There were four distinct regions for which PlayStation Home has been designed. Each region ran a separate version of PlayStation Home. While some elements of PlayStation Home existed in more than one region, none of the regions were identical to one another.
The four regions were:
- North America
When you played PlayStation home, the region code in your PS3 decided which region's servers to connect to. It was possible to run a PS3 from a different region to access a different region's PlayStation Home. However, the servers for each region were optimized for the region. Therefore, attempting to play the Japan region of PlayStation Home from the United States would result in a distinct lag.