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  IGN PSX: Cheats, Previews, Reviews, Trailers and Screenshots for PlayStation Games
EDITOR'S CHOICE: The best of the best from the staff.
Check out what the PlayStation version of the 2D shooter looks like.
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  Playstation 3 News - Sony Playstation3 (PS3)
Sony has dropped the price of the Playstation 2 to $129.99 in an effort to increase sales leading up to the release of the Playstation 3 and beyond.
If Sony's aspirations succeed, then the Playstation 3 will not be a pure video game console, but rather measure the amount of milk left in the fridge, record TV programs to hard-disk, automatically download new software, perform Tera-flop operations and a variety of other things.
Rumors are making rounds that the PS3 will be sold in two versions, one that is the do-all Playstation 3 version with all the bells and whistles (perhaps including laying golden eggs as well?) and one that is, yikes(!), just a pure video game console.
www.psreporter.com /playstation_3_news.html   (1430 words)

  
  PlayStation - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The PlayStation was launched in Japan on December 3, 1994, the USA on September 9, 1995 and Europe on September 29, 1995.
The next generation of the PlayStation is known as PlayStation 3, or PS3, and due to be launched in November 2006 for North America and Japan, March 2007 in Europe.
To celebrate the ten-year anniversary of the Playstation in 2005, Sony Italy released an advertisement portraying a young man wearing a crown of thorns (the thorns being made of triangle, square, circle and x symbols, the labels on the buttons of Playstation controllers), on his head.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/PlayStation   (2952 words)

  
 Sony Playstation (History, Specs, Pictures)
After the release of the SNES in 1991, Nintendo started thinking of developing a CD-ROM version of their console because of the medium's advantages and in order to compete with rivals (Sega and NEC) who were all heading down this path.
The Playstation was released in 1994 and enjoyed great success, mainly because of the company's strong financial back enabling it to market the PS widely and its ability to get hundreds of developers to license games for the console.
Playstation sales figures were concrete proof that Sega and Nintendo had to be on their guards and start worrying about their latest and most dangerous competitor.
www.cyberiapc.com /vgg/sony_ps.htm   (321 words)

  
 History of Computing: Videogames - Sony PlayStation   (Site not responding. Last check: )
This device, to be called the Playstation, was a CD-ROM peripheral for the Super Famicom much like the Sega CD was for the Megadrive and Genesis.
At that point, it was not just business, it was a matter of honor and ever since, Sony has tried to do their best to beat Nintendo at what was originally their own game.
Unlike previous systems, the PlayStation was developed with 3D gaming in mind and was capable of rendering very detailed immersive environments in which the player could navigate and explore.
www.thocp.net /software/games/consoles/sony/sony_playstation.htm   (427 words)

  
 Playstation
The PlayStation is a video game console produced by Sony in the 1990s; it was launched in Japan on December 3, 1994 and in the USA on September 9, 1995.
The original PlayStation was often been abbreviated as the PSX, until 2003 when the Playstation Extreme was introduced.
It is more expensive than the original PlayStation, coloured fl instead of the usual grey, and most importantly, came with tools and instructions that allowed a user to be able to program PlayStation games and applications without the need for a full developers suite (which could cost many times the amount of a PlayStation).
www.megalong.com /games/platform.asp?pid=4   (443 words)

  
 IGN: IGN's Official PlayStation 3 FAQ
Of course we won't have every last detail until the impressive new console is actually in our hands, but a good number of the hardware specs have already been finalized.
Sony officially revealed the PlayStation 3 at the Electronic Entertainment Expo during its press conference on May 16th, 2005.
The system and a prototype controller were shown along with various tech demos and game trailers, though most of the trailers were CG "approximations" of what developers were aiming their gameplay experiences to be like.
ps3.ign.com /articles/636/636848p1.html   (685 words)

  
 Amazon.co.uk: PlayStation 9002 Series: PC & Video Games: Peripheral Psx   (Site not responding. Last check: )
For anyone who's never see/held/played on the original Playstation (no doubt their are people, thats why i'm writing the review), its approx the size of 2 and half DVD cases together, and the thickness of a good sized novel/book.
The Playstation 1 was truly one of those consoles, which everybody wanted as they thought that it was going to be the future in 3D Technology.
This console is a masterpiece, far beter than anything of it's time.To this day the playstation is the world's most popular console even with the playstation 2, dreamcast and the nintendo 64.
www.amazon.co.uk /Sony-PlayStation-9002-Series/dp/B00004SQNM   (1407 words)

