Happy 10th birthday ps2!

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#1 Posted by RobotHamster (4242 posts) -

March 4, 2000 the PS2 was released for the first time in Japan, Oct for the U.S.  A whole decade and its still out there with people still buying it I think is pretty crazy.  I've had mine still 01' and it still works perfectly fine which I think is even crazier since these sorts of things usually die out way before then. Many great games have come out during those years so thanks PS2 and happy birthday!

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#2 Posted by Mike (16906 posts) -

That is pretty crazy...time flies. Oh, and this thread is flying right over to the PS2 forum.

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#3 Posted by Rhombus_Of_Terror (2424 posts) -

10 years already? wow, mine still works :D

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#4 Posted by JokerClown88 (1107 posts) -

Happy Happy Birthday, now eat your Fucking cake.  Happy Happy Birthday or I'll Punch you in the Face. 
 
:D

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#5 Posted by Ace829 (2106 posts) -

PS2 is still selling modestly after all this time which shows how great it was.

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#6 Posted by eroticfishcake (7857 posts) -

I've had mine for a while and it still works. Which is odd since everyone else I know has broken theirs and I use mine a lot in comparison to them.
 
Happy Birthday PS2! You churned out some of the best games we've probably seen.

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#7 Posted by Allprox (624 posts) -

I demand quicklook throwbacks of really old ps2 games.

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#8 Posted by BeachThunder (14196 posts) -

Happy birthday you inanimate object \o/

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#9 Posted by CornontheCobbe (2693 posts) -

Holy crap! Thats awesome! 
 
Who else is going to hook up their PS2's and play a game in good birthday spirits? I know i am! Vice City for sure.

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#10 Posted by onimonkii (2561 posts) -

i remember when my friend got his import one, it was the coolest thing i had ever seen. i had been saving up for my us release one since that january, i had gotten a preorder for my birthday and every time i got money i added to it.
 
gonna probably pop in some dead or alive 2: hardcore later.

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#11 Posted by sopranosfan (1965 posts) -

I know that every console in one way or another changes gaming.  But this was the console that took gaming from a predominately kid oriented toys to a true gaming platform that we know today.  I may have to celebrate with some God of War or old Ratchett games.

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#12 Posted by Von (330 posts) -

10 years already? Sheesh, I still play on mine weekly and I have a massive backlog to complete. I might be finished when it turns 20...

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#13 Posted by lemon360 (1231 posts) -
@Allprox said:
" I demand quicklook throwbacks of really old ps2 games. "
The first being Casper: Spirit Dimenstions
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#14 Posted by Whisperkill (3045 posts) -

Good times...

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#15 Posted by ImperiousRix (3095 posts) -

Wow, seems just yesterday I was flyin' down the slopes in SSX and bashing skulls in Tekken Tag. 
I feel old now.

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#16 Posted by Organicalistic_ (3092 posts) -

I think in its anniversary i'll buy one again, used of course

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