Happy 20th Birthday Playstation: Sony Celebrates with an Upcoming Retro Designed PS4

Man, I sure feel old now. I can remember when the first PlayStation launched. Now, Sony is celebrating the 20th anniversary of the first PlayStation console. For this occasion, Sony is releasing a special edition of the PS4, painted and customized to look like the classic PS1. They even went so far as to deck out the DualShock 4, the PlayStation Camera, and the power cables in the same shade of 1994 gray. Check out a picture of the special edition console and accessories below:

20th PlayStation Anniversary

How do I get One?

Oh yes, very nice! The console is going to have a limited edition run of 12,300 units. This matches the date of the original console's launch (12/3). Pre-orders for this special edition console will start on December 6th in the US, so get your wallets ready! Before you get drool all over your keyboard and you fry the computer, check out this unboxing video Sony released:

A Free Retro Theme For All

If you already have a PS4, and you can't shell out the cash for this special edition, Sony still has something for you. They're awesome like that. For all the PS4, PS3, and Vita owners out there, you can download a fancy retro theme for your systems starting today! This theme features the original start-up noise and a few other nods to the classic system that I won't spoil for you. Here's an image of the theme running on PS4 below:

20th PlayStation Anniversary Theme

Head online and download the free theme now, and let us know if you're going to pre-order this limited edition system in the comments below!

Article by - Bradley Ramsey
Insert Date: 12/3/2014

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