  
 Playstation - Associated Content   (Site not responding. Last check: )
After demostrating the PlayStation 3 for myself I have concluded that this system is over priced due to having numerous features that the user can care less about.
The Playstation 3 and the Nintendo Wii have some similarities but the differences are big.
The only downside is that the PlayStation 3 could change from now to the release next year.
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 PlayStation
The PlayStation was a nice stopgap in between the Super NES and N64 for me, because I got a chance to play what turned out to be two of my all-time favorite games, the Twisted Metal series and the original Need for Speed, quite a bit with my friends.
Besides, the PlayStation was always like the unwanted stepchild in my video game family.
Yes, the PlayStation did give me Twisted Metal 2, which is a game I'm sure will be forever an all-time favorite, and the Need For Speed series.
www.pennoaks.net /archive64/My_Game_Library/PlayStation.htm   (837 words)

  
 David Braben Interview   (Site not responding. Last check: )
DB: That's a difficult one, the Playstation has a lot of libraries, it has excellent hardware.
Some people think, "a Playstation game *shall be* arcade", or "*shall be* something else".
When we were trying to sell "Elite" it was rejected for being too different, it wasn't "Space Invaders" and there wasn't a "goal".
www.angusm.demon.co.uk /db.html   (360 words)

  
 Engadget Search   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Perhaps it's more than a bit premature, but Amazon Japan has the PlayStation 3 listed up on their website at least year or two before it's supposed to be actually for sale.
We're gonna go out on a limb and say that this is totally and completely wrong (or that somebody relied a little too heavily on Babelfish to do their dirty work), but the Kyodo News service is apparently reporting that Sony will have the...
Maybe it was the PlayStation 2's recent difficulties in playing old (and even new) games...
www.engadget.com /search/?q=playstation   (792 words)

  
 mini-itx.com - projects - mediabox
Then, the good ol' Dremel (there really ought to be a law stating that everyone should own one) went to work.
After I had filed out about 50 grams of excess plastic that Sony for some odd reason placed in every thinkable position inside the cover and base I could start fitting the hardware.
The harddrive LED is used by the power indicator in the Playstation chassis though.
www.mini-itx.com /projects/playstationpc   (665 words)

  
 Stories Tagged 'playstation' » Netscape.com
News – Sony will release its PlayStation 3 Eye camera for the Playstation this summer in Europe, and possibly with it will be released with the karaoke title SingStar.
Gadgets and Tech – The PlayStation 3 is a video game console created by Sony Corp. Aside from playing games, it also offers an option to install other operating systems such as Linux.
Video Games – Sony has discontinued their 20 GB hard drive Playstation 3 so that they work on a more popular model with a larger hard drive.
www.netscape.com /tag/playstation   (891 words)

  
 Sony Playstation Systems at MSN Shopping
Mortal Kombat: Armageddon is thus a hostile homage to its frenzied fans, a love letter of sorts that tears away the heart-tugging sentiment for the still-beating heart.
The long-term goal of the game is to increase the wealth and status of the player's character, an ex-con who is a regular participant in the criminal brawling circuit.
Taking place three years after the PlayStation hit, Dirge of Cerberus focuses on Valentine's vendetta against an underground assault team known as the Deep Ground Soldiers, who have been terrorizing the recovering city of Midgar from its darkest depths.
shopping.msn.com /results/shp/?bCatId=7388   (2317 words)

  
 Playstation - Kotaku
The "Father of PlayStation" is retiring today from his position at PlayStation, but will still serve as Honorary Chairman of SCEI.
The "Guide to All Things Playstation" which has everything from Guiness World Book of Records-esque factoids about why a wombat almost became Sony's mascot, to more useful information like every US game ever released for the Playstation, is now available at Lulu as a pdf download for freebies!
Masaya Matsuura, creator of the PlayStation rhythm hit PaRappa the Rapper, says the industry should stop focusing on "X-rated" violent fare to attract new gamers to the medium, according to a report from Gamespot.
www.kotaku.com /gaming/playstation   (1931 words)

