Why We May Not Get Decent Trophy Support For A While

Sony's 2.40 firmware - whenever it comes back to us, at any rate - allows the implementation of achievement-style trophies to your user account. Like achievements, it'll probably turn out to be a successful move, convincing PS3 owners to spend more time with their games than they may otherwise have without them. But… » 7/02/08 10:20pm 7/02/08 10:20pm

Uncharted Next Game To Receive Trophy Support

Because Sony's trophy system is only being implemented now, a bunch of games have already been released that don't make use of the feature. Meaning developers will need to go back and bolt on trophy support in their own time. So when 2.40 becomes available, which games will have them, and which ones won't? While Sony … » 7/01/08 11:40pm 7/01/08 11:40pm

PS3 2.40: Available July 2 (ie Wednesday)

Wonder about firmware release dates no more, PS3 owners. The console's 2.40 update - which will bring trophy support, in-game XMB access and limited custom soundtracks - will be out this Wednesday, July 2. That date comes straight from Sony. We suggest you spend those two days wisely. Spending them copying your entire… » 6/30/08 9:10am 6/30/08 9:10am

Rumor: Full 2.40 Revisions List Leaked, Due Around E3

According to CVG, the much-hyped PS3 firmware update to 2.40 - the one that'll bring trophies and in-game XMB access - won't be launching "soon". Instead, Sony will be holding it back, and launching it around the time of the company's E3 address in three weeks time. They also claim to have gotten hold of the final… » 6/25/08 8:40am 6/25/08 8:40am