Sony announced the pricing for PlayStation VR at GDC yesterday. The much awaited virtual reality headset is priced at an appealing price of $399, Sony revealed.
At the PlayStation VR panel during the event, Sony also announced that Star Wars: Battlefront VR will release exclusively for the PlayStation VR.
Star Wars: Battlefront VR will be one of the main AAA games which will be coming to the VR platform initially. Sony partnered with DICE and Lucasfilms to develop the VR version of the game.
Sony CEO Andrew House said, “We’ll have more news about this in the months ahead. For those asking if VR will see AAA games and titles, I think the answer is yes,” as he concluded his presentation at the event.
The PlayStation VR is the cheapest high end VR console till date, compared to Oculus Rift which is priced at $599 and HTC Vive at $799. PlayStation VR is scheduled to launch in October this year.