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Sony Vita to Have 26 Titles at Launch in Japan

Playstation Vita to Have 26 Titles at Launch in Japan

The Playstation Vita looks set to be ready for the gamers who have been clamoring for a long-delayed update to the PSP line-up with Sony releasing an official line-up of 26 games and applications available when the device launches in Japan.

TechCrunch - BlazBlue Continuum Shift Extend – 2D fighting (Arc System Works)
Project N.O.E.L.S. – “music player” app (Arc System Works)
3gokushi touchbattle – MMO/RTS (AQ Interactive)
Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 – fighting (Capcom)
Nature of Night of Kamaitachi – 11th visitor, A Suspect – Adventure: Sound novel (Chunsoft)
F1 2011 – racing (Codemasters)
Dream C Club Zero Portable – dating simulation (D3)
Nico Nico – video player app (Dwango)
Fish On – fishing (Kadokawa)
Katamari Damacy – puzzle action (Namco Bandai)
Ridge Racer – racing (Namco Bandai)
Disgaea3 Return – strategic RPG (Nippon Ichi)
Virtua Tennis 4: World Tour Edition (Sega)
@field – golf (Sonic Powered)
Uncharted: Golden – action adventure (Sony)
Little Deviants – mini games collection (Sony)
Minna To Issho – “social communications” app (Sony)
Hot Shots Golf Next – golf (Sony)
Yuusha No Kiroku – “life management” (Sony)
Monster Radar – location-based game (Sony)
Shinobido 2: Tales of the Ninja – stealth action (Spike)
Army Corps of Hell – action (Square Enix)
Lord of Apocalypse – action RPG (Square Enix)
Dynasty Warriors Next – action (Tecmo Koei)
Dark Quest – RPG (Ubisoft)
Michael Jackson: The Experience HD – rhythm action (Ubisoft)

This compared to eight at Nintendo's 3DS launch in February this year is not only good news for those looking to buy into the system, but an indication of stronger developer interest (and hence, a richer ecosystem). Sony has also mentioned that there are a total of 100 games currently being developed by companies for the Vita.   

Sources: Tech Crunch, Sony Company Entertainment Japan

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