Sony Retires PlayStation 2 In Japan After Selling 150 Million Worldwide
The PS2 is one of the most storied consoles in history. It has managed to last an astounding 12 years, even lasting several years beyond the introduction of the PlayStation 3. Globally, over 150 million PS2 consoles were purchased, making it the best selling console in history. It's likely that the end of the console's life in Japan means that life elsewhere is about to end. Generally, Sony's moves in its homeland signals changes to come in regions throughout the world.
So, as 2012 draws to a close, what are some of your fondest PS2 memories?