PlayStation Vita News


PlayStation Vita 1.66 firmware replaces bugged 1.65

By Steve Watts, Apr 04, 2012 4:30pm PDT

The PlayStation Vita firmware update 1.66 has gone live in Europe, replacing the bugged 1.65 that was pulled. It should be available in North America soon.


"I am from the future. Next week's headline: hackers gain complete root access via European Vita ..."

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Capcom says 'no distinction' between on-disc and DLC

By Steve Watts, Apr 02, 2012 12:00pm PDT

Capcom has responded to Better Business Bureau complaints regarding its large on-disc roster update for Street Fighter X Tekken.


"This cap com guy is actually extraordinarily honest in a way most people won't understand. ..."

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Foosball 2012 announced for PS3/Vita

By Steve Watts, Mar 22, 2012 12:30pm PDT

Grip Games has announced Foosball 2012, a PS3/Vita adaptation of the game with cross-platform play.


God of War for Vita was considered by Ready at Dawn, but dropped

By Steve Watts, Mar 22, 2012 10:00am PDT

Ready at Dawn's CEO says the studio was "floated" the possibility of a Vita God of War game, but it didn't "align with what we wanted."


"Really? Why? The psp version of the game was fantastic for the hardware they were using this ..."

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Street Fighter X Tekken producer apologizes to 360 players

By Steve Watts, Mar 14, 2012 12:00pm PDT

Street Fighter X Tekken assistant producer Tomoaki Ayano apologizes to 360 fans for the 4-player co-op mode not working with two local players going online together.


"Is it just me or has MS been dropping the ball over and over since they went Kinect crazy?!? MS ..."

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Phantasy Star Online 2 coming to Vita

By Steve Watts, Mar 09, 2012 8:45am PST

Sega announced today that Phantasy Star Online 2 will be available on the PlayStation Vita, and you can play across the same server and with the same characters across both platforms.


"Man, if I had the money, this would be the game that sells me a Vita."

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Rumor: Uncharted: Golden Abyss getting multiplayer CCG

By Steve Watts, Mar 08, 2012 11:30am PST

A purported glitch shows what appears to be a multiplayer collectible card game coming to Uncharted: Golden Abyss.


Tales from Space: Mutant Blobs Attack invading PC

By Jeff Mattas, Mar 07, 2012 2:30pm PST

Developer DrinkBox Studios has revealed that it plans to bring its recently released PS Vita title, Tales From Space: Mutant Blobs Attack, to PC.


Street Fighter X Tekken DLC characters on-disc

By Steve Watts, Mar 05, 2012 4:00pm PST

Capcom has confirmed that the extra Street Fighter X Tekken characters are available on the console discs hitting tomorrow, calling the move an effort to ensure easy compatibility between players.


"Except they are giving them out for the Vita version, which is already $20 less than the 360 & ..."

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Silent Hill HD, Downpour, and Vita delayed

By Jeff Mattas, Mar 01, 2012 5:00pm PST

The Silent Hill: HD Collection, as well as new entries to the series Book of Memories and Downpour, have received updated release dates.


"Well, considering it's by Konami who also owns/converted the MGS collection games, this one ..."

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Binding of Isaac looking to Sony platforms

By Steve Watts, Mar 01, 2012 7:15am PST

Edmund McMillen says that Team Meat is now checking into the possibility of releasing The Binding of Isaac for "1-2 Sony platforms."


"If this comes out for PS3 and Vita, it'd be the perfect choice for a "get both versions in one" ..."

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Lumines: Electronic Symphony devs inspired by John Cusack

By Steve Watts, Feb 28, 2012 5:00pm PST

Lumines: Electronic Symphony producer James Mielke talks about using music to form an emotional connection in a puzzle game.


Wipeout 2048 dev working on free updates

By Steve Watts, Feb 27, 2012 3:15pm PST

Wipeout 2048 lead designer Karl Jones talks about how the clock ran out on some features for the game, but the team is working to release them as free updates.


"I picked this up along with a Vita last Friday. So much fun, perfect for a handheld. I would ..."

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EscapeVektor coming to 3DS, Vita

By Steve Watts, Feb 24, 2012 4:15pm PST

The WiiWare title escapeVektor is coming to 3DS and PlayStation Vita, developer Nnooo announced today. Each will feature new stages and enemies, plus system-specific features.


"Good for them. I haven't bought anything on Wiiware or VC since Cavestory and Lost Winds 2. I'll ..."

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Street Fighter X Tekken getting large Vita roster update

By Steve Watts, Feb 21, 2012 11:30am PST

The PlayStation Vita version of Street Fighter X Tekken will bring an expanded roster of 12 new characters, in addition to the 38 standard and 5 special characters already planned.


"capcom said they wouldnt make people buy sfxt over again. lmao. fucking capcom"

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