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Fix my ps2 Game?

I can't seem to be able to play my GTA: Vice city anymore on my ps2, the disc is pretty scratched in a lot of places, but it did work before on an older system just fine but on my slim ps2, I guess that laser isn't strong enough. Any ideas?

Topic by Punkguyta    |  last reply


Bunch of PS2 Games For Sale

Here is a list of all the games I am looking to sell, I'd like to sell them all as a bundle for a very low price. I'm pretty much just trying to get rid of them all.Games:Spiderman 2Madden 04Madden 06Goldeneye: Rogue AgentEnter the MatrixKingdom HeartsKingdom Hearts 2All games are in good condition with their original cases.If you are interested in buying please contact me @ n1ck4nd0@gmail.com I will accept PayPal or check/money order.All my products are available for sale @ http://whitmanwebstore.webs.com/

Topic by N1CK4ND0  


game varieties Answered

Here's my situation. I got Call of Duty: Special Editon 3 for the ps2 after playing the Xbox 360 version because I loved the multiplayer mode. But when my ps2 game arrived, it was only playable in single or online. I have close to dial-up internet. I have a Wii, Ps2, DS lite and Computer, So I was thinking about just selling it and buying it again for the wii. But I don't know if it has multiplayer (local). I could also get a newer call of duty. My last option is selling my ps2 and it's 14+ games and buying an Xbox 360. What should I do?

Question by Epeoples    |  last reply


Yabasic (for the PS2)

I found Yabasic as an extra for a PS2 demodisc, and i recently dug it out from my Ps2 pile. it is a fun and simple piece of software for creating small programs, in which you type a command (eg. print, input, goto, beep etc.) and then a piece of text. here is a code for a simple number guess program, sorry for mistakesREM Number guess gameprint "I am thinking of a number between 1 and 50, try to guess it!"input a$if (a$>13) thenprint "your number was larger than mine!"goto inputendifelseif (a$<13) thenprint "your number was smaller than mine!"goto inputendifelseif (a$=13) thenprint "My number was 13! Congratulations, you win!"Feel free to edit the prints, and the number doesn't have to be 13. there are other things involving string variables and other commands. heres one called identitiy finderREM Identity finder programPrint "What is your name?" :":input a$Print "How old are you, ",a$,"?" :":Input b$Print "And where do you live, ",a$,"?" :":Input c$Print "so your name is ",a$,", you are ",b$," years old and you live in ",c$,", correct?"Pause 5Feel free to add more string variables, just add them as d$, e$, f$ etc.anyway, post coding for more yabasic programs, and use the stuff above!

Topic by The Jamalam    |  last reply


how to burn cd game for ps2?

Question by goreng    |  last reply


is there a way to play PS2 games on PC?

 Can somebody plz tell me if it is possible to play PS2 games on PC.

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Coin operated PS2?

I want to create a PS2 (slim) based fee paying game room for kids, but I want to make it coin operated. I want to use a MOSFET transister switch like this one http://brunningsoftware.co.uk/FET.htm which also doubles as a timer. The coin handling mechanism is the easy part, so dont bother about that.My problem is where to connect the MOSFETswitch in the PS2 console. My first idea was to connect one switch to each of the controllers ( to enable/ disable the controller's power supply on pin 5) but I understand the controller port is part of the PS2 motherboard and new electronic components cant be fitted there (true or false?). If true where else can I fix the switch in such a way that when a game is finished a new game cant be started without feeding in a coin?Any Ideas?

Question by Lusakan    |  last reply


Great PS2 games under $20

Any ideas guy's?

Topic by allureoftheearth    |  last reply


Is it legal and or possible to turn an owned PS2 game to a PC or mac game? Answered

Ps2 emulaters have too many problems. I don't know of a software that can convert it to a computer playable format. I use wine to make a pc app usable on a mac.

Question by jbaker22    |  last reply



Can you play ps2 games on ps3?

Question by AltBridge    |  last reply


how to use a usb memory stick to store ps2 game data?

Using a usb memory stick to store ps2 game data?

Question by noir.eshwar  


how do you make backups of ps2 games? Answered

how do you make backups of ps2 games?......like copy them onto a computer and burn them to a dvd disc.thanks

Question by priceis    |  last reply


What Games Do you Own?

What games do you currently own? doesn't matter what platform 360/ps3/PC What games do you own and what ones do you play the most?

Topic by =SMART=    |  last reply


Any PS2 Gurus out there??

I have a PS2 slim and the power light comes on green for a second when the reset button is pressed and then turns red again. The laser comes on for that second but the disk does not spin. Any ideas?

