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Recycled PlayStation 2 Sees Second Life As Batman’s Tumbler

10/08/2013, With the next generation of video game consoles inching ever so closer to being released, we have a feeling you’re going to be putting your older consoles out to pasture. But before you do, consider what Dan Shanks did with an old PlayStation 2 he...

PlayStation 2 Trade-In Program At GameStop Will Stop On June 1

05/06/2013, If you still have a PlayStation 2 and have been on the fence whether or not you should trade it in for the $7.23 GameStop will probably give you for the aged console, then you have less than a month to decide if you should part with it or not. GameStop...

Sony PlayStation 2 Stops Shipping To Retailers Worldwide

01/07/2013, We reported last year that by the end of 2012, the Sony PlayStation 2 would have stopped shipping to Japanese retailers. Since there was no mention of retailers around the world, we assumed that eventually Sony would stop shipping the aged console to them...

Sony PlayStation 2 No Longer Being Shipped To Japanese Retailers

12/28/2012, The PlayStation 2 is one of the legendary consoles out there, especially having sold about 150 million units since its launch in 2000. However it seems that all good things must come to an end as reports have it that the console will no longer be shipped...

Abee Japan ACUBI A40 all aluminum standing PC Case looks like a PS2

07/25/2011, Abee Japan has just announced a new slim form factor PC casing that will no doubt turn heads (assuming you get to bring it out of the house or you get people back to your home to check it out) with its sexy looks and sleek build. Called the ACUBI A40,...

PlayStation 2 goes portable

02/24/2011, If you’re a fan of console mods, you’re gonna love this one. A modder from England has recently turned his PlayStation 2 into a portable console. It wasn’t described how or what he did to achieve the mod, but from what we can see, it...

PlayStation 2 Portable Mod

06/23/2010, Think that Sony’s PlayStation Portable doesn’t offer enough gaming prowess to satisfy you? You could always try and mod your PlayStation 2 into a portable console on its own, which is what this user has done, cramming the PS2 hardware into a...

PS2 Controller Hacked To Control Your PSP

04/23/2010, Do you find the built-in controls of the PSP clunky and hard to use? Why not hook it up to a full blown controller from a PlayStation 2? That’s what someone has done. The good news is that the hack didn’t require any hardware alternation to...

PS2 backwards compatibility on PS3 gone, forever

08/21/2009, Sony has decided to put a lid on the PS2 backwards compatibility. What was once a “killer feature” against the Xbox 360 is now gone, and “it’s not coming back”, according to Sony’s John Koller. Why do you ask? My short...