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A subsidary of the Philips group, specializing in multimedia games.
Much like Sony, Philips also tried to help Nintendo in producing a CD-ROM based add-on for the SNES, after deals with Nintendo and Sony fell through. Deals for this add-on also fell through, and Philips decided to create the CD-i, an interactive multimedia CD player that could play games, movies, the works. It is considered to be one of the worst consoles in history