Earlier last week, it was reported that Sony could be looking to shut down the stores for its PS3, PS Vita, and PSP consoles. Given how old those consoles are and with Sony already focusing their efforts and resources into the PS5, the report didn’t really come as that big of a surprise, but for those wondering if it’s true, yes, it is.
Game developers usually don’t release titles that they had been working on before deciding to give up on that particular project, that’s not something that happens quite often, however, Volition took everybody by surprise when it released a cancelled Saints Row game for PSP. Saints Row Undercover is now available for download absolutely free to anybody who owns a PSP that’s capable of playing this unreleased and unfinished game.
We know that there are still plenty of gamers out there who are gaming on their PlayStation Portable handheld consoles. After all, the device has become somewhat iconic as it was what allowed Sony to compete with Nintendo in the handheld console market. However it has been about 10 years since the device was launched, which is why we can’t say we’re too surprised to learn that Sony could be […]
We’ve seen people do crazy things in the past just to get their gaming fix, killing other people included, and on Friday two people were indicted for a similar crazy and hostile act. Christopher Hunter and Rosa Garcia binded a woman to a chair for six hours and held her at knifepoint at her apartment in 1400th block of Harmon Avenue, Las Vegas. They threatened to kill her if a […]
Rockstar knows that having a strong back catalog of solid video games which have stood the test of time is one surefire way of making a quick buck, as it is one cow that is worth milking many times over. Just take a look at Nintendo and their library of games and you will know what I mean. As gamers look forward to GTA 5, here we are with information […]
As a regular anime watcher, you don’t know how upsetting it is to know shows that I thoroughly enjoyed have video games that are either based on the show or continue its story only available in Japan. I could import them, but seeing how I can’t read a lick of Japanese, it could be rather difficult to do so. That’s why when I heard not only would the U.S. be […]
A number of Sony PSP clones have surfaced in the past. However, the new JXD S602 is in a different league because it runs Android 4.0. It comes with a 4.3-inch, 480 x 272 display and costs a mere $66. JXD S602 is available at Willgoo and packs a 1 GHz ARM Cortex-A8 chip together with 512 MB of RAM and 4GB storage. Storage space can be extended via a microSD […]
Folks, if you’re looking forward to playing Square Enix’s Final Fantasy III on your PSP, you’re in luck as the company has just confirmed the game along with a teaser trailer and some screenshots of what players can expect. However if you’ve played the game or seen the game on the Nintendo DS or on iOS devices, then you should probably note that the PSP version will not differ too […]
Gaming retailer GameStop seem to have placed their foot down in terms of their PSP games inventory, actually reducing the number of PSP games on sale to zero in 25% of their stores. According to Kotaku, a GameStop representative actually told them this, “The consolidation is occurring to maximize the merchandising space in the smallest 25% of stores. It will also provide a greater assortment in those stores that will […]
While Sony might be pushing its PlayStation Vita console at the moment, that doesn’t mean it has forgotten about its previous handheld console – the PlayStation Portable (PSP). The company has announced that it will be pushing out a brand new PSP-3000 in a new color combination – Sky-Marine Blue. Other than the new colors, it doesn’t look like it’s getting any new features but man, does it look good.For […]
While the PlayStation Portable (PSP) may not be the most ideal device when it comes to reading comics, Sony gave users the option to download comics to read them on the portable console anyway. Well for those of you who have grown fond of the service, it’s almost time to bid it goodbye. According to reports online, Sony will be shutting down the PSP comic download service later this year. […]
For those of you out there who like sharing their PlayStation games with their friends, the bad news is that you will no longer be able to share games and content with more than two PS3 consoles and two handheld consoles, like the PSP and the upcoming PlayStation Vita.
While there’s no denying how important it is to protect your electronics with carry cases and bags, they’re not the most interesting accessories to talk about. Well it seems like Sony thinks otherwise, as the company has released a video clip on YouTube giving a detailed look at the official carrying case for the PlayStation Vita. The video clocks in at close to 8 minutes long, and is in Japanese, […]
If you currently own a PSP and have a collection of games that are on UMD discs, we’ve got some good news for you. You’ll be able to play most of those games on the PlayStation Vita when it goes on sale. While the Vita doesn’t have a drive for you to insert your UMD games, Sony will be launching the UMD Passport program that will let you download your […]
The talk of smartphones and tablets replacing traditional portable handhelds is one that’s been constantly debated about, and now that we’ve got some statistics to back up those claims; things don’t look too good for consoles. According to data from Flurry, a mobile analytics firm and the NPD (National Purchase Diary), Android and iOS now make up 58% of the portable game market, with the Nintendo DS taking up 36% […]
Sony has announced today that future games purchased on the PlayStation Network will only be granted activation on two devices at any one time (it used to be five). However, it will only take effect on November 18th and will not affect any games bought before the date. Fortunately, gamers can use a PSN account management website via their computers, which lets them handle the activation/deactivation of game licenses.This should […]
Prior to the PS Vita existed the PSPgo, which was an expensive upgrade for players who may have invested heavily in UMD games for their PSP. Due to the not-so-significant update of the PSPgo compared to the PS Vita, it just did not make sense, but now with the PS Vita seeing huge improvements and new features, undoubtedly there will be plenty of PSP owners who are looking forward to […]
If you carry out with you a variety of gadgets, such as a smartphone, a tablet, a portable gaming console, camera etc, you probably have a ton of devices that need charging by the end of the day. GAMETECH’s Double USB Charger will allow you to charge up to two devices simultaneously from one device while on the go, without the need for battery packs or additional batteries for your […]
Here are a few facts that we have established concerning the PS Vita – it will be region-free (although that means the burden of learning a new language now lies in your hands), it will come with an external battery pack, and it has been confirmed to roll out this coming December 17th in Japan. You can add another item to the bucket list – the PS Vita will be […]
Remember Sony’s 3D TV that was unveiled earlier this year at E3? Well, it looks like we finally have a release date for the TV. The PlayStation TV designed especially for gamers can let PSP gamers play their games on the large screen, and PS3 gamers compete against each other in 2 player gamers without being able to cheat by looking at the other player’s screen will be available November […]