Question about Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

1 Answer

I have had a PS3 for 8 months and MLB 10 the Show for 3 months. I only play franchise mode. Going into year 3 it freezes when I hit square to manage roster. This is the screen where it gives me position breakdowns and number of players at each position for each level. Even when I tried to sim thru the offseason which I didn't want to do it freezes completely. I have shut off the system four times and it still does it. This completely stops me from proceeding to the next season in my franchise in the game. I only want to play franchise mode and I don't want to start a new franchise to have it freeze again there. It is the whole reason I play sports games. It is also the only game I play. I have no problems watching blu-ray or any other problems I can see. I have maybe 15 movie files saved from the show ... is it lack of memory?? ... the game was a little dirty so I carefull wiped it and it looks clean. It still freezes. ...Please help.

Posted by on

  • mpforsberg Jul 16, 2010

    This was concise and helpgul. Thanks, I will contact Sony about the heat sink issue since it was in an open area.

×

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Master
  • 4,889 Answers

The problem is not related to memory. My guess is the PS3 is over heating. Reasons include
1)You have placed it in a closed place(tv cabinet etc.,). If yes then move it to a location that is open and has no enclosures.
2)Your heat sink compound is dried up. A common fault in PS3s. If the unit is under warranty sony should fix it for you free of cost.

Posted on Jul 14, 2010

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Playing MLB the Show on PS3. Game loads fine, franchise I've been playing loads fine. But once I try to play a game, bar starts as game loads then game cuts off and goes to main PS3 screen.


Is your CD dirty or does it have any cracks? It might just be the problem. Otherwise, it could be corrupt game data. Clean the disc, if it still doesn't work I'd try deleting the game utility data and re-downloading it. Hope this helps in some way or another.

Apr 19, 2012 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

1 Answer

When I edit the roster in franchise mode it won't continue it skips also announcers are late


the disk might be scratch or you may want to buy a disk cleaner it is a cd that will clean the ps2 so it runs better just like it did when it was new

Jul 21, 2009 | Sony MLB '08: The Show

1 Answer

It gets to the main screen and as soon as i press start it freezes


Same thing happens on mine. It sucks. One thing you can do though is unplug your internet connection then play. It will play then but with no internet capabilities

Mar 28, 2009 | Sony MLB 07 The Show

1 Answer

Ps 3 problems with game play madden 08 franchise mode


This sounds like you might have a dirty lens. clean your ps3's lens with any CD/DVD cleaner kit and then try to play the game again.

Feb 13, 2009 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

1 Answer

Ps3 mlb the show 08


Yeah....its not the system. Its the game obvisouly. Check the CD for scratches. If there is, but a new one.

Oct 05, 2008 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

1 Answer

Madden 09


When I first started the game I think remember downloading a update. But I think it was a roster update. How do you download the up date?

This is a three man franchise league. When we got to week 17 of the first season and played our games, that was the last time the franchise would save. After reaching the playoffs playing my game the franchise would not save at all. It would freeze up. Then if you try to simulate the playoffs. It would freeze up. After playing with it we were able to get to the end, but when advancing to the off-season it would freeze up. Finally, figured out when we got to pro bowl to save it and it worked no freeze-ups. We were able to advance to the off season after that, did all off-season stuff and got to the preseason. Now when trying to simulate preseason it will freeze up. What the heck.

Sep 17, 2008 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

2 Answers

Mlb 2k8


does youre video game have any scratches if so that might be the problem you can email at kilamike3@gmail.com to get more info about this to get the exact name of the product how to apply it and were to get it

Aug 07, 2008 | 2K Games Major League Baseball 2K8 for...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console Logo

Related Topics:

17 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Sony Video Game Consoles & Games Experts

shaun taylor

Level 3 Expert

1525 Answers

marley mcelhinney

Level 3 Expert

490 Answers

juanmireles1

Level 2 Expert

214 Answers

Are you a Sony Video Game Console and Game Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...