We are not at all surprised – Balenciaga’s PS5 hoodie t-shirt costs more than a PS5 console

Fashion and gaming combine with Balenciaga’s recent collaboration with Sony PlayStation 5. The result is exclusive merchandise that is just as luxe but a lot more pricier as compared to the actual console. Yes, that’s right!

Featuring two T-shirts and a hoodie marked with iconic PlayStation branding and “Balenciaga” written in the signature PlayStation font, the Balenciaga X Sony PlayStation 5 range comes in months after the official release of the latter’s latest flagship gaming console.

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The pieces are luxe at best and include motifs such as the “PS5” logo, PlayStation insignia, the unpretentious geometric button shapes of a triangle, a circle, a cross, and a square, along with “Nov 2020” marking the release month of the console.

The entire range is priced much higher than an actual PS5 console which retails at $499 USD. However, given the Balenciaga stamp of approval, the price may not be unreasonable after all. The Sony PlayStation 5 x Balenciaga T-shirt and Hoodie are currently available for purchase on Balenciaga’s official website and at select locations worldwide for $675 USD and $875 USD, respectively.

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