PlayStation Vita News


Microsoft buys Minecraft studio for $2.5 billion

By Daniel Perez, Sep 15, 2014 6:27am PDT

Microsoft has made its Minecraft marriage official today by announcing it has acquired Mojang for $2.5 billion. Surprisingly, the company promises to continue supporting the game across all platforms it's already available on.


"I do like the idea of the iOS version of Minecraft selling bucket-loads and Microsoft making ..."

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The Wolf Among Us tells its tale on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in November

By Daniel Perez, Sep 11, 2014 7:30am PDT

The Big Bad Wolf will be making his debut on the PS4 and Xbox One this November both in digital and physical form.


Destiny PlayStation Vita Remote Play optimized prior to release

By Daniel Perez, Sep 05, 2014 12:30pm PDT

Bungie has tweaked the PS Vita's Remote Play feature so handheld gamers can actually compete with console players.


The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth tortures payers in November

By Daniel Perez, Sep 05, 2014 8:25am PDT

Those looking for the console and PC remake of The Binding of Isaac won't have to wait much longer.


"Yes, because it's a completely remade game, with each line of code, and each character sprite ..."

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Run Sackboy! Run! headed to Vita, iOS and Android

By Daniel Perez, Sep 04, 2014 8:50am PDT

Sackboy will be featured in an all-new adventure on the PS Vita, iOS and Android later next month.


PSN Flash Sale marks down several games for a dollar

By Robert Workman, Jul 11, 2014 1:00pm PDT

Double Dragon Neon, Worms Revolution and others dirt cheap


"I grabbed Legend of Dragoon and both Wild Arms games. Those are certainly worth it."

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Aban Hawkins & the 1,001 Spikes pokes its way onto Vita

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 19, 2013 9:00am PDT

Nicalis is bringing out their inner masochists for Aban Hawkins & the 1,001 Spikes, coming soon to the PS Vita.


Shack PSA: Street Fighter X Tekken roster expansion out today

By Steve Watts, Jul 31, 2012 5:00pm PDT

The 12-fighter roster update for Street Fighter X Tekken is available today for $19.99. It also includes balance adjustments.


Phantasy Star Online 2 coming to US in 2013

By Steve Watts, Jul 09, 2012 9:30am PDT

Phantasy Star Online 2 is making the trip to North America and Europe in early 2013, Sega has announced.


"I think the original was the first game of that type I really got into the MP with. I mean, I ..."

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Tekken will 'never sell' DLC characters

By Steve Watts, Apr 17, 2012 11:45am PDT

Tekken producer Katsuhiro Harada talks about his philosophy behind locked content, why he would never sell characters, and how the series may make room for cosmetic DLC.


"Both characters were on disc, and the time limited DLC was just an unlock code that clocked in ..."

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StarDrone Extreme coming to Vita next week

By Steve Watts, Apr 13, 2012 3:30pm PDT

StarDrone Extreme is coming to PlayStation Vita next week with new features, alongside an update for the PlayStation 3 version that will enable you to swap between the two through the Cloud.


Street Fighter X Tekken sports PS3-Vita cross-platform play

By Steve Watts, Apr 10, 2012 9:45am PDT

Street Fighter X Tekken will support cross-platform play between PlayStation Vita and PlayStation 3 when the portable version hits this fall, Capcom has announced.


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.