‘Star Wars’ and PlayStation announce limited-edition Darth Vader console

PlayStation goes to the dark side with console inspired by this Sith Lord.

 

Lisa Granshaw

Internet Culture

Published Aug 17, 2015   Updated May 28, 2021, 3:49 am CDT

Star Wars and PlayStation are bringing the dark side to your gaming this fall with a new limited-edition Darth Vader-inspired PS4 console. The console was announced at the D23 Expo as a part of two upcoming bundles.

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The bundles will both include a custom Vader console displaying his image and the Star Wars logo as well as a wireless controller with the logo inspired by the chest panel on Vader’s suit. One bundle will include Battlefront Deluxe Edition while the other will include Disney Infinity 3.0: Star Wars Edition. Each bundle will also have four vouchers for classic games Star Wars: Jedi Starfighter, Super Star Wars, Star Wars Bounty Hunter, and Star Wars: Racer Revenge. This will be the first time gamers can play these on the PS4.

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The announcement did not include information about pricing or when preorders will start, but the bundles will be available Nov. 17. 

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H/T Kotaku | Screengrab via PlayStation/YouTube

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*First Published: Aug 17, 2015, 12:10 pm CDT