A handheld gaming console released in 2011 by Sony. Formerly referred to as Sony's NGP (Next Generation Portable), this device features front and rear touchpad capability, a 5-inch screen, six-axis motion control and WiFi network reception. Some models are also 3G network reception enabled.

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What does the different seats do?

In the Classroom when I move near a seat some have different names, ie. Nerd's Seat, Secretive Seat, etc. They don't seem to have an obvious pattern to their placement and when I move characters ...
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Is it possible to use my PS Vita as additional PS3 controller?

As the title states: can I register my PS vita as an additional controller to an PS3 system? I want to play split-screen games without buying a new controller. I've already searched around the web. ...
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How long does the Truffle take to move in after building the mushroom biome?

I currently find myself in a pickle because even after I've built the mushroom biome and met all other requirements, the Truffle NPC won't move in. I've defeated not only the Wall of Flesh but Ocram ...
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My PS Vita's PlayStation Store only has a 'Game' section

I got a PS Vita this year but when I saw the store, it only had a 'Game' section, no 'Video' or PlayStation Mobile store.
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What do the different PS button light signals mean?

I have a PS Vita and I keep it in sleep mode on my desk most of the time. The PS button light is off most of the time, but I see the PS button turning on often. I know orange means charging, but ...
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Problems connecting my PS Vita to internet with my router

Im trying to connect my PS Vita to internet with my router, but Im having lot of trouble. The connection to the router seems to work ok, but internet is not working. When I run the "Internet ...
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One Vita = One PSN account, what about games?

I know you about the relation 1 PS Vita = 1 PSN account = 1 memory card* *Actually, you can swap accounts after restoring the device and all that... What I am not so sure is if I can download Vita ...
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Is there a way to easily find DLC for a game on the Vita?

When i search for DLC on the PS3/4 i can just go into the playstation store, search for the game and bellow it lists some DLC but there is a button to show all the DLC to the game. On the Vita ...
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Is there any benefit to killing regular enemies?

With the exception to Pirates and Item Generals/Kings/Gods in the Item World and Dropouts and Class Presidents in the Class World is there any benefit to killing regular enemies when I am not looking ...
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How does PS Vita work with PS1/PSP games?

What do PS1 and/or PSP games look like on the PS Vita? Do they fill the screen? Also since the PSP has only one analog stick, for PSP games like Monster Hunter where they used the PSPs face buttons ...
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Can PS Vita game codes be used again on the same device?

I am planning on bying a used PS Vita and it originally came with some game codes. If I buy it I will factory-reset the device. If the previous owner has already used the codes can I still use them ...
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Is bribing Class Reps balanced?

I've been working on trying to get class reps to love me though bribes but in some of the bills i try and pass it seems the groups i align with seem to be very scarce. i try and align with Succubi ...
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Does Mana gain from the Robber Shop Club loop?

Assuming i have the following seating arrangement [M] [A] [F] [D] M = Mao A = Almaz F = Fuka D = Desco all 4 characters are in the Robber Shop Club which acquire 50% of the the Mana that adjacent ...
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FFX HD Remaster on Vita: VICTORIOUS password not working

I am playing on my PS Vita FFX HD Remaster (Italian language). I got the airship and using the Password system I managed to unlock on the first try the Murasame area through the use of "MURASAME" ...
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How much does a Skill need to be bosted to be considered “rank up”

In Disgaea 3 each Spell Mages and Skulls can wield has a Rank Fire = F Mega Fire = E Giga Fire = C Omega Fire = S The Vita Version also says there is a Peta Level spell and i assume the addition ...
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What do I lose by not creating an EA account?

Since I'm a lone wolf and I don't like playing online, I have zero interest in creating an EA account. However, the game tells me that by doing that some content will be locked. What exactly is this ...
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Do I keep Skill Boosts after reincarnation?

