Despite the annual E3 conference being just less than a month away, Microsoft have revealed a huge announcement a little early, and it’s one that has the potential to dramatically help increase their console sales.
From 9th June the Xbox One will be available without their previously ‘required’ Kinect camera at a reduced price of £349.99.
Sony’s PlayStation Vita is to receive a €50 price cut, by way of a rebate.
The temporary deal, which is only available in France, will run for six weeks from June 1 to July 15, allowing shoppers to buy the handheld at retail then claim back a €50 (£39) rebate.
This years Gamescom in Cologne once again marked itself as one of the biggest events in the gaming calendar. If you happened to miss all the action then here’s an overview of what was brought to the table by Sony.