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Code displayed over my ps3 xmb, affects gameplay

When I turn on my system (4 month old ps3 (40gb), with HDMI cable to a 40" Bravia X-series, no internet connection), the cross media bar displays what appears to be programming code in a flouresent green, just flickering in the background. During gameplay (Fallout3, Saints row2); Invisible walls show up as solid objects, some trees & npc's grow square edged branches which reach to the horizon (which can be walked through, but not shot through). These growths can sometimes cover the entire screen, reducing visibility to a calidescope of black, greys & blues. visibility zero. Turn character 180 degrees, perfect picture. All started a 5-6 weeks ago, with lag & then freezing during assasins creed, as well as lag in civilisation revoloution. No problems with dvd's or blu-ray. Please help!?!? My baby is sick :(

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