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Apr 14 2013
By: Salesmunn Uncharted Territory 1700 posts
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Why no Vita themes available?

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I'm very surprised that Vita owners can't purchase custom Vita themes. Each game should ship with a theme included which would give you custom backgrounds, music and sound effects for the system.
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Survivor
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Re: Why no Vita themes available?

Apr 14, 2013
I doubt the OS / UI currently supports such thing as custom icons / music / sounds. You can change the background picture though~.
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Apr 14, 2013
although i've never thought about this it would be very nice to have dynamic themes on the Vita
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Re: Why no Vita themes available?

Apr 14, 2013

Aside from the background what would change?

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Re: Why no Vita themes available?

Apr 14, 2013

Really, the best the Vita can do is have an image with transparency as the background, so you'll see a stock color behind the background image, like so:2013-04-14-163916.jpg

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Re: Why no Vita themes available?

Apr 14, 2013
As far as we know, that's what's possible today. I think it's a huge missed revenue opportunity for Sony and it's business partners not doing so.

Keep commenting to get some attention. It would be great to have a collectors edition Vita game come with a custom theme that included custom backgrounds and UI sound effects.
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Re: Why no Vita themes available?

Apr 14, 2013

darknovaxp wrote:

Aside from the background what would change?


the backround there could be different sound effects even diff backround music maybe something from the game that the theme is from and how about video backrounds like on android

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Re: Why no Vita themes available?

Apr 14, 2013
How about animated unlock screens?
How about custom UI music based on your favorite game?
How about opting in for a random theme to install ITSELF every night during my daily system backup?
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