Install PS2 Emulator in Ubuntu 12.10/12.04/Linux Mint 14/13

Install PS2 Emulator in Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal/Ubuntu 12.04 Precise/Linux Mint 14/13

PCSX2 is a PlayStation 2 emulator for Windows and Linux. It was started by the team behind PCSX (an emulator for the original PlayStation) back in 2002, and as of early 2012 development is still active. The emulator achieved playable speeds only by mid-2007 and subsequent versions have improved speed and compatibility making it both the ultimate solution for PS2 emulation and the instrument to keep and preserve the PS2 legacy in the modern world. Though not yet perfect the program can successfully emulate most commercial PS2 games at playable speeds and good visuals (often better than the original PS2). There are few number of games which can be played with PCSX2 Emulator.

Current PCSX2 notable features:

Recompilers for Emotion Engine (EE), Vector Unit 0 (VU0) and Vector Unit 1 (VU1). They are used to translate some parts of the original PS2 machine code

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