Rumor: Sony to play 'Dress'-up?
Video game blog site Kotaku is reporting on an interesting trademark filed by Sony Computer Entertainment for "Dress" as a product name.
The areas of trademark cover some odd places, such as "gymnastic instruction", however some are far more likely to be pertinent to the PlayStation 3 and possibly Home.
PROVIDING EXHIBIT SPACE OF VIRTUAL REALITY ENVIRONMENTS IN THE INTERNET FOR COMPUTER GENERATED 3-DIMENSIONAL DESIGN OF CLOTHING ON-LINE RETAIL STORE SERVICES FEATURING DOWNLOADABLE VIDEO GAME SOFTWARE, SOFTWARE FOR CREATING DRESS AND WEARS FOR VIRTUAL REALITY AVATARS, SOFTWARE USED FOR CREATING VIRTUAL REALITY AVATARS, AND SOFTWARE FOR COMPUTER GENERATED 3-DIMENSIONAL CLOTHING FOR AVATARS ENTERTAINMENT IN THE NATURE OF FASHION SHOWS
While not exactly spelling it out, this section implies a Home tie-in with whatever "Dress" may be; possibly even a program to help gamers design their own clothing for avatars. We'll keep an eye on things and report any new developments as they come.