The first Playstation was released in 1994.
Followed by Playstation 2 (PS2) in 2000.
The Playstation 3 (PS3) in 2006.
And the Playstation 4 (ps4) in 2013.
1 WOW! that's a huge number.
Sony sold more than one million PS4 on the first day.
2 Seriously! No Kidding.
The playstation was the first gaming console to sell over 102.49 million units.Thats more than Xbox , Game Cube and NIntendo 64 combined.
3 Achieve Great Heights With PS2.
The more games you played on your PlayStation 2 the more glowing towers were added to the console’s startup screen and the longer you played, the higher those towers climbed.
4 HOW is that Even Possible?
PS2 Memory Card was 8MB which is a laughably small amount of data today.
5 A lot in a LOT.
The Playstation 2 has sold over 157 million units, making it the best selling videogame machine in history.
At University of Alabama where a group of scientists wired a cluster of PlayStation 3s together into a super-console capable of running high-end simulations to test a black hole’s rotational speed.
7 Huge Earnings.
Most popular games for each PlayStation system:
Gran Turismo :(PlayStation, 10.85 million copies sold)
Grand Theft Auto San Andreas: (PlayStation 2, 17.33 million)
Grand Turismo 5: (PlayStation 3, 10.66 million)
8 Name Changer?
In 2002 a man originally called Dan Holmes so loved Sony’s latest console that he decided it was high time he changed his name to Playstation 2.
9 Is PS2 a WEAPON?
In late 2000 reports emerged that Saddam Hussein and Iraq were stockpiling thousands of PS2 consoles looking to modify the machines into military weapons.