PlayStation VR heading to PH in October

HONG KONG – Ahead of Hong Kong's Anicom convention, Sony on Thursday, July 28, announced the launch dates for the release of the PlayStation VR headset in Southeast Asia.

Sony said the PlayStation VR would launch in Asia on October 13, with bundles available for preorder in several countries, including the Philippines.

Preorders will be available from Sony stores beginning July 30

The PlayStation VR unit will cost P22,900, and there will also be a bundle with the PlayStation Camera for P25,290. (WATCH: First Look: PlayStation VR)

Pricing for the PlayStation VR unit
Pricing for the PlayStation VR with PlayStation Camera

The PlayStation community will also be pleased to know that there are already 60 titles being made for the PSVR, including Batman Arkham VR, Eagle Flight, and a slew of Asian titles. (READ: PlayStation VR preview: Taking gameplay to new heights–

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