Sony have just confirmed that the free version 2.40 firmware upgrade for the PS3 is available from the first week of July including limited in-game XMB access, PS3 gaming trophies and the friends list capacity will double to 100 Friends. The release date of the 2.40 firmware upgrade is July 2 and from past experience we anticipate 2.41 will be available a day later covering ‘bug fixes‘ and ‘compatibility issues‘. Rumble fans will also be happy that the Playstation 3 DUALSHOCK 3 Sixaxis Controller will be available to pick up from stores on the same day.
Games announced to support trophies include:-
- BUZZ! – Quiz TV
- MotorStorm – Pacific Rift
- NBA 09
- PixelJunk Eden
- Resistance 2
- SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs Confrontation