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Sony Ends Amazing PSVR Trial

By December 4, 2017March 24th, 2020News
PSVR Skyrim Bundle

PSVR Skyrim Bundle

We just have to commend Sony on the brilliance of this.  For those unfamiliar, Sony recently launched (and ended) a program whereby you could get a PSVR headset for free along with Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim so you can try it out in the comfort of your own home.  If you keep it past the trial period, your credit card gets billed a discounted $299 USD for the bundle.

While they only had 1,400 kits to distribute this way, we’re hoping it was a successful test marketing case.  Think about it.  You get more than a PSVR kit, you also get Skyrim which seemingly borders on being a lifetime commitment of going level to level and skill to skill.  As long as the content is good enough, it makes for a difficult package to send back – especially with a heavily discounted $299 price tag.

Mind you, the price in itself is a double edged sword.  Will people be keeping their PSVR because they are convinced it’s an awesome system?  Or is it because the bundle is discounted $150 (from $450) and they would have bought it even if it wasn’t taken out of the box?

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