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NBA Comes into PlayStation Home + NFL Player Jerseys, Paris Clock Tower Personal Space and More!

Locust_Star's Avatar Posted by PlayStation Home Community Manager

If you’re like me then you are literally counting down the days until Super Bowl XLIV and wringing your hands in anticipation of the 59th Annual NBA All-Star Game. You’re a hardcore sports fan that spends all of his or her spare time either sitting in front of the tube watching the game or (better yet) sitting behind your DualShock controller and playing the game. And the only thing better than being at home with an ice-cold beverage cracked, watching your favorite team with old friends is being IN PlayStation Home finding new friends to launch into Madden NFL 10 or NBA Live 10. And that, my fellow ballers and leatherheads, is why PlayStation Home is THE place to be this week.

Continuing to come strong with the sports content, EA is bringing a boatload of football and basketball items to the PlayStation Home community this Thursday, January 21. From NFL jerseys that sport (pun intended) the names of some of the league’s best players – from Romo to Manning to Bush – to NBA jerseys emblazoned with the logos of your favorite teams, we have something for every sports fanatic this week (that is, unless you are a fan of curling or solo synchronized swimming.) Head to the EA SPORTS Complex or the PlayStation Home Mall come this Thursday and stock up on these hot items before Super Bowl fever lays you out or you get benched for throwing elbows on the court.

Home JerseyManning Male Home JerseyFarve

Home Female LosAngelesJersey Home Male ClevelandJersey

In other news, we’ll be releasing what is easily one of the coolest personal spaces ever to launch in PlayStation Home – the Paris Clock Tower. This unique apartment, overlooking the bustling Parisian streets, is a marvel of urban living, unrivaled in terms of luxury and highly-customizable so as to suit various tastes. Choose from a variety of furniture and clothing options, bundled together at an absolutely killer deal, and put your personal touch on the Clock Tower personal space. But first, check out the screens for a peek at what this awesome new space has to offer.

Home Paris 1

Home Paris 2

This week’s PlayStation Home publish is heavy on sweet new reward items, with White Knight Chronicles and PixelJunk Shooter rewards now unlocking in PlayStation Home after in-game performance milestones are reached, and a free Star Ocean t-shirt unlocking for users that visit the PlayStation Home Theater and watch the special video contained therein. Check the pics below for a taste of what’s in store for you this week.

Home Female White Knight Chronicles 1 Home Male Star Ocean T-Shirt

Finally, those of you who grabbed the Waterfall Terrace will be thrilled to find that a ton of new furniture items are being released to complement this wildly-popular personal space. You can grab these Waterfall Terrace-themed items (and many more) in the Furniture and Estates stores in the PlayStation Home Mall. For a list of all the new content (and, in the case of virtual items, their locations), be sure to check the Latest Updates tab when in-world. You can access this tab by pressing Start to open your Menu Pad > Community > Latest Updates.

See you in Home!

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SPARDA said:

January 20th, 12:02 pm

video sharing PLEASE!!!!

SPARDA said:

January 20th, 12:03 pm

but great update non the less

yazter said:

January 20th, 12:03 pm

Oh. My. God. This Paris space looks AWESOME

StephieRawks said:

January 20th, 12:04 pm

fix all the broken stuff and give us Irem beach and Loco Roco island and I’ll be happy

Jeeves_Tremor said:

January 20th, 12:05 pm

“that is, unless you are a fan of curling”

Don’t go there man. Especially with Vancouver closing in really quickly.


January 20th, 12:08 pm

I am kind of loving this update: Why is it the NFL gets teams with player names, but the NBA just gets teams? I love, LOVE to see a KOBE BRYANT, PAU GASOL, LAMAR ODOM, D FISHER, etc, etc jerseys instead of just the team LOGO on the front. It looks like a cheap jersey with no number and no name of player on the back! Will we see player names on jerseys anytime soon?

ISEMAN said:

January 20th, 12:09 pm

I love the winning of items for HOME from in game milestones. Great implementation. It adds tons of incentive and replay ability in games that builds on top of the already great trophy system.

HatmanTc said:

January 20th, 12:09 pm

Can we get a player list of what NFL stars jersey will be available to purchase.
Odd how EA is sponsering the NBA unis, when Sony has their own NBA game.

