Ostentation awaits in Sony's official PS4 unboxing video


A mystery figure in brown leather gloves (no white gloves for him), dramatic beams of light, a throbbing soundtrack, and a backdrop that looks like it was borrowed from the set of Hackers. It could only be Sony's official PlayStation 4 unboxing video, giving us a look at the box that launches this week in North America on November 15, priced $400.

Update: As a few commenters noted, there's a striking resemblance to a certain Daft Punk unboxing video for the Sony-produced Random Access Memories. Which in turn resembles Hackers...

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