Live: PlayStation 4 US launch event Finished

UPDATE: And we're done. A new Uncharted for PS4, Destiny beta coming first to PlayStation and a new look at The Last of Us DLC. See it all as it unfolded - lengthy ad breaks and all - here.

ORIGINAL STORY: Happy PlayStation 4 launch eve! Well, that's if you're in the US, as we're not getting Sony's new console until a little later in November. And I hope you lovely Americans will be equally happy for us when our time comes in Europe.

The US is also getting a special launch event that promises news of new PlayStation 4 games. Will the catweagle return in The Last Guardian? Will we learn about the future of the Uncharted series? Is it too soon to hope for news of Knack 2?

It all kicks off at an ungodly hour, but if you're as excited as us you can join us live from 4am GMT to watch the live stream, read through our babbling commentary and post your own reactions.

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  • Jokerman1982 10 months ago

    EG probably wont mention this, maybe because it doesnt piss gasoline on the flamewars or maybe because its no big deal. But, nevertheless:
    http://m.ign.com/articles/2013/1
    1/15/microsoft-tweets-sony-congr
    atulations-on-ps4-launch
    I'm gonna follow suit and congratulate all the new PS4 owners out there in America or with an American pre-order :-). You must be having a pretty sweet day.
    Now I'll just wait for the X1.
    One love, dudes!
  • seeyoshirun 10 months ago

    Good god, the live streams of launches are tiresome - it's basically just a whole ton of PR. I'm out.
  • Load_2.0 10 months ago

    No ethernet port confirmed.
  • TheEarlOfZinger 10 months ago

    @bigtechno

    People need to learn by now, watch the highlights in the morning...always
  • dfernand 10 months ago

    that guy Joey that got the first PS4 was a super nerd !
  • Bedsidelee 10 months ago

    All done & dusted on to Europe next .
  • bigtechno 10 months ago

    So what happened to the 8 new exclusive titles
    Everyone was saying they were going to announce
    Glad I didn't get up at 4 am to watch that Pap
  • Bedsidelee 10 months ago

    Good morning everyone .
  • Lunatic4ever 10 months ago

    Damn, I gotta go to work! WHY!? :( Ima catch up with you guys later. Have fun with the show!
  • Skyrant 10 months ago

    i meant to say this better be good X_X still sleepy
  • Skyrant 10 months ago

    Good morning! Ready for the release, on my birthday, this better not be good.
  • Stockings 10 months ago

    tretton looks like a poof
  • Lince 10 months ago

    Killzone multiplayer hnnnggggg !!! Killzone 2 was my GOTG
  • megadriveguy 10 months ago

    Well another 2 week wait for mine
  • Lince 10 months ago

    transaction rejected lol, guess he hoped he was gonna get that PS4 gifted for being customer #1
  • megadriveguy 10 months ago

    Did his card decline
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    I think some members of neogaf will be hitting the bottle after the 60 page thread today lol
  • sayyas 10 months ago

    he has it now
  • zzkj 10 months ago

    Pretty boring, Joey was the highliht of the show, which was buried somewhere in the adverts.
  • sayyas 10 months ago

    yes
    gamespot has it live now
    watching him pay for it
    and the transaction taking a little longer than expected
    haha
  • Lince 10 months ago

    at least we got some Last of Us and Last Guardian news... keyword today is "last"
  • megadriveguy 10 months ago

    What you mean he has to pay for it
  • thesnowman 10 months ago

    Funny neogaf has been down the whole time this was on.
  • sayyas 10 months ago

    he hasnt bought it yet
  • kingpin3000 10 months ago

    No worries Martin. Someone's got to keep you company.
  • david'djhicks'hicks 10 months ago

    lol bedtime for me up in 2 hours! lol
  • speed182 10 months ago

    Cheers Martin. Night all!
  • Huxen 10 months ago

    Bye all! See you in 7 years! Have fun!
  • Spong 10 months ago

    Well, that was chuffing brilliant /s
  • 8bitMofo 10 months ago

    They were all extras!!
  • Pwnsweet 10 months ago

    ok, now back to Mass Effect 2...
  • modula 10 months ago

    The thing I'm most excited about is all the new stuff they showed off.. Erm...
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    I feel like Arnie at the end of Terminator 2, only my thumb's pointing down
  • -cerberus- 10 months ago

    Gentlemen, see you on the forums. Martin, thanks for the stream.
  • joeymoto108 10 months ago

    Well that was shit.
  • Fingerprints 10 months ago

    Comments where fun
  • david'djhicks'hicks 10 months ago

    They did aswell!!!!!
  • DSR3 10 months ago

    oh jeez
  • david'djhicks'hicks 10 months ago

    They gonna kick us off before people actually buy one LOL
  • dadrester 10 months ago

    oh well only 5 hours till work
  • kdavey2004 10 months ago

    ...and that literally is it.
  • GuuR 10 months ago

    It was fun watching ppl getting their PS4 2 weeks in advance...
  • Spong 10 months ago

    What a nerd. Someone make a meme out of that swoon immediately.
  • Pwnsweet 10 months ago

    Everyone in North America - fixed
  • Scimarad 10 months ago

    Personally I'm counting down until I can finally play X sodding Rebirth! C'mon Steam/Egosoft.
  • Pwnsweet 10 months ago

    it's not about to be unleashed to the world Jeff, it's about to be unleashed to North America
  • 8bitMofo 10 months ago

    Oh shiiii...sorry Jack, I left my wallet at home.
  • Fingerprints 10 months ago

    Imagine if Joe's card gets decilned.......IMAGINE!!
  • modula 10 months ago

    Slow countdown - following the Indiana Jones rules of time
  • kdavey2004 10 months ago

