PlayStation 2

Metallica had cancelled a post-apocalyptic video game, and here's gameplay footage

Metallica had cancelled a post-apocalyptic video game, and here's gameplay footage

Eric Frederiksen

The legendary metal band Metallica almost had a video game. No, not Guitar Hero: Metallica. Damage Inc. was set to be a post-apocalyptic car combat game that took place in open-world levels, letting you drive around in Mad Max style vehicles in a dusty, desolate world complete with day and night cycles. While you couldn't move around on foot, you could hop out of one car and switch to...

PlayStation 2 turns 15 today, so let's take a quick look at the awful launch line-up

PlayStation 2 turns 15 today, so let's take a quick look at the awful launch line-up

Ron Duwell

Seems like everyone’s having an important birthday this month! The NES popped out in October exactly 30 years ago in North America, and now the PlayStation 2 is joining it with its 15 year birthday. The best selling console of all time launched on Oct. 26, 2000, although I doubt you’ll find anybody who happily remembers that day. Despite the unrivaled success it would go on to achieve,...