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The latest Vita firmware is on its way for an August 28th release, and is bringing with it a lot more then expected. The most surprising is the ability to use the Vita and it’s touch screen with your PS3 titles. The full list is below.
The new Cross-Controller feature will allow you to use PS Vita as a controller to play compatible games on PS3, such as LittleBigPlanet 2. This feature lets you take advantage of PS Vita’s rich features including the touch screen, rear touch pad, six-axis motion sensing system, and cameras.
To access the cross controller feature you need to launch the Remote Play application and then click on the Cross-Controller icon.
As many of you have requested, you will now have the option to control the home screen and some features of applications such as Videos and Music with the buttons on the PS Vita system.
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● God of War
● God of War II
● God of War III
● God of War: Origins Collection (which includes God of War: Chains of Olympus and God of War: Ghost of Sparta)
● Exclusive Bonus Content
● Voucher For 1 Trial Month of PlayStation Plus
● Remastered for HD, DUALSHOCK Control, Full PlayStation Network Trophy Support and 3D (3D supported only in God of War: Origins Collection)
The price is right, and this is a must have for any fan of the series (or even potential newcomers). This is part of the new “PlayStation Collections” label from Sony.
Other titles include the inFamous Collection (which contains inFamous 1, 2 and Festival of Blood) and the Ratchet and Clank Collection (which includes Ratchet & Clank, Ratchet & Clank: Going Commando, and Ratchet & Clank: Up Your Arsenal, with Up Your Arsenal supporting online play). The inFamous Collection will also retail for $39.99, but the Ratchet & Clank Collection will retail for only $29.99.
The Suite for Vita has gone Live. You can now become a millionaire by designing your own Vita games and applications. Well sort of, your going to have to have alot of patience and take full advantage of the resources provided by the community and Sony if you want your dream to become a reality.
Sony Computer Entertainment Inc, today announced that the sales of the PlayStation(R)Vita (PS Vita) portable entertainment system reached over 1.2 million units worldwide as of February 26, 2012. PS Vita experienced an initial burst of momentum when it launched on December 17, 2011 in Japan followed by Hong Kong, Taiwan and South Korea. Newly launched in North and Latin America, Europe and PAL territories as well as in Singapore on February 22, 2012, sales have exceeded expectations surpassing over 1.2 million units worldwide, firmly establishing PS Vita as the must-have portable entertainment device across the world. Software sales across the globe have surpassed 2.0 million units at both retail and on PlayStation(R)Network.
“PS Vita was designed to deliver the ultimate portable entertainment experience, and we couldn’t be more thrilled with the reaction we’re seeing from consumers and the pace at which PS Vita is selling,” said Andrew House, President and Group CEO, Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. “The market has responded and there is clear demand for a mobile device capable of providing a revolutionary combination of rich gaming and social connectivity within a real world context. To sustain momentum, we’re working closely with 3rd party developers and publishers to ensure the best games and franchises possible will be available on PS Vita, and our software line up for the remainder of 2012 will have something for everyone across the globe.”
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Target, however, has any Vita title as part of their buy 2 get 1 free deal, clearly making them the go-to choice for your Vita Launch. The Deal begins today and ends on the 25th. This is pretty crazy for a system launch, but Sony needs to get those sales, so go out and take advantage of their eagerness!
GameStop’s deal can also be taken advantage online here, if you aren’t up to going out to buy.