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.
____________________________FFXI: Catwho on Bismarck: Retired December 2014
FFXIV: Katarh Mest and Taprara Rara on Lamia Server - Member of The Swarm Curator of the XIV Wallpapers Tumblr
I can't understand anyone who skips the cutscenes of a Final Fantasy game. That's like going to Texas and not getting barbecue.
and the XIV Fashion Tumblr