So does this mean if EA is doing all the sports unis, that there won’t be any MLB themed goodies for HOME any time soon, since EA doesn’t have any sort of MLB licensing

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    Locust_Star said:

    January 20th, 2:58 pm

    Here\’s a list of NFL player jerseys for you:

    Fitzgerald, Warner, Flacco, Lewis, Ochochino, Palmer, Romo, Ware, Rodgers, Jennings, Manning, Wayne, Favre, Peterson, Brady, Moss, Brees, Bush, Sanchez, Edwards, Jackson, McNabb, Rivers, Tomlinson.

Luminaire28 said:

January 20th, 12:10 pm

Do you know if we’ll eventually be getting NBA jersey shorts to go with the jersey tops?

BlooodyCow said:

January 20th, 12:11 pm

That WKC figure, is that a Home avatar, or just a statue? Can we unlock a White Knight as an avatar for your users?

Swanton18 said:

January 20th, 12:13 pm


lilshawn2012 said:

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spunnups said:

January 20th, 12:17 pm

Please allow more games to add HOME features and goodies for unlocking trophies and other stuff in their games. That will definitely push people to visit HOME more than they already do.

Ledis15 said:

January 20th, 12:17 pm

Awesome update Locust_Star.

Keep it coming, these updates are great.

SpyDudeFX said:

January 20th, 12:17 pm

Are the new player jerseys the same as the 00 ones in terms of design? Looking forward to the updates, and the Paris space looks very elegant.

StephieRawks said:

January 20th, 12:17 pm

@10: It’s a WKC avatar stanging next to a WKC statue

TRIFIVE5000 said:

January 20th, 12:21 pm

Awesome Update L_S!
You’re doing an excelent job!

HatmanTc said:

January 20th, 12:23 pm

I’m starting a patition if Josh Cribbs isn’t one of the NFL players to pick from lol

HatmanTc said:

January 20th, 12:26 pm

Oh yeah where’s the OHIO STATE jersey that’s a huge glarring omission from your NCAA selection(if you want to call it that since it’s lacking the Buckeyes yet has a Duke football uni)

BlooodyCow said:

January 20th, 12:27 pm

Go Lakers :)

@16 StephieRawks
Thanks man. As a fan of WKC, I might actually turn on HOME when I unlock this kickass reward.

Dragonzblaze said:

January 20th, 12:30 pm

is that a WKC costume u can wear omg epic cant wait 2 get wkc feb 2nd

MarkNMo said:

January 20th, 12:33 pm

Are the PixelJunk Shooter reward items completely new items, or are they the same ones that were released before, just patched for those whom they weren’t unlocking for?

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    Locust_Star said:

    January 20th, 4:40 pm

    These items should now be unlocking for you. Give it a try and, if for some reason they don\’t appear in your inventory, give us a shout at the official PlayStation Home Support forum: We log all issues and pass them along to the devs so they can address any bugs.

Bloodraven85 said:

January 20th, 12:33 pm

will the older Waterfall Terrace bunddles be fixed with this update also cus im still missing the table adn the other items with it

zombie9 said:

January 20th, 12:34 pm

If we don’t like EA can we delete it from Home I really could use that feature. Thanks :)

But I love my football.
Go Colts!

lyfestory said:

January 20th, 12:34 pm

maybe EA should have a tie-in with the Madden game where you could just win the jerseys setting some kinda feat during your playtime… thats a good incentive right there…

and the NBA unis dont have the players because of the licensing probably, with Sony also having their NBA game..

which means Sony needs to get on the ball and start creating some spaces of their own, especially with the baseball season mere months away… if we dont get baseball jerseys come spring training, im crying ‘foul’!!!

its also too bad there werent some ways to win some of these personal home spaces rather than having to pony up for them.. i simply cant afford all this added stuff, and i work 40+ hours a week…

Sparx88 said:

January 20th, 12:35 pm

@19 Yeah man I noticed that too. EA can have a lot of smaller schools but somehow missed a couple big boys. Even though I am a Buckeye fan not only was I sad to see that somehow OSU got left out but Oregon did too, and those are just the 2 I happened to notice. EA needs to get their stuff together if they’re going to offer things like this.

ptmacey said:

January 20th, 12:35 pm

This paris clock tower thing looks very much much like the final fantasy free personal space from japan with a different view outside

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    Locust_Star said:

    January 20th, 4:36 pm

    It\’s a completely different space, I can assure you of that. And it\’s absolutely visually dazzling and makes for a very immersive atmosphere. You should check it out, whether than means picking it up for yourself or just going into a friend\’s and having a look around.

