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2:15 PM on 04.24.2014

Natsume's End of Serenity is a PSN-exclusive classic JRPG

The retro JRPG aesthetic is infinitely appealing to me, and Natsume and Kemco hope you'll feel the same way with the upcoming End of Serenity. It's a love letter to the 16-bit era with traditional undertones set for a North A...

Brittany Vincent

11:45 AM on 04.24.2014

Bummer: The PS Vita's PSP/PS1 library is back to the way it was

You know how a bunch of us were thrilled to see Sony finally "unlock" the remaining PSP and PS1 games for use on PS Vita earlier this week? It took forever to see that list of compatible titles grow, but it had finally happen...

Jordan Devore

11:45 AM on 04.22.2014

A ton of PSP and PS1 games are newly playable on PS Vita

[Update: It was a fluke! Or something. The newly-compatible games are no longer able to be downloaded. If you did manage to get your PSP and PS1 games on your PS Vita, you're good. Talk about disappointing for everyone else, ...

Jordan Devore

9:00 AM on 04.17.2014

PSP versions of Silent Hill: Shattered Memories and Origins coming to PSN?

[Update: Err...gross price alert. Look at this: They want $29.99 apiece for these two!] Konami said that a re-release of the PSP versions of Silent Hill: Shattered Memories and Silent Hill: Origins will come to the PlayS...

Dale North

4:30 PM on 04.16.2014

Bust-a-Move 4 busting out on PSN this spring

Ready to get your Bust-a-Move 4 on? Are you just aching for more Natsume games in your life? Do you just hate bubbles and want to pop them? Rejoice! The fourth Puzzle Bobble game is poised to hit the PlayStation Network this ...

Brittany Vincent

12:15 PM on 04.16.2014

PS1 title Hyper Crazy Climber now on PSN

Back in 1996, Nihon Bussan released a climbing game in Japan called Hyper Crazy Climber. In it, you just climb. Buildings, rocks, landmarks -- whatever. Climb, man. Show Nathan Drake how it really is. The controls are interes...

Dale North





11:00 AM on 03.26.2014

Half-Minute Hero 2 localization teased

Half-Minute Hero was one of my favorite games of the previous handheld generation, and it looks like the sequel might be on its way to the US soon, based on the teaser video above. Half-Minute Hero 2 is known for a...

Chris Carter

4:30 PM on 03.03.2014

Sony's Spring Fever PlayStation Network sale is back

PlayStation Plus subscribers can save a few bucks on upcoming notable PlayStation Network titles right out of the gate as part of Sony's Spring Fever promotion. These games are 20 percent off during their launch weeks, as ref...

Jordan Devore

9:00 PM on 02.18.2014

Rockstar PSN sale has Red Dead + Undead Nightmare for $10

Some truly excellent games from Rockstar are on sale right now on PlayStation Network. You can't go wrong with the Red Dead Redemption and Undead Nightmare Collection ($9.99) or Max Payne 3 ($4.99). Bully ($2.49), a PS2 Class...

Jordan Devore

3:15 PM on 02.18.2014

You can get Tomba! 2 for your PS3, PSP, or PS Vita now

Monkey Paw finished its six-week Retro Rush PSN releases today with Tomba! 2. It's also only six bucks right now, but it's supposed to be retailing for 10. Apparently both the English version and PAL version (which is availab...

Steven Hansen

6:15 PM on 02.10.2014

Japanese sidescrolling shooter Wolf Fang on PSN this week

One more week until Tomba! 2 releases on PlayStation Network. Until then, we're getting the fifth title in MonkeyPaw Games' Retro Rush event, Wolf Fang, a sidescrolling shooter sequel to the 1989 shoot-'em-up Vapor Trail: Hyp...

Jordan Devore

9:30 PM on 01.28.2014

The Firemen 2 coming to PSOne Classics

MonkeyPaw Games is continuing to release PlayStation games previously unavailable in North America through PlayStation Network and their next title, The Firemen 2: Pete and Danny, launched today. It is playable on PlayStatio...

Conrad Zimmerman



Brothers - A Tale of Two Sons free for PS Plus this week photo
Brothers - A Tale of Two Sons free for PS Plus this week
by Jordan Devore

Out of all the games I feel bad about missing last year, Brothers - A Tale of Two Sons has got to rank among the top of the list. It shouldn't take this much convincing to get me to play something I'm fairly sure I will enjoy, but that's the way of the world. Now I'll have my chance: the game joins the Instant Game Collection for PlayStation Plus members this week.

Look for Brothers as well as Worms: Battle Islands for PSP / PS Vita, another free game for subscribers, on PlayStation Network once the store update goes live tomorrow. Sorry, Worms, but I feel a whole lot less awful about not playing you.

PlayStation Plus: Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons for Members [PlayStation Blog]

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4:45 PM on 01.13.2014

MonkeyPaw is bringing Tomba! 2 and five others to PSN

MonkeyPaw Games has more Japanese import games lined up for release on PlayStation Network this year. The company's six-week Retro Rush event kicks off tomorrow with Double Dragon (the fighting game spinoff), and there will b...

Jordan Devore

11:00 PM on 01.08.2014

Dekamari Senran Kagura is a rhythm cooking battle game

Senran Kagura is getting three brand new games, you perverts. Dekamori Senran Kagura is the most absurd of the bunch (which is saying something). It's a rhythm cooking game for the PlayStation Vita and PSP, categorized as a ...

Hamza CTZ Aziz

9:00 AM on 01.02.2014

Valkyria Chronicles 3 gets an English fan translation

Valkyria Chronicles was one of the best tactical games I had played in a long time when I picked it up at release. So when a sequel was announced (and subsequently localized), I was floored. Sadly, the third game in the serie...

Chris Carter