Mayor asks Sony to reconsider pulling out of PAX in Boston

Ruben Fields
February 26, 2020

A few days ago, Sony Interactive Entertainment announced that it would cancel its attendance to PAX East in Boston due to the Coronavirus outbreak.

Here are his words: "These fears reinforce the stereotypes that generations of Asians have fought for dismantle". "They unleash our worst impulses: see entire groups of people with suspicion, close us and lose the opportunities and connections our global city offers. Boston is united in our efforts to dispel these harmful and misguided fears".

Walsh specifically urged PlayStation to play a role in pushing back against these fears.

"As a big, worldwide firm, you've got a possibility to set a great instance", Walsh wrote. "As a leader in gaming and culture, you can demonstrate that you believe in connections, not in isolation ". That resident, a man in his 20s who attends the University of MA and returned from recent trip to Wuhan, the Chinese city at the center of the outbreak, has since been kept in isolation in his home where he is now recovering. That resident, a person in his 20s who attends the College of MA and returned from latest journey to Wuhan, the Chinese language metropolis on the heart of the outbreak, has since been stored in isolation in his house the place he's at the moment recovering.

Mayor Martin J. Walsh is asking Sony to reconsider pulling out of the Pax East convention scheduled for next week in Boston.

As of February 23, COVID-19 has killed approximately 2,442 people in China's mainland, with a total of 76,936 reported infections, according to Aljazeera.

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The company also pulled out of San Francisco's Game Developers Conference this week, alongside Oculus owner Facebook.

The company said that its decision to withdraw attendance was the "safest option" that it has "as the situation is changing daily". It added that while it is disappointed about this, it has to put the "health and safety of our global workforce" in top priority. "We glance ahead to collaborating in GDC sooner or later".

As part of its PAX East 2020 showcase, Sony was set to present new gameplay footage from its highly anticipated, first-party exclusive The Last of Us Part II in addition to shining the spotlight on other titles too.

Joseph Knoop is a author/producer for IGN.

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