UPDATE: is down. Use until the situation is resolved.

PS3HEN (HEN stands for Homebrew ENabler) is a recent exploit THAT WORKS ON ALL PS3 MODELS (YES! ALL models including Superslim, Slim and PHAT models). It adds new functions to 4.89.1 HFW (Hybrid Firmware), transforming it into *almost* a CFW (Custom Firmware) or very close to it.

Among the features you can run Homebrews, HAN, JB rips, burnt PS3 games discs, PSXISO, BDISO, Discless games, load VSH plugins, and do many things more!!!

More info @ PSX-PLACE

** Requires 4.89.1 HFW (Hybrid Firmware) installed for for HEN 3.1.1 ***
** Or 4.88.1 HFW (Hybrid Firmware) installed for HEN 3.0.3 ***
** Or 4.87.1 HFW (Hybrid Firmware) for HEN 3.0.2 ***
** Or 4.86.1 HFW (Hybrid Firmware) for HEN 3.0.1 ***

For HEN 4.89 use the HEN Auto Installer or the official site

Tutorial for auto-HEN by Coro @ PSX-PLACE

For CFW installation on PS3 fat & slims compatible use: PlayStation 3 Toolset 1.2.004 by @bguerville
BGToolset now only supports all FW versions (CEX/DEX) from 4.80 to 4.89

Use the Easy Auto Installer from to install the exploit.
(Just set the homepage of the PS3 browser to one of these links. Follow the video for the rest of the steps)

Tutorial Video: PS3 HEN – New Easy Installation Method (installation process in 2 minutes)


Download + Info: PS3HEN 3.1.1 for HFW 4.89

What’s new in PS3HEN v3.1.1?

Payload Changes
- HOTFIX: Updated HEN_REV to 0×0311
Resource Changes
- Replaced explore_plugin.sprx with OFW version, 4.89 only (Replacement is needed to make sure the old one is overwritten on dirty 4.89 installs)
- (4.89) Removed unused RCO files that match OFW (explore_category_psn.rco, explore_category_video.rco, wboard_plugin.rco, xmb_ingame.rco, xmb_plugin_normal.rco)
- (4.89) Temporarily fixed display issues with Trophies, Package Manager (it does currently work, but stutters on sub-menu, and has broken icon until HEN enabled), and other XMB items. This fix may have improvements, moving forward.

What’s new in PS3HEN v3.1.0?

HEN Plugin Changes
- Updated To Support 4.89 HFW
- Added act.dat Backup/Restore feature (thanks bucanero)
Payload Changes
- Updated To Support 4.89 HFW
* COBRA PS3MAPI Changes: Updated To Identify 4.89 Firmware
Resource Changes
- Added Dump PSID option to HFW Tools
- Added Toggle Automatic Update option to HFW Tools
- Updated text on Theme Selector in HFW Tools
- Added new icons for updated HFW Tools options (thanks xps3riments)
- Updated RCO files to fix display issues with 4.89 only (thanks sandungas)
- explore_plugin_full.rco MD5: 44292838814555627FC8F9F9CB632CD8
- software_update_plugin.rco MD5: D1FAF469796E6894AA1CECCFAC7895EF
- Updated layout_grid_table files for 480p and 272p to fix display issues in Remote Play with 4.89 only (thanks sandungas)

Posted in Brewology | 6 Comments »

bubfred says:

Nice! This is a long waited for Exploit! Many thanks for the coders work!

April 28th, 2019 at 3:11 am

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May 10th, 2019 at 11:13 pm
iklou11 says:

Here is a great list of games for ps3hen

A Boy and His Blob |NPEB02164|ENG/EUR/RUS

Abyss Odyssey |NPEB01910/NPUB31397|C00|ENG/EUR
Adam’s Venture: Chronicles |NPEB00872/NPEB02323|C00|ENG/EUR
Adventure Time: Explore the Dungeon Because I DON�T KNOW! |NPUB31282|ENG
Adventure Time: The Secret of the Nameless Kingdom |NPUB31523|ENG
Amy |NPEB00768|ENG RUS
Anomaly Warzone Earth |NPEB00904|C00|ENG/EUR/RUS
Apache: Air Assault |BLES-00937|ENG
Apples to Apples |NPUB30463|C00|ENG
Assassin�s Creed |NPEB00393/NPUB30451|ENG/EUR
Assassin’s Creed Liberation HD |NPEB01386|C00|ENG/EUR/RUS
Assassin’s Creed III |NPEB01099|ENG/EUR
Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag |NPEB01396|HACK|EUR/RUS
Atomic Ninjas |NPEB01284|C00|ENG

Batman: Arkham City |NPEB00941|ENG/RUS
Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate |NPEB01968|C00|ENG/EUR/RUS
Battlefield 3 |NPEB00723|ENG/RUS
Battlefield 4 |NPEB01303|ENG/RUS
Ben 10 Omniverse |NPUB31082|ENG/EUR
Bentley’s Hackpack |NPEA00427|C00|ENG/EUR/RUS
Bulletstorm |NPEB00622|ENG/EUR/RUS
BurgerTime World Tour |NPEB00646|C00|ENG/EUR/JPN
Burnout Crash! |NPEB00529|C00|ENG/EUR

Call of Duty Classic |NPEB00101|ENG
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare |NPEB02088/NPEB02087/NPUB31553|ENG/EUR/RUS
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare |NPEB00740|ENG
Call of Juarez: Gunslinger |NPEB01214|C00|ENG/EUR/RUS
Castle Crashers |NPEB00293|C00|ENG
Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse |NPEB01427|C00|ENG
CastleStorm |NPEB00677|C00|ENG
Castlevania: Harmony of Despair |NPEB00563|C00|ENG/EUR
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Mirror of Fate HD |NPEB01441|C00|ENG/EUR
Catherine |BLES01459|ISO|Undub|RUS
CellFactor: Psychokinetic Wars |NPEB00075|C00|ENG/EUR
Child of Light |NPEB01934|C00|ENG/EUR/RUS
Chime Super Deluxe |NPEB00374|C00|ENG
Closure |NPUB30722|C00|ENG
Costume Quest |NPUB30267|C00|ENG
Crash Commando |NPEA00107|ENG/RUS
Crazy Machines Elements |NPEB00337|C00|ENG/EUR
Crimsonland |NPEB02119|C00|ENG
Critter Crunch |NPEB00165|C00|ENG
Crysis 1 |NPEB00575|ENG/RUS
Crysis 2 |NPEB00653|ENG/RUS
Crysis 3 |NPEB01234|ENG/RUS

and more

October 7th, 2019 at 2:11 am

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