    Let's hope his card doesn't get declined.
  • thesnowman 10 months ago

    Cant believe I stayed up for this pish.
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    Why didn't that countdown end with Crash Bandicoot.
    WHY
  • Spong 10 months ago

    Those seconds are too slow.
  • Huxen 10 months ago

    Well the good thing is you can have both!
  • joeymoto108 10 months ago

    COUNTDOWN
  • david'djhicks'hicks 10 months ago

    I like graphics as well as gameplay... want to push limits not sit and play games no better then on my S4
  • Pwnsweet 10 months ago

    I don't remember anything like this for the Wii U launch in North America...
  • modula 10 months ago

    Oh god, painfully nerdy guy. It's as excruciating as watching an interview with Tarantino?
  • Huxen 10 months ago

    Indie games are not rubbish. well some of them are, but some of the best games I have played have been Indie games.
  • Spong 10 months ago

    Oh look, an ad showing us stuff we've already seen.
  • david'djhicks'hicks 10 months ago

    Yes.. next gen console with atari games.... no thanks LOL
  • -cerberus- 10 months ago

    Would like to see more of The Order: 1886 :(
  • 8bitMofo 10 months ago

    He does have to deal with a fair bit of humiliation, however
  • Fingerprints 10 months ago

    Se he is first in line he is weird!! I work in live tele occasionally and I hate it so much!!
  • Gedeye 10 months ago

    Poor guy has been queuing so long, he's not read the Knack reviews.
  • Pwnsweet 10 months ago

    I stopped playing Mass Effect 2 for this?
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    4 minutes.
    Time for Crash and zone of the enders
  • Spong 10 months ago

    Stream's fine for me. Using Opera.
  • DBLue 10 months ago

    "Indie rubbish"? Some of these games are more interesting than anything else in the PS4's launch line-up.
  • joeymoto108 10 months ago

    I can feel your Asperger's.
  • Huxen 10 months ago

    What a stupid question to ask! "Do you work?" way to insult your fans...
  • Scimarad 10 months ago

    Indy rubbish?
  • Fingerprints 10 months ago

    Whoa Indy rubbish??
  • david'djhicks'hicks 10 months ago

    Anyone else concerned how much emphesis is being put on all the Indy rubbish ??
  • Scimarad 10 months ago

    They did? Oh I sort of missed that. Apologies in that case!

    Still, past experience should say nothing significant is going to happen.
  • kingpin3000 10 months ago

    Fine for me.
  • Pwnsweet 10 months ago

    surely my 100mbit connection is enough to stream this stupid video at 360p?
  • Pwnsweet 10 months ago

    is the stream screwing up for everyone else or just me?
  • david'djhicks'hicks 10 months ago

    Chrome? hahaha NO
  • JamieR 10 months ago

    People still use Firefox? Dude get Chrome.
  • kdavey2004 10 months ago

    We wouldn't have been expecting anything if Sony hadn't promised big news.
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    Scimarad, Geoff and Kojima hyped it up not us
  • david'djhicks'hicks 10 months ago

    Sorry Ad Block Plus
  • Pwnsweet 10 months ago

    the stream repeats itself all the time...
  • Gedeye 10 months ago

    I think that's it for 'reveals'. Surely all there will be now is the guy first in the queue being handed his PS4.
  • david'djhicks'hicks 10 months ago

    Anyone watching Ustream with Firefox install No Ads pro ;)
  • speed182 10 months ago

    Its like being up watching the Royal Rumble waiting for a big name to return.

    Never happens!
  • Scimarad 10 months ago

    Seriously, was anybody really expecting anything other than coverage of the launch? I think you need to have realistic expectations.

    I'm honestly even surprised at that mention of Uncharted.
  • david'djhicks'hicks 10 months ago

    I'm a PS+ member already but still... on a 120mb connection i'd like to download faster from PSN then it does.
  • JamieR 10 months ago

    I want Octodad for that theme song alone. And maybe they will show their VR headset, not ruleing that out even though it's very unlikely.
  • Fingerprints 10 months ago

    True yes pool ;-)
  • Pwnsweet 10 months ago

    omg the stream is so broken
  • kingpin3000 10 months ago

    It is certainly telling that Octodad is the best thing I've seen all night.
  • DSR3 10 months ago

    Something big is coming, I hope...
  • Huxen 10 months ago

    I didn't let myself get sucked in as badly as I did with PS3 this time.
  • Pwnsweet 10 months ago

    urggh ustream
  • joeymoto108 10 months ago

    Octodad looks naff.
  • david'djhicks'hicks 10 months ago

    I just hope I get mine on the 29th and it works LOL

    Since ps4 requires PS+ are we guaranteed optimal download speeds from servers? No its a free service excuse anymore
  • kdavey2004 10 months ago

    Wowzer, Octodad again.
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    Ocotdad makes everything better
  • Spong 10 months ago

    And it's poll not pole.
  • Spong 10 months ago

    No.
  • Fingerprints 10 months ago

    Quick pole anyone reckon there will be a big surprise?
  • JamieR 10 months ago

    I think them winning tweets were picked in a hurry lol
  • speed182 10 months ago

    Classic snake was MGS running on Xbox one... sorry.
  • GuuR 10 months ago

    PS4 reveal back in february was way more interesting than this... sadly
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    I'm never getting hyped for anything ever again
  • Fingerprints 10 months ago

    I am surprised Sony isn't opening up the check book for mgsv - although ms does have deeper pockets
  • kdavey2004 10 months ago

    MGS5 honestly just looks like all the worst things about MGS4 but even more of it.
  • joeymoto108 10 months ago

    Is that it, Kojima? lol
  • Scimarad 10 months ago

    The power of the Playstation! The first one!
  • david'djhicks'hicks 10 months ago

