Sony continues to abandon various industry fairs due to further developments in the Coronavirus. After retiring from PAX East, the Japanese company has confirmed its non-participation in the annual developer conference: the GDC 2020.

SonyThe reasons behind this announcement are the same for the PAX East: to safeguard the health and safety of its staff given the daily and uncertain changes on the situation.

To announce his retirement was also Facebook. Mark Zuckerberg's company would participate in the fair with conferences dedicated toOculus Rift.