PlayStation Home will be offline from 8AM GMT on Wednesday 21st March for routine maintenance. Here is what to expect after the update..
Come and watch as CCP Games unveils its upcoming sci-fi shooter DUST 514, exclusive to PlayStation 3. The DUST 514 keynote of the annual EVE Fanfest will be streamed live into the “Backstage Pass” PlayStation Home event space, commencing at 5pm GMT (9am PDT) on Thursday, March 22nd. Following the keynote, there will be a LIVE Q&A session with PlayStation Home users, fielding questions from the PlayStation Home forums and via Twitter using #DUST514. All PlayStation Home users who enter the Backstage Pass event space will be rewarded with an exclusive DUST 514 Home T-shirt! All users will be able to access the backstage pass via the DUST 514 relocator in Home Square, the PlayStation 3 XMB “What’s New” tile or through the New and Recommended section on the PS Home Navigator.
AlphaZone4.com have been serving the PlayStation Home community for three whole years! To celebrate, we decided to throw our first ever AlphaZone4 Expo, a 4-day celebration in PlayStation Home. There are over 24 hours of events planned, including costume competitions, quizzes, games, parties and even live Q&As with Home developers live inside PlayStation Home! Throughout the events, we’ve got absolutely tons of free Home items to give away such as apartments, clothing bundles and much more. One lucky winner will even get to work with nDreams in designing a special Home item that will be made available in Home!
To top this off, we’ll be giving out free AlphaZone4 hoodies for your in-Home avatar throughout the event, which were produced for us by Veemee. It’s going to be a spectacular event, we hope to see you in Home! Head to http://psho.me/expo2012 for details.
Elsewhere in PS Home this week, become one with the shadows with Konami’s Ninja line. These stealthy assassins are from the Dragon Clan, which is known to be more aggressive than any other ninja clan.
Konami has also released more items from the popular Metal Gear Solid Peace Walker brand.
Drey dabble in celebrity casual-cool this week. Ladies’ wrap over tops come in Peacock Blue, Electric Crimson or Silver Granite – eye-catching colours to ensure plentiful paparazzi attention! Gents’ polo shirts come in understated Ash Grey, informal Blue Stripe or flamboyant Salmon.
Accessories are BIG this week – from the ladies’ bottomless Oversized Handbag, to the men’s substantial Boston Bag and chunky Thick Frame Sunglasses, leave delicate purses and wireframe specs at home this week and make a statement!
Drey also continue their partnership with Medusa as the salon’s stylists create a new hairstyle to accompany the Pop Princess collection. Ask for the Beauty and you’ll get an elegant side swept ponytail – the perfect day-to-night ‘do!
Figment prepare for the sun next week with some smart casual attire. See you in PlayStation Home!