A full 18 years after its launch and 6 years after the manufacturing of new consoles ceased, Sony’s PlayStation 2 has officially been retired.
Since 1994, when the original PlayStation first debuted in Japan, over 500 million units of PlayStation consoles have been sold around the world.
Sony has made a decision to discontinue selling games in PSP format on PlayStation Store. The company has also halted production of PlayStation Vita TV in Japan due to weak demand; citing strong demand for the Vita and PS4 as the main causes for the Vita TV’s decline in the Japanese market. These consoles will […]
fter being reported back in November 2015, Sony have now begun PS4’s PS2 backwards compatibility program. A current total of eight of the PS2’s most fan-loved games hit the PS4 on Saturday 5th December.
Sony is set to expand the Playstation 4’s backwards compatibility all the way back to the PS2 generation, significantly expanding the range of games.