SmokeMonster

Playstation Classics Spotted at Wal-Mart for $25

Brooklyn Video Games posted a picture that appears to show Wal-Mart clearing out Playstation Classic consoles for $25. Although no one has confirmed the deal yet. I’ve been intrigued by the PS Classic since it was first revealed to be nothing more than an extremely weak software-emulation platform based on PCSX. Almost any phone can […]

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PS Vita Video-Out via Raspberry Pi

xCorra posted a video of a successful video-out solution for the PlayStation Vita via a Raspberry Pi. Most games work, and they are working on a Wifi streaming option for the titles that aren’t supported. Of course, the PSTV is an out-of-the-box solution for Vita HDMI video capture… “Hello, so this is my 2nd update […]

Bob

PSIO Firmware Update

A new PSIO new firmware was released that fixes XA audio playback among other glitches:  http://ps-io.com/news/ In order to update your firmware, you need to log into your account, then get the firmware from:  http://ps-io.com/downloads/ Some people have reported new bugs with this firmware, as well as issues updating.  The team behind it seems very responsive […]

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Sony using Open-Source PCSX Emulator in PlayStation Classic Mini

Sony is using the open-source software based emulator PCSX in their upcoming PlayStation Classic Mini console. This is a major disappointment to those of use who wanted to see at least the PS2/PSP/PS3/Vita/PSTV lineage emulator used–but it is not unexpected. This makes the Classic a very weak emulator, even compared to an old phone running […]

Bob

Superman 64 PS1 Prototype Found

A PlayStation prototype of the game ‘The New Adventures Of Superman’ (commonly know as Superman 64) was just found:  http://game-rave.com/?p=3123 Game-rave has a few playthrough videos on their channel, as well as a “review” video.  Is it possible that the game is even worse than the N64 version? UPDATE:  Game-rave has just confirmed that the person who […]

Bob

Sony Announces PlayStation “Classic” Console

Sony  just announced the “PlayStation Classic” emulation console, that looks just like the original, but 45% smaller.  Gee, I wonder where they got that idea from.  And the inspiration for the name?  Hmm…they must still be sore about getting stiffed over the CDi… The console will be releasing December 3rd for $100 and will come […]