Seattle Area Kids Decide What Games Will Top Holiday Wish Lists: PlayStation®2 Titles Featured at Toy Test 2004


   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!
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   WHAT:     An annual event produced by Herb Weisbaum, NBC's Toy Test is
   the venue for children of all ages to test the hottest new games for the
   approaching holiday season.  Gamers young and old will have the
   opportunity to play and rate games they like best, casting their vote for
   the game they feel will be at the top of all wish lists this December.
   Last year's Toy Test boasted more than 10,000 kids who voiced their
   opinions for what would be the hottest titles for the holidays.

   Results gathered from gamers surveyed throughout the two-week engagement
   (open to the public) serve as the backdrop for the broadcast segment,
   which airs on "The Today Show" one week prior to the Thanksgiving

   WHERE:    Pacific Science Center
             200 N. Second Avenue
             Seattle, WA 98109
             Phone:  206-443-2001

   WHEN:     Monday, August 9, 2004 -- Sunday, August 22, 2004
             10:00 a.m. -- 6:00 p.m. daily

   PlayStation 2 Title Highlights:

   -- The line-up will include a mix of innovative hot and upcoming first
      party titles, including Gran Turismo™ 4, Jak 3™, Ratchet and
      Clank™: Up Your Arsenal, Hot Shots Golf® Fore! and Sly 2: Band of

   -- Building on EyeToy™: Play's fourth-place ranking last year, gamers
      will get to try out the newest software titles, EyeToy™: Groove and
      EyeToy™: AntiGrav, that incorporate the unique motion-tracking
      technology through a USB camera.

   -- Highly anticipated third party software titles will also be on display
      at Toy Test 2004 including, NFL Madden 2005, Spider-Man 2™, Tony
      Hawk's Underground™ 2 and Burnout®3: Takedown™.

   For more information, please contact:
   Drew McGuire Milam
   Sony Computer Entertainment America

PRNewswire -- Aug. 5

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