PlayStation 3 firmware update 2.35 is now available. According to the US PlayStation Blog
, v2.35 is "a relatively minor update to improve stability of some PS3 titles." We're willing to wager a handful of stolen cars that "some PS3 titles" is a better way of saying Grand Theft Auto IV
, whose compatibility with older PS3 models has become a topic of discussion and a sore spot
for early adopters of Sony's console. An alleged Take-Two email yesterday
hinted at a Sony firmware update.
Download now and let us know if the game's technical hiccups (for those that had them) have been eradicated.Update:
As noted in the comments of the blog by Sony's Al de Leon, this upgrade does not
fix GTA IV
. Said de Leon, "I just want to clarify that this upcoming firmware update isn't related to GTA IV
. For those of you who may still have an issue playing the game on your PS3, we have identified a solution that should resolve the issue. You can contact SCEA Consumer Services for support."