PlayStation®VR Exhibition Opens at Sony Square NYC

Sep 12, 2016

NEW YORK, Sept. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Corporation of America has opened a new PlayStation®VR-themed installation at Sony Square NYC, located at 25 Madison Avenue in New York City.  The exhibit, which will be on display through October 21, offers visitors the opportunity to dive into the world of virtual reality through PlayStation VR, which will officially launch for the PlayStation®4 (PS4™) system on October 13.

Throughout the space, there will be five PlayStation VR kiosks where visitors can try different VR experiences, including: 

Farpoint 
Developed exclusively for play in PlayStation VR, Farpoint is an unnerving space adventure set on a hostile alien world. After crash landing you have to fight to survive as you explore and uncover the planet's secrets. Your only hope of escape is to keep moving and discover the fate of your team.

VR Worlds 
VR Worlds is a collection of five different VR experiences that have all been built from the ground up exclusively for the PS VR headset. In PlayStation VR Worlds you will be treated to incredible visuals as you dive beneath the waves, tackle 360 combat as you fight off alien hordes from all around you, or end up in a face-to-face interrogation with a deranged and furious mobster. All brought to you with the immersion that makes VR so unique

"The PlayStation VR experience at Sony Square NYC serves as a great example of our commitment to offer visitors the opportunity to interact with the curated selection of Sony's groundbreaking entertainment and technologies," said Steven Fuld, Senior Vice President, Corporate Marketing, Sony Corporation of America.   

Sony Square NYC is located at 25 Madison Avenue and is open Monday through Saturday, from 10 a.m.7 p.m., and Sundays from 11 a.m.6 p.m.

To sign up to experience PlayStation VR at Sony Square NYC, click here.

For more information on all events at Sony Square NYC, please visit www.sony.com/squarenyc

About Sony Corporation of America

Sony Corporation of America, located in New York, NY, is the U.S. headquarters of Sony Corporation, based in Tokyo, Japan. Sony's principal U.S. businesses include Sony Electronics Inc., Sony Mobile Communications (USA) Inc., Sony Interactive Entertainment LLC., Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc., Sony Music Entertainment and Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC. Sony recorded consolidated annual sales of approximately $71.7 billion for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2016 and employs approximately 125,300.

SOURCE Sony Corporation of America

For further information: Lisa Gephardt, Sony Corporation of America, lisa_gephardt@sonyusa.com, 212/833-6826


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