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PlayStation Experience 2017 Panel Lineup

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Sony’s annual PlayStation Experience will take place next weekend, December 8-10 in Anaheim, California. You’ll be able to tune in live at the PlayStation website, Twitch, YouTube, and Facebook beginning at 8 pm Pacific/11 pm Eastern on Friday.

Most of Sony’s biggest announcements took place during E3 and Paris Games Week, but they are promising some ‘special announcements’ on Friday night.

Panels start up on Saturday. The full panel lineup of the PlayStation Experience is detailed below.

PlayStation VR Game Panel

11:00am Saturday, December 9
Experience a candid conversation between two legends as they discuss developing their new PS VR title and lessons from VR development.

Media Molecule Presents Dreams

12:30pm Saturday, December 9
Join Media Molecule studio directors Siobhan Reddy, Mark Healey, and Alex Evans alongside a very special guest to take an in-depth look at the development of Dreams during their exclusive Saturday panel at 12:30pm.

IGN Ranks the Top 10 PlayStation Games of all Time

2:00pm Saturday, December 9
IGN’s Podcast Beyond crew figures out the 10 best PlayStation games ever.

Ghost of Tsushima: From Concept to Reveal

3:30pm Saturday, December 
Nate Fox (Creative Director), Jason Connell (Creative/Art Director), Billy Harper (Animation Director), Ryuhei Katami (Associate Producer, Sony Interactive Entertainment) and moderator Brian Altano (IGN) discuss how Sucker Punch approached making the debut trailer and what inspired them to make this game.

Uncharted 10th Anniversary Celebration

5:00pm Saturday, December 9
Nolan North, Emily Rose, Richard McGonagle, Claudia Black, Laura Bailey, Troy Baker, Graham McTavish, and Robin-Atkin Downes reflect on the series and share their memories with guest moderator Greg Miller (Kinda Funny).

The Last of Us Part II: Meet the Cast

6:30pm Saturday, December 9
Naughty Dog and the cast of The Last of Us Part II discuss the making of the cutscene teaser trailer that was revealed at Paris Games Week. Director and writer, Neil Druckmann, co-writer Halley Gross, and key members of the game’s cast discuss the writing process, casting, performance capture, and more.

 

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