PS Vita 'region free'

PS Vita 'region free'

By Ben Parfitt

June 9th 2011 at 9:43AM

Sony executive claims there will not likely be any location restrictions on the device

Speaking to press at E3 yesterday, Sony Worlwide Studios Europe boss Michael Denny has said that "to the best of his knowledge" PlayStation Vita will be region free, IGN reports.

This will open the door to the possible importing of systems and games to Europe if, as is now looking likely, the new machine launches in Japan ahead of other territories.

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