, I am able to afford this experience (considering the impact of the exchange rate in countries across Africa) and am grateful to be a part of VR’s first forays into immersive gaming experiences, in what will surely become a game-changing technology (excuse the pun) 🙂 0Sign inorRegisterto rate and replySign in to contributeEmail addressPasswordSign in Need an account? Register now.last_img

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