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The ESRB has rated the first two Grand Theft Auto games for release on PlayStation 3, PSP, and Vita. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Apr 24, 2013 6:10AM PDT

Playing video games without also experiencing a wide range of other arts leaves you a stunted and terrible person, so They say, but thankfully some novels are playable on your game devices and have pictures and everything. Publisher Aksys yesterday announced it's bringing visual novel Hakuoki: Memories of the Shinsengumi westward to Nintendo 3DS, to make you more whole by teaching a little something about love between a woman and a man. Read more

Namco Bandai has released three previously Japan-only rhythm games, Idolm@ster Shiny Festa, on iOS devices for $55 each. Read more

Konami has officially announced Metal Gear Solid: The Legacy Collection, a PS3-exclusive compilation of Hideo Kojima's revered stealth series. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Apr 12, 2013 8:30AM PDT

Sony's bringing the PlayStation Network down for a spot of regular maintenance on Monday, April 15. It'll be down for twelve hours across the day and evening, disabling some features, but you'll still be able to play online if you sign into PSN any time between now and then. Read more

Black Rock Shooter: The Game is coming to North America on April 23, NIS has announced. It will be a PSP release through the PlayStation Network. Read more

Before Dark Souls became a massive success, From Software released Demon's Souls--its bone-crushingly difficult predecessor. PlayStation Plus members will be able to grab it later today as part of this month's update to the Instant Game Collection. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Mar 28, 2013 3:35PM PDT

It's been over four years since Metanet Software released their last game, N+. At GDC this year, the studio president announced a sequel, N++. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Mar 17, 2013 9:00AM PDT

Next week's bulging bag of new releases includes the brosome Gears of War: Judgment, intriguing GTA-ish LEGO City Undercover, Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate, the PC edition of Trials Evolution, zombie shooter The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct, Zen Pinball 2 for Wii U, and Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon on 3DS. Exciting times! Read more

With a new generation of consoles looming, what can Konami do to get its football game in top shape? Get help from Kojima Productions, of course. Read more