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PS3 In-Game XMB Ready To Release, Home Coming Soon

February 19, 2008

Washington (dbTechno) - The highly-anticipated Home for the Sony PS3 is apparently getting very close to release, as reports are also coming out that the in-game XMB for the PS3 is complete, which will allow for in-game and cross-game chatting, as well as the ability to pull up music and messages whenever you desire.

According to the Official PlayStation Forums, the PSedge dev kit has received an update.

The poster stated that there have been many new updates including new things added specifically for Home. One of the new big updates is that games must now be able to integrate into Home, and also has to support “Accomplishments†which are Sony’s answer to Xbox Live Achievement Points on the Xbox 360.

It was also noted that the in-game XMB for the PS3 is about ready to go.

It was stated that every single game which is coming out now for the PS3 will support the in-game XMB, and all older releases will be updated via a patch.

PS3 fans can rejoice, it seems that Home is not far away, and the in-game XMB is about ready to release, get set for the next PS3 firmware update!
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post #2 of 29
Yes! Finally!

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post #3 of 29
Nice find. Home seems a bit 'child like' to me. But any updates to an already free online service is great and will receive no complaints from me.

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is Home supposed to be like second life? yuck...

still looks cool though, but "accomplishments"? come on... might as well have called them "back-pats."
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post #5 of 29
Sweet, can't wait to have something else on my PS3 to mess around with.
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I feel like I'm gonna turn into an accomplishment whore... Especially if it gives trophies and stuff in Home...

Finally the PS3's online experience is gonna be decent.
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post #7 of 29
YESSSS IN GAME XMB this is gonna b AWESOME!
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Quote:
Originally Posted by nategr8ns View Post
is Home supposed to be like second life? yuck...

still looks cool though, but "accomplishments"? come on... might as well have called them "back-pats."
HAHA no.

Atleast you get 3D visual trophies instead of a checked box and a score increase like on XBL
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yeah - been expecting this forevahs. Their next update hasnt been here in a good 2 months already.
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post #10 of 29
Then should have been completed with the PS3 first came out.
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