    So did I! Still think graphically it was way of head of many games for years... and the little head movements and gear change touches too!
  • -cerberus- 10 months ago

    Sweet 32-bit gfx.
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    This better not be the "mind blowing announcement"
  • GuuR 10 months ago

    Mine was Disgaea on ps2. Awesome game that is
  • Huxen 10 months ago

    The expensive prelude...
  • kdavey2004 10 months ago

    MGS remake???
  • david'djhicks'hicks 10 months ago

    LOL my 1st ps memory was Porsche Challenge

    HAHAHA
  • kdavey2004 10 months ago

    That was MGS2 subtitled as MGS there wasn't it?
  • joeymoto108 10 months ago

    Why am I up at this ungodly hour?
  • speed182 10 months ago

    Eye Toy: Great window cleaning sim!
  • dadrester 10 months ago

    The fact last guardian was mentioned, to me indicates we might see something.
  • kdavey2004 10 months ago

    I doubt even Criss Angel knows the answer to that.
  • david'djhicks'hicks 10 months ago

    I used my eye toy for a day or so... and maybe once at xmas for a giggle.....

    Will wait for a need for the cam.
  • david'djhicks'hicks 10 months ago

    Thanks martin... Will keep a eye for when its ready to DL lol
  • Fingerprints 10 months ago

    I really wanna see the differance between kinetic and Playstation camera
  • kingpin3000 10 months ago

    So next question. Is it worth getting the camera?
  • -cerberus- 10 months ago

    This is not a launch event. This is an ad event, with a console launch.
  • DSR3 10 months ago

    Hope we get a big announcement after MGS5.
  • GuuR 10 months ago

    >_> need Dead Space on PS4
  • kdavey2004 10 months ago

    Why am I even still here?
  • Fingerprints 10 months ago

    As an American southern abstraction of pretty who knows
  • david'djhicks'hicks 10 months ago

    I have my beta code... did he say it'd be on ps3 too
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    40 minutes and all we've got is Uncharted :(
  • kingpin3000 10 months ago

    Actually found that trailer to be a little underwhelming.
  • speed182 10 months ago

    NEED.
  • Spong 10 months ago

    Don't you mean purdy?
  • Huxen 10 months ago

    Will Destiny have couch co-op?
  • GuuR 10 months ago

    Close combat looked like Ninja Gaiden-ish style
  • JamieR 10 months ago

    You can tell Destiny is made by the makers of Halo.
  • Fingerprints 10 months ago

    Pruddy
  • Scimarad 10 months ago

    @Martin Robinson

    Sounds good. And don't forget to mention the camera angles!
  • Spong 10 months ago

    Look at Geoff Keighley's cold, dead eyes.
  • Fingerprints 10 months ago

    Yeah let Shu 'your boss' win!
  • GuuR 10 months ago

    Destiny!!
  • Fingerprints 10 months ago

    LAST GUARDIAN
  • Scimarad 10 months ago

    A Need for Speed review would be nice, thank you very much.
  • Huxen 10 months ago

    I remember thinking (as a child) that I could buy a Net Yaroze and just start making games straight away, I didn't even own a PC then.
  • david'djhicks'hicks 10 months ago

    Have battlefield 4 on ps3 so will egt the DD for 9.99

    Pre-ordered Lego Marvel Super Heroes and Fifa 14

    Canceled Kilzone as its had pretty poor reviews
  • Gedeye 10 months ago

    I'll be getting KZ, AC, LMSH, camera, additional controller, Resogun, Contrast, Tiny Brains, Sound Shapes & flower.
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    Killzone, Resogun and AC4.

    and david the actual hardware was fixed
  • david'djhicks'hicks 10 months ago

    Karlo do you have a url at all please?
  • GuuR 10 months ago

    Killzone for me
  • kingpin3000 10 months ago

    My playstation memory was playing silent hill at my friends house in the dark. He had to turn it off we got so scared.
  • david'djhicks'hicks 10 months ago

    i'm not talking about the wobbling fix lol
  • Spong 10 months ago

    Pirate's Creed.
  • DSR3 10 months ago

    Kotaku PS4 was fixed as well
  • kingpin3000 10 months ago

    I'm not to worried about the hardware failures. There will always be some and I can always get it replaced.
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    IGN fixed their PS4 now, they've put an article up on how to do it
  • david'djhicks'hicks 10 months ago

    Awaiting to see how many people take home and report their ps4's not working

    Paid for my preorder.... hopefully its a bug in the 1.50 update and not hardware related as IGN suggest.
  • speed182 10 months ago

    My playstation memory: Thinking
    when I was a kid with the PS1 if you completed a game a fiver came out of the memory card slot... never did!
  • kingpin3000 10 months ago

    If I was offered the super Killzone bundle, I would have had to go for it. But sadly I missed out.
  • Fingerprints 10 months ago

    The fans...... I wonder if there is a girl in that line? Just a thought
  • kdavey2004 10 months ago

    #playstationmemories #cringe
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    STOP MENTIONING CRASH OMG I'M GOING TO HAVE A BREAKDOWN
  • Huxen 10 months ago

    I was going for Watch_Dogs originally but had to settle for Killzone, thankfully in a bundle with a 'free' controller.
  • Fingerprints 10 months ago

    @kario87 yep where is my vr
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    Come on Sony R&D, get your VR out
  • kdavey2004 10 months ago

    I don't think there's anything I'd be buying with a PS4 if I were buying one right now. I'd be content with the PS+ offerings, there isn't really much else of worth apart from maybe Killzone.
  • sayyas 10 months ago

    uncharted set in the old pirate days
  • Huxen 10 months ago

    Actually with the selection of paid games on offer at the moment and the free games available and PS+ it's not completely mad to buy a PS4 with no games.
  • kingpin3000 10 months ago

    Just boring old water for me.
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    Tea for me, good ole twinings
  • Fingerprints 10 months ago

    Lol who knows! I have a big Christmas job so it can be a new year gift
  • -cerberus- 10 months ago

    Having a cup of coffee. With scotch.
  • Scimarad 10 months ago

    @Fingerprints

    Irrational hate is all part of the Internet experience.

