PlayStation has announced that it’s withdrawing from appearing at PAX East due to concerns surrounding COVID-19 (also known as coronavirus). Games playable at the PlayStation booth was originally set to include The Last of Us Part II, Final Fantasy VII Remake, Persona 5 Royal, Iron Man VR, and more.
You can see PlayStation's full statement surrounding its decision below as posted on PlayStation Blog.
"Today, Sony Interactive Entertainment made the decision to cancel its participation at PAX East in Boston this year due to increasing concerns related to COVID-19 (also known as “novel coronavirus”). We felt this was the safest option as the situation is changing daily. We are disappointed to cancel our participation in this event, but the health and safety of our global workforce is our highest concern."