Yup that’s right. The PS2 turned 10 today in the USA.
We’ve had great gaming memories together ‘ol buddy, we’ll never forget you.
The PS2 launched in America on Thursday, October 26, 2000. If you’re feeling nostalgic, here is the launch footage of the PS2:
PS2’s 10 Year Life Cycle Makes Sense Now – Here’s Why
IGN reports that the PS2 launched with 29 games
Armored Core 2
Dynasty Warriors 2
ESPN International Track and Field
ESPN X-Games Snowboarding
Gun Griffon Blaze
(Working Designs, Action)
Madden NFL 2001
Q-Ball Billiards Master
(Take-Two Interactive, Simulation)
Ready 2 Rumble Boxing: Round 2
Ridge Racer V
Street Fighter EX3
(Paradise Golf in Japan) (EA, Sports)
Tag Tournament (Namco, fighting)
(Eidos, First-Person Shooter)
(Infogrames, First-Person Shooter)
Wild Wild Racing
The PS2 turned 10 earlier this March in Japan. The EU anniversary is next month.