    Also, impatience and unrealistically high expectations that this going to be anything more than 96% launch coverage and 4% new announcements.

    I'm only here because I had to get up for work, anyway!
  • kingpin3000 10 months ago

    Yeah. I only just managed to put the money together. I can't afford any games though. Are they important?
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    Gaf is down, all their predictions don't look like they're coming true lol
  • kdavey2004 10 months ago

    You mean to say you're not here to watch ads for Criss Angel's new show??
  • Fingerprints 10 months ago

    Jealous of that $500 I gotta make rent! :-)
  • -cerberus- 10 months ago

    On with the show, damn it!
  • xFiReStOrMx 10 months ago

    Come on with these bloody ads!!!
  • kingpin3000 10 months ago

    Jealousy perhaps?
  • Huxen 10 months ago

    They should have set this in a cramped teenagers bedroom with Andrew House and Jack Tretton loitering in the doorway.
  • Fingerprints 10 months ago

    Is it just me who irrationally hates these guys in line?
  • DSR3 10 months ago

    Infamous is my most anticipated PS4 game so far.

    Wait, March? Damn
  • Scimarad 10 months ago

    "Eat hot neon, muthahumpers!!"
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    Good to have a release date!
  • -cerberus- 10 months ago

    Heart Shaped Box
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    20 minutes and we've only had 2 20 second teasers :(
  • kingpin3000 10 months ago

    Enough of the fluff!
  • JamieR 10 months ago

    I hope they show us more of The Order.
  • speed182 10 months ago

    Octodad is the shiznit!

    Loved it at the Expo
  • kdavey2004 10 months ago

    Octodad getting a lot more screen-time than I'd expect.
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    Octodad, GotY 2014
  • Scimarad 10 months ago

    I've got to say, I like TLOU more than I liked UC3 but I don't want to particularly see a sequel to it. They pretty much told a complete story and there isn't much point in returning to it.

    I would like to see them do something new but I'm pretty excited for a PS4 Uncharted.
  • -cerberus- 10 months ago

    #Huxen: "Uncharted: Origins" :D
  • DSR3 10 months ago

    ND can do no wrong in my eyes.
  • kingpin3000 10 months ago

    I've got mixed feelings about the Uncharted announcement. It will always be amazing, but it doesn't muster huge excitement in me.

    JamieR's idea is great though. That I would be excited for.
  • Huxen 10 months ago

    I expect 'Uncharted' will get a name or a number later, It's probably a fair way off and was brought out this early for hype.
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    I'm actually excited for driveclub, looks fun
  • Spong 10 months ago

    Stop hoping for Kojima & Silent Hill. The series has taken enough of a kicking as it is.
  • kdavey2004 10 months ago

    I'd much rather see the Uncharted team do something new while the TLoU team makes a full-fledged sequel.
  • NoTheMama 10 months ago

    Cmon new Silent Hill from Kojima!
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    Naughty Dog are now two teams now, so I'd expect a new IP after TLoU team wraps up DLC
  • JamieR 10 months ago

    Maybe you will play during the days of sir Francis drake.
  • Scimarad 10 months ago

    I think what you meant to say was "Awesome! More Uncharted!!"
  • kingpin3000 10 months ago

    Was that also unnumbered? Seems to be in fashion at the moment.
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    crash bandicoot naughty dog shot down
  • kingpin3000 10 months ago

    Good shout, Martin.
  • kdavey2004 10 months ago

    ugh more Uncharted.
  • DSR3 10 months ago

    Holy moly
  • kdavey2004 10 months ago

    Yep, I stayed up 4 hours past my bedtime to see Ellie find a carousel.
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    worth it davey? lol
  • kingpin3000 10 months ago

    You might be right, Martin. If it was just dlc I would expect Neil to be there.
  • kdavey2004 10 months ago

    Yesss, gimme tlou news.
  • mathewjones1 10 months ago

    i cant see it. how i get it on here?
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    was it ever confirmed if jack didn't kill someone with that mic?
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    Gotta get that 1080p ghostz
  • kdavey2004 10 months ago

    Don't steal my lines, Martin.
  • kingpin3000 10 months ago

    Would love to know what that other hardware design was. Was it just less RAM?
  • Spong 10 months ago

    An hour of Geoff Keighley? FFS.
  • kdavey2004 10 months ago

    The first game I'll be playing on my new console is... Call of Duty. Really?
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    even jack's hyping
  • Huxen 10 months ago

    first people in the world?
  • DSR3 10 months ago

    That stage...
  • kdavey2004 10 months ago

    I'm basically only here for the TLoU DLC announcement.
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    lol meat packers
  • -cerberus- 10 months ago

    5AM here, put my alarm clock up for this. Better be worth it...
  • bmx19 10 months ago

    he's standing on a circle with his name on it? I'm am out of here
  • DSR3 10 months ago

    Here we go
  • kingpin3000 10 months ago

    OMG. A Sony event that has started on time!
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    Kicking me back awake
  • Huxen 10 months ago

    Space game revival? Does anyone remember Darklight Conflict? Or Perfect Assassin?!
  • kdavey2004 10 months ago

