Is "Home" coming home on the next PS3 update?

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Well that is the rumour at least. The next PS3 update (v2.0) will include browser improvements, moving icons for movies and games (?) and a choice of getting Home.

What I don’t understand is if Home is such a great new feature for the PS3 why is it optional? That has never been Sony’s strategy before and personally I don’t see it happening now.

I am guessing Home will be released with the version 2 firmware update but I don’t expect the next update to be version 2…. Hedging my bets so to say 😉

So who is looking forward to downloading a couple of hundred megs so that you can dance around a virtual world?  

Link to Gamernode: PlayStation 3 Video Game News – Is “Home” coming home on the next PS3 update?

Last Updated: August 16, 2007

Gavin Mannion

I for one welcome our future robotic overlords

  • Fred

    Well to me home looks like a pure online thing , and at the moment lots of ps3’s arent even online , so that is probably why it is optional.

  • LazySAGamer

    🙂 But I would take a guess that 100% of all PS3’s that connect to the internet to download the update are online…

    Oh wait you can download from a pc and transfer the update as well…. Okay so 80% then 😉

  • PillsburyDeeBoy

    Coupla hundred meg, Lazy? The way downloads on Live and PSN are at the moment with just demos is suggestive that it may lean towards a gig or two. Oh, well, it should be interesting…now if only more South African’s got on PSN…

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