LiveArea™ screens for games

To use some game features, you must be signed up for Sony Entertainment Network on your system.

Select the icon for a game on the home screen to open the LiveArea™ screen for the game.

A )
Action icons
Select an action icon to perform the action assigned to the icon in the game. For details about the action icons, see "Using the screens".
B )
Select the gate to start the game.
C )
Live items
Select a live item to display information related to the game.
D )
Information about activities, such as the stages completed in games and the trophies earned, appears for you and for the other people who are playing this game. For details about activities, see "Activities".
E )
Communication zone
Move the screen down to reveal the communication zone.
  • Communication zones are not displayed if the use of chat features is restricted. For details, see "Sub Account Management".
  • When the LiveArea™ screens of multiple applications are open, move the screen left and right to go back and forth between LiveArea™ screens and the home screen.
  • When on the LiveArea™ screen, press the PS button to view the index screen, on which you can view a list of open LiveArea™ screens.

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