    Tangfastics are a bit much for this ungodly hour.
  • kingpin3000 10 months ago

    Santa Monica?
  • xFiReStOrMx 10 months ago

    whats happening? =/
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    Anyone want some haribo? Tangfastics yo
  • kingpin3000 10 months ago

    I think we will only see TLOU dlc from ND.
  • Clemence_Portis 10 months ago

    His Doritos crusted hands no less.
  • kdavey2004 10 months ago

    How underwhelming would an Uncharted 4 announcement be? Hopefully something properly new from that team.
  • kingpin3000 10 months ago

    Octodad does look fun.
  • kingpin3000 10 months ago

    You'd best be joking about Team Ico Martin.
  • kingpin3000 10 months ago

    *high fives back*
  • bmx19 10 months ago

    excellent trolling with last guardian that would be unacceptable
  • kdavey2004 10 months ago

    Had no intention of staying up for this but yet here I am. Doubt there's even going to be anything particularly worth having stayed up for.
  • DSR3 10 months ago

    If there is any good in this world. Please let that Crash Bandicoot rumour be true.
  • kingpin3000 10 months ago

    I'd prefer the sexy voice of Andrew House.
  • bmx19 10 months ago

    ugh!!! why!! he is awful!
  • kingpin3000 10 months ago

    Late night walk complete. Now time to get excited.
  • bmx19 10 months ago

    instantly leaving if I see geoff keeley he is absolute garbage
  • xFiReStOrMx 10 months ago

    I have my laptop hooked up to TV via HDMI so I always enjoy youtube etc on big screen :D
  • DSR3 10 months ago

    Got four hours sleep. Better than none.
  • iainculverhouse 10 months ago

    Ahhh some footage :)
  • dadrester 10 months ago

    Actually, anyone know if the ustream works on ps3? I fancy watching this on my TV
  • dadrester 10 months ago

    Why on earth am I still up?... Kojima better conga dance onto stage with Fumito Ueda, Dan Houser, Gable Newell and Yu Suzuki with exclusives or games with the number 3 at the end, or I won't be happy.
  • iainculverhouse 10 months ago

    Trophy sync done time for another coffee
  • Spong 10 months ago

    Half an hour(ish)
  • thesnowman 10 months ago

    Im in the US. Staying up to watch this before heading to bed. Hopefully it is worth it.
  • Razz 10 months ago

    Not long to go now
  • iainculverhouse 10 months ago

    So glad it's not just me staying up to cover this madness
  • tafkap 10 months ago

    I'm staying up as I'm off work today as luck would have it! I hope for a Koudelka sequel, but I'll settle for Anna Kournikova Tennis 2.
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    Mark Rein has arrived.
    Prepare for a "epic" night indeed lolz
  • grassyknoll 10 months ago

    Off to bed, but want to wake up to news of Demon Soul's 2, The Last Guardian, Agent, Parappa & a 3D LBP. A trailer for The Order 1886 too please.
  • chucklepie 10 months ago

    I ordered a day one today. Yes today. But i had to buy 6 games and a second controller. Don't even ask how much ;-)

    But i will be selling FIFA and knack shrink wrapped to recoup some semblance of bank balance.
  • Spong 10 months ago

    @NoTheMama
    Dear God no. Kojima can stay the hell away from Silent Hill.
  • andrewmcglone 10 months ago

    2 more weeks ! I can't wait !
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    Tomba goes to space, coming 2015
  • NoTheMama 10 months ago

    Kojima presents Silent Hill, i have a feeling!
  • estarriol 10 months ago

    Dark Souls is Demon's Souls 2 as much as Bioshock was System Shock 3. The Demon's Souls story and atmosphere were very special and many fans of both games would be stoked to see a sequel. Yes, in addition to Dark Souls 2.
  • J_Maddison 10 months ago

    Dark Souls was technically Demon's Souls 2....People do realise this right??
  • Retro_ 10 months ago

    Shadow of the ICO ?
  • denzelcrocker 10 months ago

    FAIRIES!
  • callum9999 10 months ago

    @Marsun Because contrary to many people thinking it should, the world does not revolve around the UK.

    Sony COULD launch in the UK at the same time if they wanted to, but clearly deemed the extra cost of ramping up production to not be worth it.
  • Marsun 10 months ago

    While its nice to see the new games shown off that the PS4 has to offer at launch in one place.

    Whats the excuse for PS4 releasing a full 2 weeks ahead of the UK in the US but somehow MS can manage to release simutaneously its xbox one console in both countries on the 22nd?..
  • SovietofBears 10 months ago

    @bracken3000 A cure for AIDS injected by lasers via your eyes! WORLD PEACE BY USB.

    #frothsatmouth
  • bracken3000 10 months ago

    A new mario game for the PS4 unveiled by Bill Gates!! maybe?
  • GetSmashed 10 months ago

    Stay Tuned for a Repeat of PlayStation E3 2013 Press Conference... really? Is there nothing else you can show leading up to the launch event?
  • Spong 10 months ago

    Next-gen Jumping Flash sequel confirmed.




    Maybe?
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    "Existing space IP, Kojima there to announce something mind blowing" can only mean one thing really..

