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Dragon's Dogma - Where can I get a Gold Idol?

I'm playing the Dark Arisen version for PS3 So, I figured out the idols are important to get discounts and nice stuff on the shops, once you give them to the shop-owner as a gift. I know I can get ...
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Dark Souls 2 : The Scholar of the First Sin for PS3: DLC content on disc?

I was wondering if I could buy the Scholar of First Sin as preowned game. But before I do it, I want to make sure I have all the content, since these days the "one time use" policy is used by the ...
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Playstation Plus Instant Game Collection on same device, from multiple countries

TL;DR - Are "Instant Game Collection" games bound to your machine, or to your PSN account? I currently own a PS3 with an expired PS Plus subscription on a (Canadian) Account, and I have a bunch of ...
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Transfering PS3 HDD

I have an original launch PS3 that seems to break down a lot despite the minimal use it gets. The last time it crashed, I decided not to get it fixed again. It know has a 500gb HDD in it that I would ...
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Can you setup a PS3 without a controller?

I have just bought a used PS3 to use as a streaming media player. I've also bought a PS3 Blu-Ray remote (the one that looks like a TV remote) to use with it. The PS3 I bought didn't come with a PS3 ...
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Why does my console turn off when picking up the Ender Dragon's egg?

I killed the Ender Dragon, and proceeded to collect the egg. After collecting it safely with a piston, I went through the portal back to the Overworld. After the credits my game glitched and the PS3 ...
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Can you continue a save from the digital version with the disc version?

I have the digital PSN version of Dragon Age Origins on PS3 as a recent PS Plus title. If I were to start a game on this version and bought the retail "Ultimate Edition" of the game, which includes ...
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Can I transfer GTA V saves multiple times?

I have a ps4, but it reset. I want to transfer my saved GTA 5 data from a ps3 to a ps4. Is it possible to do this?
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How to transfer data from old HDD to new HDD for PS3 Super Slim?

I'm thinking of upgrading my PS3 HDD to a newer one, but so far I've seen tutorials on how to change the HDD but no information on how to transfer the games and data from my old HDD into the new one. ...
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Can I connect my PS3 to a monitor and output sound elsewhere?

I want to connect my PS3 to my monitor instead of my TV. When I searched this, I read somewhere that you can only connect the PS3 to a monitor with speakers and HDMI cable. Is that true? Does the ...
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SSD in PS3 Super Slim

I see many posts asking about replacing the HDD in PS3s, but nothing about SSDs. Given that the original PS3's 2006 release date was years before SSDs started to become mainstream, I could imagine ...
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Why can't I connect to PSN?

I have a PS3 that connects fine when using wired Ethernet, but when I connect to the same Router via Wifi, the PS3 obtains an IP address correctly, but fails to connect to the PSN. How do I get the ...
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Can I still get Skate 3 DLC on PS3?

So I'm little late on the whole console thing, since I got a PS3 almost a year after "The Last of Us" came out, because I felt I've missed out on a lot of great PS3 exclusives and PS3 prices rocketed ...
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Starting Grounded Mode+ on The Last of Us

Is there any way to start Grounded Mode Plus without completing Grounded Mode first? I really don't want to play the entire game twice in Grounded Mode. I heard that if you complete Normal Mode then ...
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Accessing previously purchased PSN copy of GTA V on new console

I purchased GTA V from the PlayStation Store and downloaded it to my PS3. I recently got another PS3. Can I put GTA V on it without having to pay for it again, and if so how do I do it?
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Is there a way to show in game time in minecraft

There are a few questions about writing a mod to tell the "in game time" in minecraft, but they all indicate a mod. I'm running MC on a PS3, if I can apply mods, I sure don't know how... Is there a ...
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Far Cry 4 Disc Install Issue

I'm still having issues installing the game off the disc. I have more than enough space and the disc isn't scratched but it keeps getting stuck at 63%. Any advice on how to get this to work? Really ...
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Unknown USB stick included with new ps3 controller

This may be obvious but I recently bought a PS3 controller and I also received a USB stick with two settings on it marked "RX" and "FC" - the latter has a small button next to it. No manual was ...
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What's the difference between GTA 5 on PS3 & 4

I am planning on purchase GTA V for my PS3 but I would like to know if there are any significant differences between the game on the PS3 & 4 and what they are. Also, will it have online ...
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how do I install a hard drive into my ps3? [duplicate]

Today I bought a 2.5inch sata hardrive and when I was going to switch the hard drive with a new one nothing was there. What do I have to do to install it in?
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Can I play night or community operations in PS3?

So I heard that Battlefield 4 has free maps for Playstation 3. I went to the store, and there really was Night Operations and Community Operations, freely downloadable. Installed it, but the problem ...
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How to live stream AW Zombies

I would like to be able to live stream AW Zombies to YouTube, but I don't know how. I don't have enough money to buy a recording device. I have contacted both other players and YouTube and they haven'...
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GTA Online, What happens if I DONT transfer my avatar?

I have GTA online on PS3. My avatar has a nice place and some decent cars. I just got a PS4 and GTA Online for it. I have a friend who has GTA:O on his PS3. I learned I can't play with him on the PS4 ...
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How can I move a borderlands 2 character to my profile on the PS3?

My brother has a character that I want, but I don't know how to get it onto my profile. He said that I can use it, but is there anyone that can help me link this character to my profile?
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Ps3 controller wont sync reset button does NOT work.

