What with the news at E3 of Game Genie making a return, I started seeing if there were any competitors also jumping to make a return and actually found that a PS3 version of xploder (the UK version of the Action Replay) already exists. Tried it out and it works.
Basically what it does is not RAM hacking like the old gameshark, game genie, xploder, action replay, and code breaker used to do. What the Xploder does is all game-save based. The xploder guys will typically hex edit a game save to add things like cash, unlocks, etc to the save, then allow you to download the save (or user submitted saves) and actually convert the save from their live or psn profiles to make it your own, overwriting the ID codes that typically prevent this from working.
What that means - A person can download a 100% clearsave, and depending on how the game is coded, it will also unlock all the acheivements or troph
Scene - Your team of spec ops soldiers sets foot in Raccoon City to sort out rumors of illegal bio terror activity, blah blah blah. The script dictactes you find a person acting strangely who turns out to be a zombie. Zombie attacks you and hell breaks loose. Sounds good on paper, akin to Leon S. Kennedy's first run-in with the flesh eaters in Resident Evil 2.
How the scene plays out in-game. Your team starts the mission standing in the middle a street, of which the entire block has been ravaged by what can only be assumed as riots or a successful Black Friday. Battered and damaged cars with doors flung open, shattered police barricades, fires blazing in the distance, and yeah, a disembowled and headless dead body RIGHT THERE AT YOUR FEET, but no, your characters will only comment on the strange acting lady standing at