That’s right, Sony announced today that it will release the PlayStation 3 in both Hong Kong and Taiwan on November 17th. While the European launch is still set for March, 2007. Video of the PS3’s store feature after the jump.
Now it looks like Hong Kong and Taiwan will get machines that might once have been destined for Europe. According to Electronic Arts estimates, Sony will ship 500,000-800,000 PS3 into the US market by the end of the year. Sony has said in the past that it hopes to ship 2m PS3s worldwide by the end of 2006