PlayStation Vita’s US and Europe Launch Delayed until 2012

The successor the PSP has been delayed and won’t arrive in North America and Europe until next year. The is very unfortunate as since being revealed as the “Next Generation Portable” or NGP in January and detailed at their E3 2011 press event the Playstation Vita was creating quite a buzz mostly due to it’s specs, featured […]

Console Gaming’s Downfall – Future is up in the Clouds

Console Gaming is on the uptick by some 26% in April 2011 when compared to the same month in April 2010. So says the Analyst NPD in a report released that also indicated that Online Gaming, Social Gaming and Mobile smartphone Gaming were taking a bit out of the Console gamers profitability. Obviously, the Console […]

Nintendo Wii Successor coming in 2012

Nintendo has finally confirmed that a successor to their ultra successful Nintendo Wii gaming console in coming in 2012. It a short statement released yesterday Nintendo declared that the system not only exists but more information will be released at this years Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) to be held in Los Angeles from June 7-9. The rumor mill has switched from predicting when […]

Microsoft Kinect – fastest-selling consumer electronics device

The Guinness World Records 2011 Gamer’s Edition is reporting that the recently launched Microsoft Kinect is now the record holder for fastest-selling consumer electronics device. It’s 10 million since launch surpasses the previous record holder the Apple iPad, launched earlier in 2010. Guinness World Records said that Microsoft sold eight million devices between 4 November last year and 3 […]

10 Years of the Playstation 2

The Playstation 2 is the best selling video game console of all time. Ever since its arrival on the 5ith of March 2000 it has been a powerhouse in the gaming world and to this day 10 years after it’s release sales remain strong and new games are still being developed for the system. The Playstation is truly a revolutionary system that spearheaded countless innovations while building the achievements of the first Playstation and laying the foundation for the Playstation 3.

When the Playstation 2 was released I was in high school and a Nintendo fanboy to the core. Before the days of going online and having knowledge of the latest and greatest happenings in the video game industry me and my friends had to rely on video game magazines to stay up to date with what was going on. I remember clearly the buzz that surrounded the Playstation 2 launch and how breathtakingly awesome the graphics were to me back then. It’s hard to believe that 10 years has gone by already especially when you look back at all that has happened in the industry over that decade. Happy 10th birthday to the Sony PlayStation 2! Read more about 10 Years of the Playstation 2