PlayStation is 15!

Happy birthday PlayStation! From Tomshardware.com the original PlayStation appeared in North American stores around this time 15 years ago. I’ve been a gamer all my life, though admittedly I started at the dawn of the Nintendo age with the original NES. But still, I feel old as the original PlayStation appeared in North American stores around this time 15 years ago. (As a side note, the Dreamcast just passed its 11th birthday.) It was this week in 1995 that Sony started on its quest for dominance of the video game industry – something that it would have for a decade. “When you look in the rear-view mirror at what was happening in 1995 you see that the video game industry was an entirely different animal. Cartridges were still the preferred medium, and the market was a modest $2.6 billion in sales revenue annually. Many critics thought that a disc-based console...