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PlayStation® Patrol Featuring PlayStation®2 and PSP™ (PlayStation® Portable) Makes Local Stop in Columbus, Ohio area


  WHO:   Industry leader Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc. markets
         the PlayStation® family of products and develops, publishes,
         markets and distributes software for the PS one™ game console,
         the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system and the PSP™
         (PlayStation® Portable) entertainment system for the
         North American market.

  WHAT:  Sony Computer Entertainment America will bring the PlayStation
         Patrol to the Columbus, Ohio area. The PlayStation Patrol is a
         40-foot long vehicle, featuring twelve PlayStation 2 interactive
         kiosks and eight PSP kiosks. The vehicle is set-up to play all of
         the hottest and best-selling videogame titles available across
         PlayStation platforms. The PlayStation Patrol Scout, a PlayStation
         branded Hummer® H2*, will accompany the PlayStation Patrol and
         help spread the news that the PlayStation Patrol is in town.
         Coupons will be available for discounts on PlayStation 2 or PSP
         software titles. This event is FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

  WHERE  Columbus, Ohio
  AND    Micro Center
  WHEN:  Olentangy Plaza
         747 Bethel Road
         Columbus, OH 43214

         Friday, June 17, 2005        Noon - 8 p.m.
         Saturday, June 18, 2005      10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
         Sunday, June 19, 2005        11 a.m. - 7 p.m.


  -- HOT videogame titles, including:  EyeToy™: Play 2 (for PlayStation
     2), Gran Turismo™ 4 (for PlayStation 2), Rise of the Kasai™
     (for PlayStation 2), God of War™ (for PlayStation 2), ATV Offroad
     Fury® Blazin' Trials (for PSP), Twisted Metal: Head-on (for PSP),
     Wipeout® Pure (for PSP), and many more.
  -- Twelve PlayStation 2 kiosks and eight PSP kiosks.

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  * PlayStation is in no way affiliated with GM
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SOURCE: Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc.

CONTACT: Drew McGuire Milam of Sony Computer Entertainment America,
+1-650-655-5305, or

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