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Sony Launches PlayStation Vita

BERLIN, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 21: Boxes containing the new Sony PlayStation Vita portable gaming device lie stacked on a table at the Sony Store during the official German launch of the new Vita on February 21, 2012 in Berlin, Germany. Several hundred video gaming enthusiasts waited hours in line to be among the first to buy the new PS Vita. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Worldwide PS Vita launch

Sony has launched its latest portable gaming system, the PlayStation Vita, in Europe, Australia and North America. It has been available in Japan since December.