The news that the PS2 officially ended its manufacturing hit the Twinfinite offices pretty hard last week. Tears were shed. It is without a doubt, the end of an era. Since our site has a certain affinity for the number 2, the PS2 has meant something a bit more. Not only was it a great console, but many have decreed it the greatest console and I don’t think we can bat an eye at that.
What made the little black box so amazing in a world full of quirky Nintendo consoles and Microsoft’s big black behemoth? Well I’ve got 5 little things written down that I think boosted the console to amazing success.