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Sony announces the PlayStation Classic, its own mini retro console

Taylor Hatmaker
Sony announces the PlayStation Classic, its own mini retro console

If you're the kind of person who has two beers and regularly launches into the same 20 minute-long ode to the original PlayStation for playing a seminal role in the maturation of gaming as an art form, well, do we have some news for you. Sony just announced its intentions to give the PS1 the (winning) Nintendo Classic treatment with teeny to-scale PlayStation Classic consoles. Like Nintendo's wildly popular SNES and NES Classics that paved the way, Sony's PlayStation Classic will come pre-loaded with a cache of well-loved games.