Let the Kids Decide What's Hot for This Holiday Season: PlayStation Titles Featured at Toy Test 2001


    Sony Computer Entertainment America to Highlight Its Superior, New
            PlayStation®2 and PlayStation® Titles for 2001

  Who:    Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc., creator of the
          PlayStation® game console and the PlayStation®2 computer
          entertainment system, makes a repeat appearance at this year's
          annual Toy Test in Seattle.  Harnessing momentum created by the
          largely successful launch of PlayStation 2 in October 2000, Sony
          Computer Entertainment America will feature its latest games at
          this year's event.  Children across the Seattle area will have the
          opportunity to experience several compelling, new titles including
          Gran Turismo™ 3 A-spec, Jak and Daxter: The Precursor
          Legacy™ and others to help children and parents determine the
          best options for this upcoming holiday season.
          (Photo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20000121/SONYPLAY )

  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.  Results gathered from children
          surveyed throughout this two week engagement (open and free to the
          public), serve as the backdrop for Herb Weisbaum's broadcast
          segment which airs on "The Today Show" one week prior to the
          Thanksgiving holiday.

  When:   Monday, August 13th through Sunday, August 26th
          10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. daily

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

  Contacts:  Darren Horwitz
             Phone:  650-655-5324
             E-mail:  darren_horwitz@playstation.sony.com

             Karen Calura
             Phone:  650-655-5982
             E-mail:  karen_calura@playstation.sony.com

PRNewswire -- Aug 10

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SOURCE: Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc.

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