Sony has announced that the PlayStation VR headset will be launching this October for $399.

Arriving in two versions, gamers can purchase the basic Core Version for $399, or a limited edition Launch Bundle for $499. The latter features the headset and associated cables, stereo headphones, a copy of PlayStation VR Worlds demo disc, a PlayStation camera, and 2 PlayStation Move controllers.

The Core Version will just contain the headset, cables, headphones and demo disc. However, you will have to buy a separate PlayStation Camera ($59) in order to properly use the VR headset. This core version of PSVR will not contain the PlayStation Move controllers either, but it does feature DualShock 4 support for its titles.

Another key announcement was that Sony expects over 50 games to be available on the console’s VR headset between the October launch date and the end of 2016. One of the more prominent titles that was mentioned was a PlayStation VR version of Star Wars: Battlefront. The confirmed line up of launch games include Rigs: Mechanized Combat League, Tumble VR, Until Dawn: Rush of Blood, PlayStation VR Worlds and PlayRoom VR.

In addition to regular VR content, Sony’s headset also supports standard PS4 games, and other forms of media through a special Cinematic mode. Allowing players to view their content at 3 different zoom options. There was no official confirmation as to whether the headset supports 3D movies in the cinematic mode, but it’s not to far-fetched to believe it will.

With over 50 titles coming this year, there is an ever-growing list of reasons why gamers should believe in the future of PlayStation VR. Sony’s headset will be available in both a Core Version and Launch Bundle this October, with pre-orders starting March 22. In the meantime you can head over to the official website for a full breakdown of the technical specs of the headset.

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