The PS2, which the father of all consoles, represented a breakthrough in gaming. Its basic body structure, cheap build yet quality approved machine made games reach into every corner to the world. People ranging from grandparents to parents to kids – they all played it, everybody knows what it is. It had an online feature which lets you connect to other people on the web with the same game so that everybody could play together and get more out of the experience.
It humiliated everything that came in way, it was the soul representative of the gaming world till 2005. During the times when r4 was extremely expensive, it was the perfect substitute for the PC gamer (strictly speaking) where unafforable custom built PC’s weren’t up to everyones wallet appetite. It was a breakthrough and it was successful, it is the worlds most popular electronic device ever known.
Since the birth of the PS3 the online world has changed. Something which just had a linear function of allowing gamers to play with each other has evolved in a marketplace. From it are ready to download games, movies, patches, software etc which would enhance the experience of the gamer. It has become more of a utility computer device which allows you to do the most of the basic functions that a PC can perform. It allows users to email other users, surf the web, visit the marketplace and purchase game and other add ons, customize the interface to their liking, form forums and groups. This change the entire pace of the gaming world.
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