Originally Posted by BobbyBangin
Indeed. They had it coming though. Nintendo hired Sony to help produce what was supposed to be Nintendo's first ROM system. Instead, Sony fled camp with the gaming industry know-how they learned while with Nintendo and released it as the PS1 instead. Nintendo was forced to release the SNES as their next gen console. Since then Sony has been ripping off one idea after another from other consoles. It's been a long time coming.
I'm pretty sure it was the other way around and Nintendo bailed on Sony after the R&D was put in from Sony.