Sony has confirmed it is dropping prices of its PlayStation 2 console, as reported by Pocket-Lint. The PS2 will now sell for a suggested retail price of US$ 129.99, as compared to the preivous SRP of US$ 149.99–in the same magnitude as earlier reported.
Sony claims the company is still committed to its long-term vision for the PS2 platform. long-term vision my foot! The PS3 is upcoming, and I want to be able to enjoy the newer platform. Just make the PS2 games playable on the PS3–all of them!