Vita News


World of Final Fantasy gets Collector's Edition with 3D pop-up book, mini-figurines, and more

By Daniel Perez, Jul 21, 2016 7:13am PDT

In addition to revealing its Collector's Edition, Square Enix has released a new trailer for the game that shows off many of its features, inclluding tamable beasts and the ability to team up with classic Final Fantasy heroes.


Dragon Quest Builders gets Day One Edition with exclusive recipes

By Daniel Perez, Jul 20, 2016 7:12am PDT

All you have to do is pre-order Dragon Quest Builders to earn three exclusive recipes.


Psycho-Pass: Mandatory Happiness' latest trailer highlights all of its new features

By Daniel Perez, Jun 21, 2016 1:22pm PDT

Fans of Psycho-Pass will definitely need to keep an eye out for Mandatory Happiness when it releases this Fall.


"One of my favorite chinese cartoons, I especially like how well they captured the dead eyes of ..."

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Dragon Quest Builders gets western release on PS4 and Vita in October

By Daniel Perez, May 27, 2016 6:40am PDT

Prepare to rebuild the realm of Alefgard in Dragon Quest Builders later this year


Watch Eren slice up Titans in Attack on Titan's latest gameplay videos

By Daniel Perez, May 13, 2016 7:40am PDT

Two gameplay videos showcasing Attack on Titan's battle system have been released, and as you can expect, there's a lot of Titan killing in them.


See If Dead or Alive Xtreme 3's Your Thing With The Free-To-Play Version in Japan

By Brittany Vincent, May 06, 2016 7:40am PDT

Hope you like Kasumi!


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PlayStation Plus May 2016 free games lineup includes God of War, Tropico 5, and more

By Daniel Perez, Apr 27, 2016 8:40am PDT

Here are the games you'll be able to play for free starting in May.


"Were they planning on putting it back in with expansions/dlc?"

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Psycho-Pass: Mandatory Happiness prepares its Dominator for a September 2016 release

By Daniel Perez, Apr 11, 2016 1:50pm PDT

Enforcement mode: Non-Lethal Paralyzer. Please aim calmly and subdue the target.


Koei Tecmo Shares Additional Details On Dead or Alive Xtreme 3's Casino

By Brittany Vincent, Feb 18, 2016 1:10pm PST

Wheelin' and dealin'. 


Shovel Knight: Plague of Shadows Release Date Announced

By Steven Wong, Sep 09, 2015 1:00pm PDT

Shovel Knight: Plague of Shadows, a free update to Shovel Knight, releases in just one week!


Never Alone getting DLC, expanding to more platforms

By Steve Watts, Jul 16, 2015 6:45am PDT

Never Alone: Foxtales will tell another Alaskan Native folktale later this month, and hit more platforms in the fall.


"I really enjoyed NA-played through it in one sitting. Will definitely be checking out this DLC. ..."

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E3 2015: Looking Back at Sony's 2014 Conference

By Steve Watts, Jun 10, 2015 12:30pm PDT

Shacknews is taking a look back at last year's press conferences to see what panned out, what didn't, and what it all means for our expectations this year. Today, we look at Sony.


E3 2015: Most Anticipated from PlayStation

By Steve Watts, Jun 09, 2015 11:00am PDT

This week, Shacknews is looking at a handful of the most anticipated games from this year's E3 across each of the major platforms. Today, we look at exclusive offerings on PlayStation.


"I'm hoping they didn't give up on the vita, but I'm pretty sure they gave up on the vita."

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Opinion: The End of the Mobile Console Era

By Steven Wong, Mar 17, 2015 2:00pm PDT

Is today's announcement that Nintendo is formally stepping into the mobile games market an indirect admission that the age of handheld consoles have come to an end? Do consoles like the 3DS and Vita still have a place in a world flooded by smart devices? We could be looking ...


""If you have to leave the home" As if. There's nothing beyond these walls!"

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PlayStation Vita celebrates third birthday with digital sale tomorrow

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 23, 2015 10:15am PST

Happy Birthday, Vita! To celebrate its third birthday, Sony is kicking off a massive Vita digital sale tomorrow.


"Didn't they say that they were dropping the price of the memory cards?"

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