Question by professor2005  


can you play burned game on an unmodded ps2?

Im just wondering and if so can you tell me how to do it with out a modchip swapdisk or any of that crap please.and its a game that i love so yeah

Question by xzyzer    |  last reply


Making a real video game?

Hi all... i want to say before i start that i know that this will take a VERY LONG time and a TON of work to do. I've tried it. But... im wonderring if someone could tell me exactly how to make a REAL 3d video game. I know that ill need models... and textures... and audio... and all that crep. But, for me, the .exe is the big part bcuz thatz basically the hardest(ish) part. I have done a little modeling and i can do some texturing although, its not that great. I realize that your gonna say "Get a program to make it like gamemaker" but... i have tried that and it really didnt pleas me. I mean... i want the game to be %100 mine. I want to code it from scratch. I know that this is VERY VERY VERY VERY VERY VERY VERY VERY VERY hard, but i am willing to put the time into it. I have almost every night of the week, and the weekends to work on it for lik 5-12 hours, so i have time. I just need to know how to make the exe and utilize the other game files with it. I know im asking a lot... but i really want 2 do it. It will drive me crazy if i dont. And, if i could... i wanna make it a ps2 game. Please dont reply if you cant/arent going to help me because... well... i just wanna make my game. So PLEASE HELP ME!!!!!!!!!!!! Thank you in advance. Please feel free to ask any questions about what i want to make. THANKS!

Question by sci4me    |  last reply


help on modding a ps2 controller?

I would like to know if anybody has ever modded a game controller to deliver a mild electric shock like this instead of vibrating. i would assume all it would take is to remove the the motor and wire in a transformer with contacts on the outer casing. if my theory in right please comment with any improvements you may have or if anyone has ever done this before please give exact instructions. all help is greatly  appreciated.

Question by mr.mountaineer    |  last reply


Selling my PSP and PS2

Hey im about to sell my PSP with Socam, ATV offroad fury, and UMD movie lords of dog town. i am also going yo sell my PS2 with like about 35 games: Guitar hero 2 Star wars battlefront 1&2 MANY MORE!!!!!!!!!!!! i also have a rumble wheel and 2 FPS controllers. im wondering how much should i be expecting for these items?

Topic by Azn Hitman    |  last reply


Can I use a ps2 wireless game pad on the PC?

I know I can use the wired gamepad with the PS2 to USB adapter cable http://www.amazon.com/Playstation-2-PC-USB-Gamepad-Converter/dp/B000F6BGXY but has anyone used it to connect their wireless PS2 gamepads ? will I need drivers for it?

Question by auldthief    |  last reply


Any cheats for the original Ratchet and Clank game on ps2??

 my favorite game maybe of all time...would love to kno some secrets or cheats

Question by thatshortkid17    |  last reply


Top 5 Video Games?

What are your top 5 video games? Mine are: 1:Freelancer 2.Battlefield 2 3.Battlefield 1942 4.STO 5.Cod4

Topic by happybirthday    |  last reply



Old mario games on PSP

I know that you can put the original mario game from the gameboy and other old systems on the psp. My friend wont tell me, but he let me play the game (not umd). I was wondering if anybody knows how to do that and if you could tell me. Thanks.

Topic by Thelonelysandwitch    |  last reply


ratchet and clank

Is ratchet and clank the best game ever?

Topic by willaye!    |  last reply


Anyone know how to fix this or what is the problem?

I mod my ps2 now it can only play burned dvd game. whenever i tried to play the burned cd game it always display disc error or no disc.

Question by nhankc    |  last reply


My ps2 controller stopped functioning properly? Answered

The controller works like new for about an hour and then the left anilog stick starts sticking to the left but still releases fine. (update now It is sticking all the time)

Question by coolpizzadude    |  last reply


Is there a console that can play all games? Answered

What i mean is a console that can play ps3/xbox360/ps2/psp/DS/GBA/wii/gamecube/n64/etc games all in one box? I think one of these could save tons of money.

Question by DJ Radio    |  last reply


I need a how to for Barracuda 2 Interact Controller Game Pad for Sony Playstation SV-1133.?

I got a Barracuda 2 Interact Controller Game Pad for Sony Playstation SV-1133 on freecycle but don't know how it works. can someone please help me or give me a manual at least?

Question by tvsamuel    |  last reply


Need Help With old PS2 Parts!

