UK PS3 sales hit 2 million

The Sony PSP handheld and PlayStation 3 console have both hit milestones in the UK The PS3 has now seen sales of over 2 million units in the country while PSP sales have passed the 3 million mark. The stats, as told to MCV by UK MD Ray Maguire, follow the news from Sony that […]

Sony Final Fantasy VII edition PS3

Final Fantasy is the game series that just won’t die. Like the Godfather Michael Corleone, everytime you are out they keep pulling you back in. The latest incarnation is the re-release of Advent Children, and Sony’s celebrating with another special edition console to celebrate it. The upgraded movie apparently features 30 extra minutes of animation […]

Use Your PlayStation 3 DualShock/SixAxis Controllers On Your PC

Unlike Microsoft, Sony never bothered to make PC drivers for their PlayStation 3 controllers; but some Japanese programmer has bridged that fjord for you. This Geocities page (wait, what?) has the download links, and this forum has English instructions on how to get it working. It works in XP/Vista, and theoretically should work on Windows […]

PS3 Factory Service Mode

Since the 2.5 update the PS3 has a Recovery menu with the following options: Restart System: Restarts the PLAYSTATION®3 System. Restore Default Settings: Reset all system settings back to default. Restore File System: Checks for corrupt/missing system files. Rebuild Database: Rebuilds the OS for the PLAYSTATION®3. Restore PS3 System: Fresh restore; Deletes everything and starts […]