Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Which has been the best Sony's lineup?

Unquestionably Sony is one of the best three games consoles maker, as well as Microsof company and also Nintendo. In its background there were not only triumphs. Today I want to analyze its launch lineups as an example.

Playstation


We are going to start with the PSOne, commonly named PSX. Inside 1995 technologies as well as video gaming in specific was not as developed like it is actually now, but nevertheless the PSOne's launch lineup was fantastic.

Game Publisher
Air Combat Namco
Aquanaut's Holiday Sony
Battle Arena Toshinden Sony
ESPN Extreme Games Sony
Jumping Flash! Sony
Kileak: The DNA Imperative Sony
NBA Jam: Tournament Edition Acclaim
Rayman Ubisoft
Street Fighter: The Movie Acclaim
The Raiden Project Sony
Total Eclipse Turbo Crystal Dynamics
Zero Divide Time Warner Interactive




Playstation 2


The new millennium started out adequately for Sony. They launched the second edition of their -right now widely known- lineup, unconscious that second edition would have made lots of success. Now let's see why:

Game Publisher
Armored Core 2 Agetec
DOA2: Hardcore Tecmo
Dinasty Warriors 2 Koei
ESPN International Track and Field Konami
ESPN Winter X Games Snowboarding Konami
Evergrace Agetec
Fantavision Sony
Gungriffon Blaze Working Designs
Kessen EA
Madden NFL 2001 EA
Midnight Club: Street Racing Rockstar
Moto GP Namco
Orphen: Scion of Sorcery Activision
Q-Ball: Biliards Master Take Two Interactive
Ready To Rumble Boxing: Round 2 Midway
Ridge Racer V Namco
Silent Scope Konami
Smuggler's Run Rockstar
SSX EA
Street Fighter EX3 Capcom
Summoner THQ
Surfing H3O Rockstar
Swing Away Golf EA
Tekken Tag Tournament Namco
TimeSplitters Eidos
Unreal Tournament Infogrames
Wild Wild Racing Interplay
X-Squad EA

Playstation Portable

In 2005 Nintendo was fundamentally dominating the portable video games consoles industry, thus Sony made a decision to enter it, with its first portable console, the PSP.

Game Publisher
Ape Escape: On The Loose Sony
Darkstalkers Chroncile: The Chaos Tower Caocom
Dinasty Warriors Koei
Gretzky NHL Sony
Lumines Ubisoft
Metal Gear Acid Konami
NBA Sony
Need for Speed Underground: Rivals EA
NFL Street 2 Unleashed EA
Ridge Racer Namco
Spider-man 2 Activision
Tiger Woods BGA Tour EA
Tony Hawks's Underground 2 Remix Activision
Twisted Metal: Head-On Sony
Untold Legends: Brotherhood of the Blade Sony
Wipeout Pure Sony
World Tour Soccer Sony


Playstation 3

The PS3 did not get the predicted success when it arrived on the scene, primarily due to its high selling price and also poor lineup. And additionally Sony paid for this error. Nevertheless let's take a look at the launch lineup:

Game Publisher
Call of Duty 3 Activision
Genji: Days of the Blade Sony
Madden NFL 07 EA
Marvel Ultimate Alliance Activision
Mobile Suit Gundam: Crossfire Namco
NBA 07 Sony
NBA 2K7 2K Sports
Need for Speed Carbon EA
Resistance: Fall of Man Sony
Ridge Racer 7 Capcom
Tiger Woods BGA Tour 07 EA
Tony Hawks's Project 8 Activision

Playstation Vita


Two years ago Sony produced Playstation Vita, the 2nd edition of the PSP, right now restored in every single element. Its launch lineup was large:

Game Publisher
Army Corps of Hell Square Enix
Asphalt: Injection Ubisoft
Ben 10: Galactic Racing D3
BlazBlue: Continuum Shift Extend Aksys
Dungeon Hunter: Alliance Ubisoft
Dinasty Warriors Next Tecmo Koei
Escape Plan Sony
F1 2011 Codemasters
FIFA Soccer EA
Hot Shots Golf: World Invitational Sony
Hustle Kings Sony
Little Deviants Sony
Lumines: Electronic Symphony Ubisoft
ModNation Racers: Road Trip Sony
Michael Jackson: The Experience Ubisoft
Ninja Gaiden Sigma Plus Tecmo Koei
Rayman Origins Ubisoft
Shinobido 2: Revenge of Zen Namco Bandai
Super Stardust Delta Sony
Tales From Space: Mutant Blobs Attack Sony
Touch My Katamari Namco Bandai
Ultimate Marves vs. Capcom 3 Capcom
Uncharted: Golden Abyss Sony
Virtua Tennis 4 SEGA
Wipeout 2048 Sony


Playstation 4


The launch lineup of the next-gen Sony's console was large, this past year. We can easily see a great exclusive, Killzone, as well as other multi platform video game titles.

Game Publisher
Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag Ubisoft
Battlefield 4 EA
Blacklight: Retribution Zombie Studios
Call of Duty: Ghost Activision
Contrast Focus Home
DC Universe Online Sony
DiveKick One True Game Studio
Escape Plan Sony
FIFA 14 EA
Flow Sony
Injustice: Gods Among Us Ultimate Warner Bros.
Just Dance 4 Ubisoft
Killzone: Shadow Fall Sony
Knack Sony
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Warner Bros.
Madden NFL 25 EA
Minecraft Mojang
NBA 2K14 2K Sports
NBA Live 2014 EA
Need for Speed: Rivals EA
Pinball Arcade FarSight Studios
Playroom Sony
Putty Squad System 3
Resogun Sony
Skylanders: Swap Force Activision
Sound Shapes Sony
Super Motherload XGen Studios
Switch Galaxy Ultra Atomicon
Tiny Brains Spearhead Games
Warframe Digital Extremes
War Thunder Gaijin Entertainment

Just for the cause of comparing, I want to analyze Xbox One's launch lineup:

Game Publisher
Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag Ubisoft
Battlefield 4 EA
Call of Duty: Ghost Activision
Crimson Dragon Microsoft Studios
Dead Rising 3 Capcom
FIFA 14 EA
Fighter Within Ubisoft
Forza Motorsport 5 Microsoft Studios
Just Dance 4 Ubisoft
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Warner Bros.
LocoCycle Microsoft Studios
Madden NFL 25 EA
NBA 2K14 2K Sports
NBA Live 14 EA
Need for Speed: Rivals EA
Powerstar Golf Microsoft Studios
Ryse: Son of Rome Microsoft Studios
Skylanders: Swap Force Activision
Zoo Tycoon Microsoft Studios
Zumba Fitness: World Party Majesco Entertainment