OK, i'm like really good with fixing a computer but i'm not that great about how parts work. So, I was wondering, see, i have an old (Slim) ps2 that doesn't work anymore. I was going to throw it away but decided i should be able to make something out of these parts! Now, i'm wondering if theres any parts of convenience here what can i make out of these parts? I should be able to create something if i fiddle around with old ps2 slim parts long enough. Any suggestions? I have attached a picture of what i have to work with.

Topic by rgibbs  


How to connect a PS2 to an old tv

I'm new to Instructables and not sure if i'm posting in the right area. So,i do not mean to irritate anyone. Anyway, i have an old tv with only an antenna jack in the back and wish to connect my PS2 to it. I have tried already using a tv adapter used for the atari and a rca splitter. I connected the video and left sound to one end of the splitter, and plugged the other end into the coaxial plug for the atari. I then screwed the atari adapter to the antenna jack on the tv. I get a distorted image on my tv in bright colors, but no sound. Any ideas or tips on building a converter or adapter would be great.

Topic by Rivka    |  last reply


how do you convert a ps2 controller so it can be used in a pc usb port for games???????

I have a pelican wireless controller i wont to convert.

Question by bk12    |  last reply


my rock band 2 disk wont read on either of my ps2's, but the track pack will. any suggestions?

My ps2 wont read my rb2 game, but it will read the track pack vol. 2. it also wont read ghmetallica, but it used to. my slim ps2 wont read them either.

Question by inumaru  


will a vga to rca cable work to play games on a monitor? Answered

I want to play games like ps1, ps2, ps3, wii, and ps2 slim but all I have is a portable dvd player with av in fuction but I want to play it on a monitor so will a vga to rca cable work for games on my monitor? By the way my monitor is a hp, I don't know what model but I don't think that matters much.

Question by nerd7473    |  last reply


how do i replace a pin connector in ps2 quitar?

One of the pins that goes from quitar to game console broke out,how can i fix this

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Who Here Plays Video Games?

A very informal poll for everyone. Do you play video games on a regular basis of at lest once a week? If so, what system(s) do you currently play on and what kinds of games do you play? I'll start. system: ps2, ds games: guitar hero 2, elite beat agents, currently downloading Team Fortress 2

Topic by fungus amungus    |  last reply


CONSOLE GAMING COIN OP ARCADE MACHINE

Can some one tell me the parts i need to buy to make my ps2,wii and xbox 360 a timed arcade coin op machine and/or an instruction manual please,please help,any info would be great,ive been interested in it for years and searching internet for ages,i ask the company where i can get parts like a timer board but they NEVER helped me yet,otherwise i wouldnt be asking here,please help anybody,so i can begin the project soon

Question by JustinC318    |  last reply


Video Game Console Cabinet

Hey so I recently pulled out my old game systems and played them. We normally keep them in the attic but i want easy access so i can play them whenever. I was considering making squares just stacked up on eachother but that's boring. does anybody have any ideas? And also I wonder if cabinets would be better or just have them open so you can see the systems. For an idea of how much room I need I have an Nes, Snes, Atari, N64, Ps2, Xbox, Wii and i would like a few extra in case i get more. I also need space for games and accessories. Does anybody have any ideas for how i could make this look really cool? Thanks.

Topic by Blinktwice    |  last reply


sorry im dumb...can i play burned games with the PSX?

the ps2 emulator

Question by cmorse2    |  last reply



Looking for a reason that my PS2 game CD won't play anymore - (isn't scratched at all)

"User1877" I just can't figure it out... I need tech-assistance on why my PS2 game won't run anymore.  Details: 1). It's not scratched, but when I put it in the game system...; 2). The "PlayStation 2" Bios Screen comes up -- then nothing after that... just a black screen.  3). Also: I hear the CD game spinning - at which I've tried "fast disc speed" and letting it play at Normal Disc Speed, too; only to find out it's going to do the same thing every time.  The name of the game is "Shadow The Hedgehog".  That game was originally out on the Nintendo GameCube in the mini-disc format; but, then in 2005 - it came out in the PS2 3" format.*  So - (Question: What do I do)?  Providing the details, what can be done - (do I have to buy another copy of the game, or can it be restored, somehow?)  Someone - please, tell me.

Topic by User1877    |  last reply


HOW CAN i FIX MY PS2 DISK READ ERROR?

I've already tried cleaning the laser and adjusting the height and I dont whant to buy a new laser what now.

Question by coolpizzadude    |  last reply


What Video Game Systems do you own?

