Category PS3 Guides and Tutorials       Thread starter akela1979       Start date Nov 5, 2016 at 7:13 PM       112,366       194            
For those who haven't been following the PlayStation 3 scene lately, now you can run PS3 game backups on official Firmware (OFW) 4.70 consoles without any ODE and IDPS using the game injection method detailed below.

This is a bit reminiscent of the PS4 PSN Trick to Unlimited Share Games and PS4 Russian Jailbreak Method using a Raspberry Pi.

To quote from tukil, roughly translated: Starting backup on PS3 OFW 4.70 Tutorial

Now you can run backup games on the PS3 OFW 4.70 consoles without any ODE and IDPS.

What you will need:
1. Open archive GAME_CONVERT.zip any archive and extract packed inside GAME_CONVERT folder at any convenient place, preferably close to the root of the drive (NOT the folder path should be long and contain Cyrillic characters and other signs such as @ & () "/ [\ ]:;! | =,)

2. If you have downloaded the game in an ISO you need to unpack it or mount a virtual drive. Of all the files we need only PS3_GAME folder, copy it to GAME_CONVERT. This also unpack the archive GAME_CONVERT.zip, containing script-BAT and utility make_npdata. As a result, you should get this:

GAME_CONVERT.png

3. We go in and check out there PS3_GAME presence LICDIR folder. If not, then read a spoiler:

Creating PS3_GAME \ LICDIR \ LIC.DAT
Spoiler
4. Run CONVERT.BAT, continue to enter the name of our future in the game folder NPEBXXXXX format (where XXXXX any five-digit number), click the interval, waiting ... After the completion of the script, next to the other files will be almost finished with the game folder.

5. It's time to unpack the patch (s). If the patch is not one, then you need to unpack them all and merge into a single folder, from smallest to largest, while agreeing with the replacement.

6. Copy EBOOT.BIN file from the patch to the folder USRDIR our converted games. Editing, if needed, PARAM.SFO. (Change the version of the game, and the firmware on the exact same as in PARAM.SFO patch)

7. Finished the game folder and the folder with the patch throws in "TrueAncestor BACKUP Injector \ game" and create a backup for instructions. Something like this should look ready patch folder and games.

igra.jpg

To quote from ErikPshat via akela1979, roughly translated:

PS3 OFW RePack (ISO2PKG)

1. Insert the flash drive in the PS3 or an external HDD, formatted in FAT32.

2. Go to "System Settings> Backup Utility" and create a backup copy.

3. To unpack (* .pkg) use PkgView v1.3

PS3 PKGView v1.3.png

4. To add a game to use the backup TrueAncestor BACKUP Injector v1.70

5. Drag a folder with numbers "PS3 \ EXPORT \ BACKUP \ 000000000000" in "TrueAncestor_BACKUP_Injector_v1.70 \ backup" folder

6. Folders with the unpacked game move to folder "TrueAncestor_BACKUP_Injector_v1.70 \ game"
  • [NPXX00000] - The game itself
  • [BLXX00000] - Patch
  • DLC (if present)
7. Run injector.exe and Recompiling BACKUP with the game (carry out points "1", "3", "S")

TrueAncestor BACKUP Injector2.png

8. Restoring a backup to the PS3

:arrow: Sample test games by akela1979, to quote roughly translated:

Direct download [OFW] PS3 games via P2P and simply share the dumps

Discussion of the dumping programs for games relevant topics: Starting backups on PS3 OFW 4.70 - tool for injection PS3 games console OFW

1. Insert the flash drive in the PS3 or an external HDD, formatted in FAT32.
2. Go to "System Settings> Backup Utility" and create a backup copy.
3. To add a game to use the backup TrueAncestor BACKUP Injector v1.70.
4. Drag a folder with numbers "PS3 \ EXPORT \ BACKUP \ 000000000000" in the folder "TrueAncestor_BACKUP_Injector_v1.70 \ backup".
5. Folders with the unpacked game move to folder "TrueAncestor_BACKUP_Injector_v1.70 \ game".
  • [NPXX00000] - The game itself
  • [BLXX00000] - Patch
6. Run injector.exe and Recompiling BACKUP game items carry a "1", "3", "S".
7. Restoring a backup to the PS3.

Downloads
Finally, below are some older videos on the PS3 SuperSlim / Slim Jailbreak OFW 4.70 Method by tomy azura steanly and one from dylan pantinople for those seeking a visual demonstration:

PS3 Game Backups on OFW 4.70 Consoles Without ODE and IDPS Guide.jpg
 

Comments

PSXHAX

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Thanks for sharing the news here too @akela1979 I'll mainpage it for PS3 users now (y)

Also @B7U3 C50SS I did the best I could with it... for the GAME_CONVERT.zip I linked to their download attachment as I don't have an account there to mirror that file.
 

PSXHAX

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Freaking AWESOME to both you and @SorenAlke! :D

I will mirror them in the first post, as I try not to use attachments here much because it makes database backups take forever :p
 

PSXHAX

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Anything that doesn't require ODE's is fan-freakin-tastic news to me... screw wasting $$$ on stuff that should be free to the scene! :cool:


 

PSXHAX

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Well, the original post was from October 16th and OFW 4.81 came out on the 31st... so I guess someone would need to try it and see if Sony blocked this recently. o_O
 

ikhsaint

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By the way in my country, indonesia, there is many peoples can inject PS3 PSN Game on OFW 4.81 . . . . . and it's safe to online.

Maybe someone here know how to do that?
 
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