VRX Partners With SONY for The Emoji Movie VR Experience
Los Angeles, April 10, 2017 – VRX networks in collaboration with Sony Pictures Animation is excited to the announce The Emoji Movie: Virtual Reality Experience. The game unlocks the never-before-seen secret world inside your smartphone. Hidden within the messaging app is Textopolis, a bustling city where all your favorite emojis live, hoping to be selected by the phone's user. Players embark on an epic "app-venture" through Textopolis, as one of three Emoji characters. As players strive to avoid the menacing AV Bots they will learn how to better express themselves with the help of Hi-5, Gene and Jailbreak. Once they've mastered their ability to self express, players will be ready to overcome the climactic final challenge with the help of their new Emoji friends.
Kristine Belson, President of Sony Pictures Animation, commented, "Over six billion emojis are texted every day, and emojis have become a universal language that transcends age and culture. The power of emojis is that they allow you to express yourself in a fast and very fun way, and that is what our movie is about: self expression. We are very lucky to have some of the smartest and funniest actors today bringing their unique voices.” The VR game features the voices of James Corden as Hi-5, TJ Miller as Gene and Anna Farris as Jail Break.