Review: PlayStation Vita

The PlayStation Portable is quite possibly the greatest electronic device that I ever resented. I hated so much about the PSP, and not because I disliked the system -- I absolutely loved it. However, the lack of support from third parties, ...


Review: Uncharted: Golden Abyss

You may have had enough of hanging from glowing ledges, jumping from crumbling floors and narrow escapes from massive explosions, but I can't get enough of the adventures of "Dude Raider" Nathan Drake. I loved all of the PS3 games, with Unc...


Vita downloads confirmed cheaper than cartridges

For those wondering if PlayStation Vita owners in the US will get a discounted price for purchasing the digital releases of their games as compared to boxed retail copies (as in Japan), it looks as though that may indeed be the case. An int...


Man up! Pac-Man and Mega Man in Street Fighter X Tekken

Previously hinted at company mascots Pac-Man and Mega Man have been confirmed as PS3/PSV exclusive characters for Street Fighter X Tekken, joining Cole from inFamous, and Sony Japan mascots Toro and Kuro. Unless the 360 version of the game...


PS Vita UMD Passport game list is live, missing key games

While the PlayStation Vita will support PSP games, it does not have a UMD drive. For this reason Sony came up with their UMD Passport program. Through this, you'll be able to register UMD games to get a discounted digital copy for your Vita...


Confirmed: PlayStation Vita is region free

We kind of thought that the Vita would be region-free, and at E3 we heard some positive news, but now we know for sure. According to 1UP, Sony Computer Entertainment's president of Worldwide Studios, Shuhei Yoshida confirmed it. In response...


Metal Gear Solid & Zone of Enders HD collection revealed

Zone of the Enders is coming back in glorious HD format! Both Zone of the Enders games are being remastered in HD and is hitting the PlayStation 3 AND Xbox 360. Zone of the Enders will be out in 2012. As for the Metal Gear Solid HD collecti...


PlayStation Store is back with a stampede of updates

Good news: The PlayStation Store is back online in North America! Bad news: There's so much new content that was put out all at once that it's simply overwhelming. Not saying it's bad news for the consumer, but it's just a shame that all th...


Rumor: Sony NGP to be called PlayStation Vita

We're a week out from E3, but that doesn't mean the rumors have to stop just yet. According to a supposed E3 fact sheet, Sony's PSP successor, codenamed NGP, is going to be known as the PS Vita.  Yes, it sounds like something you'd cal...


PSP Remaster title series coming to PS3

We already told you a bit about Sony's upcoming PSP Remaster ports for PS3 in our Monster Hunter Portable 3rd news item, but we wanted to pass along a few more details on this series of games. Remasters will be PSP titles customized for PS3...


PSN update: Sony says private info may have been stolen

Sony Computer Entertainment has just come out and said it: it thinks it's possible that all of your private data may have been obtained. In a recent PlayStation Blog update, Sony says that while its "still investigating the details of this ...


Sony drops PSPgo price to $150, gamers shrug

Back when the PSPgo came out it felt like I was the only one excited about it. It was small and sexy. It sold...some. At $250 for what really was a lesser game system that what it was supposed to stand in for, the PSPgo was a bit hard to sw...


Counterpoint: Why Sony's PSP2 (NGP) will succeed

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Why Sony's PSP2 (NGP) will fail

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Destructoid discusses Codename: NGP, the PSP successor

In the dead of night, Sony lifted the lid on the long-awaited PSP successor, a system codenamed Next Generation Portable. In addition to this, it also revealed a cross-platform mobile gaming service, the PlayStation Suite.  Naturally, ...


Games announced for the NGP include Uncharted, Killzone

Sony showed a lot of both hardware and software at today's PlayStation Meeting 2011. So what games do we know of for the device? Live demonstrations of Uncharted and Hot Shots Golf were performed at the event, as well as Capcom's ...


Sony announces PSP2, codenamed NGP (Updated)

[Update: Sony has posted photos and hardware specifications of the NGP here. The CPU is a quad-core ARM Cortex-A9 processor, and here's the size of the unit: 7.17" (width) × 3.29" (height) × 0.73" (depth). You can check out 13 p...


PlayStation Phone leak details specs, PS Pocket software

It's increasingly looking like Sony Ericsson's Android-powered "PlayStation Phone" is legit, despite the firm not revealing the device at this week's Consumer Electronics Show. Why bother, though, when random folks from China can leak deta...


The Destructoid Show Awards show: Part Two

Here it is! The big finale! The climactic closing to our two part awards show special (in case you missed it, here's part one). In this episode we have even more special guest stars, including game developers, game characters, Jim Sterling...


Live blog: Spike Video Game Awards 2010

[Update: The awards are over -- you can find a full list of winners, as well as the evening's premiere's right here.] Spike's Video Game Awards will air tonight, starting at 8:00 PM Eastern. You can watch it on Spike TV, or you can just fol...


The PSP2: What We Want

Sony is terrible at keeping secrets. Killzone 3, Resistance 3, the PS3 Slim, the PSPgo, Sony has no end of cats to let out of its bag, and rare is the time we are ever surprised. The PSP2 looks set to continue this trend, with rumors and go...


Study: Mobile gaming growing, DS/PSP gaming stagnates

A new study claims that while iPhone and mobile gaming is on the rise, DS and PSP games are treading water, and the water's getting rather putrid. This is all according to Interpret, who states that market data is signalling dire times for ...


More evidence of PlayStation Phone in video form (Update)

In case there remained a sliver of doubt in your mind that the purported "PlayStation Phone" actually exists, a two-minute video showing off the phone has appeared on YouTube. (No, your speakers aren't broken; the video has no sound.) The ...


Exclusive: Lord of Arcana uncut trailer

Those of you with PSPs have doubtless heard of Lord of Arcana by now. It's Square Enix's latest PSP endeavor, taking the form of a hack n' slash RPG with four-player co-op. Until now, however, you may not have had a clue as to how bloody t...


Final Fantasy: Dissidia getting sequel, Dissidia Duodecim

And before you ask, "duodecim" is "twelve" in Latin. Scans from ever-leaky Japanese game magazines confirm that at least two new characters will be making it into the lineup: Final Fantasy IV's Kain and (unsurprisingly) Final Fantasy XIII's...


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