By: Martin Gaston
Sony’s PlayStation 4 will support up to four controllers simultaneously, the company has announced.
SCE Worldwide Studios boss Shuhei Yoshida confirmed the PS4’s controller support on Twitter , following news that Microsoft’s Xbox One will allow foreight controllers .
The PlayStation 3 can support up to seven controllers, though few games take advantage of this capability.
The PlayStation 4 will come with a single DualShock 4 controller, and Sony has announced that red and blue variants of the controller will be introduced shortly after launch. The new controller features a touch pad, light bar, and a Share button.
The recommended retail price for DualShock 4 is £54/€59/$59.
The PlayStation 4 will launch on November 15 in North America for $399, and on November 29 in Europe for €399/£349 .