PlayStation 2 (PS2)

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As i have mentioned previously in the Ps2ident news, the PlayStation 2 community is still very active these days and more proof of that arises as developer nokiajavi has updated Android version of Jlojch to version 2.13. With this ps2 utility you can see the list of games comparability with HDLoader, USBetreme, ESR, Open PS2 Loader & PCSx2. Jlojch also comes in the form of a PC tool as well, more details can be seen in the source link​
PlayStation 2 developer @sp193 did not just provide a recent update to the PS2 HDD Checker but also the PlayStation 2 Identification Tool (PS2Ident). This app works by dumping the PS2 ROM chips and MECHACON NVRAM and takes that data to identify different aspects about your console. Another great tool and update from the PS2 Community that is still very much active in 2017.​
PS2 developer @sp193 who is one of the driving forces behind PS2 development and responsible for many contributions in the PS2 community, now has an update to one of the devs popular utility for the PlayStation 2. PS2 HDD Checker v0.941 has been made available on the projects official page, Test the health of your PS2 HDD with this easy to use utility from SP193's collection.
Following the source code release of SCEDoormat_NoME Rel.3 developer @krHACKen also posted another utility for the PS2 Community ID_Dumper. this PS2 ELF will dump iLink IDs, CDVD keys (DNAS & SUD), and the PS2HDD ID and more, View how to use instructions and more information about this development utility from krHACKen.​
The PS2 Development continues as Maximus32 has released Ps2Linux v3.8 , this updates provides a number of changes and improvements such as ethernet speed improvements along with MAC spoofing ablities. Also new changes that have been made to the 3.8 kernel are also back-ported to the 2.6 kernel. Plus additional changes to this recent update to Ps2Linux .​
PS2 Developer krHACKen has dropped by the PSX-Place forums and decided to release the Source Code to one his very useful utility SCEDoormat NoME ( MECHACON emulation) is a DMCA compliant software that allows you to convert an ELF to a FELP file, which then possesses the ability to run from an HDD. Now others can see what this developer states is messy but functional code, checkout all the details about the source code release and also details about latest version of R3 included:
The 1-TeraByte HDD limitation, which had plagued the PS2, has finally been resolved
(The best PS2 news youve heard in years has just arrived)

This will be invaluable when 1TB internal drives disappear from store shelves
Which is closer to becoming a reality than you might think.
Download available at the bottom of this page... Enjoy
I know we will all eventually need this ;) -Thank You SP193
We have been waiting for 8 years, 8 months, 4 weeks, and 1 day for this epic news.
(For those keeping count thats 3,195 days, since SnesStation was last updated.)

This developer deserves all the thanks that our community can muster, folks.
I for one, wont be letting another day go by without testing it out myself.
Download available at the original release thread, or right here.
Now kick back and enjoy some of your old favorites...
New Emulator Updates hit the PS2 Homebrew Community as PS2 developer Jum drops version 2.0 of ColemPS2. The ColecoVision emulator comes with massive improvements as now its been coded to run off CD (making it compatible with OPL ) with an impressive 95% compatibility rate for the ColecoVision library. A huge thanks should go to "UniqueUserName" for drawingup new intrest in this emulator that has improved dramatically. View all the details
PlayStation 2 developer SP193 did not just stop with updating PS2Ident, the developer has also released an update to Free Memory Card Boot (FMCB) v1.951, this update like the recent ps2indent updates code for support to the latest PS2SDK revisions. Also fixed USB device support and several other changes are made in this update to FMCB. Also the Installer has matured to v0.971 with a new button legend,