After more than two decades on the market, the PlayStation has captured the attention of multiple generations of gamers. Take our quiz to see how much your know about the history and development of this classic console system.
The PlayStation was first designed as a companion to this gaming console.
When did the PlayStation first hit store shelves in Japan?
How many PlayStations did Sony sell in the first month after release?
What year did the PlayStation hit store shelves in the U.S.?
How many games were available for the PlayStation when it was first released?
What was the best-selling game for the original PlayStation console?
"Grand Theft Auto"
What year did Sony discontinue the original PlayStation?
The PS One came with a built-in screen.
What year was the PlayStation 2 released?
How many PlayStation 2 consoles did Sony ultimately sell?
What year did the PlayStation 3 come out?
The PS3 was the most expensive of the seventh generation consoles when it was released.
How many PlayStation 3 consoles did Sony sell by the time it released the PlayStation 4?
What year did Sony release the first portable version of the PlayStation?
What year did the PlayStation 4 launch?
How many games were ultimately released for the PlayStation 2?
What was the best-selling PS2 game of all time?
"Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas"
"Final Fantasy X"
What was the first PlayStation console to allow online gaming?
The PlayStation 3 sold more units than any other seventh generation console.
Which of these features was lost between the PlayStation 2 and PlayStation 3?
ability to play DVDs
backwards compatibility with games
use of DualShock controllers
When did Sony launch the PlayStation Network?
When did DualShock controllers come out?
What did PlayStation call its motion-sensing controller?
Which system featured the tagline, "Live in Your World, Play in Ours?"
How many PlayStation 2 units did Sony sell in the first two years after release?
How many PlayStation 4 units did Sony sell over the 2015 to 2016 Christmas holidays?
What is the best-selling game for the PlayStation 4 as of 2016?
"Grand Theft Auto V"
"Call of Duty: Black Ops III"
What did Sony call its new portable gaming system, which was released in 2012?
You can play PS2 disks in your PS4.
The PlayStation VR is designed for use with the PS4.