GDC 13: Ouya launch dated for June 4th in UK and US

GDC 13: Ouya launch dated for June 4th in UK and US
Craig Chapple

By Craig Chapple

March 28th 2013 at 10:43PM

Hardware begins shipping to Kickstarter backers from today

Tiny Android console Ouya will hit retail stores on June 4th, the company has announced.

The hardware, which will sell for £99.99 ($99.99), will be available first in the UK, US and Canada.

The console's Kickstarter backers are expected to have started receiving the system from today.

Ouya can be pre-ordered from its official website for $99.99. For that price, users get the console, one wireless Bluetooth controller, a power adopter (region specific), two AA batteries and a HDMI cable. Additional controllers can be purchased for $49.99.

The hardware will be available from stores such as GAME, Amazon, Gamestop and Best Buy.

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