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[PS3™ system] Updated 05/06/2013
 

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.

Trophy collection screenshot

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.

Bronze Silver Gold Platinum
Bronze trophy icon Silver trophy icon Gold trophy icon Platinum trophy icon

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Checking your trophy collection

  • On the PS3

    You can check the trophies that you have earned under Game icon (Game) > Trophy Collection icon [Trophy Collection].

    1. Select Game icon (Game) > [Trophy Collection].

      The percentage of trophies unlocked for each game is displayed.

      Check trophies screenshot 1
    2. 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.

      Check trophies screenshot 2
  • On PlayStation.com

    You 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.

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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 icon (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 icon (Game) > Trophy Collection icon [Trophy Collection]
  • When you select [Compare Trophies] in the [Profile] screen under Friends icon (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.

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Checking your trophy information

To check your trophy information, sign in to the PlayStation Network, and then highlight your avatar under Friends icon (Friends) and press the Triangle button icon button. Highlight [Profile] and press the X button icon 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.

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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.

  1. Sign into the PlayStation Network by going to Image (PlayStation®Network) > [Sign In].

  2. Under Friends icon (Friends), highlight the avatar of your Friend and press the Triangle button icon button.

  3. Highlight [Profile] and press the X button icon button. The Friend's [Profile] screen is displayed.

  4. Select [Compare Trophies] in the control panel.
    The percentage of trophies earned for each game is displayed for you and your Friend.
    Comparing trophies screenshot 1
  5. Select a game.
    The trophy earning status for the game is displayed for you and your Friend.
    Comparing trophies screenshot 2

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