Sony's news conference this evening in New York is widely believed to be the unveiling of its next PlayStation console. Two weeks of anticipation preceding tonight's event have given it the air of an election night. In that spirit, I'd like to take the temperature of video gaming's electorate. How are you feeling now, as we're embarking upon the next console regime?
Yes, we have a liveblog tonight, and you may watch the news conference here, and your reactions are welcome in the comments here and in everything we'll be writing. And they are welcome in the comments beneath this post. But for a more simplified gauging of gamers' mood, here are three polls—by no means scientific—that I'll be following through the evening to see how you're reacting to the news on stage.