Console Shock EP 64 Hacking a PS3

Retro and current gen gaming chat, with Trev and Stu! Its the Console Shockcast!

Got a spare PS3 somewhere, or picked one up on the cheap that youre not sure what to do with? Unlock some hidden potential with custom firmware, and gain features like region free ps1/2 compatibility, rip games to the HDD, play more ps2 games on slim models and you can even get access to long since delisted PSN games! All this and more is covered on this weeks pod, as well as:

– 2nd gen consoles controller follow-up chat

– What are Playstation 3 “test” consoles?

– What is a good custom firmware PS3 setup?

– The features that CFW unlocks

– The advantages of the original “phat” PS3 over the later slim models, and disadvantages!

– Games deslited on PSN/XBL, does piracy preserve gaming history? Intro/Outro Music

– Egg Carrier: A Song That Keeps Us on the Move – Sonic Adventure (1998) – Sega Dreamcast – Composer(s): Jun Senoue