Does nobody remember the headline "dae.bin defeated in 36hours by xkey team" - I think they are the best shot we'd have at keeping this working, unlike other teams who disappear once things get tough.
I thinks it's a great idea, but 1:1 rips are gonna be expensive to store.. Although this ain't my thing, I prefer to mod old games than play new ones.
: Aren't PSN games just encrypted/signed differently? They're still coded using the same language. If you have the source code, just compile an elf and decide how you want to encrypt/sign/package it..