In the US, 'Holiday Season' is the period between thanksgiving (Nov 25th this year) and New Year's day.
I'm frantically refreshing the EU PS Blog... I'm hoping this is SCEA caving in against Call of Duty and not a production or development delay.... but with Russia and Germany, who knows? If it's not delayed in Europe, importing may be an option... but this wishful thinking and nothing more at this point.
I'm sure all this is not true because the ebgames "turismo tuesdays" wrote week1,2,3 and 4 and the release date is still 2 nov. and they just put it online so ... with demos in stores already and all.. it is coming soon.. soon the kevin butler ad : D