The next generation
In Japan, thousands stand in line to be one of the first to get the new Sony Playstation. They describe the frenzy in this article along with some interesting points about the hardware and the economics of it.
"Sony likes to point out that the foot of a football player on the screen now has more polygons, the building blocks of 3-D graphics, than an entire linebacker did on the first PlayStation."
Gotta love it...