When the PlayStation 5 launched in late 2020, no-one had any idea how difficult it would be to get your hands on one of Sony’s coveted consoles. Thefts, scalpers, and a scrabble to pre-order the PS5 turned the launch into a whole heap of drama, and Zoe Delahunty-Light is here with a recap of what went down, from the Amazon thefts to proposed legislation targeting scalpers. This is a long one, so prepare yourselves…

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