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News: Huge Playstation Home Update Incoming Tomorrow

Huge Playstation Home Update Incoming Tomorrow

Sony's announced via the Playstation Blog that they will upgrade the Playstation Home client to version 1

35 tomorrow - binning the old World Map navigation tool and replacing it with a new interface. The Navigator will help you to find your friends and "Featured Spaces" much quicker, and looks to resemble Sony's XMB interface. Aswell as the client upgrade, there'll also be a host of..

News: Final Fantasy XIII Gets New Playstation Home Content

Final Fantasy XIII Gets New Playstation Home Content

Square Enix has announced a host of new Playstation Home content set to release this Thursday 11th March in order to tie in with Final Fantasy XIII's release today

The content includes a new Personal Space set on the planet Eden, alongside a slew of Final Fantasy XIII inspired furniture. You can get the full details over at the Playstation Blog.

News: Hustle Kings & AvP Hit Playstation Home

Hustle Kings & AvP Hit Playstation Home

Hustle Kings has officially hit Playstation Home, occupying the Playstation Events Space

Players will be transported to a huge pool table where they'll have to live life on the edge, avoiding multiple shots from all over the table. Survive ten shots and you'll earn yourself a cape for your avatar. Top the leaderboards and you'll earn a crown too. In other Playstation Home news, SEGA's announced..

News: Playstation Home Having Difficulty Attracting Advertisers

Playstation Home Having Difficulty Attracting Advertisers

Playstation Home is actually a pretty busy service considering

Sure, when the Home open beta launched what seems like an eternity ago, it was pretty sparse. But since then the space has grown quite a lot, still not quite delivering on its potential, but still giving users plenty to do. Sadly, according to Brand Week the service isn't quite attracting the level of advertising expected. That's..

News: We Always Wanted More Star Wars In Playstation Home...

We Always Wanted More Star Wars In Playstation Home...

.. Finally our wish has come true, as SCEA and LucasArts has announced a bunch of Star Wars themed content is coming to Playstation Home. In fact, you won't just be getting Star Wars content, LucasArts has also pledged Indiana Jones goodies via a new themed store front in the Home mall. There are a ton of screens over at Kotaku. Check them out if this takes your fancy.

News: Hey, Check Out This Big Daddy Home Outfit

Hey, Check Out This Big Daddy Home Outfit

If you fancy rolling up to the Playstation Home bowling alley dressed as a Big Daddy then, erm, you can

All you need to do is preorder the Bioshock 2 Special Edition (on Playstation 3 obviously) from Amazon. The outfit is exceptionally detailed, and comes from Heavy Water (the folks who also make really good Home personal spaces and the like).

News: Chill Y'all In Playstation Home's London Pub, Available Today

Chill Y'all In Playstation Home's London Pub, Available Today

If you were ever in Playstation Home thinking, "I could do with a pint," then today's London Pub private space might just be what you seek

Sure, the €4.99 digital rendition won't give you an endless supply of beer to chug, but instead you'll get an awesome social hub in which to invite your Home buddies. Not only does the digital watering hole sit next to the Thames overlooking Parliament, but it..

News: Playstation Home Hits The Big 10,000,000! Blimey!

Playstation Home Hits The Big 10,000,000! Blimey!

SCEE announced yesterday that Playstation Home has reached the 10,000,000 user milestone

Love it or hate it, there ain't no way Sony are dropping the service with numbers like that.“PlayStation Home is fast becoming the meeting place of choice between users and developers,” said Dan Hill, European Home Business Manager at SCEE. “Every new game space enhances the overall experience for consumers,..

News: Christmas Time. Playstation Home & Wine...

Christmas Time. Playstation Home & Wine...

As the first few seconds of your family's diabolical Christmas anthems CD declare: "it's chrrrrrrrrrristmas

" Well, actually, we're not totally happy with Christmas chatter until tomorrow, when it actually becomes, y'know, December - but still. Close enough. So we're totally happy passing on word that from December 10th Sony have a festive wonderland planned for Playstation Home. There'll be..

News: Buzz! Developer Dude Reckons Home Is Hitting Its Stride Right About... Now

Buzz! Developer Dude Reckons Home Is Hitting Its Stride Right About... Now

The executive director of Relentless Games, Andrew Eades, reckons Playstation Home is totally not for him

"Home doesn't appeal to me personally that much," he told VideoGamer.com. Bad news? Not quite, as Eades reckons Home is just starting to reach its potential. He reckons that Sony should focus on " the tools to allow people to create content for it," mentioning that..

