PCSX2 is a handy piece of software that can transform your PC into a Playstation 2 console so you can play all your childhood favorite games. It offers numerous advantages and features which should make it an excellent emulator for PS2 systems. In essence, PCSX2 is a manageable tool and comes down to installing the application, configuring it, loading the appropriate BIOS version for the console, inserting the game and thatís that. The hard part is obtaining the actual BIOS from your console as it is needed to run. The internet is full of helping articles that explain how it can be extracted from the PS2 but to do it you will need to use a few third-party tools.