trending / - - - - - - - - -

trending / playstation 4 - ni no kuni - halo - wii u - bungie interview - ces top picks - radeon hd 7850 - woods pga tour

PlayStation Plus Available on PS Vita

/ Nov 19th, 2012 No Comments

PlayStation Plus now on PS Vita

Sony Computer Entertainment America is bringing PlayStation Plus, the premium membership from the PlayStation Network (PSN), to the PS Vita as part of the PS Vita System Software Update (version 2.00) today.

The company is expanding the Instant Game Collection to include support for the handheld console. PS Plus members will receive six free titles for the PS Vita in addition to the 12 games currently available for the PlayStation 3.

[adsense250itp]PS Plus membership is available at a cost of $17.99 for three months and $49.99 for one year. PS3 owners with an existing PS Plus membership will get access to PS Plus features and services on the PS Vita system at no additional cost. Any PS Plus subscription purchased now allows users to access the benefits of the program for both PS Vita and PS3.

The biggest feature of PS Plus is the Instant Game Collection, which includes unlimited access to a selection of downloadable games that changes each month. Starting Tuesday, PS Plus members will be able to download PS Vita games including Uncharted: Golden Abyss, Jet Set Radio, WipEout 2048, Gravity Rush, and Tales From Space: Mutant Blobs Attack! as well as the PSP hit Final Fantasy Tactics: The War of the Lions.

In addition, PS Plus members will get exclusive discounts on games and downloadable content, early access to betas, and automatic updates for games and the latest system software. PS Plus also gives users access to cloud storage of up to 2 GB for game saves, with  1 GB available for PS3 and 1 GB for use on the PS Vita.

The PS Vita System Software Update will also add new features and enhancements to the handheld device in addition to PS Plus. PS Vita users will be able to check and send email from their Gmail or Yahoo! account directly from the PS Vita. An enhanced web browser adds better performance and improved support for HTML 5 and JavaScript. Social networkers will love the new ability to Tweet web pages directly from the device.

A new content management system lets users wirelessly transfer content between the PS Vita and PC. Folders from the PS3 and PC can be viewed on and copied to the PS Vita.

Settings for PSone classics have also been improved. Select games have support for button mapping. Gamers can now assign controller buttons to the touchscreen and rear touch pad as well as the regular buttons. Flexible screen size options are also now available for players to adjust screen mode options.

Ryan Bloom

Ryan Bloom

Chief Editor at Gaming Illustrated
Ryan Bloom is a writer and avid gamer from Orange County. He received a B.A. in Communications with a minor in American Studies from California State University, Fullerton in 2010. Follow him on Twitter @BloomsTweets.
Ryan Bloom

tags: , , , ,

Related Posts

March Xbox Games with Gold Announced

Feb 22nd, 2017No Comments

Nintendo Switch

GameStop to Stock Limited Supply of Nintendo Switch for Walk-ins

Feb 22nd, 2017No Comments

Nioh

Koei Tecmo Details Future Nioh DLC and Updates

Feb 20th, 2017No Comments

Berserk and the Band of the Hawk

New Releases: Week of 2/19/17

Feb 19th, 2017No Comments

Top Articles

My Arcade Gamepad Classic Review Feb 21st, 2017 at 8:00

Rise & Shine Review: Bullet, Hell Feb 15th, 2017 at 12:00

Tower Defense Generals Review Feb 6th, 2017 at 12:00

FIFA 17 Review: The Journey Forward Feb 3rd, 2017 at 12:00

Toby: The Secret Mine Review: Outside of Limbo Jan 27th, 2017 at 10:30

Yakuza 0 Review: Sub-Prime Gangsters Jan 25th, 2017 at 10:00

Defense Zone 3 HD Review Jan 17th, 2017 at 10:00

Orconoid Review Jan 2nd, 2017 at 10:00

Batman: The Telltale Series Episode 5 – City of Light Review Dec 20th, 2016 at 11:00

Portal Router Review: The Future of WiFi Dec 16th, 2016 at 12:30

bestjett buyeww 2704839253 link


besttrew buyhfgh 2704839253 link


bestavbe buydfgss 2704839253 link


bestjett buyeww 3989302687 link


besttrew buyhfgh 3989302687 link


bestavbe buydfgss 3989302687 link


bestjett buyeww 2777550334 link


besttrew buyhfgh 2777550334 link


bestavbe buydfgss 2777550334 link


bestjett buyeww 4482572650 link


besttrew buyhfgh 4482572650 link


bestavbe buydfgss 4482572650 link


bestjett buyeww 8743146623 link


besttrew buyhfgh 8743146623 link


bestavbe buydfgss 8743146623 link