dec 3, 1994 - Sony Playstation
Sony enters the gaming market with the release of the Sony Playstation. It is a huge success and becomes the market leader over the new Nintendo 64 and the Sega Saturn. Significant in this era of consoles is that it marks the beginning of 3D games and the integration of CD-ROM players and disks as the format of choice for games.
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Turning Points in Video Game History