You may know in Febuary Japan dropped the PS Vita prices and now yesterday at Gamescom, Sony announced a drop in the PS Vita’s price for the EU, US and Australia. The Vita will drop to €199/£170 and will be effective as from today.
Sony hopes dropping the price will increase the consoles appeal and will draw in those gamers that before had no reason to buy the portable console. Sony also believe now is a good time to buy as the integration between the Vita and PS4 will be there arriving. Other things that Sony are hoping will win people over are the new addition of quality games by developers Guerrilla Games and Media Molecule.
The price of memory cards will drop also to £50/€60 (32GB), £25/€30 (16GB), £12/€14 (8GB), and £10/€12 (4GB).
For more information visit: http://uk.playstation.com/psvita/