More PS3 InfoBackwards compatible. No surprise, but still nice.
Pictures of PS3: http://ve3d.ign.com/. Scroll down the page.
Release: March 2006 for Japan, at some point from June to the end of 2006 for the U.S.
The only thing I see that I don't like is the controller, which looks more like a Batarang than a gaming device.