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by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Oct 16, 2012 4:00PM PDT

The quirky Vita game Frobisher Says! will be free when it launches next week, SCEA has announced. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Oct 16, 2012 3:30PM PDT

It was supposed to come out today, but Jet Set Radio for Vita apparently hit some last-minute optimization snags. No word on when it will finally be released. Read more

PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale is a curious bird, Sony's own stab at the formula of Nintendo's cross-over punch frenzy Super Smash Bros. series. PlayStationeers will get to try it for themselves from tomorrow, when the multiplayer open beta launches for everyone on Vita and PS Plus members on PS3. It'll open up to everyone else on PS3 next week, on October 23. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Oct 14, 2012 6:00AM PDT

Next week's another busy one for new releases as we barrel through the holiday season, which apparently began in September this year. We'll see 007 Legends, DOOM 3 BFG Edition, Mark of the Ninja's PC version, the long-awaited XBLA edition of Serious Sam 3, Dance Central 3, and heaps more. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Oct 12, 2012 8:15AM PDT

Street Fighter X Tekken will get a large "v2013" balance update in December. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Oct 11, 2012 1:00PM PDT

Smart As, the Vita brain-teaser game, will hit on October 30 for $29.99, Sony has announced. Read more

With Assassin's Creed 3 and Assassin's Creed 3: Liberation have different locales during the American Revolution, but that won't keep the two main characters from meeting and interacting in the Vita version, according to lead story writer Corey May. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Oct 10, 2012 9:00AM PDT

Persona 4 Golden is no mere port of the fine PS2 RPG, no no no. The Vita edition comes bristling with all manner of shiny new additions and improvements. A new trailer shows off some of the extras, and has some delightfully cheery music to lift your spirits on a chilly autumn morning. Read more

Drinkbox Studios, the team behind the two Tales from Space games, is working on yet another PlayStation Network exclusive. Guacamelee for PS3 and Vita is a Metroidvania-style 2D brawler set in the mystical world of lucha libre. Read more

Bridgestone has responded to Sony's lawsuit over the appearance of actor Jerry Lambert, claiming that Lambert's character is not "Kevin Butler" at all and denying the possibility of consumer confusion. Read more