The “Black Lives Matter” movement gained prominence worldwide when the world rallied against the gruesome murder of George Floyd in the hands of United States Police. Sony has announced a free #BlackLivesMatter theme for PS4 owners.
“Show your support for the #BlackLivesMatter movement with this new PS4 theme,” Sony announced in a tweet. The theme is available for download freely on the PlayStation store. Though it’s a little too late since the movement began in June, this is nevertheless a good touch from Sony.
A lot of brands and companies have since supported the course and Activision provided an updated to Call of Duty: Modern Warfare which displayed the message in a splash screen back in June.
When activated, the theme is very basic with black and yellow theme colours. As seen above, there is a raised fist which signifies the movement and the “BLACK LIVES MATTER” message is written within the three yellow stripes. The hashtag #BlackLivesMatter is also written on the greyish-black background.