The PlayStation 2 (PS2) is a home video game console developed and marketed by Sony Computer Entertainment. It was first released in Japan on March 4, 2000, in North America on October 26, 2000, and in Europe and Australia on November 24, 2000. It is the successor to the original PlayStation, as well as the second installment in the PlayStation console line-up. A sixth-generation console, it competed with Sega’s Dreamcast, Nintendo’s GameCube, and Microsoft’s original Xbox.
How to Play on The PlayStation 2
Majority of people find it fascinating watching others playing games with PlayStation 2 but experiences difficulty playing it on their own. If you are in that position, you have found solution on how to enjoy your video game console. We will try as much as we can to give you a step by step guideline on how to play ps2. The PlayStation 2 is very fun once you get it up and running, here’s the steps on how to do just that.
Step 1: Setup the PS2
This involve connection of the ps to the power supply and other necessary wire connection to the television and computer monitors properly. You can’t play on the console if it’s not set up in the first place. Setting up the PlayStation 2 console is not very hard and shouldn’t take more than a few minutes. It depends on how good you are with electronics. You can as well call someone you think is better than you to assist you with the setup and you pay attention when he/she is doing it.
Step 2: Turn on the PlayStation
To turn on the PlayStation 2, you must make sure that the “main power” switch (located at the back of the console) is turned to the “on” setting. Without this switch on, the console will not work. When the switch is on, turn on the PlayStation by pressing the “reset” button on the front of the console. It should indicate a small green light.
Step 3: Attach the controllers.
The controllers are not wireless, so there are ports in front of the PS console where you can plug them in for this console. Plug your control into controller port number 1. The next control will go into controller port number 2. Make sure the controllers are pushed all the way in to the ports. Also, make sure nobody will trip over the wires.
Step :4 Insert the memory cards.
The memory cards are normally 8G and above. They can be inserted into the memory card slots which can be found next to the controller port. If you don’t have a memory card, you can’t save any of your data so be sure to get one.
Step 5: Open the game tray.
The game tray can be opened by pressing the small blue button in front of the console. It should be next to the green button. You don’t have to hold the button, just tap it. Put the game inside the game tray. Make sure that the game is sitting properly inside the tray before you close it.
Step 6: Let the game start up.
Once the game has started up, you can play using the on screen instructions.
Best PlayStation 2 games of all time
Here is the compilation of the list of games you can play on PS2.
|Resident Evil 4||Shadow of the Colossus||Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 4||Gran Turismo 4
|Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time||Okami
|Burnout 3: Takedown
|Viewtiful Joe||Ico||NBA Street Vol. 2||Role-playing
|Devil May Cry 3: Dante’s Awakening||Silent Hill 2
|Final Fantasy X
|Ratchet & Clank: Up Your Arsenal|
|God of War||Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King||Jak II
|Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty||Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 4||Katamari Damacy
|Grand Theft Auto: Vice City||Kingdom Hearts||Sly 2: Band of Thieves|
|Socom II U.S. Navy Seals|
|Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell: Pandora Tomorrow|
PlayStation 2 is a very interest video game console that keeps you out of boring life. It is time you make yourself happy by getting your hands on PS2 game. Is pretty good and helps to reduce the time you spend on unnecessary thinking.