A history of videogame hardware: Sony PlayStation

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Never underestimate the force of revenge. Without it, Sony’s PlayStation would never have made it from designer Ken Kutaragi’s wild imagination into 102 million homes around the world. Neither would games have popped into 3D with the forceful brilliance facilitated by Sony’s debut without that most ancient of creative incentives: a business vendetta. At the… Continue reading

Confident Sony revels in PS4’s lead over Xbox One – but Vita must turn goodwill into sales

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PlayStation Vita is loved by many, but owned by relatively few. While 3DS is a very different proposition, the fact remains that in the handheld space it has outsold Sony’s handheld significantly, and with almost nonchalant ease. So this morning’s PlayStation Breakfast Briefing was an attempt to enliven Vita’s fortunes a little. While the announcements… Continue reading

The Making Of: Wipeout

The Making Of: Wipeout
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How Pygnosis’ iconic racer brought games to a whole new audience.