Here is a huge post with the most popular 50 homebrews and tools of the past year for the PSP and the Vita in our database. If you are new to the PSP/Vita scene, or if you’re looking for some exciting new content to try, this is what you are looking for! You can find more homebrews on /downloads, and don’t forget to add yours, and to rate your favorite ones. No login is required!
Most of the homebrews are compatible with both the PSP and the vita (in the case of the vita, you’ll need to run VHBL, TN-V, or equivalent tools. For the PSP, usually a custom Firmware is required)
This is a list generated from the community’s votes. If you want a “human-curated” list, check joel16’s Top 10 homebrews for 2014.
Feel free to report any broken links.
Simple PSPLink mod to recover from the QSP bug during a crash in TN-V.
This isn’t a port of CyanogenMod for android, it’s a project created from scratch. It will never allow you to run android apps, the psp system doesn’t have the hardware capabilities to run android. It’s purpose is similar to that of “iR Shell”, but with a UI inspired by CyanogenMod. If developers are interested, feel free to contact me through my email: firstname.lastname@example.org
OpenTyrian is a port of the DOS classic shoot-em-up Tyrian. Tyrian is an arcade-style vertical scrolling shooter. The story is set in 20,031 where you play as Trent Hawkins, a skilled fighter-pilot employed to fight Microsol and save the galaxy.
This is an enhanced version of deniska’s original PSP port of OpenTyrian.
Ubuntu is a complete desktop Linux operating system, freely available with both community and professional support. This is a PSP Shell made from scratch that is programmed in LUA. The Ubuntu community is in no way affilated with this project.
eCFW TN-V / CFW PSP CXMB Theme with vibrant, vivid PS Vita icons and start-up sequence. Inspired by, and moded from Paolok95’s PS3 style theme. removed all the shadow effect icons to lessen filesize and minimize(or eliminate loading bugs), since the icons are a bit heavy for loading.
(also known as CEF 6.60 TN) Custom Emulator Firmware 6.60 TN for PS Vita, with XMB support, by Total_Noob (individual game exploits by various hackers)
Features: * The whole PSP environment * Recovery menu and VSH menu (many options to set) * Support of plugins * CPU speed changement (makes no sense, as the difference is only minimal :P) * Install Addon * Network update * 1.50 kernel homebrews compatibility * Higher homebrews compatibility (VLF homebrews) * High PSX compatibility (experimental sound support since TN-V9) * High backups compatibility
The queen of hearts has trapped you in a place between Earth and space. You must now face a lemon pie which will send you lots of surprises and traps. Will you be able to free yourself from this nightmare? Will you be able to smash the ball into that pie?
If you know the PC game Minecraft, you will feel at ease with this genesis entry which reuses the same concept: allowing grownups to play with blocks like little kids. LameCraft is for now just a sandbox that allows you to build a 3D world to your liking. But Drakon has been restlessly updating this entry regularly for the past months, and each update is simply impressive.
Still need to be convinced? 10 days after the first release, there痴 already a massive community around this homebrew, and the release thread in our forums is already 23 pages long as I type this. This will quickly become a must-have in your homebrew library.
A patch by Virtuous Flame to prevent the PS Vita Content Manager Assistant from connecting to the internet.
The PS Vita comes with a system to copy save files that requires you to be connected permanently to the internet. This system is here to force you to update the Vita when a new version is available. In addition, it might be inconvenient for you to be constantly connected when you want to copy your files from and to the Vita. This patch is here to help you with this situation
Naruto Ultimate Ninja Battle is a Beat em Up Homebrew Game which plays in the Naruto World up to the Newest Events! It is made by shaplayer in LUAPlayerPlus and is based on the Battalla ninja v2.5-engine by tonos!
Backup your games decrypt them, create shortcuts.. ISO Tool is a useful that allows you to patch your untouched PSP Game. Once the game is patched, you will be able to play it on pretty much every CFW out there. Version 1.978 works with ofw and allows you to patch some backups for ofw (not 6.60 or up)
Mod of the original Pacman plugin, which has been adapted for use in the PSP HEN, this plugin named VideoPRxModule can take video on the XMB in. GIF, make catches in the menu and in-game, they’re stored in the TIM-Record folder that is automatically created when recording a video. Catches the saved in. BMP and stored in the PHOTO folder by default. VideoPRXmodule v.0.33 can be downloaded here
21. TN Savestate plugin
Imagine you’e playing a difficult level where you need so much time to go through, but you always fail at the end against the big boss. This shouldn’ be annoying anymore, as with this plugin you can save and load states WHENEVER, WHEREVER you want. You can ehm call it…hm kinda cheating, but this plugin can also be used for other purposes!. The PSP/PS Vita is intended for short gaming sessions and this is possible! Now you can quickly switch from game to game, with this plugin.
You love to travel in space: we too, after Cosmos Lunar by Samir88Nasri, this is psgarsenal who wants to take us to the stars but also to meet asteroid …
In Asteroids, as its counterpart on terminal arcade, you control a small spaceship but this one is facing a slew of asteroids appears quite aggressive towards your vessel. Your goal, if you accept it is to destroy the spheres while avoiding being crushed by the latter.
The game is accompanied by a small space orchestrated music by Applelo.
We hope that this game you will spend pleasant time on your PlayStation Portable which must be, as you probably know with Custom Firmware.
– Compatible with VHBL and CEF (ARK / TN-V) – Multi-language English, Spanish, German, French, Turkish, Polish, Italian – Loading/Showing games/installers icon – Listing games from a custom path and/or PSP/GAME/ – Uses FBOOT.PBP, VBOOT.PBP, wmenu.bin, EBOOT.PBP (only for CEF) and/or a custom app name
– Homebrew installing – You can use custom themes and wallpapers – Delete App and Homebrew Folder format features included – Custom OSK – Easy-to-use interface – Protection measures included – Low sized
Tired of those games that don’t allow you to create more than 1 savegame? We have the solution for you! This plugin will switch between customized profiles to allow you to create as many savegames as you want. Your girlfriend will not ever kill you stats !!!
If you enjoy games such as Tyrian, or Rrootage, Silveredge is for you. AndrewYY worked on this game for one year before submitting it to the Genesis competition, and it shows. The graphics, audio effects, music, menus・everything is really polished and very impressive. From the very beginning of the game, you get into the action, the controls are explained as a quick element in the story, and, well, that痴 a detail but it痴 the kind of stuff that gives us the impression of playing a professional game.
Often compared to commercial games for its replay value and quality, Wagic is a heroic fantasy card game, in which you fight as a wizard against the computer. As you win battles, you unlock new game modes and earn credits that allow you to improve your army. Wagic is community driven, entirely customizable (you can create themes, mods, even new rules), available in several languages (English, French, German, spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Chinese, Japanese, Serbian), and open source. It currently runs on the Sony PSP, Windows, Linux, and N900 (maemo).