"PlayStation 2" Posts

Fan-Favorite PS2 Games Launching on PS4 Tomorrow

Posted by Shuhei Yoshida on Dec 04, 2015

Hello everyone. As we continue our celebration of the PlayStation 20th anniversary, we want to take a look back at the heritage that helped propel us to the brand that we are today. PlayStation 2 holds a special place in the hearts of many gamers who have fond memories of playing some of the biggest franchises in gaming.

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20 Years Ago Today…

Posted by Shawn Layden on Sep 09, 2015

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Where were you 20 years ago?

I was in Tokyo, already enjoying my PlayStation as it had launched over nine months earlier in Japan, December 3, 1994, and I am sure I was still chasing the final black racer in Ridge well into 1995. By the time the PlayStation launched in North America on 9/9/95, I was splitting my time between Tekken and Battle Arena Toshinden and trying to get a US copy of ESPN Street Games (incidentally, the first game I worked on at SCEI to localize for the Japanese market.)

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EyeToy, Innovation and Beyond

Posted by Richard Marks on Nov 03, 2010

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Hi everyone – it’s hard to believe it’s been 10 years since the PlayStation 2 launched and 11 years since I first started here at Sony Computer Entertainment America. Over the last decade, I’ve had the privilege of working on some of PlayStation’s latest and greatest – the EyeToy being one of my first big […]

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Celebrating Ten Years of PlayStation 2

Posted by Jack Tretton on Oct 26, 2010

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It has been a busy few months here at PlayStation headquarters. We’ve just recently celebrated 15 incredible years as a leading innovator in the consumer entertainment space, launched a groundbreaking new product called the PlayStation Move, and we’re closing in on a truly remarkable year for PS3. While we can probably spend a whole blog […]

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PlayStation 2 Will Be Available for Under $100

Posted by John Koller on Mar 31, 2009

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Hi everyone, the last time you heard from me, I talked about the huge milestone that PlayStation 2 achieved – reaching 50 million units sold in North America. Today I’m excited to talk about another milestone in PlayStation 2’s lifespan. For the first time ever, PlayStation 2 will be offered at a price point under […]

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PS2 Sells Over 50 Million Units in North America, Breaks Console Sales Record

Posted by John Koller on Jan 15, 2009

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Hi PlayStation fans! It’s great to kick start the year with some exciting news. I’m thrilled to share that we’ve hit a remarkable milestone on the PlayStation 2. In December, PS2 officially broke the record as the first video game console in history to sell over 50 million units in North America. This is a […]

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Help Save Gotham! Limited Edition PlayStation 2 LEGO Batman Bundle on Shelves Today!

Posted by Kristin Neirinckx on Sep 23, 2008

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Hi everyone! I just wanted to let you know that the limited-edition LEGO Batman: The Videogame PlayStation 2 bundle is now available at retail. You can find it at all major retailers for $149.99 (MSRP). We are excited to team up with fun, exciting partners such as LEGO Batman and Justice League to offer a […]

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Posted by Mark Danks on Jun 06, 2008

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The games industry is always on the look-out for new, talented engineers and programmers who understand how the hardware works under the hood. However, it isn’t possible to buy a PlayStation development kit at your local computer store and development for the PlayStation has remained a mystery, even to very interested individuals. It gives me […]

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