Sony Has Delayed This Week's Next-Gen Gameplay Event

Sony has revealed that it has delayed this week's upcoming games-focused PS5 digital event in light of anti-racist protests currently taking place in the US. In a statement issued via Twitter, it noted it wanted to "stand back and allow more important voices to be heard."

The company had previously intended on hosting an hour-long games showcase this Thursday, which we assumed would feature Xbox Series X games as well. Here's what the company had to say about its decision:

Sony has understandably refrained from providing a new date for the PS5 games showcase at this time, but we'll let you know when the event is rescheduled.