Playstation mania!

March 12, 2007 at 3:43 pm 16 comments

The PLAYSTATION – it’s every gamer’s dream back in the 90’s (1994 to be exact). It was the birth to 3d graphics and the use of CD-Rs which were both new to ever person. This obliterated the regime of Nintendo and the enemy of the gaming market, Sega Dreamcast.

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This successful machine had a successful launch with almost all types of games, including Twisted mental, Warhawk, Ridge Racer, and many more. The machine was widely accepted by the market and continuously was supported by numerous gaming companies such as Konami (Metal Gear Solid franchise), Activision (Vigilante 8 and Tenchu), Namco (Ace Combat and Tekken), Squaresoft (Final Fantasy series), and MANY MORE! Up to now, because of the success of the PlayStation brand, it has expanded its name to better products (PS2, PSP, and PS3).

So, how was your PlayStation experience? What classic games did you play? Share your insights! Comment below.

Here’s a playstation commercial. Crash Bandicoot v.s. Parappa the Rapper. It’s in Jap tho, haha! Look at the guy in the middle, he’s wearing a Playstation machine on his head!

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Captain Planet: Pollution 0 It’s Parappa the Rapper time!

16 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Vanni  |  March 12, 2007 at 4:19 pm

    oh, the classic game console that started games on a cd. yes, it required a lot of loading compared to nintendo but the graphics and gameplay was awesome! plenty of gamers chose the playstation over the nintedno 64 not only becuase of the gameplay but also the cheap fake games you could buy. nintendto did not have any fake games coz it used a cartridge which was hard and expensive to pirate.

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  • 2. Hanna  |  March 12, 2007 at 7:06 pm

    Parappa and Crash Bandicoot were my favorite games! Even if I’m a girl, I’ve finished both games *yabang, yabang*. LOL.

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  • 3. Justine  |  March 12, 2007 at 8:37 pm

    I used to be so addicted to Bomber Man, Crash Bandicoot & Dance Dance Revolution (w/ matching dance mat)

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  • 4. Sam  |  March 13, 2007 at 12:05 am

    Wow! i learned something new! And now there’s ps 2, ps 3 and even that mini ps

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  • 5. kidswereus  |  March 13, 2007 at 12:28 am

    Caratiara! OMG. I am a die-hard fan of Twisted Metal. My PS1 went berserk because I couldn’t stop playing! I’m disappointed though that they didn’t come up with TM in PS2 or PS3.

    Any game that involves cars I really liked! I played Gran Turismo, Circuit Breakers, 3Xtreme Games (there’s roller blading, cycling, and skateboarding races there where you can hit your opponents) and Crash Bandicoot (the racing).

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  • 6. kidswereus  |  March 13, 2007 at 12:31 am

    And…! Tekken 3. I played that game for hours and hours that I got blisters on my hands. I didn’t like Streetfighter for PS1 though. I liked playing Streetfighter in the family computer (diba meron sila dati??)

    You know what else was fun? Dance dance revolution (wink, wink to caratiara)

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  • 7. Kevin  |  March 13, 2007 at 3:56 pm

    Tekken! yeah! haha did you guys remember Pepsi man? haha the guy running and you’d have to avoid the stuff in the way? haha fun fun fun

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  • 8. caratiara  |  March 13, 2007 at 10:56 pm

    yeah, kidswereus! How about Mario KArt? THat was my favorite, hehe!

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  • 9. Vish  |  March 14, 2007 at 6:27 pm

    i was 9 when i finally got this. I’d pray to God every single day that he’d tell my parents to get me one. And finally, after what was a really long time, I finally had one. My first games were powerboat racing, need for speed 2, Crash 2, twisted metal 2. You see! I still remember. And of course, the all-time fav, DDR! That was my morning workout as a kid. heehee… bring back the childhood days please!

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  • 10. secret  |  March 14, 2007 at 9:04 pm

    This is so addicting🙂

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  • 11. mars  |  March 14, 2007 at 11:06 pm

    Haha, yeah what about Mario Kart?

    Hmm, isn’t the Super Nintendo more (technically) 90’s than the PS1?

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  • 12. kidswereus  |  March 15, 2007 at 12:22 am

    Hey mars. Hmm I’m not all that familiar with Super Nintendo.

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  • 13. PS3 Cabinet » Playstation mania!  |  March 15, 2007 at 3:08 am

    […] The PLAYSTATION – it’s every gamer’s dream back in the 90’s (1994 to be exact). It was the birth to 3d graphics and the use of CD-Rs which were both new to ever person. This obliterated the regime of Nintendo and the enemy of the gaming … Bring Back the Nineties by Kidswereus – https://kidswereus.wordpress.com By caratiara […]

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  • 14. Don  |  March 15, 2007 at 11:40 am

    PS! I played it since 1996! first played tekken hehehehehehe and Gran Turismo

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  • 15. Geoff  |  March 15, 2007 at 1:40 pm

    I LOVED THE PLAYSTATION and I am still a Sony fanboy!! woohoo! Go Sony!!

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  • 16. Kelsey  |  November 2, 2008 at 9:18 am

    ha, man, i love PS; my favourite games were Spyro, Driver (1&2), Rugratz and a few other games; i was very young when we got it.😛

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