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End of Serenity

Kemco's PSP role-playing game End of Serenity available June 24

Back in April, Natsume and Kemco teamed up to announce the upcoming PSP RPG End of Serenity, previously a mobile adventure that's made the jump to handheld. Now, End of Serenity has been graced with a release date so you'll know when to exp...   read

 
 
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Brandish
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Brandish: The Dark Revenant gets its very own trailer

Brandish: The Dark Revenant is releasing as a digital-only PSP title that you can nab only from the PlayStation Store, and you can certainly see this from its trailer. But you know what? It looks like a good, old-fashioned dungeon crawler ...   read

 
 
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Final Fantasy

Final Fantasy Type-0 is coming to PS4 and Xbox One

[Update: Unfortunately, the PS Vita release was not accurate. Sony has clarified on its blog that Type-0 will only be on PS4.] Yes, it is happening. Square Enix has announced that the elusive Final Fantasy Type-0 is coming to consoles with ...   read

 
 
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XSEED E3 games

XSEED reveals E3 2014 lineup and a new PSP game

XSEED shared the games it's planning on bringing to E3 next week, along with a couple new announcements. Here's what will be playable at the show: Senran Kagura Bon Appétit  Story of Seasons Akiba's Trip: Undead & Undressed...   read

 
 
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PSP

Sony announces the end of the PSP era

It had a good run (in terms of my personal enjoyment, at least), but the end of the PSP is nigh. Sony has announced that later this month in Japan, PSP shipments will cease. US gamers are already used to this, since shipments stopped b...   read

 
 
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God Eater 2
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God Eater 2 getting Return of the Defense Unit DLC next month

God Eater 2 is getting DLC, Another Episode, meant to bring back older versions of the original game's Defense Unit. There are also some new characters being introduced initially as NPCs, but beating the DLC will make them playable in the ...   read

 
 
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New PSP games?

XSEED is still localizing PSP games apparently

The PlayStation Vita has been on shelves for a couple years now, but that doesn't mean the PSP doesn't still deserve your love. After all, Sega shut down the Dreamcast over a decade ago, and people are still making new games for the ve...   read

 
 
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Monster Hunter iOS
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Monster Hunter Freedom Unite is now out on iOS in Japan

This week Capcom released the iOS version of Monster Hunter Freedom Unite, and it doesn't look half bad -- if you have an MFi controller of course (the on-screen touch prompts look pretty nasty). Why does it look decent, you ask? Well, it ...   read

 
 
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3DS XL on top in Japan, hardware in general doing poorly

Media Create Sales released their latest figures in Japan, and the 3DS XL is on top as far as hardware goes, moving 28,000 units. The PS Vita is in second with 22,000 sales. Hardware sales in general are poor all already, as Media Create's ...   read

 
 
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Sword Art Online

Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment releasing with Infinity Moment HD remake

If you're still into Sword Art Online, you probably didn't watch the second half of the first series. Just kidding. I bet you're on pins and needles waiting for the Vita release, Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment. Now, you can expect an ad...   read

 
 
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HUGE PSN SALE

PSN celebrates Golden Week with amazing sale on Japanese games

Over in Japan, this week is Golden Week. It's a celebration encompassing four national holidays and also makes for the country's biggest travel and shopping season of the year. In honor of the festivities, Sony is hosting a massive sale on ...   read

 
 
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PUZZLE BOBBLE 4

Bust-a-Move 4 bobbles over to PSN next week

Earlier this month, Nastume announced it would be bringing Taito's Bust-a-Move 4 on PlayStation Network this spring. We didn't get a specific release date back then, but the latest episode of the PlayStation Blogcas...   read

 
 
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End of Serenity

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 American release...   read

 
 
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PS Vita

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 happened. And there w...   read

 
 
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PS Vita

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, though.] Report...   read

 
 
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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 PlayStation Network ...   read

 
 
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Bust-a-Move 4

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 spring. You'll ...   read

 
 
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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 interesting in that ea...   read

 
 
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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 abolishing the E...   read

 
 
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Deals

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 reflected in the p...   read

 
 
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Deals

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 Classic, really is a...   read

 
 
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Tomba! 2 is here

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 available on the Europ...   read

 
 
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PSN

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: Hyper Offense Form...   read

 
 
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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 PlayStation 3, PlayStatio...   read

 
 
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PS Plus

Brothers - A Tale of Two Sons free for PS Plus this week

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 th...   read

 
 
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