    HD REMAKE OF POLICENAUTS
  • bracken3000 10 months ago

    A new Silent Scope please!
  • lollercopter 10 months ago

    I'm only looking out for one thing- Banderas. This now has more hype than HL3 and Last Guardian combined...
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    Demon's Souls 2 won't be announce until Dark Souls 2 has been out for a while.
    That would be a clusterfuck
  • estarriol 10 months ago

    There's only three words I want to hear - "Demon's Souls 2"
  • Spong 10 months ago

    Yeah, that test card/Pong thing isn't annoying at all.
  • Hieronymus 10 months ago

    Right, is anyone even going to watch this over here?
  • Hutchie-ace 10 months ago

    PAC MAN 3D come on I need this in my life.
  • SovietofBears 10 months ago

    @selidnhio Learn maths and time zones dude, it's a skill that will benefit you
  • SovietofBears 10 months ago

    @monty_79 PARAPPA. Casual market will love it, hardcore market will love it. Win/win
  • monty_79 10 months ago

    A nice big space epic to rival Mass Effect 1 please. Also, Last Guardian, Agent and something completely unexpected but lovely.
  • GetSmashed 10 months ago

    @mathieusailtothemoon This is certainly a great reason to get consoles at a later date!
  • selidnhio 10 months ago

    @GetSmashed Ohh I thought it was en European sits hence the name eurogame.net but wjat do I know. Ohhh people
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    Zone of the enders?
  • mathieusailtothemoon 10 months ago

    "Knack 2"... lol NO thanks !

    Happy PS4 launch eve you "lovely Americans", our console beta testers... ;D
  • GetSmashed 10 months ago

    @selidnhio English people know what it means. And since this is an English site, it makes sense we will write in a way we understand.
  • jeiges 10 months ago

    Hopeful for some giant enemy crabs
  • selidnhio 10 months ago

    I hait it when english people write AM/PM who the f knows what it means. Write in 24h ffs. So I guess this is 05:00 CET then.
  • jimboton 10 months ago

    Sony, Demons Souls 2 and I buy a PS4 as soon as it's out.
  • Zombie-Hamster 10 months ago

    A new Colony Wars would be amazing :) Not quite amazing enough to be awake for 4am though!
  • GetSmashed 10 months ago

    @JamieR I am doing an all nighted. Got my snacks and drinks ready lol
  • JamieR 10 months ago

    Who else is gonna do an all nighter for this?
  • SovietofBears 10 months ago

    @darkmorgado That'd do as well :) Although Parappa...
  • Drygore 10 months ago

    @darkmorgado

    Aah.. Colony Wars.. :'-)
  • Rose-of-Sorrow 10 months ago

    Wipeout 4! The reason Evolution delayed Driveclub is because they decided they would rather make a new Wipeout.
  • spamdangled 10 months ago

    @SovietofBears
    I was thinking Colony Wars myself :)
  • imamazed 10 months ago

    PS180lol
  • bracken3000 10 months ago

    It aint a PS launch without a Ridge Racer.
  • ChuckNorris 10 months ago

    @kassmageant Just like Sony to go for a reboot of Jumping Flash VR, utterly predictable.
  • schrodinger_cat 10 months ago

    It must something huge, like new Naughty Dog game or VR headset announce...
  • ChuckNorris 10 months ago

    Little Big Adventure 3 !
  • icelt 10 months ago

    Still hoping for Demon's Souls 2! Looking unlikely though.
  • MeBrains 10 months ago

    Colony wars!!!

    Or g-police!!!!

    In that order!
  • reelbigkris 10 months ago

    I love this crazy ass rainbow pong that's playing on the feed right now! game of the year!
  • SovietofBears 10 months ago

    @darkmorgado G-Police? :D
  • kassmageant 10 months ago

    Jumping flash with sony VR headset
  • BeardedGamerUK 10 months ago

    The new Call of Duty game is looking a bit rough isn't it :D
  • bracken3000 10 months ago

    Shaq Fu!
  • spamdangled 10 months ago

    Oooooh. Might have to stay up then, to see if the rumour of a resurrected space franchise is true.
  • ProTw33ks 10 months ago

    Guess I'm waking up at 4am.. I'm not even buying a PS4 until early 2014 but I just can't get enough of live streams.
  • lambchop 10 months ago

    Parappa the Rapper!
  • karlo87 10 months ago

    CRASH BANDICOOT
  • oceanmotion 10 months ago

    See you all at a more friendly hour. I will be enjoying my sleep.

Our live coverage has now ended. Here's what you missed: Updating...

03:46 By Martin Robinson

*rubs eyes* Goooooood morning. And super work if you're still up.

03:47 By Martin Robinson

I've got a pot of coffee and am decked in my hottest nightwear - I'm PUMPED.

03:48 By Martin Robinson

I just checked in on my Animal Crossing town (I don't think I've ever been there this early in the morning). It's fair to say that those guys don't give a toss about what's going in New York right now.

03:51 By Martin Robinson

Man, you're going to be leaving us very early on.

bmx19 says:

instantly leaving if I see geoff keeley he is absolute garbage

03:51 By Martin Robinson

I spent my first evening with a PS4 last night. It was well romantic.

03:52 By Martin Robinson

Killzone's better than I anticipated, Resogun's fun and Knack... Well, Knack is all a bit OMG WTF it's 2013 dudes what are you doing?

03:53 By Martin Robinson

Rumour has it that Team Ico has been taken off The Last Guardian and is now on Knack 2 - maybe we'll see that tonight?

03:53 By Martin Robinson

*salutes*

kdavey2004 says:

Had no intention of staying up for this but yet here I am. Doubt there's even going to be anything particularly worth having stayed up for.

03:53 By Martin Robinson

*high fives*

kingpin3000 says:

Late night walk complete. Now time to get excited.

03:54 By Martin Robinson

*waves enthusiastically*

DSR3 says:

Got four hours sleep. Better than none.

03:54 By Martin Robinson

4AM CREW ASSEMBLE.

03:55 By Martin Robinson

A shout out to Wes as well, who's here with us to turn this into NEWS.

03:56 By Martin Robinson

There will be news. I hope. Rumour that there'll be a revival of an old space franchise. Colony Wars? That'd be odd.

03:57 By Martin Robinson

More likely we'll see what Naughty Dog's Uncharted team is working on. What could it be?

