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by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 17, 2013 5:00PM PST

The Writer's Guild has announced its nominees for Outstanding Achievement in Video Game Writing. They include 007 Legends, Assassin's Creed 3, AC3 Liberation, Epic Mickey 2, Halo 4, and Uncharted: Golden Abyss. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Jan 17, 2013 4:30PM PST

Dead or Alive 5+ is coming to Vita. And like many Vita ports of PS3 games, it includes connectivity with the console version of the game. Read more

The first batch of DLC for PlayStation All-Stars: Battle Royale is coming February 12th. And more is coming. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 17, 2013 10:30AM PST

Sony is offering a free PlayStation Mobile game each week for six weeks, starting with the rhythm-action game Samurai Beatdown. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jan 15, 2013 12:45PM PST

The next PlayStation Network downtime for routine maintenance is coming on Thursday, Sony announced today. While the PlayStation Store and Account Management will be down entirely, you'll still be able to play games online as long as you do one simple thing. Read more

Street Fighter X Tekken's "version 2013 update" is coming January 29, and Capcom has detailed the changes. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 11, 2013 12:30PM PST

Alien Breed is coming to the PlayStation 3 and Vita in early February, according to Team 17. Read more

Velocity Ultra is a PS Vita-native version of the original shmup, taking full advantage of Vita's capabilities. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jan 11, 2013 6:00AM PST

The PlayStation Network has made huge inroads on Xbox Live Arcade over the years, now looking the better online service in many ways, but it has been missing a way to access the store over the cyberweb. Thankfully, Sony is launching a site to browse and buy games in your browser this month, having debuted such a thing in Europe in December. Read more

Sony CEO Kaz Hirai has admitted that the Vita sales are "on the low end" of Sony's expectations, and responded to a potential competitor for the Vita presented at CES. Read more

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