PlayStation 3 sells out...

Friday 23 March 2007
In case you hadn't noticed, at 12.01am this morning, PlayStation 3 was finally launched in PAL territories around the world - places like France, Africa, New Zealand, and even our little island of England.

While - thankfully - it didn't trigger the sort of apocalypse-like drama of last year's American launch day madness, there are still more than enough quirky tales to fill your average news ticker. Or, in our creation below, a nice map.

Imagine we're slapping the tip of a lecturer's pointer onto the relevant geographical locations as you read for extra effect...