PlayStation announces new VR2 headset, game 'Horizon: Call of the Mountain'
PlayStation VR2 will use a new virtual reality controller known as the PlayStation VR2 Sense controller. The gaming giant previously released its first PlayStation VR headset for the PlayStation 4 in 2016.Advertisement
Improvements coming to the headset include better visual fidelity and an OLED display.
PlayStation VR2 will also have headset-based controller tracking, new sensory features that utilizes headset feedback and 3D audio, eye tracking and a simple setup process with only a single cable needing to be connected to the PlayStation 5 console.
Sony did not announce a release window for the hardware but introduced a new virtual reality game set in the world of Horizon titled Horizon: Call of the Mountain.
A brief teaser trailer was released for Horizon: Call of the Mountain, which presented a first-person view of a giant, robot dinosaur walking.
Guerrilla Games is developing the title along with Firesprite. Guerrilla Games is also set to release sequel Horizon: Forbidden West for the PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4 on Feb. 18.AdvertisementRead MoreTop 5 most anticipated video games coming in 2022PlayStation's 'God of War' coming to PC on Jan. 14What to watch next: Sign up for UPI's Streaming newsletter