PlayStation Home is shutting down. Sony announced that the PlayStation 3 social media virtual advertising space is closing down on March 31st, 2015. New content will cease on November 12th of this year, but participants will be able to download content until December 3rd. Free virtual gifts will be given to the community until the platform’s closure. Sony cited a “shifting landscape” as the reason for the service’s termination. Otherwise known as “Please go buy a PlayStation 4.”
PlayStation Home has been bringing “adutainment” to PlayStation 3 gamers since 2008 with a variety of virtual spaces. Goodbye Red Bull Air Race! Fare thee well Ford Showroom! Adios EA Sports Golf Island!