Game Consoles

Whether you’re an Xbox or PlayStation gamer, here you’ll find facts about a whole range of game consoles, both old and new.

We have facts on the classic consoles, including the Atari 2600, all the way up to the the latest generation in gaming including the PS4 & Xbox One!

PlayStation 3 Facts

10 Amazing Facts About Sony’s PlayStation 3

Shash Wighton
Jun 28, 2022

In 2005, the new PlayStation 3 by Sony was announced at the E3 Convention. Although it didn't do so well when it first got released, it changed the landscape for gaming consoles. So whether you're into games or not, you should check out these amazing facts about the PS3.

Nintendo Switch facts

9 Interesting Facts About The Nintendo Switch

Becca Marsh
Dec 19, 2021

The Nintendo Switch is a video game console released on March 3, 2017. It was the world's first hybrid console allowing gamers to play on the go and plug directly into the TV. If you're a lover of the Switch, then you'll want to know these top nine Nintendo Switch Facts.

Sega Saturn Facts

10 Facts About The Sega Saturn

Becca Marsh
Dec 1, 2021

The Sega Saturn is a video games console that was released back in 1994. Although it wasn't as big a success as first thought, it was the first to display 3D graphics, and over 1000 games were made for it. Here are ten fun facts all about the Sega Saturn.

Facts About the Original Game Boy

15 Fun Facts About the Nintendo Game Boy

Dan Lewis
Dec 19, 2021

So many journeys as a child were filled by the seemly never ending onslaught of the Game Boy’s heavy-hitters including Pokémon & Zelda. The simplicity, the games, and easy controls made the Game Boy one of the most popular handhelds in the world. Here are 15 facts about this gaming icon.

Sony PlayStation 2 Facts

5 Fun Facts About Sony’s PlayStation 2

Dan Lewis
Jun 28, 2022

The PlayStation 2 is a console so many of us remember fondly; from the graphics & the aesthetics of the console itself to the amazing franchises released on the platform, they all made the PS2 a winner in so many people’s books. Here we're going to look at 5 fun facts about the PS2!

Sony PS1 Facts

5 Awesome Facts About Sony’s PlayStation One

Dan Lewis
Jun 18, 2021

Ah the PlayStation, a serious shot of nostalgia for so many people across the world. Even after all this time since the PSone was the most popular console in any child's home, there's still some awesome facts you don't know about Sony's PS1. Here's 5 facts you didn't know...

Nintendo Wii U Console

Interesting Facts About Nintendo’s Wii U

Luke Ward
Dec 19, 2021

The Wii U console by Nintendo was released in late 2012 and featured many classic games such as Mario & Zelda. The console is capable of being played on the TV, or remotely with the handheld device, but isn't without its flaws. Keep reading to find out why.

Classic N64 Console

20 Interesting Facts About the Nintendo 64

Jack De Graaf
Dec 19, 2021

The Nintendo 64 was one of the major consoles of its time and adopted the name due to its 64-bit central processing unit. The console came with some of the top classic games including Mario of course. Here are some interesting N64 facts.

All You Need To Know About the PS4

Interesting Facts About Sony’s Playstation 4

Jack De Graaf
Jun 28, 2022

In late 2013 the world was treated to the release of the next generation in gaming consoles. The two main contenders of the console wars were, of course, Sony's PlayStation 4 and Microsoft's Xbox One. Check out these interesting facts about the PS4.

Xbox One Console Facts

Interesting Facts About Microsoft’s Xbox One

Jack De Graaf
Mar 17, 2021

The Xbox One was released in 2013 by Microsoft. The console was incredibly popular and introduced some brand new features unseen on consoles before. Obviously it wasn’t without its problems too and here are some of the pros and cons.

Atari 2600 Console

Amazing Facts On The Atari 2600

Zoe Adams
Nov 18, 2021

The Atari 2600 video game console was released in 1977 and was sold for $200 which is equivalent to $800 in today's money! It was the third programmable machine ever created and had some amazing games like Outlaw, Space War and Breakout. Here are some awesome Atari facts.

Facts About the Sega Dreamcast

26 Facts About the Sega Dreamcast

Jamie Ward
Apr 16, 2021

The Sega Dreamcast was a popular video games console that features a 128-bit chip and was released from Japan back in November 1998. Within its first year it was so popular it outsold Nintendo! Here’s 26 fun facts all about the Dreamcast.