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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: 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: 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...

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: 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...

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...

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...