Here's the scene outside a Best Buy in SOHO, lower Manhattan early this afternoon. There are 29 squatters already hunkering down for the long wait for PS3s which won't be available for another 36 hours.
Photo Taken with my MOTORAZR V3 cellphone.
For photos and story of the launch day in Japan click here.
And sadly, here are some poor souls that started waiting in line at a Best Buy near Burbank, California 8 days ago: