New PS Vita Model Coming to Japan

A conference in Japan is happening today in the capital city of Tokyo and a new PlayStation Vita model has been announced. The new model is called the Vita 2000 model and will come in six different colours (as pictured above) and is thinner and lighter than the original model. The data transfer connection has been changed to a micro USB connector and battery life has been extended by an hour. In a...

LittleBigPlanet 2 Cross Controller Pack Review

Little Big Planet 2 Cross Controller Pack Developer: Sumo Digital Publisher: Sony Platform : PlayStation Vita and PlayStation 3 Release Date: 19 December 2013 Price: $4.99 Overview Sony leaps on to the dual screen bandwagon with the Little Big Planet 2 Cross Controller Pack. The DLC allows fans of Craftworld and Sackboy to use their PlayStation Vita as a controller for Little Big Planet 2, bringin...

PS Vita Price Cut Not Coming This Year

Sadly it looks like there’s not going to be a PSVITA price cut this year, in my small time with the console it’s easy to see how much potiental it has. But like me, alot of people aren’t willing to pay the price when you consider there’s already a powerful smartphone in your pocket, the main point of difference is going to have to be price and premium quality gaming. Speaki...

E3 2012: PS One Support Coming To Vita This Summer

During Sony’s E3 conference, Jack Tretton confirmed that the Playstation Vita will be receiving support for Playstation games as early as this summer/winter. Not all PS One games will be compatible as of yet, but these titles will be playable and available when support begins to role out: Tomb Raider Final Fantasy VII Wild Arms Twisted Metal 2 Cool Boarders 2 Arc the Lad JetMoto It is unknow...

Malicious Is Reborn For Vita, Screenshots Included

Alvion might not be familiar to everyone, but they are the developers behind Malicious, a Playstation 3 downloadable game available in Japan (since 2010) and Europe (since 2012). The game’s success has spurred the developers to re-release it, only for another platform: the Playstation Vita. The game will be titled Malicious Rebirth and is set for a Summer release in Japan. In Malicious, play...

Youtube Comes To Playstation Vita

After the release of a sleuth of applications, including Facebook, Twitter and Skype, Sony Computer Entertainment America has announced that the Playstation Vita will be receiving Youtube at the end of June. The Youtube application will take advantage of the 5″ OLED screen, allowing access to millions of videos, including interviews from all of the Capsule Computers crew.This was announced o...

Playstation Vita To Receive Three More Apps

The Playstation Vita will be receiving another three apps in the coming months: Travel Bug, Ecolibrium and Imaginstruments. Each app will utilise the specific features of the Vita, taking advantage of the front touch screen, rear touch pad, 3G connectivity and front and rear cameras. Each app will be available for free, but no solid release date has been announced. Travel Bug follows a player crea...

Resistance: Burning Skies Spreads The Chimera Virus

With the release of Resistance: Burning Skies for the Playstation Vita only a mere ten days away, Frank Simon, Senior Managing Producer at SCEA decided to come down to Australia and reveal a few social features of the first person shooter. The feature that Simon talks about is quite strange. He actually talks about how owners of the game can infect other Playstation Vitas with the Chimera virus. N...

Vita Wins Prestigious Design Award

In what would be a victory for Sony, the Playstation Vita has picked up the Red Dot Award in Innovative Product Design. The award is given out by Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen of Germany and it is internationally recognised award. The judges of the award consist of people in the fields of product design, communication design, and design concepts. The PS3 Wireless Stereo Headset, PS3 Wireless ...

Playstation Vita 8-In-1 Essentials Kit Review

Playstation Vita 8-in-1 Essentials Kit Distributor: Bluemouth Interactive Platform: Playstation Vita Release: 22/02/2012 Price: AU$29.95 Accessories always launch alongside a new console. When a new portable comes out, it seems that the amount of accessories that come out usually outnumbers those that are released for the home consoles. The launch of the Playstation Vita is no exception. Normally,...

Rayman Origins PS Vita Review

Rayman Origins Developer: Ubisoft Publisher: Ubisoft Platform: Playstation Vita Also Available On: PS3, Xbox 360, PC, 3DS Release Date: 22/02/2012 Price: $35.40 (Available Here) Overview Rayman Origins sees the return to Rayman’s 2D platforming roots in style. It was first released for the consoles back in November 2011 with further releases on the Nintendo 3DS and PC in the near future. Now Rayma...

Playstation Vita Game Heaven Live Blog

  Tonight, at 8pm Tokyo time (10pm AEDT), Sony Computer Entertainment Japan will be hosting a web broadcast called ‘Playstation Vita Game Heaven.” Here, Sony Computer Entertainment will be announcing new games for the Playstation Vita as well as provide update on yet to be released games. The webcast will focus on the Japanese market, so the probability of any new Western oriented...

Lost Password