Alongside some information concerning future PlayStation movie tasks and the PS5 itself, Sony Interactive Leisure chief Jim Ryan shared some particulars concerning the upcoming PlayStation VR2 at CES 2023.
Throughout the occasion, Ryan revealed that the upcoming VR headset is on observe to have over 30 titles at launch. This contains video games like Horizon: Name of the Mountain, Resident Evil Village and extra.
Apart from that, through the occasion, Ryan additionally unveiled a number of the new titles from the lineup that will likely be part of the PS VR2 library at launch. This contains the hit VR title Beat Saber, and Polyphony Digital’s Gran Turismo, which receives a free VR improve. Take a look at the footage from Gran Turismo 7 VR:
Sony and Honda unveil new Afeela EV at CES 2023
Going into CES 2023, the large revelation from Sony revolved round its current makes an attempt at breaking into the EV market with Sony Honda Mobility Inc. At CES 2022, the corporate showcased an idea automobile titled “Imaginative and prescient-S 02”, which sowed the seeds for the corporate’s push into the automotive business.
Throughout CES 2023, Sony Honda Mobility lastly revealed the corporate’s first automobile within the prototype EV, Afeela. The primary model of the three way partnership between Sony and Honda will start manufacturing quickly, with the EV set to launch in North America in Spring 2026. Pre-orders for the EV primarily based on the prototype will start within the first half of 2025.
As talked about through the press convention in Las Vegas, the corporate goals to supply worth to clients with three main components – Autonomy, Augmentation, and Affinity.
Speaking concerning the prototype itself, the EV options “45 cameras and sensors inside and outdoors the car,” which aids within the firm’s efforts to offer autonomy to customers. On the outside, its standout characteristic is a Media Bar, which may show data resembling battery and different vital elements of the car. As Sony Honda Mobility mentioned, it “permits clever mobility to precise itself to surrounding individuals utilizing gentle, enabling interactive communication between mobility and other people.”
Sony Honda Mobility has additionally teased the thought of the final word leisure suite for customers with the Afeela model. This features a absolutely built-in PS5, which can be utilized for each gaming and experiencing different leisure components. Plus, the corporate has additionally struck a partnership with Epic Video games to introduce Unreal Engine instruments. The corporate revealed that the collaboration will assist Sony Honda Mobility in creating “new worth in mobility companies and leisure.”