Its creators assure that they will not be exhausted: there will be a first batch with 20,000 and then it will depend on the demand.
There is very little left to have one of the most original portable consoles in history. Yes, we are talking about PlayDate, that little yellow machine that will work with a crank and that will allow us to get hold of several indie games from some of the most influential creatives in that branch of the sector. From Panic they have kept their word and have given the details about when can you book this nice system.
Reservations will not be depleted, and shipments will be in wavesReservations will open next week, so you have to stay tuned to get one. You can reserve them from July 29 at 7:00 p.m. (peninsular time). Of course, peace of mind, that from Twitter, its managers assure that the reserves “will not be exhausted”, and will arrive sooner or later to those who request it.
The first batch, with 20,000 units, it would start shipping at the end of 2021. Additional orders will begin to be distributed in 2022, when they will adjust the stock based on demand. Booking requires a full payment, but can be canceled at any time with a guaranteed full refund.
The game catalog will arrive in a seasonal format, releasing 2 games per week during the first 12 since its premiere. PlayDate has caught the attention of many creatives who will have their own titles on PlayDate, such as Keita Takahashi, creator of Katamari Damacy or Lucas Pope, of Papers Please.
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