Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: PSP

Gungnir now available in stores and on PSN for PSP, PS Vita

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Even though the PS Vita is out, the ol’ PSP is still getting some much-needed attention. Fans of strategy-RPGs have another reason to break out the workhorse with the launch of Atlus’ Gungnir. The latest in Sting’s Dept. Heaven series, Gungnir follows the 2009/2010 shooter-RPG hybrid Knights in the Nightmare. And fear not Vita owners, you should be able to scratch that strategy itch as well because the PSN version “is also expected to be compatible with PlayStation Vita.”

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PlayStation Portable News, PlayStation Vita News

E3 2012 – Ubisoft: ACIII Liberation, Splinter Cell, Watch Dogs, ZombiU

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Ubisoft has had a surprisingly busy E3 2012. From the return of Rayman for a new Wii U adventure to the open-world, open-ended action title Watch Dogs. And of course, there were zombies, assassins, and Fishers in abundance.

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PC News, PlayStation 3 News, Wii U, Xbox 360 News

Gungnir gets official website, new screenshots

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The Atlus Machine is kicking into high gear as Gungnir nears its June 12 release. In addition to the game getting its own slice of the web, a new batch of screenshots have been released for the Sting-developed strategy-RPG. This is the second batch from the English version, with the first released earlier this month.

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PlayStation Portable News

Atlus gets fancy with first shots from localized version of Gungnir

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The first localized shots of Atlus and Sting’s upcoming tactical role-playing game, Gungnir, have been revealed. Scheduled to launch on June 12 for the PSP, Gungir features turn-based combat, decision points with branching progression paths, and 12 recruitable class types.

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PlayStation Portable News

Final Fantasy Origins launches on PS Network

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Square Enix has released Final Fantasy Origins on the PS Network. The $9.99 PSOne Classic is a bundle pack that includes both Final Fantasy and Final Fantasy II. Of course, they have been touched-up some, with updated visuals, remixed soundtracks, and a few cutscenes added for good measure.

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PlayStation 3 News, PlayStation Portable News

Sony announces PlayStation lineup holiday sales figures

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Sony has released a slew of holiday sales figures for the PlayStation family, including the Vita’s initial numbers after its recent launch in Japan. All told, the PS2, PS3, PS Portable, and PS Vita sold over 6.5 million units during the 2011 holiday season.

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PlayStation 2 News, PlayStation 3 News, PlayStation Portable News, PlayStation Vita News

Rockstar wraps up Grand Theft Auto III retrospective Q&A

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To celebrate its tenth anniversary, Rockstar has posted a retrospective on their seminal open-world action title Grand Theft Auto III. The latest set of answers rounds out the two-part series with topics covering the impact of September 11 on production and the origins of the Dodo airplane.

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Android, Apple Handheld, PC News, PlayStation 2 News, PlayStation 3 News, PlayStation Portable News, Xbox 360 News

Final Fantasy VI, US Final Fantasy III, now available for PS3 and PSP

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Final Fantasy VI, first released in North America as Final Fantasy III on the Super Nintendo, is now available on the PS Network for the PS3 and PSP. Debuting on the PlayStation in 1999 as one of the included titles in Final Fantasy Anthology, Final Fantasy VI is a fan favorite that still fetches a fair penny for its original cartridge release. Fortunately, PSN users can snag a copy for $9.99.

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PlayStation 3 News, PlayStation Portable News

Final Fantasy V ventures into the lands of the PS Network

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Final Fantasy V, first released in 1992 and introduced to North American gamers in 1999’s FF Anthology, has made its way onto the PS Network for the PS3 and PSP. The $9.99 release features a band of heroes setting out to stop the powerful mage Exdeath from destroying their world’s life-sustaining elemental crystals.

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PlayStation 3 News, PlayStation Portable News

Chrono Cross now available for PS3, PSP

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Chrono Cross, the sorta-but-not-quite-sequel to Chrono Trigger, is now available on the PS Network for the PS3 and PSP. The original was released in 2000 for the PlayStation and features the adventures of Serge, a young man who finds himself battling his way through parallel worlds.

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PlayStation 3 News, PlayStation Portable News