PlayStation 4 is region-free [Update]

Play games from Japan, Europe—wherever!

PlayStation 4, like PlayStation 3, PS Vita, and PSP before it, will not be region-locked.

Sony Computer Entertainment public relations confirmed the information to Brad Douglas, who works at Sony Japan.

“SCEI PR tells me ‘no region locking’,” he said on Twitter.

PlayStation 4 is due out this holiday for $399.

Update: In case further confirmation was needed, Sony Worldwide Studios boss Shuhei Yoshida also confirmed the fact on Twitter.

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