Entries in 'bricked' (6)

3DS flash card accused of bricking systems

3DS flash card accused of bricking systems

Users who have attempted to use a specific 3DS flash card device have been left with a permanently broken console.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 20th 2014 at 2:43PM in News
Sony promises PS3 firmware 4.45 fix next week

Sony promises PS3 firmware 4.45 fix next week

A fix for the broken PS3 firmware released a few days ago will be released next week.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 21st 2013 at 3:59PM in News
Sony pulls PS3 4.45 firmware update amidst reports of bricked consoles

Sony pulls PS3 4.45 firmware update amidst reports of bricked consoles

The latest firmware for PS3 has been pulled by Sony.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 19th 2013 at 9:37AM in News
Latest PS3 update blocks accessories

Latest PS3 update blocks accessories

A number of third party devices have been rendered redundant following the release of Sony’s latest PS3 firmware update that, amongst other things, introduces some new security measures to combat ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 27th 2010 at 10:38AM in News

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Sony and SE ‘did nothing’ about bricked PS3s

Sony and SE ‘did nothing’ about bricked PS3s

PS3 manufacturer Sony and publisher Square Enix are being taken to court over claims that recent RPG release Final Fantasy XIII is causing the PlayStation console to stop working.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 6th 2010 at 11:39PM in News
Sony pulls 2.40 PS3 firmware update

Sony pulls 2.40 PS3 firmware update

Yesterday’s arrival of the PS3 2.40 firmware update was a moment of celebration for the hardcore PS3 gaming community – but seemingly widespread reports of potentially console-wrecking problems has seen ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 3rd 2008 at 11:01AM in News