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January 18th, 2004, 00:14
I have a question. How can I make a Playstaton 2 game to a rom file? Please help me!!!

Jet Set Willy
January 18th, 2004, 00:26

You can not play Playstation 2 games with an emulator on your PC. It doesn't matter what format the game disc is in - carve it into a block of wood if you must - it won't run on any hardware bar the Playstation 2 itself.

January 18th, 2004, 02:32
Last time I checked there was no such thing as a Playstation 2 rom...

January 18th, 2004, 03:19
even at that it would be as simple as telling WinISO to do a sector type read on the PS 2 disc and make an image... right?

January 18th, 2004, 04:27
Originally posted by Robzilla@Jan 17 2004, 05:32 PM
Last time I checked there was no such thing as a Playstation 2 rom...

Anyone can make a PS2 rom, running it on your PC is a whole different story.

January 18th, 2004, 04:55
Not False, just disguised truth.

That and the fact that noone I know, or anyone in the emulation community called PS2 images ROMS. That's usally saved for the old generation console, and arcade images.

What I should have said was"Last time I checked, noone called ps2 images ROMS" excuse me for my ignorance.

January 18th, 2004, 05:27
Oh, I took your correction of identification as stupidity.

Yes, you should have said that. That makes your sentence clear, anyone reading your original response would think you meant exactly what I thought you meant.

January 18th, 2004, 05:44
robzilla is a dumbass

leave it be

January 18th, 2004, 06:08
Thanks, I love you too.

January 18th, 2004, 09:39
To avoid such strugles let's just call Playstation disk images as "Playstation Roms". We will provide the definition to each person asking at every thread.

Problem solved.

El Fugitivo
January 18th, 2004, 21:56
We're going to call them something that we know to be incorrect so as not to confuse people who know nothing about the subject. That makes no sense.

January 18th, 2004, 21:57
Any better suggestions?

January 19th, 2004, 03:13
call them images, thats what they are, mabey not ISO images per say, but they are a disc image......

January 19th, 2004, 06:12
It is a confusion for some people, so calling them ISOs or Images is much better.