Released 23 years ago, selling 102.49 million consoles, & consisting of over 2,500 games worldwide.
After seeing Nintendo rake in the profits by releasing miniature retro consoles of the NES Classic & SNES Classic, Sony has decided to make a miature blast-from-the-past console of their own:
The PlayStation Classic.
Launching in stores at $129.99 on December 3 ($99.99USD), this will be the most expensive “Classic” series console — featuring 20 preloaded PSOne games.
Announced games (so far) include:
- Final Fantasy VII
- Jumping Flash!
- Ridge Racer Type 4
- Tekken 3
- Wild Arms
The console is reported to be 45% smaller than the original PlayStation, will come with two non-Dual Shock replica USB controllers, as well a virtual memory card to save your games, & has an HDMI port for video.
More info: Sony PlayStation Classic