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Sony's New Trophy Patent: A Reason to be Excited

IGN - PSone and PS2 Classics, as well as Minis and older PS3 games, don't have Trophies. Sony's new patent would allow that problem to be rectified. We explore the possibilities.

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guitarded771226d ago

Man... I hope they're not blowing smoke about this patent. It would be amazing to have trophies for FF VII, and Resistance Fall of Man would be begging for another play through.

xXBlondieVanHarlowXx1226d ago

I just played through Resistance:FOM on christmas. Split-screen co-oped it with a couch buddy lol, still as fun as ever. I'm really hoping Sony keep Resistance1 in mind if this patent moves forward. If Heavenly Sword and Assassin's Creed would get trophy support aswell,,, then i would be one happy blonde.

BladerunnerZX1226d ago

Resistance Fall of Man needs trophies !

kreate1226d ago

Than I should stop playing classics or old ps3 games until this feature is implemented.

pansenbaer1226d ago

Metal Gear Solid 4 anyone?

KwietStorm1226d ago

..? It already has trophies. Am I misunderstanding what you're saying?

MariaHelFutura1226d ago

I literally was going to write that exact same sentence.

MestreRothN4G1226d ago

When he reads this reply, his embarrassment will be 100% undertaken by his happiness. Lol

pansenbaer1225d ago

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This guy gets it. Sorry guys, I guess I'm not as in the loop as I used to be :(

shoddy1226d ago

Great incentive to play old games again.

My trophies level 11.

kingPoS1226d ago (Edited 1226d ago )

I'm guessing Sony also use this to making sure you actually earned the trophies you have. I've seen a few dubious trophy list's with 100%'s. A lot of them had time stamps that didn't match up.

Who knows maybe this has something to do with ps4 & Gaikai, ps3 or both.

InMyOpinion1226d ago

They need a patent to do that?

MariaHelFutura1226d ago

You need a patent to do anything in corporate land.

kingPoS1226d ago (Edited 1226d ago )

You'd be surprised how broken the patent system is. Sometimes you need a patent just so you can operate under on your own principle.

guitarded771226d ago

Damned lawyers make it so.

KwietStorm1226d ago

Apple has a patent on the angular appearance of the corners around not only the square app icons in their GUI, but the shape of their iPad itself. Patent...on a shape. Yea.

kreate1226d ago (Edited 1226d ago )

And thats how samsung got pwned .... whose next?

I wish I could of patented the 'circle'and 'square' shape.

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