Written by Brian Szabelski
Published January 11, 2008
As you may have heard by now, Blu-ray scored a huge win recently - or perhaps a series of large wins, to be more exact - that may just have ended the next-generation format wars between it and HD-DVD.
The question is, though... does it matter to us in the console world? A large part of the debate between Microsoft and Sony was over this format war, with Microsoft on the HD-DVD side and Sony firmly in the Blu-ray camp, while Nintendo sat by and let them duke it out. So this obviously has some kind of impact... but what kind?
The answer depends on the company. Let's break it down along those lines: