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PS5 reveal event postponed by Sony due to Black Lives Matter protests

Posted On: 1 Jun 2020   |   Posted By: Metro

PS5 reveal event postponed by Sony due to Black Lives Matter protests

Now is not the time
Sony has announced there will be no PlayStation 5 reveal event this week, with no indication of when it will be rescheduled.
It had begun to seem inevitable, but Sony has now confirmed that there will be no PlayStation 5 reveal event on Thursday, as originally planned.
In a short post on Twitter they alluded to the ongoing protests in America over racial inequality and the death of George Floyd, stating that, ‘we do not feel that right now is a time for celebration'.
‘For now, we want to stand back and allow more important voices to be heard', explains the statement.
pic.twitter.com/ZAY8StN0EU - PlayStation June 1, 2020
Sony has already been praised for how it has acted over the past week, not only coming out in solidarity with the protests but actively remonstrating with trolls on Twitter who complained about their comments.
Microsoft also has a next generation event planned for June, but it never announced a date and implied that its more important showcase,...

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