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New Little King's Story Vita confirmed for Europe, no plans for America

By Garnett Lee, Nov 28, 2011 6:15pm PST

New Little King's Story on the Vita has been confirmed by Konami for release in Europe during 2012 but the publisher says that it has no plans at this time to bring the game to North America.


Putty Squad returning as Vita launch game in Europe

By Steve Watts, Nov 23, 2011 4:45pm PST

System 3 announced Putty Squad will be a launch game for the PlayStation Vita in Europe. This marks the 20th anniversary of the series, and the game has been revamped with new visuals and Vita features.


Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 DLC costumes revealed; $20 for all

By Jeff Mattas, Nov 17, 2011 12:45pm PST

Capcom has revealed its DLC schedule and pricing for alternate Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 costumes.


"Hopefully one has a t-shirt that say's "Suck It Down" LOL"

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Street Fighter X Tekken won't receive 'Ultimate' version, says Capcom

By Steve Watts, Nov 14, 2011 8:30am PST

Capcom's Yoshinori Ono has stated that Street Fighter X Tekken won't get a disc-based update, but didn't rule out a large DLC update akin to Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition.


"Street Fighter X Tekken Game of the Year Edition (online only full game purchase). "

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MLB 12 The Show hits PS3 and Vita March 6

By Steve Watts, Nov 10, 2011 9:00am PST

Sony has announced a release date for MLB 12 The Show, coming to PlayStation 3 and Vita in March of next year. Plus, the cover athlete has been revealed as Red Sox first baseman Adrian Gonzalez.


"hopefully with better move support. talk about a missed opportunity in show 11"

- RikiTiki2 see all 3 comments

Report: Smartphones overtake handhelds in portable game revenue

By Steve Watts, Nov 09, 2011 12:00pm PST

A new study suggests that iOS and Android games have taken increased their mobile market share 30% in only two years, eating heavily into the business of the DS and PSP


"Yes, but that could easily have been developed for smartphones."

- master_disaster_17 see all 19 comments

Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 timing due to licensing

By Steve Watts, Nov 01, 2011 8:00am PDT

Capcom says that the upcoming Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 is following on the heels of the standard version quickly because of the short release windows for the Marvel license.


"Fool me once, shame on....shame on you, fool me, you can't get fooled again."

- pigvomit see all 4 comments

Capcom explains Street Fighter X Tekken dev separation

By Steve Watts, Oct 26, 2011 4:30pm PDT

Capcom producer Yoshinori Ono explains the development philosophy behind keeping development separate in the Street Fighter/Tekken crossovers.


"Probably because some people think Capcom has only released Hyper Fighting with fifty add-ons ..."

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Vita internet browser won't support Flash at launch

By Steve Watts, Oct 26, 2011 9:00am PDT

A Famitsu report shares more details on the launch features of the Vita, including its lack of Flash support.


"I think he might be talking about the proprietary memory cards."

- peepooppooppee see all 8 comments

IndieCade 2011: StarDrone and StarDrone Extreme

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 20, 2011 4:15pm PDT

We check out the PS3 action-pinball game StarDrone at IndieCade 2011, and get a first look at the upcoming StarDrone Extreme for the PlayStation Vita.


"guess i will wait for the vita version. interesting though about responsiveness issues with the ..."

- Shai-Tan see all 2 comments

Final Fantasy XIV Vita app being considered

By Steve Watts, Oct 20, 2011 12:45pm PDT

After Square Enix relaunches Final Fantasy XIV with version 2.0, you might also get an app on your Vita to let you check stats and item sales on the go.


"Negative: I'm still playing FFXIV and the game is totally different than launch over 1 yr ago. ..."

- m0rfus see all 3 comments

Army Corps of Hell announced for PlayStation Vita

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 06, 2011 7:00am PDT

Square Enix is offering the opportunity to command a horde of 100 goblins on a romp across perdition in Army Corps of Hell, a Vita exclusive announced today. Developed by Entersphere, it'll rise some time in 2012.


Vita and PSP compatible in ad hoc mode

By Steve Watts, Sep 20, 2011 12:00pm PDT

The PlayStation Vita will be compatible with PSPs playing on ad hoc as well.


Sony: Vita is region free; has learned from PSP

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 19, 2011 9:00am PDT

Sony Computer Entertainment worldwide studios president Shuhei Yoshida has confirmed the PS Vita is region-free and spoken on the lessons Sony has learned from its mistakes with the PSP.


"So what is stopping Americans from buying as many Vitas as they want in December? I don't get ..."

- Narrator2012 see all 5 comments

Katamari Damacy coming to PlayStation Vita

By Steve Watts, Sep 16, 2011 11:00am PDT

Katamari Damacy will get a new entry on the PlayStation Vita, with both touch screen and rear touch pad controls to roll your ball of junk.


"This is an ideal experience for a portable system...and really, this system is the only one out ..."

- Vorlonesque see all 19 comments