Playstation®Home was a free social gaming platform for the PlayStation 3. One connected to the Playstation®Network could download Home™ via the Playstation®Network section on the Playstation 3 Cross Media Bar. It was shut down worldwide on April 1, 2015.
PlayStation Home was a social gaming platform, which required an active internet connection. Players could socialize, game launch into PS3 game titles, play Home™ games, watch videos, and much more.
- PlayStation Home had been compared to other simulation games such as The Sims and WoW.
- As of November 2011, Playstation Home boasted:
- Over 23 million users worldwide
- 70 minutes per session average
- Over 230 games ready-to-play
- Over 9,000 virtual items
- Over 65 spaces
- Over 35 partners