News: Playstation Home Is Still A Priority, Worry Not Virtual World Lovers

Playstation Home Is Still A Priority, Worry Not Virtual World Lovers

Speaking in London this week, Sony's Director of Playstation Home in Europe, Pete Edwards, sparked some controversy claiming that Sony's virtual word is "not a priority"

"It's been a long road," Pete Edwards said, according to Edge Online. " We've proved there is a market out there and we've got a lot of people that spend a lot of time in . It's not a priority right now but there is..

News: Uncharted 2: Among Thieves On Playstation Home Looks Genuinely Mind-Bendingly Awesome

Uncharted 2: Among Thieves On Playstation Home Looks Genuinely Mind-Bendingly Awesome

We've posted our belief for a while that Sony finally understand what people want out of Playstation Home

Today we finally got confirmation of that. Sony have shown off the new Uncharted 2: Among Thieves Home Space on the Playstation Blog today which genuinely looks mind-blowingly awesome. Aside from genuinely looking great, the content is unparalleled by anything else in Home. In fact, it's even..

News: Sony Shifting Playstation Home's Focus Away From Social Network & Towards "Game Platform"

Sony Shifting Playstation Home's Focus Away From Social Network & Towards "Game Platform"

Sony have discussed the shift of priority Playstation Home has seen over the last year in a San Francisco meeting documented by Gamasutra

"In the early days when we built Home, we really were building a social network for gamers," said platform director Jack Buser,  "Through that, over the last year, it's developed into a game platform, first and foremost."</blockquote>..

News: Nathan Drake, Ratchet & Clank All Phone Home

Nathan Drake, Ratchet & Clank All Phone Home

Ever fancied a Ratchet & Clank: A Crack In Time themed four player tower defence or an Uncharted 2: Among Thieves two player tresure hunt? Thank goodness for Home then, eh, as 1Up report spaces for the both franchises will be launching in Playstation Home fairly soon

The Ratchet space will also allow you to travel through time, seeing various alternatives of the landscape as the milleniums..

News: Europe Gets, Erm, Wolverine Claws For Playstation Home

Europe Gets, Erm, Wolverine Claws For Playstation Home

As far as we're concerned, our Playstation Home avatar has always been missing something

That's right, Wolverine claws. Rather awesomely, you can get these babies for free. All you'll need to do is sit through the 2 minute-long X-MEN Origins: Wolverine trailer and they'll pop up in your threads menu. Sweet, right?

News: Home v1.3 Causing Some Problems For A Minority Of Users

Home v1.3 Causing Some Problems For A Minority Of Users

Playstation Home had one of its biggest updates ever recently

The v1.3 update added lots of new content, including support for the Home camera amongst other things. Sadly, a small minority of users are reporting numerous errors since the update. Home manager Locust_Star says this could be down to a number of in-game objects, such as the Fat Princess throne, Namco Bandai Love Seat and Ghostbusters..

News: Playstation Home v1.3 Lands Tomorrow, Adds Universal Game Launching & A Ton Of Other Stuff

Playstation Home v1.3 Lands Tomorrow, Adds Universal Game Launching & A Ton Of Other Stuff

Sony will update their virtual world tomorrow

Playstation Home will reach v1.3, a milestone update that will bring universal game launching among other updates. Universal game launching will allow you to party up with anyone you meet within Sony's world and jump straight into a multiplayer game. That's pretty awesome. In addition to that, v1.3 also provides the ability to preview clothing before..

News: TGS 09: Playstation Home Is Coming To The PSP... Sort Of!

TGS 09: Playstation Home Is Coming To The PSP... Sort Of!

Well this has taken bloody long enough

We've been expecting this for months. Sony have taken the idea of Playstation Home and scaled it down for the PSP — readers, meet Playstation Room. Playstation Room will be added to the PSP's XMB and will offer a complete digital service for designing 3D avatars and spaces, along with blog, album, group gathering and chat support. That a service as complex..

News: Audi Join The Playstation Home Lineup With A Sleek New Space

Audi Join The Playstation Home Lineup With A Sleek New Space

Playstation Home is becoming quite the place to promote your products

Seems Audi want in on the action. Later this year will see the launch of the Playstation Home Audi space. The space will have a driving minigame. Those who rock at the minigame will unlock a housing apartment within the Audi space. Of course, there'll also be TVs looping Audi adverts. Still, it all looks rather swish.