PlayStation retrospectives show glorious, groan-worthy marketing

Remember back when Crash Bandicoot called out Mario on national television? When nobody got upset about Gran Turismo delays because we didn't know it existed yet? When the undersides of discs were black as night? Sony remembers.

The three-part documentary posted to PlayStation's YouTube channel takes gamers on a trip down memory lane, as the PlayStation brand rose, took over, and then kinda hovered for a while. Take a quick look back at the good old days before Sony shows us what's next on Wednesday.