PlayStation VR In-Store Demos Start This Weekend in the US, Expand to Canada on June 24

June 16, 2016 Written by Jason Dunning

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If you want to try out PlayStation VR, Sony has announced that they’ll be offering in-store demos at more than 30 Best Buy and GameStop locations in the United States on June 17 and 18 (tomorrow and Saturday). Then, starting on June 24, the demos will expand to roughly 300 locations across the US and Canada.

According to Sony, you’ll be able to try out PlayStation VR Worlds, EVE: Valkyrie, Headmaster, Battlezone, and SuperHyperCube. GameStop adds that they’re the only place to play The Heist within PlayStation VR Worlds right now, and they’ll have six demo stores this weekend and over 100 from June 24 – 26.

As we get closer to PlayStation VR’s launch on October 13, more games will be added to the in-store demos.

You can learn more about the demo locations for PlayStation VR on GameStop’s and Best Buy’s websites, as well as PlayStation’s website.

Here’s the cities where you’ll be able to test PlayStation VR this weekend in the US:

  • Baltimore MD
  • Boston MA
  • Chicago IL
  • Cincinnati OH
  • Cleveland OH
  • Columbia SC
  • Columbus OH
  • Dallas TX
  • Denver CO
  • Detroit MI
  • Fayetteville AR
  • Ft. Lauderdale FL
  • Grand Rapids MI
  • Hartford CT
  • Houston TX
  • Los Angeles CA
  • Milwaukee WI
  • Minneapolis MN
  • New York NY
  • San Francisco CA
  • Tampa FL
  • Toledo OH
  • Washington D.C.
  • West Palm Beach FL

“The excitement around PS VR has been enormous and once you try it, you’ll understand why,” PlayStation’s John Koller says. “As all of you would expect, it’s our goal at PlayStation to deliver the best and richest VR gaming experiences, and we can’t wait for you to put that headset on and be transported into these worlds.”

Will you be checking out a PlayStation VR demo this month?

[Source: PS Blog]