Monthly Archives: March 2007
Yay! We didn’t know this before, but Sony has confirmed it. The 1.60 PS3 firmware update will include Bluetooth keyboard and mouse support. This was mentioned in the BC press release. Here is the relevant portion:
Firmware Version 1.60 also …
Sony launches the PS3 backwards-compatibility site today, and it is
supposedly up, though I can’t access it. Here’s the press release.
London, 20 March 2007 – Sony Computer Entertainment Europe today launched the web site that will allow prospective PLAYSTATION®3 owners to see which of their PlayStation®2 titles are playable on the new European PS 3 hardware model.
The web site at http://faq.eu.playstation.com/bc lists those titles from the portfolio of PS2 titles available in the SCEE PAL territories that are playable on PS3.
“Our engineers have been working overtime, and have succeeded in delivering a significant number of playable PS2 titles for the European launch”, said David Reeves, President of SCEE. “We will be adding additional titles to this list in future firmware upgrades, but as we have made clear before, in the future our resources will be increasingly focused on developing new services and entertainment features exclusively for PS3, rather than on delivering PS2 backwards compatibility.”
IGN has some details about the upcoming 1.6 update, and to tell the truth, I’m not impressed. There’s only a little new information here, but here’s what we have so far:
- Background downloading. But with some limitations to be …
I heard so much bad (or at least not-so-good) stuff about Untold Legends: Dark Kingdom for the PS3 that I didn’t even check out the game until yesterday. I’m actually a big fan of top-down Diablo-style RPG slashers, so I …