Just wondering what systems everyone owns. I myself have; -Nintendo Entertainment System -Sega Genesis -Sega CD -Wii -PS2 -PC -Atari Jaguar (Really) -Gamecube -That's it

Topic by Wills42    |  last reply


A TRICK FOR ONLINE GAMMERS

Wanna know how to disappear and become invisible in an online game such as KILLZONE,SOCOM,....... Racing games.......(the list goes on and on.....) You will need: Ethernet Cable Small Switch Gaming system (online compatible( ps2,ps3,wii,xbox,xbox 360,) ( must be connected with a wire WIFI wont work Online Game All you have to do is cut the orange wire on the inside of the cable and put a switch there. then put the switch in the of position when you want to disappear. NOTICE: This may not work with all games. this only lasts about 7-10 seconds and then you are disconnected from the network. It is just like unplugging it but it is easier. ????: Why is there 8 wires in cat six (maybe its cat five) cable and olny four of them are used ? (waste of coper and bpa releasing plastic) Would have made an instructable but its not worth it. Yes cheating is weak I just like the disappearing part You don't disappear but nobody can see you

Topic by littlechef37  


Old Skool Or Next Gen Video Gaming? Answered

I was just wondering, i was listenin' to some old tunes from Burnout 3 Takedown (PS2), and figured; it was an awesome game and still is, but i like GTA IV (PS3) and other new games too, so what do i like best?

Question by Skreetsha    |  last reply


What are your Favorite Video Games?

I have played a lot of games in my 14 year old life, i have become fans of so many series of games, Ratchet and Clank, Jak and Daxter, Final Fantasy, Kingdom Hearts, Legend of Zelda, Super Mario, etc, etc. I have many favorite games, most of them from the games i just mentioned, Ratchet and Clank (all of them), Jak 1 and 3, Final Fantasy 7 and 13, Crisis Core (fav PSP game), KingdomHearts 1 and 2, Legend of Zelda 1, Ocarina of Time, and so many more games that i will always love. Mos of my favorite games are for the PLAYSTATION 2, if someone asked me wat my favorite game system was, id say "PS2 OF COURSE!" So, what are your favorite games and game systems?

Topic by FFVIIBOY    |  last reply


How can I get my Sony PlayStation2 Game Saves Transfered to my Laptop?

NO I DO NOT WANT TO MAKE A FLASH DRIVE OUT OF MY PS2 MEMORY CARD!!  What i want to do is maybe create an adapter that will plug my ps2 memory card directly to my laptop by USB?? like if possible a total plug & play type hack...  Be able to transfer my game saves to my laptop and also transfer other saves from my laptop back to the ps2 memory card so that it will still work and play when i go back to playing a game on the Sony PlayStation2.  Kinda like how i can plug my Verizon LG cellular phone from its charging port with the USB wall wart adapter to my laptop port and i can straight up just move/copy/transfer files around instantly and it still functions. **I've bought a PS2/PS3 memory card adapter unit from store and it did nothing, I tried on my friends PS3 to see if anything can be done there. thought for what I want/NEED it to do it WON'T so thats just a waste.  I've also seen somewhere someone posted a simple hack of a PS2 controller pinout to some other PC Port dunno if maybe can do similar for my purpose... pic included..

Question by KrAx    |  last reply


What 's Your Fave Console Game?

So as the title says, then what is your fave console game?It could be from any genre or any console and new or old.For mine it is:Ratchet and Clank - Platforming - PS2 This game is so much fun! Infact The whole series is FUN!I love platforming games, and this is my favourite one.The characters are so very well done. The Humour in the games is very good. And the gameplay is awsome!Its a Tough choice between R&C1and; R&C2.; Anyways what's your fave game?

Topic by Baron A    |  last reply


Does a PS2 Rock Band guitar controller work with the PS3 Guitar Hero games, and if so, how do I connect it?

A family friend had a PS2 Rock Band drum kit and guitar controller lying around, and I bought them off of him. The drums aren't a problem, but the guitar controller won't connect. I plugged in the USB transceiver, checked the batteries, checked the power switch, but it still won't connect. Any reasons?

Question by Joanassie  


Playlists! (What Games Are You Playing Now, part two)

OK, now give each game you're playing a score. Out of five, ten, whatever, I don't care.Halo 3 - Xbox 360 - 5/5Guitar Hero 2 - Xbox 360 - 5/5Guitar Hero 3 - Xbox 360 - 5/5Splinter Cell: Pandora Tomorrow - GameCube - 2/5Oh man, Ubi Shanghai really dropped the ball on Pandora Tomorrow. Also, it's the GameCube version. GameCube versions of Splinter Cell always suck.Splinter Cell: Chaos Theory for Xbox, soon hopefully (getting it cheap (used) off Amazon).

Topic by Aeshir    |  last reply