The best PS Vita games will offer you a new world of gaming on one of Sony's most iconic consoles, and while it may seem a little out of date in today's digital world, it still boasts an incredible array of titles worth playing. But with the Nintendo Switch and DS family dominating the handheld market, and Sony quietly closing down production of the PS Vita console in 2019, the clock is ticking to get your fix of Vita games before it is slowly fazed out.
But even as the end seems nigh for Sony’s portable console, its lifespan has seen plenty of worthwhile titles make its way to the platform – not to mention a Remote Play feature that lets you stream titles from your PS4 over your local WiFi. So for anyone looking to pay tribute to the PS Vita in what could be its final few years, we’ve run through the 7 best games to have graced the console so you'll know what you must play before its too late.
A gorgeously designed dungeon-crawler using touch-based controls to slash your way through psychedelic enemies. Originally a Vita exclusive, it made the move successfully to iOS and Nintendo Switch, but developer DrinkBox studios also brought out a lavish physical collector’s edition for the PS Vita version to celebrate their illustrious history on the console.
This thrilling and eccentric action game lets you manipulate gravity to navigate obstacles and take down enemies. The plot is incomprehensible, but the rush of walking on walls or soaring through the air more than compensates. Last year’s sequel stuck with the PS4, but the original Vita experience is well worth a visit.
Guacamelee! seems like harmless fun at face value, but underneath its silly exterior is a brutal 2D platformer meets fighter built for the hardcore. YourRead more on techradar.com