Playdate, a portable console like no other, confirms pre-sale date, games and price
These last few years, Panic, title publisher like Untitled Goose Game and Firewatch, has been working on his own portable video game console that goes by the name Playdate. Unlike other portable devices on the market, Playdate It has the novelty of a crank as an analog control, and today its pre-sale date has been confirmed, as well as the games you can expect during launch and their price.
In the video above, several developers talk about the novelties and design of Playmate, but if you do not want to see it in full, then do not worry since here below we summarize the interesting data.
To begin with, it was announced that the pre-sales of Playmate They will start from July 18 of this year, with a price of $ 179 dollars. Similarly, a protector for this console was revealed that you can purchase separately at a price of $ 29.
The games of Playdate They will be totally free, in fact, you will receive two new games every week for 12 weeks. Panic finally revealed this lineup and here you can meet them:
Its creators also promised that there will be a few additional surprise games, but they did not share any more details about it.
Another curious accessory that will be launched for this console is a bluetooth speaker that in turn serves to charge the Playdate and it even adds a behavior for a pen. The bad news is that it has no price or release date yet.
Unfortunately, it is unknown if this console will also be available in our territory or if shipments will be limited to only the USA. It will be a matter of waiting for the product to have a release date to know more details about it.