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10:20 AM on 07.01.2011

Sony: Only the most hardcore gamers use PlayStation Home

Sony has claimed that only the most hardcore PS3 gamers use PlayStation Home. That sounds like a failure, given the services casual, Second Life-esque dressing, but if Sony wants to spin the fact that a comparatively&nbs...

Jim Sterling

11:40 AM on 06.20.2011

PlayStation Home gets a virtual Ford showroom

The first car dealer virtual showroom (they say) is coming to PlayStation Home. Ford Motor Compay has just launched their showroom in Home for North America, and in it you can check out cars like the Edge and Fiesta. The Ford...

Dale North

12:40 PM on 06.17.2011

Half a million hits for PS Home during E3 2011

Sony saw how great the turnout was last year for their PlayStation Home virtual E3 booth, so they did it again this year. It was a success, with over 500,000 users popping in to check out what Sony has in store for us in the ...

Dale North

9:40 AM on 06.01.2011

Sony E3 press conference and booth in PlayStation Home

If you can't make it to the real E3 you can at least virtually visit the Sony's booth. You'll also be able to virtually attend the press conference. All of this will be possible in PlayStation Home next week, says Sony. ...

Dale North

11:40 AM on 02.24.2011

Sony wants you to give PS Home another chance

If you have a moderately high IQ, there's a good chance that you've tried PlayStation Home, deduced that it's a vapid waste of space, and promptly deleted it from your PS3 hard drive. Sony, however, hasn't given up on the poo...

Jim Sterling

10:40 AM on 02.24.2011

NASA + Sony: Watch shuttle launch on PlayStation Home

Tonight at 4:50 p.m. EST Space Shuttle Discovery will launch into space. This is the first time you'll be able to participate in a sort of social launch using your PS3.  The launch will go social in PlayStation Home. Use...

Dale North

8:00 AM on 02.24.2011

Japan's PlayStation Home gets a Disgaea 4 space

Dood, Prinnys and all! Disgaea goes Home with this new space for the 4th game. Japanator reports that the space is filled with mini games and various Disgaea themed items. The best one has to be the "Teku Teku Prinny" item, a...

Dale North

2:00 PM on 01.03.2011

7-Eleven offers exclusive LBP2, Killzone 3 and Home DLC

Sony fans are about to get one step closer to a heart attack with word that 7-Eleven is offering up exclusive downloadable content for LittleBigPlanet 2, Killzone 3 and PlayStation Home in exchange for Slurpee purchases. ...

Jim Sterling

1:20 PM on 12.06.2010

Microsoft: PlayStation Home is a 'nice chat room'

Making fun of PlayStation Home at this point is like steadily kicking an autistic in the bollocks, but that hasn't stopped Microsoft from doing it anyway. Stephen McGill has written the poor man's Second Life off as a "nice c...

Jim Sterling

9:00 AM on 11.08.2010

PlayStation Home gets voice chat next week (ZOMG!)

According to Sony, "tons of cool stuff" is coming to its Second Life clone/virtual advertising world PlayStation Home. Among the expected features is the return of an old one -- voice chat! This comes on November 11 in Update...

Jim Sterling





3:40 PM on 07.19.2010

Sony, Codename bringing exclusive indie games to Home

Sony has announced that it's making PlayStation Home that much more appealing to gamers by partnering with indie game label Codename to provide original game content. Among the first games announced is Dueling Gentlemen by th...

Nick Chester

11:00 PM on 06.29.2010

Prinnies invade PlayStation Home, doods!

Hey! A reason to turn on PlayStation Home AND keep it on for three hours before actually getting to use it because of all the mandatory updates that need to be installed! The Nippon Ichi lounge in PlayStation Home is playing ...

Hamza CTZ Aziz

12:20 PM on 05.27.2010

PlayStation Home is 'not sh*t'

Home is pretty rubbish, and anybody with a brain knows it. The publisher has thus far been able to hide behind the crapness of the poor man's Second Life by claiming that it's still in beta, but that excuse won't wash for muc...

Jim Sterling

8:30 PM on 04.22.2010

Final Fantasy XIII items and clothing hit PS Home

The Final Fantasy XIII Home items that our bros across the ocean have had forever are available in the US version of the digital social space. For a price, now even your lowly Avatar-person-thing can dress up like Lightning, ...

Brad Nicholson

6:00 PM on 03.14.2010

PlayStation Home has 12 million users

Despite creeping me the f*ck out PlayStation Home is growing, and growing quickly. At GDC this year Jack Buser kicked off Sony's final day at the convention talking about PlayStation Home. This is an area he should know plent...

Matthew Razak

3:40 PM on 03.13.2010

Greenberg responds to PlayStation Move ... kind of

Microsoft demagogue Aaron Greenberg has responded to this week's official unveiling of the PlayStation Move ... by talking about how great Project Natal is. When asked about Sony's Wiimote, the Hype Meister simply explained h...

Jim Sterling