PlayStation Knowledge Center
You can now collect trophies in games that support the trophy feature. Trophies are earned when you accomplish certain objectives in a game. Please click on one of following topics to learn more about the Trophy Collection.
- Types of trophies
- Checking your trophy collection
- Saving your trophy information to the PlayStation Network server
- Checking your trophy information
- Comparing trophies with your friends
Please note, you may see a question mark icon instead of a trophy cup icon if you have a custom theme applied on the XMBTM. Additionally, depending on the custom theme applied, the trophy cup icon may look different.
Types of trophies
Trophies are categorized into four grades. In general, grades are based on the level of difficulty in earning the trophies. The types of trophies available and the conditions by which you can earn trophies vary depending on the game.
Checking your trophy collection
On the PS3
You can check the trophies that you have earned under (Game) > [Trophy Collection].
Select (Game) > [Trophy Collection].
The percentage of trophies unlocked for each game is displayed.
Select the game that you want to check.
Information is displayed for the trophies that are available in the game. Trophy images are displayed for the trophies that you have earned.
On PlayStation.comYou may view your trophies when you log in with your Sony Entertainment Network account on PlayStation.com (http://us.playstation.com). Click here to learn how to view your trophies on PlayStation.com.
Saving your trophy information on the PlayStation®Network server
If you create a Sony Entertainment Network account, you can save information about the trophies you have earned on the PlayStation Network server. You can also view your trophy collection in the [Profile] screen under (Friends) and compare your trophy earning status with your Friends' status.
Trophy information is automatically saved on the PlayStation Network server under the following conditions:
- When you sign in to the PlayStation Network and select (Game) > [Trophy Collection]
- When you select [Compare Trophies] in the [Profile] screen under (Friends)
Note: Trophy information cannot be copied to storage media or backed up using the Backup Utility feature. If you want to save trophy information, it is recommended that you create a Sony Entertainment Network account and save the information on the PlayStation Network server.
Checking your trophy informationTo check your trophy information, sign in to the PlayStation Network, and then highlight your avatar under (Friends) and press the button. Highlight [Profile] and press the button.
- Your level will become higher as you earn more trophies.
- You can select a Friend's avatar to view the Friend's trophy information.
Comparing trophies with your Friends
You can compare your trophy status with your Friend's status.
The type of trophies you can earn varies depending on the game.
Sign into the PlayStation Network by going to (PlayStation®Network) > [Sign In].
Under (Friends), highlight the avatar of your Friend and press the button.
Highlight [Profile] and press the button. The Friend's [Profile] screen is displayed.
Select [Compare Trophies] in the control panel.
The percentage of trophies earned for each game is displayed for you and your Friend.
Select a game.
The trophy earning status for the game is displayed for you and your Friend.