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PlayStation April Fool’s Announcement

March 31, 2009 Written by Anthony Severino


John Koller has just announced via PS Blog that the now 9-year-old PlayStation 2 will have a new price point as of April 1st, aka April Fool’s Day.  You will be able to pick up a PS2 for under $100 (the exact MSRP is $99.99).  The PlayStation 2 has a pretty strong year ahead of it for such an old platform.  By year’s end, there will be 1,900+ titles available at retail.  I have to say that those are two awesome milestones for Sony.  Chances are this is the big PlayStation announcement that was scheduled for today.  Now if only we could hear about FW 2.70 or the mythological beast that is the PS3 price drop…