PS Vita Archives

Sony Interactive Entertainment pulled a rare about-face this morning at they will keep the PS3 and PS Vita shops open The company issued a statement this morning on the PlayStation Blog, which you can also read here, in which SIE CEO and President Jim Ryan announced the company will be keeping both shops open after[...]
Sony Is Sadly Finished With Making New Handheld Systems
Credit: Sony If you're a fan of your PSP or your PS Vita, hold on to them for dear life It looks like Sony isn't interested in staying in the handheld business any longer. While we pretty much already knew that, as they made it abundantly clear, during a recent interview it was confirmed In a Game[...]
Sony Is Still Giving The PS Vita Updates For Some Reason
Sony made it very clear that the PS Vita was dead to them this year by ending production back in March But oddly, they're still updating it Usually, when a company is done with a product, they cease all operations Not just in building them, but also with updates However, that's not the case with[...]
The PS Vita Has Officially Ended Production in Japan
Covering a bit of news we already knew was coming, Sony has officially ended its production of the PS Vita in Japan The word that the Vita was on the road to being discontinued came out back in September when Sony declared they weren't moving forward with the handheld console anymore and were eventually going to[...]
PlayStation Plus Will Stop Making PS3 and Vita Games for Free in March
Basically meaning those two consoles would no longer be able to receive free games. As a reminder, after March 8, 2019, the Monthly Games provided to PlayStation Plus members will no longer include PlayStation3 (PS3) or PlayStation Vita (PS Vita) titles Any PS3 or PS Vita Monthly Games downloaded or previously added to your Download List[...]
NIS America Announce Their Final PS Vita Games
Of all the publishers still working with the PS Vita, NIS America has been a constant in bringing games to the west for the mobile console With Sony announcing they're no longer producing systems, that train is coming to an end So NIS has announced the last three games they'll be producing for the system with[...]
Sony Is Getting Out of the Handheld Gaming Business
Earlier today, Sony announced that they were putting an end to the PS Vita starting in Japan, and from what it sounds like, they're not going back According to an interview with Gematsu, Sony Interactive Entertainment Senior VP Hiroyuki Oda basically laid it all out on the line and was very blunt about the future plans[...]
Sony to Halt Production on the PS Vita in Japan Next Year
credit//Sony At the Tokyo Game Show this year, Sony announced that it will be halting production on the PS Vita handheld console in Japan over the next year Currently, Japan is the only market that is confirmed as ending production, though it is likely other production lines will shut down as well Especially considering Sony's American[...]
Sony Ending Physical Production of PS Vita Game Cards
The PS Vita may be looking at death's door int he next year or so, as Sony has started to shut down production of something vital to the portable unit's success: physical game cards It's not really talked about among diehard fans of the system, especially those who love the ability to play their games[...]
Stardew Valley Will Be Released on PS Vita Next Week
Today, the company made a quick announcement for PS Vita owners as they'll be getting Stardew Valley for the portable console The company made a blog post about it on the game's official website earlier today with some details about the purchase. credit//Chucklefish It will be cross-buy, so you'll only need to purchase one copy to play[...]
Chasm art
Today on the PlayStation Blog, word came down the Chasm will finally be making its way to the PS4, along with the Vita and PC. Some of you may recall the game started as a Kickstarter project back in 2013, and at one point was a demo title for the PS4 before release in 2014. 
Games that previously won Gold, Silver and Bronze Trophies get another shot at the Platinum trophy this year. As you'd expect, the list includes PS Vita games and categories as well as PS4 and PSVR games But that "Most Anticipated" category will definitely be one of the more interesting results, given the sheer number of big[...]
'YS Origin' To Receive Physical Release
Which leads to yesterday's tweet from Limited Run Games who announced that the company will be releasing a limited physical release of the game for PS4 and PS Vita Not only that, there will be special edition boxes containing extra goodies No official date has been given, but we do know the Vita download version will[...]
PlayStation Plus Games Outlined For December
If you're a handheld person, Freedom Wars and Rocketbirds: Hardboiled Chicken make up the PS Vita entrée. Seems fairly solid to me I've heard great things about King's Quest so that's something I'd happily recommend. The Christmas season is nearly on us, (or if some shop decorations are to go by, it's been upon us in[...]