- Created: 05 June 2006
- Written by CKemu
A lot is going on at the moment, behind the scenes - quietly in dark dank corners of the world, zerofrog barely ever blinking is re-writing the eeREC and vuREC...
Whilst this incredibly laborious process continues, we have something for you to all enjoy!:
Hot Shots Contest!
Submit the very finest screenshot you can produce via the current 0.9 release of PCSX2, whether it be some spectacular vista of a 3D landscape, you defeating the end boss of a game, pulling off a perfect combo, or simply the funniest glitch you've found, we want it and we want to be amazed!
The 1st, to 5th place entries will get their shot and name immortalized on the PCSX2 website, but not only that, the overall winner will get a Universal PS2 Controller Adapter Provided by the fantastic guys over at SpelKontroll
- Converts any PS/PS2 game controller for use on Xbox, Gamecube or PC USB.
- Supports vibration feedback (XBox/GC/PC USB).
- Works with steering wheels, joysticks.
- Is compatible with PS/PS2 dance mat which can be converted to use on XBOX or GC consoles.
Rules and additional information
- A maximum of two entries per person.
- All entries must be posted before the end of this month 30 June 2006. No late entries will be considered.
- Fake, or other bogus images will automatically disqualify you from the contest
- Images can be taken from any available GS plugin, no image smaller than 640x480. Please make sure only GS window is captured, we DO NOT want to see your desktop! Fullscreen would be a good option!
- Winners Prize is NOT refundable/exchangeable.
- No email entries will be accepted, all images must be attached in a reply to the official thread.
Judging will take place during the first week of July, where by 10 images will be chosen, and posted on the forums, for everyone to vote for. The 5 most voted for will get their image and name on the site, and the 1st place entry will be awarded the adapter! Please be around during this time as a judge will contact you to arrange delivery of the adapter!
Good luck to everyone!
Visit SpelKontroll for great deals on adapters, PSPs and other games related material!
- Created: 01 June 2006
- Written by CKemu
We're back!! Over the past three weeks you may of noticed that this site was nothing more than some panties with a BBL sign (didn't saqib's body look hawt ) or a daft reference to PCSX3!
Well the old site was horribly broken and had a variety of flaws, so myself and the hardworking Falcon4ever ripped the site down to give you this new one! Voila! We hope you like.
A variety of new features and improvements have been impl4mented, I shall just list a few:
- Compat list is paginated - reducing load, makes browsing faster to!
- Compat list is searchable!
- Greatly reduced load times
- No framesets - We all hated them, now they're no more!
- No Popups - No security warnings, flashier to behold, and neater.
- Clearer navigation, with multi tier menus, plain text navigation for easy translation!
One key feature is the return of the Donate button
The site has full Firefox support, however there are some 'minor' flaws with IE at present (just making IE6 actually comply was fun enough!), which will be sorted very soon.
Be sure you check out Downloads>Videos for two new videos, and check there regularly for new footage!
We now also have a working screenshots system on the sites Backend, we shall be running a mini competition on the forums for everyone to submit their 'sexiest' screenshot, the best shots will go into the sites screenshot section, with your name immortalized More info on that soon.
Finally a massive thanks to the testing team, the devs and poor old Falcon4ever, whom I nagged to death day and night!
- Created: 03 April 2006
- Written by CKemu
Yes folks PCSX2 0.9 is here, by no means gracefully, but it is here!
You can now enjoy PCSX2 0.9 a faster and more compatible PS2 emulator, it's been a year since 0.8.1 was released so you will see many dramatic changes!
Many games are now going ingame, and some are even playable (check out games like Disgaea, or Silent Hill 4!)
On behalf of all the team I would like to say a big HELLO to linuzappz, and a large thank you for everything he's done for us prior to him leaving the team!
Given the site troubles over the past 24 hours, I can assure you that myself and several devs right now are totally bald from ripping our hair out!
Thus the download is being hosted off site, and some aspects of the site may still be broken, we're working on this, but please give us some time!
NOTE: There will be no Linux build for a good few weeks! so apologies to all linux users!
NOTE: PLEASE READ THE HELP FILE BEFORE RUNNING PCSX2!
IF YOU DOWNLOADED BEFORE 03/04/06 13:15 GMT PLEASE REDOWNLOAD
Until the site is working properly again we cannot host it locally, so use either of these 2 mirrors:
- Created: 26 March 2006
- Written by Saqib
Update to the "Software Expo at FAST-NU" news posted previously. PCSX2 won the Grand Prize! - Best software out of 48-50 entries! It had an audience of 200 in just two days!
Congratulations to all the Beta-Testers, developers and of course the public who support us! You guys made this possible! So thank you everyone!
This one goes out to Linuzappz, [RO]man and GoldFinger ! ( Time to make a return )
- Created: 07 March 2006
- Written by CKemu
PCSX2 Beta v0.9 is going to be on display at FAST-NU Lahore, Pakistan by Saqib Akhtar (One of the main developers) on the 24th and 25th of March, 2006.
PSEmu.pl run by the respected and fine admin winter_mute, will be providing the official Polish language forums for the PCSX2 project!
Some of you may of been expecting a release the end of last month, this was the original intention of the team, but recent changes caused compat issues and needed further in depth testing. The aim is to get a release out soon, but how soon depends on various major changes!
Some of these changes if fixed and tested to be 'stable' will provide a good deal of ....well dare I say it... speed!