Qualcomm and Lionsgate have unveiled a new Power Rangers VR experience to debut at the 2017 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.
The VR experience is timed to tie in with the release of the Power Rangers movie to be in 2017.
Lionsgate announced plans for an immersive centre in China in July which is likely to feature VR experiences. There are plans to take the cutting-edge VR experience based on Lionsgate’s Saban’s Power Rangers internationally, including China.
“We’re delighted to team with Qualcomm Technologies on a virtual reality experience that will bring fans closer to the action of Saban’s Power Rangers as they prepare for the film to arrive on the big screen, ” said Paula Kupfer, senior vice president, global partnerships and promotions, Lionsgate. “Qualcomm Technologies’ cutting-edge VR technology provides a platform for a compelling Power Rangers experience and represents a major evolution in the fidelity and immersion made possible through mobile VR.”
This is the latest in a series of VR experience announcements from major studios.