The World of PlayStation®2 Brought to Your Town


          40-Foot PlayStation® Patrol Brings Free Videogaming
              Fun and Entertainment to the Chicago, IL Area

  WHO:     Industry leader Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc., maker
           of the world's best-selling PlayStation game console and
           PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system, with more than
           1,800 of the highest-rated videogame titles on the market-with
           something to satisfy everyone!

  WHAT:    PlayStation will bring the PlayStation Patrol to the Chicago, IL
           area.  The PlayStation Patrol is a 40-foot long vehicle,
           featuring 17 PlayStation 2 interactive kiosks.  The vehicle is
           set-up to play all of the hottest and best-selling videogame
           titles available for the PlayStation 2 computer entertainment
           system.  The PlayStation Patrol Scout, a PlayStation 2 branded
           Hummer® H2*, will accompany the PlayStation Patrol and help
           spread the news that the PlayStation Patrol is in town. This
           event is FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

  WHERE    Rolling Meadows, IL
   AND     Meijer
  WHEN:    1301 Meijer Drive
           Rolling Meadows, IL
           Friday, July 9, 2004              Noon - 8 p.m.
           Saturday, July 10, 2004           10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
           Sunday, July 11, 2004             11 a.m. - 7 p.m.


  -- HOT and UPCOMING videogame titles, including:  EyeToy™ |
     (for PlayStation 2), Rise to Honor™ (for PlayStation 2), Ratchet and
     Clank®: Going Commando (for PlayStation 2), MLB 2005 (for PlayStation
     2), Jak II™ (for PlayStation 2), Gran Turismo™ 4 (for PlayStation
     2), ATV Offroad Fury® 2 (for PlayStation 2), and many more.
  -- 17 PlayStation 2 kiosks (including one 40-inch big screen kiosk)

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CONTACT: Katy Dormer of Sony Computer Entertainment America, +1-650-655-5671, or

PRNewswire -- June 25

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SOURCE: Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc.

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