Ive tried plugging to laptop and reset Plugging to the wall and reset. Ive unplugged power to PlayStation and tried to restore it. Ive tried to sync to my other 2 PS3 no help Ive tried 6 ...
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Can I use downloaded games from my PS3 on PS4?

Please let me know because I just got a PS4 but can't open it until Christmas and when I open it I wanna log in with my account and play Minecraft.
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Why won't the cultist spawn?

I killed Golem, so I went to check my dungeon to defeat the lunatic cultist and when I get there I found nothing. Is there a glitch on PS3?
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Does the season pass include all Bioshock Infinite DLC?

I have Bioshock Infinite for the PS3 and I'm trying to complete the trophy list for that game. I see that the game has 3 DLCs with trophies, if I buy the DLCs separately I will spend about 35€ I ...
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PS3 controllers won't sync - nothing works, help!

Never had any issues with my PS3, worked flawlessy for years. And now, out of the blue, I come back from a vacation and my controllers won't sync. First it started by not being able to turn on the PS3 ...
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Why doesn't my PS3 screen fit the TV?

My PS3 screen seems to not want to fit the TV. I tried messing around with the displays and it doesn't help at all I even put it to 720 yeta with no results. How can I get it to fit?
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If I delete a game I downloaded, can I reinstall it later?

If I remove a game on my PS4 to save space, will I always have that game, even if it is a PS+ title and can always install it again?
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PS3 remote not working after shutting off PS3 during restore

I accidentally shut off my PS3 when it was restoring and now my remote control won't work. Please help me.
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DualShock 3 usability on PS4

Does anyone know if DualShock 3 controllers are usable for PS4? i.e. if the PS3 controllers are forward compatible. KR,
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Will DCUO trophies pop as soon as I get Legendary?

If I complete feats required for trophies, (e.g. get a platinum in a race, or reach level 10 with a tank) and then buy a legendary membership, will the trophies pop? There are ways to cheat ps3 ...
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Which of the games that are included in the Metal Gear Solid Legacy Collection are download codes?

Which games are included in the Metal Gear Solid Legacy Collection as download codes? Given that the collection was released a couple of years back, do those codes have expiration dates?
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New HDD for my PS3 Super Slim 12 GB

I have a PS3 Super Slim with 12 GB of flash. I need to expand its storage to install games. I still haven't bought the HDD, but I wanted to ask, since I can't seem to find the answer anywhere, if I ...
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Dragon's Dogma Dark Arisen german to english language

I have a doubt regarding the German version of Dark Arisen. I'm interested in buying it here, for PS3, in Germany, but I am afraid it comes only with German Language. I know that some games set the ...
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1 of my PSN accounts was lost is it recoverable as well as it's DLC's? [duplicate]

I feel like an idiot, but I had 2 PSN accounts on my PS3 which had all my online games. The other had all my money but recently I got a free DLC on my game account and my account with my money was ...
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Playstation Online Store & D.M.R.ights

DMR. Digital Media Rights - correct? If you own a PS4 and download full games on the PS.Store, like I have for at least three games I've purchased. When does that ownership expire? The answer should ...
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DCUO Trophies on the PS3 for free players

When DCUO was part of Sony trophies did not pop for free players. But now that DCUO is owned by daybreak, do the trophies pop? I heard once that Sony does not allow trophies for free to play games, ...
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Can I download a specific Mass Effect game from The Mass Effect Trilogy?

So, I want to buy Mass Effect Trilogy but I don't have that much space on my ps3. (I want to buy the game digital) So, can I download the games individual? or do I have to download the 33 gb with the ...
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Are there any HDMI Ethernet Channel-enabled consoles?

Is any of the current or previous generation consoles have HDMI Ethernet Channel-enabled ?
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Buzzing bees in my manor in Skyrim are driving me nuts - how do I get rid of them … permanently? [duplicate]

I assume there is no possible way to edit a completed manor wing built in Skyrim, and I made the mistake of adding a greenhouse wing. Now I have bees overrunning that half of the manor, and the ...
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Transfering ps3 psn account to ps4

I know we can have same psn account on ps3 and ps4 but after transfering to ps4 can I still play my ps3 games online?
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How can someone help me beat a Boss in Dark Souls Co-Op?

I thought that by using the White Sign Soapstone I will summon someone to help me beat a boss, I did beat a boss like that but instead of he helping me, it was like I was helping him. I appear as a ...
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What external hard drive specifications are supported on PS3?

Since I have a pretty small (40GB) hard drive on my PS3 I was planning on buying an external hard drive for some extra storage. I'm looking at a 2.5", 1TB, 5400 rpm Seagate Expansion with a USB 3.0 ...
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Destiny storage solution

Activision are offering a storage solution to those affected by TTK(The Taken King) update, for those with only 20GB storage. What is this solution?
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Can I transfer Destiny: The Taken King from PlayStation 4 to PlayStation 3?

I have a digital copy of the PlayStation 4 version of Destiny: The Taken King: Legendary Edition. Is it possible to transfer the taken king to my PlayStation 3?
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Reset button killed my control pad

While not paying attention, I accidentally reset the new controller for our PlayStation. Now, when I connect it with the cable, it displays the message 'unknown USB device connected'. How can I fix ...
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Do we need to upgrade a PS/Xbox in the same sense as computers needs to?

Like, Graphic cards, hard disk, sound, etc. that we do in PC in order to play newer games?