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The Vita edition of Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault was supposed to launch alongside its PS3 sibling last November, but the platform-o-tower defense's port simply wasn't up to scratch. It'll finally launch next Tuesday, Insomniac Games announced today, but out right now is a new multiplayer map and mode for PS3. Read more

When Sony shut down Wipeout developer Studio Liverpool last year, a few former members banded together to set up Sawfly Studios. Its first game is, well, quite different to the futuristic racer--a urinary path-setting puzzler named Men's Room Mayhem. You'll get to play with it next week, publisher Ripstone announced today. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, May 16, 2013 3:30PM PDT

Indie developer Grip Games announced Atomic Ninjas today, a multiplayer action platformer that has you triggering traps to defeat your fellow ninjas. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, May 15, 2013 5:00PM PDT

Remember that old stuff? Well it's coming back a bit newer. In this case, we're talking Putty Squad, a updated take on the classic platformer from 1994. System 3 has talked idly about the game for several years, including aborted plans for it to be a European Vita launch title, but today dropped a trailer and word that it's coming to a whole heap of platforms. Read more

Jacob Jones and the Bigfoot Mystery is getting its first episode on Vita today for $2.99. Read more

Sony Computer Entertainment Europe business development manager Shahid Kamal Ahmad talks about how Sony has slowly built up relationships with indie devs leading into the PS4 launch. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, May 9, 2013 4:15PM PDT

Square Enix released the first screenshots from the X-2 remaster, and they look impressive. Read more

Indie developer Dynamighty has announced its first game, a Cold War era side-scrolling action game called CounterSpy. It's coming for PS3, Vita, and mobile devices. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, May 8, 2013 7:30AM PDT

Indie developer HumaNature has announced Doki-Doki Universe, an RPG/interactive story that has you take charge of a cute robot to prove it has enough humanity. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, May 8, 2013 6:45AM PDT

Honeyslug's Hohokum has put in a fair few appearances at games events over the years, even scooping an IGF nomination in 2011, but the particulars of its release have been a mystery until now. The Frobisher Says! dev yesterday revealed that it has teamed up with Sony's Santa Monica Studio to bring it to PlayStation 3, PS4, and Vita in 2014. It's lovely. Read more