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Unreleased Nintendo PlayStation console goes up for auction

Unreleased Nintendo PlayStation console goes up for auction

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Almost 30 years after it was canned, an unreleased games console built together by industry giants Sony and Nintendo has gone up for auction.The Nintendo PlayStation was the result of a secret collaboration between the Japanese tech firms in the early 90s, however the project never entered production and Sony would go on to release their own system in 1994. Nintendo, famous for hit franchises such as Super Mario and The Legend Of Zelda, was the market leader at the time and the introduction of the PlayStation changed the face of the gaming industry. Image: The console comes with all the necessary cables and a controller. Pic: Heritage Auctions All but one of the 200 or so Nintendo PlayStation prototypes were reportedly destroyed after...
Sony confirms new PlayStation 5 console and release date

Sony confirms new PlayStation 5 console and release date

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Sony has announced it plans to launch its new console, the PlayStation 5, at the end of 2020.Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO and president Jim Ryan confirmed the PS5 would be "launching in time for Holiday 2020" in a post on the company's blog page. "These updates may not be a huge surprise, but we wanted to confirm them for our PlayStation fans, as we start to reveal additional details about our vision for the next generation," he wrote."I'd like to thank all PlayStation fans for continuing the journey with us, as we embark on the future of games."The post also gave details about the console's new controller, with Mr Ryan saying that he wanted to "deepen the feeling of immersion" for users. Advertisement ...