Sony has come out and confirmed that the PlayStation 4 is getting PlayStation 2 emulation.
“We are working on utilizing PS2 emulation technology to bring PS2 games forward to the current generation,” a Sony representative told WIRED via email. “We have nothing further to comment at this point in time.”
There are a few titles already available that is running on the PlayStation 4, a bundle of classic Star Wars games including Super Star Wars, Star Wars: Racer Revenge, Star Wars: Jedi Starfighter, and Star Wars: Bounty Hunter.
Below is a video from Digital Foundry with a hands-on of the emulation.