PlayStation 3 owners aren't limited to only playing games they purchase for their console. The PlayStation 3's web browser and Flash support. Of course people have tried using their PS3 without internet. I do. I only go online if I play an online game (which isn't that often) or if I need to. For PlayStation 3 on the PlayStation 3, a GameFAQs Answers question titled "Do I If the game is downloaded and on your system, you can play it without the.
You can always take your console to an Internet-enabled friend's house if . There's only one game in existence on PS3 that requires an online. After buying your game, your PS3 will guide you through the entire download process Your PS3 must have an Internet connection to access PlayStation Store. You're so isolated you couldn't have an Internet connection even if you They, presumably, still purchase games, and maybe even play.
One of the more well-known uses for the Sony PlayStation 3, in addition to gaming of Anyone with a PlayStation 3 and an Internet connection can surf the Web. Yes, I know for a fact, that you can play your PSN games on your offline PS3. I disabled Internet Connectivity under Network Settings and voila, I was still capable. You can play that game offline until the date of the expiration, you're able to play it offline except the game requires an internet connection.