Fans of the popular kids show from the 90’s will be able to get a virtual reality experience of The Power Rangers due to a partnership between Qualcomm and Lionsgate Entertainment.
Power Rangers debuts in theaters at the end of March 2017.
“Lionsgate is at the forefront of innovative and immersive storytelling backed by a rich portfolio of premium content,” said Mike Finley, senior vice president and president, North America and Australia, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. “We’re happy to be working with Lionsgate to create an exciting virtual reality experience for Power Rangers fans through the technologies we’ve implemented on Snapdragon 835.”
“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.”
The Power Rangers VR Experience will be debuting at Qualcomm’s CES booth on January 4th as well as seeing the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor which will be featured in many of the upcoming smartphones of 2017.