25 best PlayStation games ever

When Sony decided to have a bash at a console 17 years ago, little could it have known the great games that decision would spawn

Wipeout (1995)

For Wipeout, developer Psygnosis created a title packed full of eye-watering speeds, chaotic weapons and winding futuristic racetracks. A killer electronica-fuelled soundtrack was a deservingly upbeat companion to the blistering onscreen action that had PlayStation owners hooked instantly and made them forever nostalgic for its giddy highs.