10/03/2011, Want to know what the PlayStation Vita is going to look like when you see it in retail outlets in the future? Well you’re in luck today because the folks over at Sony have decided to release a picture of what the final packaging for the PlayStation Vita will look like. The portable gaming console will be released in Japan later this year, on December 17th.
09/30/2011, According to reports online, it looks like Sony will be placing limits on the size of files that can be downloaded with the PlayStation Vita over 3G: a 20MB limit. This means that users won’t be able to download games from the PlayStation store when they’re not connected to WiFi (well, triple A titles at least – I’m sure none of them will be that small). Downloads over 3G will […]
09/28/2011, We all know that Sony’s upcoming true successor to the PlayStation Portable (PSP), the PlayStation Vita, will be released in Japan on December 17th 2011. But did you know that it was originally planned for an earlier release? According to an interview the company had with Weekly Famitsu (a Japanese gaming site) this week, Sony had originally planned for the Vita to be in stores on December 3. Uncertain that […]
09/19/2011, One of the great things about today’s video game consoles is the fact that their firmware can be updated to fix bugs, patch holes and introduce new features without you having to buy a new system. One of the bad things about these patches is that you’re sometimes forced to download them in order to keep playing, and when it’s a major update, it might take a long time. For […]
09/19/2011, Great news for people who love playing foreign and imported games on their video game consoles: If you’re planning to purchase the PlayStation Vita, the portable console won’t be region-locked. This means that you’ll be able to play Japanese/European games on your US Vita without any problem. Sony Computer Entertainment’s president of Worldwide Studios, Shuhei Yoshida, recently confirmed that the Vita will be region free in a Tweet response to […]
09/16/2011, It has been previously mentioned that the PlayStation Vita will have only 3-5 hours of battery life under normal gaming conditions – a number less than ideal, especially for hardcore games that don’t want to end up sitting next to a power outlet all day just to get their daily fix of gaming. However, there is a solution in the works. Sony revealed that it is working on an external […]
09/14/2011, If you’re planning to have a trip to Japan just so you can be one of the first few people in the world to own a PlayStation Vita, you better start booking those tickets right now. The official release date for Sony’s next generation handheld console has been confirmed by the company itself – it’s going to be on sale December 17th in Japan. The $250 console is a huge […]
09/06/2011, Interested in checking out what the multimedia interface screens of the PlayStation Vita will look like when it is finally released? Since most of us don’t have access to one of the consoles now, screenshots of the console in action will have to do. Thanks to the folks over at andriasang.com, they’ve published 9 screen captures of what the Vita’s multimedia interface. For those of you who didn’t get a […]
09/06/2011, If Sony has any worries about its upcoming handheld console not doing well, they’ve got nothing to fear. Judging by the number of pre-orders that Amazon has been receiving for the PlayStation Vita, it looks like Sony has got a hit on its hands. While the console is still months away from arriving (end of year in Japan, early next year in the US) – demand for it has been […]
09/01/2011, If you’re excited about the PlayStation Vita and its games, you’re going to want to keep your eyes peeled for blogs following the Tokyo Game Show which takes place in a couple of weeks time. According to reports online, Sony will be announcing a plethora of games for the upcoming portable console. Including the 13 previously revealed games for the Vita, there will be an additional 18 unknown Vita games […]
08/25/2011, A while back we reported that the Nintendo 3DS received a price cut and it seemed that many were starting to pressure Sony to reduce their price on their upcoming PSP-replacement, the PlayStation Vita, but it looks like Sony is not budging.
08/17/2011, Prior to Sony’s new announcement about the PlayStation Vita, there were rumors circulating around saying that the RAM in the PlayStation Vita will be halved in order to keep the price for the console to stay within the $250-$300 range. Well, it turns out that those rumors weren’t the least bit true, as Sony has officially announced that the portable gaming console will be shipping with 512MB of RAM, and […]
08/09/2011, Can’t wait to get your hands on the next generation PlayStation Portable aka the PlayStation Vita? Well, the folks over at Amazon and Best Buy are now more than willing to start collecting your money for the upcoming console. It’s been reported that the two major shopping outlets are now accepting pre-orders for the PlayStation Vita console that’s scheduled to arrive at the end of this year (in Japan at […]
08/04/2011, Boy, is this a piece of wet blanket news – when we read about Sony’s PlayStation Vita (PS Vita for short) hitting the FCC and gaining its approval, we were rather pleased, as it normally signals a release that tends to happen sooner rather than later. Well, word has it that the PS Vita will start rolling out this year, although it won’t be a global one.