In previous Disgaea games, when you reincarnated your inheritance % determined what skills you would keep but so long as your skill level is above 1. However that was back when skills would be ...
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Is the compatibility info in the PSN Store 100% accurate?

Below are screenshots from BR and EU PSN Store, respectively. Note that "PS Vita" is not present in the left image. Should I trust this info? I wanto to get this game, but this got me worried. Seems ...
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What Factors Determine HQ?

In Disgaea 3 you have an Honor Quotient, at some stages I notice it sits at 103, at other time it drops to 100 which seems to be the default level. After grinding Practice Map (Tutorial Stage in ...
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What's the different between “Reincarnation” and “I Want to Absorb”

Looking at the List of Bills in the Classroom Assembly it seems that Disgaea 3 - Absence of Detention on PS Vita has a new bill called "I want to Absorb", it costs 1000 Mana and it says in the ...
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How do I get Fuka and Desco?

I've started a second cycle and did the Code to access Vita Content so I can try and recruit some players as early as I can so I have as much of the game to grow with them. One of the characters I'm ...
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How do I unlock Pram?

I have Disgaea 3: Absence of Detention on the PS Vita, according to the wiki Pram was DLC for the PS3 version. The Vita version has all the DLC from the PS3 Version already in it however I can't find ...
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Does a PS Vita get powered by the charger when the battery is full?

In New Little King's Story, to get the final end you need to rise the affection of all the princesses which can be done by scouting them and just waiting around. This is what I did with Corina while I ...
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What does “The LiveArea screen has been refreshed” mean?

When I come back to my PS Vita occasionally it will have 1+ notifications that "The LiveArea screen has been refreshed", usually for the Videos and Store apps. What does this mean? Does some setting ...
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How can I get a save file from a PSOne game (played at PS3), into my PS Vita?

I played a lot of PSOne games in my PS3, and have in mind to get a PS Vita to play them again, so I want to know if I can reuse my FF VIII save data, or I have to play the game again, for example. ...
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Can I play my PSOne games (previously bought for PS3) on PS Vita ? [duplicate]

I know that exists a retrocompatiblity, but those PSOne games I've own, were bought before PS Vita being released.
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Does the Vita's backwards compatibility with PSP games extend to PS1 games?

Specifically, those purchased legally through the PSN Store. It seems like it should, but I can't find a definitive answer anywhere.
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How do you know the PS Vita is charging?

Mine seems not to charge. I have tried with the charger in different plugs and do not see any indication that it is charging. Same thing when connected via USB.
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Do you need to have run the game to install DLC? [closed]

I have a huge backlog of games i have yet played on PS3, PS4, X-Box 360 and Vita, alot of these i wait a while before i play them so that when i do i have almost all the DLC. In the past what i have ...
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Can I copy “not-on-PSN” games from PC back to my Vita?

There was an odd "glitch" a while back where all PSP and PSX digital games were "authorized" to download on the PS Vita. They all work, but some aren't available normally such as Spyro and Crash. I ...
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Is it possible to use a PS Vita game voucher on an account for one region and play the games downloaded on an account from a different region?

Essentially, I have the opportunity to obtain a game voucher for a couple of PS Vita games that only allows me to download from the UK marketplace. My PSN account is based in New Zealand. What I am ...
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Are 'transfarring' or cross-game saves region free?

Several games available on both the Vita and PS3 allow you to sync your progress between platforms, for example, the MGS HD collection for PS3 lets you 'transfar' your MGS2 & 3 saves to the Vita ...
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PS Vita and PSN: Limit purchasing ability

I have a PS3 with a PSN account and a Playstation Plus subscription. Now I have a new PS Vita that will be used by a minor in the household. I cannot create and use a PSN subaccount on the PS Vita ...
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How do you find a fishing rod in Terraria for PS Vita?

In the PS Vita version of Terraria I can not find a fishing rod. How do I find one?
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What games can the Vita TV (PlayStation TV) play?

