Sony Pictures Virtual Reality (SPVR), MWM Immersive (MWMi), and Tequila Works has announced that “Groundhog Day: Like Father Like Son,” a virtual reality narrative adventure that takes place in the world of the film “Groundhog Day,” will launch on September 17, 2019. The game will be available globally on PlayStation VR, Oculus Rift, and HTC Vive for £24.99 / $29.99 / €29.99.
In “Groundhog Day: Like Father Like Son” players assume the role of Phil Connors Jr., the son of Phil Connors from the iconic film, who returns to Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania only to become trapped in a time loop just as his father once was. Players will solve puzzles and explore the world introduced by the film as they try to break out of this time loop
“Groundhog Day: Like Father Like Son” is available for pre-order from Tuesday, August 20th on the PlayStation Store, Oculus Store, Viveport, and Steam. PlayStation Plus members can pre-order the game at a discounted price of $26.99. For a limited time, pre-orders also include a digital copy of “Groundhog Day” the movie, available after the release of “Groundhog Day: Like Father Like Son” (available only in the US and Canada). In addition, the official soundtrack for the game will also be available digitally on September 17. The original 1993 film is also available now to watch again and again via disc and digital.