PS3 Trophies To Be Tiered?

We’ve always hoped that Sony’s Trophy system would do something a bit above and beyond what Achievements offer, which is little more than points, and it seems we’re right. In a messy ‘I work for Sony’ GameFAQs thread one member has been claiming insider knowledge of 2.40.

What most people didn’t pick up on is this image he posted which clearly shows some kind of tier system to the Trophies:


So, this looks to us like you’ll be graded on how many Trophies you can obtain per game, rather than just a flat out points system as per the 360, and we’d imagine anyone going for Platinum on MGS 4 better start practising…