Once upon a time, portable gaming consoles were all the rage and owning a PSP/DS was the norm. Moving forward a gaming generation, portable consoles didn’t remain as popular due to mobile gaming and the PSVita’s sales and game library were greatly hit by this. Now, the PSVita’s life has more or less come to an end as Sony has officially ended its production forever!
PlayStation Vita production has ended; what else will go down this year?
Thanks to its success in Japan, the PSVita kept on being produced for quite a while but now, that’s finally come to an end
As things stand, it’s unlikely that news will leave many people crying their eyes out but it’s still unfortunate to see a console that has so much potential, especially when hacked, joining the discounted console bunch.
Unfortunately, there’s more bad news when it comes to stuff for the PSVita being discontinued because this year will also see:
While it’s a bit sad to see Sony discounting PSVita production, it can be said that it was inevitable as the console is already over 7 years old and it never did too well in the first place. That being said, there’s still lots of fun to be had with a hacked PSVita and many will be pleased to know that TheFlow is currently working on a native resolution hack for the PSP’s Grand Theft Auto games on the Vita which will make them look much better!
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