Category Archives: Vita
Wed, Jun 19, 2013 | 15:38 BST
Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D topped the Media Create charts in Japan with 104,569 units moved, and ultimately helped provide 3DS with a much needed surge after disappointed hardware sales over the last couple of weeks. Sales of 3DS LL hit 29,533 units over the prior week’s 27,172 units, while 3DS sales saw the biggest jump out of the two offerings. The system moved 17,602 compared to 12,700 the prior week.
Wed, Jun 19, 2013 | 15:15 BST
Sony has updated the European end of the PS Store and Plus with Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams and more. Get your update in full below.
Wed, Jun 19, 2013 | 14:10 BST
Sony has announced a Vita Mega Pack which comes with 10 games packaged on an 8GB memory card.
Wed, Jun 19, 2013 | 12:10 BST
PlayStation Plus subscribers can look forward to free downloads of Battlefield 3 and Payday: The Heist in July, among others. Get the full details here.
Wed, Jun 19, 2013 | 10:34 BST
PlayStation 4′s spotlight status at E3 has given interest in PS Vita a boost, Sony’s UK chief Fergal Gara has claimed. The exec has also touted the handheld’s position as a companion device for PS4 in a new interview, suggesting the two will grow increasingly symbiotic going into next-gen.
Wed, Jun 19, 2013 | 06:18 BST
Warriors Orochi 3 is getting yet another re-release, this time bringing together all the extra content from other versions along with some brand new goodies.
Tue, Jun 18, 2013 | 21:59 BST
Sony has updated the North American end of the PS Store. Get your update below.
Tue, Jun 18, 2013 | 20:28 BST
Sony Japan has released some Soul Sacrifice videos showing off the June 25 DLC update heading to the Vita title.
Tue, Jun 18, 2013 | 19:57 BST
Just a reminder: the Jak and Daxter Collection is now available for Vita in North America. It contains remastered HD versions of Jak and Daxter: The Precursor Legacy, Jak 2, and Jak. It will contain three more Platinum trophies than was available with the PS3 version released in February 2012. The collection will run you €29.99/$29.99. Those in Europe should expect the game to arrive on PSN with the usual PS Store update tomorrow.
Tue, Jun 18, 2013 | 17:43 BST
Phantasy Star Online 2 is still heading west at some point, but the release has been delayed, according to SEGA. The delay in the western release was announced three months back when it was slated for an early 2013 release, so the fact that it is still delayed hopefully means you will still be able to play it at some point. Phantasy Star Online 2: Episode 2 will release in Japan next month, and the game is available on PC and Vita. Thanks, Kotaku.
Tue, Jun 18, 2013 | 05:14 BST
Portable console, mobile and tablet gaming is worth big, big money, according to a new report.
Mon, Jun 17, 2013 | 15:56 BST
Final Fantasy X & X-2 HD director Yoshinori Kitase has said that if the PS3 and PS Vita remasters prove successful, they could pave the way for more classic games being updated in a similar fashion.
Fri, Jun 14, 2013 | 19:52 BST
PQube and Milestone have released the fifth gameplay video for MotoGP 13, this time showing off the Vita version of the game. Watch it below. MotoGP 13 will be released on June 21 for Pc, Ps3, Vita and Xbox 360.
Fri, Jun 14, 2013 | 11:02 BST
Limbo developer PlayDead has released a trailer for PS Vita, showing off gameplay from its handheld port. Warning, it’s mighty bleak for a Friday.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 23:10 BST
PlayStation 4 natively supports Vita Remote Play at a system level, meaning almost every game will support the feature.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 22:31 BST
Nicalis has announced 1001 Spikes and its coming to Vita this year. The team used Spelunker and Challenger as inspirations, but don’t let the retro 8-bit art style fool you: this will be an “incredibly difficult platformer with very precise controls requiring pixel-perfect inputs,” according to the developer.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 22:25 BST
I just woke up and there’s a report on a Vita game called Floating Cloud God Saves the Pilgrims in HD in my in tray. Grab a timezone-appropriate beverage and let’s figure this out together.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 22:00 BST
Curve Studios has announced that when Stealth Inc launches, the Teleporter Chambers level pack containing 20 new levels, will be available at release. The pack puts “a radical spin” on Stealth Inc’s gameplay, and forces the player to think strategically in order to beat its mind-bending puzzles. Also, two new DLC level packs for Stealth Inc will be debuting exclusively on PS3 and Vita later this year. So that is goo news for puzzle fans. Find out more on the PS Blog.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 21:43 BST
Killzone: Shadow Fall will make use of various new features within PS4, such as PlayGo and Remote Play, according to Guerrilla Games.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 17:56 BST
Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate screenshots have arrived. Enjoy the lot below. The Vita and 3DS title is out alongside Batman: Arkham Origins worldwide on October 25.