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 4.85 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 4.85 HFW (Hybrid Firmware) installed twice ***

Use the Easy Auto Installer from or 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 2.4.0

What’s new in PS3HEN v2.4.0?

- Added VSH patches and disabled signature check of rif, now other tools are compatible
- PS3MAPI can now write to VSH text segment like CFW
- Disabled VSH check in rif that R and S cant be just 0
- DLC/PSX games rap support added
- Fixed hitching of PSX PAL on NTSC TV and vice versa
- Removed unnecessary hooks on cellfsopen/read/close possibly increasing stability
- Speed improvement when loading npdrm type 2 games (need original or rap activated RIF), CPU couldnt handle generating ecdsa fast enough
- Fixed issue where people sometimes got stuck downloading games from PSN
- Stage2 size went from 100kb+ to 90kb

What’s new in PS3HEN v2.3.2?

- Supports OFW 4.82 / HFW 4.84 / HFW 4.85

What’s new in PS3HEN v2.3.1?

- Fixed the issue when network is disabled

What’s new in PS3HEN v2.3.0?

  • Global Changes
  • - Exploit init is faster
    - Increased sleep in html, removed from bins

  • HEN Plugin Changes
  • - HEN Updater added with version check
    - Fixed crash that sometimes happened on init
    - If HEN doesnt init an automated soft reboot takes place
    - HEN can be enabled when failed, and ran successively, without reboot
    - Removed infinite loop. One second is 10 tries, otherwise reboot

  • Payload Changes
  • - SELF Decrypter Fix
    - Fixed some blackscreen issues
    - Fixed freezing if someone tries to enable hen successfully twice
    - Optimizations added to how much stack is available to the syscalls (original vs before original-0xd0).
    - Handler requests are passed fast, removed many branch conditions there for faster handling
    - Updated extended download plugin patches, per @DeViL303 suggestion
    - HEN queue is drained before the patches get disabled, and also synchronized properly the check to synchronize remove and do patches

    Posted in Brewology | 3 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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