Sony produces 20 millionth PS2, presents 5 new colors
It was announced by Sony today that they have produced their 20 millionth Playstation 2 console. To honor this event, they have also created 5 limited edition PS2s in 5 different color schemes. There will eventually be 2,000 units of each colored unit and 10,000 total to be shipped worldwide. Japan will be the first to receive the special edition PS2s, and will get 600 units that can be purchased for 50,000 yen ($415) only on Playstation.com (Japan). The colors available will be red, silver, blue, white, and yellow.
No official price or release date has been given for North America, but we will let you know as soon as we receive information.
10/10/2001 Matt Stensrud