03:57 By Martin Robinson

I am. I think. I hope.

kingpin3000 says:

You'd best be joking about Team Ico Martin.

03:57 By Martin Robinson

We're in Geoff Keighley's 'capable hands' now. God help us all.

03:59 By Martin Robinson

What else is left to be announced? I think we know what most of Sony's Worldwide Studios are working on.

04:00 By Martin Robinson

Third-party wise there's going to be an MGS5 announcement, judging from Kojima's tweets. Too early to expect Fallout 4? Looks like that's being primed for the Spike TV Awards in December.

04:01 By Martin Robinson

Ah yes, good point. Would love to see what they're up to.

kingpin3000 says:

Santa Monica?

04:01 By Martin Robinson

Geoff Keighley is standing on a bright yellow button that says 'Geoff'.

04:01 By Martin Robinson

I think that means we've started.

04:02 By Martin Robinson

Expect exclusive news and announcements - stuff on Last of Us, Destiny and MGS.

04:02 By Martin Robinson

And Andrew House, wearing a fine cashmere scarf.

04:03 By Martin Robinson

This winter look's a new thing for video game conferences, and I'm a fan. Tretton's looking chilly but stylish.

04:03 By Martin Robinson

And he's promising a lot of good news, and a lot of surprises.

04:03 By Martin Robinson

We're live from a queue in New York now!

04:04 By Martin Robinson

And the first game this chap wants to play on his new PS4 is.... Call of Duty: Ghosts.

04:04 By Martin Robinson

Really? He's queuing up at midnight in the freezing cold for that.

04:05 By Martin Robinson

Mental. Anyway, here's a look back at the year for PlayStation.

04:06 By Martin Robinson

Sony's had a good year - but only really by virtue of how Microsoft has cocked things up so monumentally.

04:07 By Martin Robinson

Mark Cerny talking through the philosophy of the PS4. And I can feel a chill in the room - I don't think it's because I left a window open either.

04:07 By Martin Robinson

Now into the first exclusive, The Last of Us DLC.

04:07 By Martin Robinson

Evan and Christophe here to show us it. They're inside in a studio, so no knitwear for these guys.

04:08 By Martin Robinson

It's Ellie and her friend - I take it this is the one she refers to at the end of the game.

04:09 By Martin Robinson

So it's a prequel?

04:09 By Martin Robinson

More on that character here - http://thelastofus.wikia.com/wiki/Riley_Abel

04:10 By Martin Robinson

Ooh, what's this?

04:10 By Martin Robinson

A new Uncharted, with what seems like an older, more grisled Nathan Drake.

04:11 By Martin Robinson

I'm kind of excited, kind of disappointed - Naughty Dog's always evolved with each new platform. From Crash to Jak to Uncharted. Hoping it was going to move on. Still, I bet it's going to look gorgeous and be awesome.

04:11 By Martin Robinson

'twas indeed.

kingpin3000 says:

Was that also unnumbered? Seems to be in fashion at the moment.

04:13 By Martin Robinson

Haha, that'd be awesome, but I think he's tied up with MGS for the next few years.

NoTheMama says:

Cmon new Silent Hill from Kojima!

04:13 By Martin Robinson

Yeah, okay. I'd play the crap out of that.

JamieR says:

Maybe you will play during the days of sir Francis drake.

04:14 By Martin Robinson

We're seeing trailers for Knack and DriveClub now.

04:14 By Martin Robinson

If you're upset about DriveClub missing launch and are after a good racer on day one, well...

04:14 By Martin Robinson

I've played Need for Speed Rivals and it's excellent, so you're covered off. Should have a review up early next week.

04:16 By Martin Robinson

I think it's been worked on for some time - since the end of Uncharted 3, anyway. I'd expect to see it the end of next year, with a proper reveal before E3.

Huxen says:

I expect 'Uncharted' will get a name or a number later, It's probably a fair way off and was brought out this early for hype.

04:16 By Martin Robinson

And we're back with dead-eyed Geoff.

04:17 By Martin Robinson

There are a lot of people eating canapes and playing PS4 games.

04:18 By Martin Robinson

Hermen Hulst brightens up a dull puff piece by being generally a hunk. Can we have another announcement please?

04:19 By Martin Robinson

Nate Fox is here to tell us more about Infamous. He's excited about the power of the PS4.

04:20 By Martin Robinson

A new inFamous trailer, complete with Nirvana soundtrack.

04:21 By Martin Robinson

March 21st release date for Infamous Second Son.

04:21 By Martin Robinson

Carlos has come from Columbia for PS4 launch.

04:21 By Martin Robinson

Good work Carlos.

04:22 By Martin Robinson

And we're off for another ad-break. OH COME ON!

04:23 By Martin Robinson

Would watch.

Huxen says:

They should have set this in a cramped teenagers bedroom with Andrew House and Jack Tretton loitering in the doorway.

04:24 By Martin Robinson

So, what's left - a new look at Destiny, and some MGS5 news. I hope there's a drop the mic announcement too at the end.

04:24 By Martin Robinson

Destiny's at least worth getting up for. I hope.

04:25 By Martin Robinson

BEVERAGE WATCH! Who's drinking coffee, who's drinking tea - and who's gone for anything a bit harder to get them through?

04:26 By Martin Robinson

I'm on my second cup of thick black coffee, and am only just beginning to get the jitters.

04:26 By Martin Robinson

Good man!

-cerberus- says:

Having a cup of coffee. With scotch.

04:27 By Martin Robinson

Is Geoff... Is he... Is he wearing a waistcoat and jeans?

04:28 By Martin Robinson

I remember someone tried to get away with that at my school disco in 1994. Didn't work then, doesn't work now.

