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by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Nov 7, 2013 9:45AM PST

As someone who pretends on the Internet to be a video games expert, people often ask me whether they should buy an Xbox One or a PlayStation 4. The truth is, I don't rightly know. But if your favourite game is backgammon, oh boy, definitely choose the PS4, as Backgammon Blitz is coming to PS4, PS3 and Vita this winter. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Nov 7, 2013 7:30AM PST

"Haha yeah I am like a robot, completely dead inside," I laugh, then turn away to blink down black tears. Thankfully Doki-Doki Universe is coming in December, developer HumaNature has announced, and its tale of a robot facing the scrapheap if it can't become more human may help me discover fee-lings of my own. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Nov 6, 2013 5:00PM PST

The rhythm game Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA F is coming to the Vita early next year, after a successful western debut on the PlayStation 3. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Nov 5, 2013 7:45AM PST

A PlayStation 3 port of Velocity Ultra was announced only a few weeks ago, and now the shmup has a new target. Porter Curve Studios today announced it's bringing FuturLab's Vita shooter to PC too, aiming to blast off later this year. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Nov 5, 2013 7:15AM PST

The PS1 "PocketStation" peripheral has been adapted into a Vita app in Japan and released for free for PS Plus subscribers. Read more

Nostalgia-plying games crowdfunded as the gold rush began are gathering pace, breaching from industry veterans' nebulous realm of "Wouldn't it be cool if?" into our world, our lives, our homes. To make good on its plan to release Broken Sword 5: The Serpent's Curse this year, Revolution Software has split the adventure game into two parts. The first will arrive December 4, the developer announced today, followed by the second in January 2014. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Nov 4, 2013 11:00PM PST

Of course Sony has another MLB game ready for next year. However, MLB 14 The Show is going to be Sony San Diego's first foray into next-generation baseball. Read more

PS Vita 3.00 will introduce the ability to connect to PS4. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Nov 3, 2013 3:30PM PST

Next week brings the first next-gen game, with the release of what one imagines will surely be the second-best-selling game of the year, Call of Duty: Ghosts. For whatever reason, the PS4 version is imminent, even if you can't play for some time. We're also getting Wii Sports Club, Tale of Tales' sensual Luxuria Superbia, Sid Meier's Ace Patrol: Pacific Skies, the proper PC launch of State of Decay, and the very last game from Arkedo, Poof VS the Cursed Kitty. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Nov 1, 2013 2:15PM PDT

The strategy RPG Rainbow Moon is getting its Vita port on December 3, indie developer SideQuest Studios has announced. It will feature cross-saves with the PS3 version. Read more