The latest episode of Did You Know Gaming looks at the history and bizarre marketing of the PlayStation 3.

The PlayStation 4 is highly successful, but during the previous generation of consoles, the PlayStation 3 struggled for some time. It was expensive, its marketing made no sense, and the PlayStation Network was a target for hackers. You can learn all about it in the video below.

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