Since it's out in Japan, there should be some facts on what it can play. Can it play: PSN-only games? (Tokyo Jungle, etc) PSP games on PSN? (Dissidia Final Fantasy, etc) All Vita games? (Bullet ...
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Most convenient method to switch between PSN accounts to access PS Vita content from different Playstation Stores?

I have a Japanese PSN account, as well as a US PSN account. On my PS3, I get the best of both world since I have access to Japanese Playstation Store as well as US Playstation Store. I can purchase ...
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How much time do I have to recharge the PS Vita's battery before I lose my progress?

The PS Vita has a very neat feature to avoid data loss due to a drained battery. When its battery level reaches a critical low, it'll forcefully enter a low-power state, during which time it'll ...
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How will trophies work if I play Borderlands 2 on PS Vita after playing it on the PS3?

Let's say that I have earned 100% of the trophies in Borderlands 2 on the PS3. If I were to play the PS Vita version, would it register as a new game on my PSN, therefore allowing me to earn all the ...
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Is there any way to change the control scheme in NFS Most Wanted (Vita)?

I got Need For Speed Most Wanted on the NFS Deals at PSN Plus ($5), and the game is really pretty—as the reviews say. However, I can't find a way to change the control scheme; not even in the manual. ...
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Can a Playstation 4 be used simultaneously while remote playing with a Vita?

I am interested in buying a PS4 and have a question related to remote play: If I were to remote play with the Playstation 4, could another person be playing it separately as well? For example, could I ...
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Internet functions appears disabled when game starts in the Atelier Plus games

On both Atelier Totori Plus and Atelier Mururu Plus, when the games boot, there's a system message stating that Internet/Network features were disabled. The games itself does not have any online ...
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How do I turn on the “WLAN switch”?

I got Star Wars: The Force Unleashed for the PS Vita, so I can play multiplayer with my PSP. The problem is, my PS Vita is telling me to turn on the "WLAN switch". What is that and how do I turn it ...
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Is Sly Trilogy compatible with Cross-Buy?

Sly Trilogy was released on PS3 and now on PS Vita, I have the PS3 version and also the PS Vita. So my question is : Can I play at Sly Trilogy on Vita if I have the PS3 version ? I know it is possible ...
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Is it possible to download and transfer PSN games to PSVita from PC?

Is it possible to download PSN games (PSVita, Vita-compatible PSP games and minis) via PC software (i.e. Media Go) and then connect Vita with the PC and transfer Vita-compatible games (either by using ...
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Is there a place where i can download the PSVita Content Manager Installer that does not require a net connection?

The computer which I have all my images on and has the most space to store a few backups doesn't connect to the internet so I need to find a version of the installer which works totally offline. Now ...
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PSP to PSVita PSOne Classic savefile: Cannot access the memory card

I've read that for transferring a PSP save to Vita, you must copy the folder of the game you want from PSP/SAVEDATA to the PSGAME folder where you set the PSVita's ContentManager to be. So I tried ...
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Does changing enemy level ruin the 7-3 grind?

In Disgaea 3, if you get to stage 7-3 and pass a few 'Stronger Enemy Bills', you can get all the enemies to level 99. Now, apparently there is a bug which will make level 99 enemies give exp as though ...
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PS Vita Wi-fi and tethering

I have an Android phone able to provide 3G data connection over WiFi Tethering, and I would like to know if the WiFi version of PS Vita is able to use it to play online and access leaderboard features ...
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PS2 classics on Vita?

I just saw a news post that Trapt for PS2 is coming to PSN, "for PS3 and Vita". I didn't know the Vita could play PS2 games. Do all the PS2 games on the PlayStation Store work? If not, is there a ...
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Are all PS Vita games downloadable?

I'm looking at the PS Vita to play some games. I usually play handheld games on my iPhone 5. So here are some questions: Are all the PS Vita games available for download from Sony's website, a la ...