Sony event sparks rumours over PlayStation 4



Sony has announced a PlayStation event for later this month

Gamers the world over are counting down the minutes 'til February 20 to see what Sony has to say about its plans for PlayStation.

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Since the company announced the New York media event, the tech press has speculated as to whether it could see the PlayStation 4 games console announced.

Sony has given no announcement on the purpose of the event, except to say it "will deliver and speak about the future PlayStation business".

Since the press event was announced on Friday, online games blogs and sites have been abuzz with speculation over the possibility of PlayStation 4.

The PlayStation 3 launched more than six years ago and has sold more than 70 million units.