04:28 By Martin Robinson

Anyway, we're inside Sony R&D looking at eye tracking on the PlayStation Eye.

04:28 By Martin Robinson

Oh yes!

karlo87 says:

Come on Sony R&D, get your VR out

04:29 By Martin Robinson

Sony R&D's working with NASA - to make you feel like you're exploring space with the PS4 alongside NASA.

04:29 By Martin Robinson

No VR, but that is kind of awesome.

04:30 By Martin Robinson

We're back at the queue! This is live television at its very best.

04:31 By Martin Robinson

It's a Killzone Shadow Fall advert now. This is just one super-long, super-banal advert.

04:34 By Martin Robinson

Amazing. Not too late to have that in the PS4, I hope.

speed182 says:

My playstation memory: Thinking
when I was a kid with the PS1 if you completed a game a fiver came out of the memory card slot... never did!

04:34 By Martin Robinson

What's everyone getting day one with their PS4s? AC4, NFS and Resogun seem like the safest bets to me.

04:34 By Martin Robinson

Oh, and Killzone's worth a punt too.

04:35 By Martin Robinson

And we're baaaaaaaaaack.

04:35 By Martin Robinson

Shu Yoshida - lovely, lovely Shu - is taking us through the story of PlayStation.

04:36 By Martin Robinson

Towerfall's a new announcement. It's a chaotic indie.

04:37 By Martin Robinson

It's coming! I'm not getting the game 'til later this morning, so I hope to have it with you early next week.

Scimarad says:

A Need for Speed review would be nice, thank you very much.

04:38 By Martin Robinson

Shu talks The Last Guardian - he's played it. Though he's not saying whether it was with a DualShock 3 or 4.

04:38 By Martin Robinson

I'm betting it was the latter. Also, apparently it looks pretty.

04:38 By Martin Robinson

I don't think it'll be too long until we see that game again - but I don't think it's going to happen here. Maybe at the VGAs?

04:38 By Martin Robinson

Anyway, DESTINY!

04:39 By Martin Robinson

Bloody lovely Destiny. Maybe it's the third cup of coffee, but I'm getting palpitations right now.

04:40 By Martin Robinson

Destiny's up and running, and we're on the moon.

04:40 By Martin Robinson

There are guns and monsters and explosions and all sorts.

04:41 By Martin Robinson

First access to Destiny beta comes to PlayStation.

04:42 By Martin Robinson

MGS5 is up next. After another ad-break.

04:42 By Martin Robinson

That he did.

david'djhicks'hicks says:

I have my beta code... did he say it'd be on ps3 too

04:44 By Martin Robinson

I'd say so - seems like the PS4 was designed with it in mind, and it was only taken out so they could undercut the cost of the Xbox One.

kingpin3000 says:

So next question. Is it worth getting the camera?

04:44 By Martin Robinson

What's a Criss Angel?

04:46 By Martin Robinson

We're back once more for what I believe will be the final stint.

04:46 By Martin Robinson

MGS5 news, and - fingers crossed - one more announcement.

04:47 By Martin Robinson

Koj o'clock.

04:47 By Martin Robinson

He's talking Ground Zeroes - which is the prelude to Phantom Pain.

04:47 By Martin Robinson

And there's a PlayStation exclusive mission.

04:47 By Martin Robinson

I really liked that game!

david'djhicks'hicks says:

LOL my 1st ps memory was Porsche Challenge

HAHAHA

04:48 By Martin Robinson

Back to MGS5 - it's a 'deja vu' mission.

04:48 By Martin Robinson

Hope it's not deja vu in that it's the same bloody mission we've seen for the last few months being played again and again.

04:48 By Martin Robinson

It is - but with a low-poly player skin from the first game.

04:49 By Martin Robinson

Er....

04:49 By Martin Robinson

Um...

04:50 By Martin Robinson

You say that... I bet we'll all be back here again for the next one of these. And the circle of disappointment will roll on!

karlo87 says:

I'm never getting hyped for anything ever again

04:52 By Martin Robinson

Well, at least Octodad and Hohokum still look good, as these ads attest.

04:52 By Martin Robinson

Thinking back to MGS5 announcement - will Classic Snake have Hayter's voice?

04:54 By Martin Robinson

I know they've got to raise interest, but some of it was super-disingenuous.

karlo87 says:

Scimarad, Geoff and Kojima hyped it up not us

04:55 By Martin Robinson

The big moment - the first guy in the queue is about to get his PS4. He's been waiting since yesterday morning.

04:56 By Martin Robinson

This guy hadn't pre-ordered - let that be a lesson to us all.

04:56 By Martin Robinson

Just time for some more ads!

04:57 By Martin Robinson

Oh lord, I hope they catch the moment when someone breaks that to him.

Gedeye says:

Poor guy has been queuing so long, he's not read the Knack reviews.

04:58 By Martin Robinson

The Order, Destiny, Kingdom Hearts, NBA and FF15. They're all games coming to PS4!

04:59 By Martin Robinson

Countdown to nothing! Anyway, a recap of the 'news' from this event. MGS5 is getting a PlayStation exclusive Classic Snake skin.

04:59 By Martin Robinson

Destiny beta's coming to PS3 and PS4 first.

04:59 By Martin Robinson

Indie game Towerfall is coming to PS4.

05:00 By Martin Robinson

Aaand Uncharted is on its way to PS4.

05:00 By Martin Robinson

Plus! The Last of Us DLC is a prequel starring Ellie and her friend Riley.

05:00 By Martin Robinson

And that's a wrap on officially the longest advert I've ever seen.

05:01 By Martin Robinson

Thank you for getting up so early, and apologies for the event!

05:02 By Martin Robinson

And with that I'm off - see you all later!