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Thu, Nov 19, 2009 | 23:19 GMT
SCEA announced today that Brazilians will finally be able to get their hands on a PS2 along with 14 gaming titles.
Get this – the console will run folks R$799 ($445) and games will cost R$119 ($66) and R$99 ($55).
Why so much? According to 1UP, the import taxes have been set at are around 60 percent since the mid-1990s.
No wonder piracy is rampant there.
Full PR through the break with thanks to mojo as well.