Sony Computer Entertainment America Celebrates Football's Greatest Night at PlayStation® Game Over
Biggest Names in Sports and Hollywood's Hottest Stars Celebrate the Love of the Game at Exclusive Post-Game Celebration That Will Be Part of the 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' Broadcast
FOSTER CITY, Calif.
Sony Computer Entertainment America will celebrate football's greatest night on Sunday, February 5 at the exclusive PlayStation® Game Over party. Directly across from Ford Field, PlayStation Game Over will transform Motown's GEM Theater into the premier post-game sports bar where celebrities and athletes alike will toast the big game and celebrate the champions. Guests will also have a chance to be a part of Jimmy Kimmel Live, as it broadcasts its hour-long late-night show from the adjoining Century Theater.
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Continuing its tradition of being one of the hottest VIP after-parties at the sporting world's most marquee event, PlayStation Game Over will provide A-list guests with the chance to experience the ultimate in entertainment and gaming with interactive environments. The event will provide a superior ambiance to complement the lifestyle of sports enthusiasts.
"Sony Computer Entertainment America is proud to continue the tradition of bringing the biggest weekend in professional sports to a close with the exclusive PlayStation Game Over event," said Molly Smith, senior director, communications and brand development, Sony Computer Entertainment America. "This year, our collaboration with Jimmy Kimmel Live is a powerful association for the PlayStation brand, allowing for new, innovative vehicles to reach our shared coveted target audience."
Stars and athletes at the post-game celebration will have the chance to relax and play some of the hottest games available for the best-selling
PSP™ (PlayStation®Portable) system. Following a record-setting launch in March 2005, PSP is fast becoming a cultural icon and has proven to be a market altering force with more than 4 million units sold in North America and 15 million units shipped worldwide. The PSP is available for a suggested retail price of $249.99 (USD) in a PSP Value Pack. There are currently are over 70 games available for PSP on the proprietary UMD™ (Universal Media Disc) and more than 300 feature films, TV programs and videos from major studios combining to create an unmatched library of entertainment content.
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