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Sony stormed the shores of France last week with their eyes set firmly on Paris Games Week’s centre stage. The company ignited the hearts of the Paris Expo Porte de Versailles crowd with a hearty press conference full of exciting games and an arsenal of mind-blowing tech. Amid a flurry of new announcements came the one long breath everyone was expecting: PlayStation VR. Head of Sony Computer Entertainment's Worldwide Studios, Shuhei Yoshida, took to the stage to sing his praises for the company’s maiden virtual reality venture. A punchy fifteen minute presentation saw Yoshida and co. unleash a bounty’s worth of new titles – old and new – coming directly to PSVR. We learnt that Robinson: The Journey, Battlezone, The London Heist, The Walk, Megaton Rainfall, Gran Turismo Sport, Heavensward: Final Fantasy XIV, The Rush of Blood and Tekken 7 will all be gracing the new platform in 2016. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FYlG3I7cHp8 Gameplay-wise, however, the focal point of this short