Complete Guide to the PS Vita

Everything You Need to Know About Sony's PlayStation Vita

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What Is the PS Vita?

The short answer to that question is, obviously, that the PS Vita is the latest portable PlayStation and the successor to the PSP. A somewhat longer answer is that it's a pocket-sized (if you have big pockets) multimedia device that is primarily for playing games, but which can also play music and movies, browse the web, and keep you connected to your social networks. For more essential information on what the PlayStation Vita is and what is can do, see the following articles.

    Is The PS Vita Good for Kids?

    Whether or not you want to give a pricey new handheld to your kids probably depends on your kids and your budget, but there are certain things to consider before you lay out the cash to give your little ones a PS Vita of their own.

    Games for PS Vita

    Whatever else the PS Vita can do, as gamers it's the games we care about. But rest easy; not only do games look incredible, but the list of titles is pretty near mind-blowing, especially if you compare it to the PSP's launch list.

    • In-Development PS Vita Games for Japan A lot of these will probably never see release outside of Japan, but many will, so this list is a reasonable hint of titles you can expect to see available in the future.

    Non-Game Software for PS Vita

    Aside from games, the PS Vita will have an array of other kinds of software available. A lot of it is focussed on social networking, but you can probably expect productivity software and other kinds of apps to appear, too, once the PS Vita finds its legs, so to speak.

    Accessories for the PS Vita

    While the PS Vita and some games are all you really need, there are some nice add-ons to help protect your investment.