Happy 10th Birthday, PlayStation 2

Contributing Writer

Sony has always boasted that its PlayStation 2 had a 10-year lifespan. This was a bold statement when consoles typically hang around for five years before fading into obsolesce.

The PlayStation 2 hit North American stores in October of 2000.

A decade later, the PlayStation 2 still on store shelves in a very slim form factor for $99. It still has one of the best game libraries, which cater to more than 140 million of them around the world today.

Click here for a PlayStation Blog post about what are the favorite games of the top developers.

Then tell us what your top 3 favorite PS2 games are in the comments below!