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18 Aug 2008
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ps3 controllers work on ps2???

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Heya! like loadsa people i got a 40gb ps3, that means no ps2 games. the worst thing about going back to my ps2 to play all my games, is the wired controller forcing me to sit on the floor.

 

does anybody know of anyway way to get the sixaxis or dualshock3 to work on the ps2. some kinda bluetooth adapter or anything. google is useless!

 

Kev

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dah, i thought i posted in the wrong zone, ok follow up question. are any of the 3rd party wireless controllers worth the effort? i somehow doubt it.
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Personally I always hated 3rd party devices, they always felt cheap and nasty. I'd just stick to a wired DualShock 2 for the PS2.
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I hate wired controllers, I always used to pull my PS2 off the desk. Now I can't even stand playing with the charging cable in on my PS3.
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Yeah i generally hate 3rd party shiz, methinks i might grab an extention for me old ps2.

cheers anyways lads!

Kev

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you can get a madcats wireless ps2 controller.i had one and there the closesst comfort to a ps3 controller and i think youd get one for cheap as mine was 15 euros 2 years ago
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kevinstrife wrote:

Yeah i generally hate 3rd party shiz, methinks i might grab an extention for me old ps2.

cheers anyways lads!

Kev


Yeah a USB extender would be the best solution :smileyhappy:

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James, your wrong, you can buy a wirless adapter for the ps2 wich picks up the bluetooth from the ps3 controller.
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On the back they say they work on PS2
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