Sony PlayStation joins GR/VR event on 24th January

IMG_20180124_182953Sony Interactive Entertainment PlayStation developer relations will be attending and speaking at the Game Republic GR/VR event on 24th January at Sheffield Hallam University’s new STEM Centre.

GR/VR is a virtual reality-focused event just for Game Republic members, and includes special talks and discussions from the cutting edge of VR/AR/MR development.

As well as Sony Computer Entertainment, GR/VR will also feature Simon Barratt from Cooperative Innovations who will talk about their cutting-edge VR projects, Jed Ashforth from Realised Realities discussing the development of games in VR, Francesca Walker from Creative Europe will giving more info on their fund for games and VISR VR will be talking about their mixed reality work with Google and Microsoft.

This first Game Republic event of 2018 will also feature a VR showcase from Sheffield Hallam University and other games developers from the network, followed by networking and drinks.

UPDATE: Photos from the event included, with some of the talks and VR demos.

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