PLAYSTATION 3 (PS3)The Mystery Behind PS3’s Sometimes Mandatory...
MultiplayerBlog - April 1, 2008
Submitted by llonesmiz (508)
at 1:26PM PST on April 1, 2008
Figuring out why some games require these installs has been like pulling teeth. Publishers don't want to talk about it, and Sony won't come clean for them.
We've been getting close to an answer, and everything comes back to a developer spending enough time to understand the unique characteristics of Blu-ray. It’s Blu-ray's "fault," but not because it's slow tech. It's just different tech.