Well, I've always said that SE will likely support XI on the PS2 as long as Sony supports the PS2 itself.
They're ending shipments, but not support. However, ending support tends to follow a few years after ending shipments.
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(Zelduh)'s won the argument by going so far off the deep end that no one is willing to follow.