Remote Play compatibility list

Discussion in 'PS Vita - Hacking & Homebrew' started by icegod, Feb 24, 2012.

  1. icegod

    icegod Member

    Apr 15, 2007
    Since I couldn't find a list of which game are compatible with Homer49 hack to play any ps3 game through remote play, I decided to start one of my own.

    For those who don't know about this hack, follow these steps:
    You need:​

    * PS Vita
    * PS3 (with CFW 3.55)
    * USB Cable (provided with PS Vita) to register the vita to the PS3
    * Wi-Fi network to use the remote-play at home
    * Install multiman on PS3

    1) Register your PS Vita as “mobile phone” on PS3
    2) Remote play on PS3
    3) Choose how you want to connect for remote play on PS Vita.
    3) Start multiman on PS3
    4) Charge the game

    Games that work:

    Civilization Revolution (internal hdd)
    Dragon ball Raging Blast (external hdd)
    Pro Evolution Soccer 2011 (external hdd)
    Silent Hill Homecoming (external hdd)
    Sonic 4 episode 1 (PSN Game) (Internal hdd, Edit SFO to enable remote play*)

    Games that won't work:
    Afrika (External hdd, reboots to xmb)
    Fifa 09 (internal hdd, gives an "not compatible with remote play error", can't seem to edit the SFO file)
    Fifa 2011 (external hdd, crashes ps3)
    Fifa 2012 (PSN, external hdd, gives an "not compatible with remote play error", even after editing SFO file)
    Pro Evolution Soccer 2009 (internal hdd, hangs at the loading screen)
    WWE legends wrestlemania (Internal hdd, screen goes black at the opening cutscene, you can still hear the sound)

    Feel free to post your results here. I will test more games in the next days.
  2. TheHack97

    TheHack97 Newbie

    Feb 26, 2012
    Bioshock - Working
    Alice: Madness Returns - Working
    GTA IV - Working but with audio problems
    Little Big Planet 2 - Not working, freeze with black screen

    i will try some other games soon
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  3. Yatashi Strife

    Yatashi Strife GBAtemp Fan

    May 31, 2008
    United States
    The Void
    I tried naruto ultimate ninja storm 2 and the snes9x emulator so far and it ran without a hitch. its really cool but the input lag ruins it right now.
  4. giavol

    giavol GBAtemp Regular

    Dec 23, 2011
    would it be possible to make an application for a PC to stream the games directly to ps vita?
  5. Un4tural

    Un4tural GBAtemp Regular

    Sep 13, 2009
    in theory yes, but it won't be done by sony (i can bet all of my hair they wouldn't do that) and if it will get made by some guy in a shed, it will take a fairly long time plus will probably be buggy, also might require a CFW on vita side, i am not sure how exactly the streaminging works on ps3 to vita, but it will probably need keys of some sort...

    You can stream them to your tablet or laptop though, i know i saw the software for it... again, you'd need an app on vita for it(unless it could use native vita's remote play) plus software on PC... I would love such feature though.
  6. giavol

    giavol GBAtemp Regular

    Dec 23, 2011
    I don´t know to much about the ps 3 but i think it is possible to use the native ps vita remote play. We only need to find out what kind of data the ps 3 transfers to the vita ,and since you already mentioned that you can use a tablet to play ps 3 games we should be able to find it on the net.

    So the shed coder(cool username) might be a good alternative.
  7. Un4tural

    Un4tural GBAtemp Regular

    Sep 13, 2009
    i meant you can stream PC games to tablet or laptop, i never tried to do that with PS3's remote play thing, as my ps3 isn't on a CFW which makes me sad, as i get on it few times a week and i need to update pretty much every bloody time i turn it on and it is just troublesome as i only play GRID and GTA4 now and again...

    Also, from the looks of it ps3 just streams games to vita and uses vita's controls, same thing as streaming to a tablet/laptop from your gaming desktop, but it still is a relatively new thing... I doubt vita does much actual video AI/physics calculations... just outputs what it receives onto screen...
  8. manias

    manias GBAtemp Maniac

    Aug 7, 2007
    Exactly, so you need the ps3 to do all the work. And the vita-ps3 connection is encrypted so probably it will not ever work without hacked firmware etc. It's not as simple as sniffing what packets the ps3 and vita are exchanging unfortunately :)
  9. Langin

    Langin HI! ^O^

    Jul 29, 2008
    The Hague
    Can somebody test final fantay xiii and xiii-2 for me?

    When a new cfg comes and I have my ps3 back... YEAH!
  10. FluBBa

    FluBBa Advanced Member

    Jan 16, 2004
    Search for Open Remote Play, used to work like a charm until Sony found out and contaminated the stream unless the MAC address was registered as a unit on the PS3.
  11. TesseractE

    TesseractE Newbie

    Apr 4, 2012
    United States
    Sorry, they don't work.

    Also, VAIO laptops have a Remote Play program pre-loaded.
  12. lukasic

    lukasic Member

    Apr 15, 2012
    Hueco Mundo
    This is really the only reason i regret buying my 3DS :(
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