Some console mascots have stood the test of time. Most haven’t.
While the practice of console mascots has since fallen out of practice, it was essential back in the day. Every console needed a bright, colourful mascot to lure gamers to their system. While some of these system mascots, such as Mario and Sonic the Hedgehog, have prospered, not all were quite as lucky. Here are ten that just didn’t make the cut.