989 Sports® 'Locker Room Challenge on Tour' Vehicle Coming to Seattle


       State of the Art Game Vehicle Brings Free Sports Videogaming
               Fun and Entertainment to Wal-Mart in Seattle

  WHO:    989 Sports®, the sports software brand of Sony Computer
          Entertainment America, is known for its top-selling sports
          franchise titles such as NFL GameDay™, MLB™, NBA ShootOut,
          NHL FaceOff™, NCAA® Final Four® and NCAA®
          GameBreaker™.  989 Sports is committed to developing authentic
          and innovative sports games to appeal to both the professional
          athlete and hard-core sports videogame fan.
  (Photo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20020701/SFM066LOGO )

  WHAT:   989 Sports and Wal-Mart have joined together to bring the "989
          Sports Locker Room Challenge On Tour Vehicle" to the Wal-Mart in
          Renton, Washington.  The 989 Sports Vehicle is a 30-foot long,
          state-of-the-art mobile vehicle featuring a big-screen TV,
          thunderous sound system, realistic "locker room" setting, and
          11 PlayStation®2 computer entertainment systems and
          PlayStation® game consoles.  Showcasing the latest 989 Sports
          titles, including new releases such as NFL GameDay™ 2003 and
          NCAA® GameBreaker™ 2003, the 989 Sports "Locker Room
          Challenge on Tour" provides the ultimate sports gaming experience.

          This event is FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

  WHEN:   Friday, August 16     2 p.m. - 8 p.m.
          Saturday, August 17  10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
          Sunday, August 18    11 a.m. - 7 p.m.

  WHERE:  Wal-Mart
          743 Rainer Ave. South
          Renton, WA 98055

  For more information, please contact:
      Ben Schechter
      Sony Computer Entertainment America

PRNewswire -- Aug. 12

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SOURCE: Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc.

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