The Brief: Sony's PlayStation 5 reveal has led to a surge of PS5 memes online.
After Sony revealed what their latest gaming console: the PlayStation 5 will look like, gamers and meme-makers shared memes of what this modern-looking device resembles. PS5 memes, which can be found on Twitter, Reddit, Instagram, and beyond. Many of these memes poke fun of the appearance of the PS5 which looks a bit like a WiFi router with white side panels.
Other memes on the topic of the PlayStation 5 remark on its price, which although not yet public, is rumored to be high. Some men have been joking about how they’ve been trying to convince their girlfriends to buy the PS5 for them.
Comparisons have also been made to Microsoft’s Xbox Series X console. As the internet has become saturated with PS5 memes, there are now meta-memes about people being tired of seeing the same thing over and over again.
You know I had to do it to em…
WALL-E as the Xbox Series X and Eve as the PS5:
PS5 or duck beak?
I am once again asking I am no longer asking
If the Eye of Sauron got a tech upgrade:
Doug Dimmadome from The Fairly OddParents:
“Babe is this that PS5 thing you wanted?” pic.twitter.com/FKFrsabstb
— 🧊Astro!🚀🧊 (@OmgItsAstroboy) June 12, 2020
jumping in on the train of roasting the PS5 even tho it ain’t that bad pic.twitter.com/Lam1LuRSkm
— itsnaghamhawwaa (@itsnaghamhawwaa) June 12, 2020
Several people noted the similarities between the PS5 design and modern architecture.
The PS5 looks like a publicly funded hockey arena with poor sightlines that's part of a downtown revitalization project that's really just a real estate investment scheme. pic.twitter.com/98WnoM8btt
— Bonk's Mullet (@BonksMullet) June 11, 2020
The PS5 kinda looks like a most stuff oreo cookie pic.twitter.com/DwjPXiSNHN
— alǝx ; 🌙 (@asterale__) June 11, 2020
The PS5 looks like those “society if…” tweets pic.twitter.com/CuxbaCURXd
— Λιες (@WhatsAnAlec) June 11, 2020
— ? (@Stevodon_) June 11, 2020