PlayStation 4: Everything you need to know

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We don't know if you've noticed, but Sony let slip a few things about its next console last night.

The reveal of the PlayStation 4 in New York has kept the games industry rather busy today, but we can understand if you've been caught up with other things and haven't had a chance to read up on the next generation of gaming. Actually we can't, but don't worry – we're here to help.

Below is a complete round-up of everything we know about PS4 so far:


This is PlayStation 4: All the big announcements

PlayStation 4: The specs in full

IN PICTURES: PS4's DualShock 4 controller detailed

Will UK get PS4 in 2013? "It's too early to say," says Sony

No pre-owned block for PS4

Sony: PS4 won't require 'always-on' internet connection

Sony: No need to show PS4 console yet

PS4 to have background firmware updates

PS4 app to allow second-screen gameplay on iOS and Android


There are over 70 developers and publishers supporting PS4.

You can find a round-up of all game trailers by clicking here. Titles announced included:


Sony's new console has been the talk of the trade today.

MCV editor-in-chief Michael French gave his thoughts on PS4's reveal this morning – check out what he had to say here:PlayStation 4 - A sensible plan served with trademark waffle and hype

Meanwhile, a retail analyst claimed PS4 will 'reinvigorate' market and tempt back 'disengaged gamers', and bookies Paddy Power is already taking bets on whetherPS4 will beat the next Xbox.

Finally, retail has already started registering consumers interest withPS4 pre-orders already live at GAME - starting at 20.

Not enough? You can find even more PS4 news over at our sister site Develop.