Throughout January and February of this yr, the web was abuzz with guesswork about when Sony would lastly unveil extra PlayStation 5 particulars. Many had bets on a February reveal occasion within the vein of PS4’s announcement. Game Developers Conference (GDC) served as one other high speculation. Apparently, those that guessed the latter have been right to a level. Mark Cerny‘s upcoming “deep dive” into PS5’s architecture was initially deliberate for this yr’s GDC.
PlayStation’s Japanese Twitter account confirmed as a lot in a recent tweet. In saying Cerny’s imminent rundown of data, the account additionally made notice that no matter video will function within the deep dive incorporates footage from a “scheduled session at the Game Developers Conference.” According to the tweet, the video will solely be accessible in English with out subtitles.
This definitely explains the seemingly random Wednesday Sony selected for Cerny’s speak concerning the new console’s structure. Had the bodily occasion not been postponed due to ongoing coronavirus fears, it will at present be going down in San Francisco.
Tomorrow, March 18th, Lead System Architect Mark Cerny will take to the PlayStation Blog to “provide a deep dive” into the structure for Sony’s subsequent console. The weblog put up is scheduled to go dwell within the morning at 9:00am PST. Apart from the logo reveal at CES 2020, it will mark the primary time Sony has shared concrete particulars about PS5 this yr.
Sony plans to launch the PlayStation 5 later this yr throughout the vacation season, although some research firms believe coronavirus could alter such plans.
[Source: PlayStation Japan on Twitter by way of Nibel on Twitter]