Sony has announced that North America can expect the PlayStation Vita Slim to be released this Spring.

Although no official date has yet been confirmed, the¬†PCH-2000 series which has just released in Europe, has been announced as part of a bundle with Borderlands 2 and an 8GB memory card for a price of $199.99. The PlayStation Vita Slim boasts that it is 20% slimmer and 15% lighter, with an internal memory of 1GB and a LCD screen replacing the original Vita’s OLED.

With this bundle announced, and a shed-load of great games heading the Vita’s way in 2014, will you be taking advantage of this offer and splashing out on the new model? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below and for further news on the Vita Slim and it’s release date, be sure to check The Vita Lounge regularly.

  • Quillsy

    I’ll probably get a slim but not till they release more colors. Sick and tired of dark colored fingerprint magnets for handhelds.

  • Lester Paredes

    I might if they decide to release the blu or pink one over here. Otherwise, I’ll stick with what i got now.