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 […]
09/06/2011, 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 […]
08/17/2011, 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.
08/03/2011, Well well, what do we have here? It seems as though the FCC has managed to get hold of a Sony PlayStation Vita (PS Vita for short), and after sending the upcoming portable game console through a battery of tests, it has managed to pass those with flying colors. The Wi-Fi test report has also been revealed, and since it has passed FCC testing, the only thing we have left […]
08/01/2011, Sorry guys and girls, unless you are a developer for the upcoming PS Vita platform from Sony, you won’t be getting free hardware anytime soon, but instead, will have to wait in line for a rumored October release. It has been reported that Sony has already given out PS Vita kits to at least one studio – for free, yo! Icon Games is the studio in question, and according to […]
07/26/2011, Sony’s upcoming portable gaming device, the Playstation Vita (or PSVita as certain quarters affectionately call it), has set tongues wagging ever since Sony announced its existence. Well, more details are coming your way now, where we will delve deeper into its Online and Social modes.