Jiaka said:

January 20th, 12:35 pm

I Like that clock tower! :) Will Sodium be updated too?

King0fHearts2007 said:

January 20th, 12:36 pm

Where is the Hall of Fame and TV’s?

Exadus said:

January 20th, 12:38 pm

Great update! Can we please play our music and videos in our appartments? Atleast stream listen@home? Their is no difference between a friend coming over to your place and watch videos or a PSN friend coming to hang out in home and watch a PSN movie. Right now Home appartments are visually pleasing. their needs to be more intergration of PSN content and home.

FredNation said:

January 20th, 12:40 pm

Seems like a smooth update. Any word on TV’s and radios. Also I found a bug or a glitch and I would like to know if its fix or being worked on. I’ll give you the link but please tell me if its not just me having this problem.

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    Locust_Star said:

    January 20th, 4:43 pm

    We are aware of this glitch, thanks to users like yourself taking the time to report it to us via the Support forum. We\’ve passed your report onto the developers so they can investigate the cause of this strange issue.

MrSignal said:

January 20th, 12:42 pm

so wait a sec.
the shooter rewards are something new or are they a fix on the suit issues?
or perhaps both?

otherwise, the WKC stuff looks neat.

Ledis15 said:

January 20th, 12:43 pm

Locust, is Sodium getting an update this week?

Adyeniel said:

January 20th, 12:49 pm

Cool WKC stuff Feb 2

WindedHero said:

January 20th, 12:49 pm

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January 20th, 12:54 pm


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NJBill said:

January 20th, 1:04 pm

Nice space and more furniture is welcome! However, we need more furniture allocation in these large spaces to enjoy the furniture we purchase! Also, I hope the fishing game is fixed.

ADAMPwns said:

January 20th, 1:08 pm

Hey Locust_Star, can we get a price point on this new space?

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    Locust_Star said:

    January 20th, 4:49 pm

    It will be $4.99.

TheGuardianFID said:

January 20th, 1:09 pm

Awesome update Locust, great stuff, keep it up!!! :D

Bris_Blade said:

January 20th, 1:10 pm

And by the way it says female White Knight, does that mean it will only be available to female avatars?

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    Locust_Star said:

    January 20th, 4:14 pm

    The outfit will be available for both male and female avatars.

Fly-boi_2009 said:

January 20th, 1:11 pm

Nice Update and all..But can any manager answer these two questions, well three..are we getting the players name and number on those NBA Jeresys, I really dont want to pay for a jeresy that has double 00…And Where is the TVS and Working Radios, all hese apartmens thaTs coming out are very USELESS..Fuctionity we need.. more and more stuff we buy, its making logg in issues very slow.. it takes me 10 mins to logg in Home.. please respond… Home should run smooth..

ADAMPwns said:

January 20th, 1:12 pm

@41 – No, the White Knight outfit is available for male and female. It’s also in pieces, for anyone who was curious.

CelicaCrazed said:

January 20th, 1:14 pm

Now do NHL jerseys!! Uh…please ;)

bronxsushi said:

January 20th, 1:32 pm

Please fix the fishing game in the Waterfall house. The new waterfall furniture is good, but I don’t want to sit in a new chair while I am looking at a broken fishing game.

KidCommando said:

January 20th, 1:36 pm

any info on the return of semi public chat?

Thwip said:

January 20th, 1:36 pm

One of the most well reviewed sports franchises of recent years has been EA’s NHL franchise. I would love to see some Canadian love in Home with the addition of NHL jerseys.

poweredbyzen said:

January 20th, 1:48 pm

whoa, very sherlock holmes! where’s the male outfit?! the white knight reward looks good – hope it’s easy to get! thanks Home-y!

Dante_jrc said:

January 20th, 1:52 pm

With NFL, NCAA and now NBA jerseys for our avatars, will we be seeing some NHL jerseys in the future?

ykiki5 said:

January 20th, 1:57 pm

I want a Supersonics jersey!!!

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