  
 Amazon.com: PlayStation System With Dual Shock: Video Games   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Each PlayStation disc has the capacity to store up to 650 MB of data--significantly more information than can be stored on cartridge-based games.
The Playstation One is a smaller version of the same unit - portable and soon to come out with a portable LCD screen.
We've had a Playstation since it first came out, and for racing and sports games it is incredible.
www.amazon.com /PlayStation-System-With-Dual-Shock/dp/B00000PLUW   (1851 words)

  
 Sony PlayStation 2 (slim form factor) Reviews. Video Game Consoles Reviews by CNET.
The Sony PlayStation 2 remains the best-selling video game console of all time, with more than 70 million units sold worldwide since its autumn 2000 debut.
But with the PlayStation 3 not expected to hit store shelves until sometime in 2006, Sony has given its venerable cash cow a makeover.
The new PlayStation 2 is smaller and lighter than a hardcover book and bundles a few extra features that on the original PS2 required bulky hardware upgrades.
reviews.cnet.com /Sony_PlayStation_2_slim_form_factor/4505-6464_7-31125412.html   (918 words)

  
 Category:PlayStation - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This category concerns all things related to the Sony PlayStation series.
There are 7 subcategories shown below (more may be shown on subsequent pages).
This page was last modified 16:38, 7 August 2006.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Category:PlayStation   (74 words)

  
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If you have any problems with your playstation, or its games, contact our live help service for a quick answer to your question.
Your mission is to infiltrate a plant in the Soviet republic to rescue an American CIA agent.
PlayStation gamers can at last step back in time and experience two of the greatest Role Playing Adventures ever made: Final Fantasy 4 and Chrono Trigger.
www.absolute-playstation.com /playstation.php   (757 words)

  
 Playstation - Gizmodo   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Plus, now with PlayStation Home coming soon, you're going to be doing even more text messaging on your PS3.
Well, seeing as the diodes were the reason for the PS3 shortages this fall (and contributed to both the PlayStation's and Blu-ray players' high prices), this huge windfall of diodes could mean lowered prices for all Blu-ray related items.
Tomorrow Sony's releasing an update that both increases folding performance (nice) and improves the user location display map so you can see where you and others are doing their folding.
gizmodo.com /gadgets/playstation   (2348 words)

  
 Sony PlayStation 2 Reviews. Video Game Consoles Reviews by CNET.
With a year's head start on Microsoft's Xbox and Nintendo's GameCube, the PS2 platform has one big advantage over the competition: a greater selection of quality games, though the gap is quickly narrowing, particularly with the Xbox.
The PlayStation 2 can stand on its side or lie flat to fit any space.
The PlayStation 2, like every other console, has a composite A/V cord in the box, which you use to connect the console to your TV.
reviews.cnet.com /Sony_PlayStation_2/4505-6464_7-30012264.html   (953 words)

  
 Welcome to Playstation Gamer
Browse around to enjoy all the new sections that Playstation Gamer has brought to you.
Weekly Playstation Gamer 2 will be updated with new news, reviews, and previews.
Check out Playstation 2 Gamer's News section to learn more about this new and exciting sequel.
www.angelfire.com /ny3/playstationgamer   (151 words)

  
 iTWire - PlayStation
As it prepares for the release of its new PlayStation 3 console, Sony has slashed the price of its PS2 model to just $129 in order to keep sales ticking over.
Sony is to unveil the latest technological marvel of the games console era, the PlayStation 3 at the Mecca of games shows, the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), which kicks on Wednesday 10 May in Los Angeles.
In what could be a telling moment in the high definition format war, a high level executive from a major movie studio has publicly come out in favour of the HD DVD format, developed by Toshiba and backed by Microsoft.
www.itwire.com.au /component/option,com_tag/tag,PlayStation   (610 words)

  
 QJ.NET - QuickJump Home - PlayStation Portable News - PSP Updates
This would mean that you can bypass the three basic annoyances many of us would have with the PlayStation Store once OE-B is complete: having to own a PS3, waiting for Sony's PS1 releases, and paying for them.
Presumably the one big disappointment with Sony's FW 3.0 PSOne emulator is that you need a PS3 to download the game files to begin with, and those aren't exactly a dime a dozen.
PSX-P creator">Yoshihiro, as promised, has released the second version of his PS1 emulator, PSX-P. The first release brought a lot of controversy as it "resembled" PacManFan's PSX emulator (beta) that was released previous to the first PSX-P release.
pspupdates.qj.net /category/PlayStation/cid/761   (2900 words)

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