PlayStation VR celebrates its 2nd anniversary with new software announcements

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PlayStation VR celebrates its 2nd anniversary with new software announcements

Borderlands 2 VR revealed, Astro Bot Rescue Mission demo announced, more

This 13th October marks the 2nd anniversary of PlayStation VR! To commemorate this special event, we have some exciting news to share for PlayStation VR fans, and those who have been waiting for a chance to jump into the experience.

We’ve collaborated with a few studios to highlight new details on our quickly growing line-up of immersive titles, ranging from the reveal of a new blockbuster game, to add-on content, demos and more. These include:

Borderlands 2 VR launches 14th December 2018

This 14th December, PlayStation VR fans can look forward to the latest blockbuster experience to come to the platform with Borderlands 2 VR. Developed by Gearbox Software, Borderlands 2 VR brings the iconic shooting-looting world of Pandora to life like never before, as you virtually become a treasure-seeking Vault Hunter facing off against the galaxy’s most charming psychopathic dictator – Handsome Jack – with nothing but your arsenal of 87 bazillion guns.

Tetris Effect launches 9th November 2018

Experience Tetris like you’ve never seen, heard, or felt it before: Tetris Effect is an incredibly unique, and breathtakingly gorgeous reinvention of one of the most popular puzzle games of all time, from the team who brought you the award-winning Rez Infinite and legendary puzzle game Lumines. Tetris Effect is fully playable on either a standard display (up to 4K and 60fps on a PS4 Pro), or optionally in mind-blowing 3D on PlayStation VR. Pre-order starting today via PlayStation Store and unlock a PS4 theme, seven avatars and an original soundtrack sampler!

Astro Bot Rescue Mission free demo launches 16th October 2018

If you haven’t already tried SIE Japan Studio’s latest title Astro Bot Rescue Mission developed exclusively for PlayStation VR, this game is a must! Starting this 16th October, you can demo the epic platformer that has been deemed one of the best PlayStation VR titles of all time, as it takes you on an adventure through space for free through PlayStation Store. You’ll accompany Astro as he jumps across high-rise buildings and help him battle a boss!

New Firewall Zero Hour DLC launches 16th October 2018

After recently launching to critical and community acclaim, First Contact Entertainment’s Firewall Zero Hour is a PS VR exclusive team-based multiplayer shooter you just can’t miss. Starting 16th October, you can also enjoy a new DLC pack that unlocks new items and skins to customise your character and weapons for a completely new style of play. Purchase today through the PlayStation Store.

Have you had a chance to play with PlayStation VR yet? Share your favorite experiences on the platform with us in the comments below!

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