PS Vita Release: bc2_vita 1.0, Battlefield Bad Company 2 port by TheFloW
Developer TheFloW has released bc2_vita, a PS Vita port of Battlefield: Bad Company 2, for the PS Vita.
What is Battlefield: Bad Company 2 for PS Vita ?
Bad Company 2 is an FPS set in a modern warfare environment, with a single player campaign. The game holds an 88% score on metacritic for its PC version, although the mobile edition sits lower at 64%.
This PS Vita port is a wrapper around the Android version, similar in concept to the developer’s recent release of Rockstar’s Bully. From the Readme:
The port works by loading the official Android ARMv6 executable in memory, resolving its imports with native functions and patching it in order to properly run.
Download and install Battlefield: Bad Company 2 for PS vita
You can download the game on TheFloW’s github here. Then, follow the instructions below.
Setup Instructions (For End Users)
In order to properly install the game, you’ll have to follow these steps precisely:
- Install kubridge and FdFix by copying
fd_fix.skprxto your taiHEN plugins folder (usually
ux0:tai) and adding two entries to your
*KERNEL ux0:tai/kubridge.skprx ux0:tai/fd_fix.skprx
Note Don’t install fd_fix.skprx if you’re using repatch plugin
- Optional: Install PSVshell to overclock your device to 500Mhz.
libshacccg.suprx, if you don’t have it already, by following this guide.
- Obtain your copy of Battlefield: Bad Company 2 legally from the Amazon store in form of an
.apkfile and one or more
.obbfiles (usually located inside the
/sdcard/android/obb/bc2/) folder. You can get all the required files directly from your phone or by using an apk extractor you can find in the play store. The apk can be extracted with whatever Zip extractor you prefer (eg: WinZip, WinRar, etc…) since apk is basically a zip file. You can rename
.zipto open them with your default zip extractor.
- Copy the
- Open the apk and extract
- Install BC2.vpk on your PS Vita.