Sony announced today, by way of the PlayStation Blog, the software lineup in North America for the PlayStation Vita launch. The roster includes 25 games on launch day, and more than 100 games in development.
Games will cost anywhere from $9.99 (which we assume is the tag for downloadable titles) to $49.99.
The list is epic. Here we go…
SCEA Launch Day Titles
Escape Plan (PSN Only)
Hot Shots Golf: World Invitational
Hustle Kings (PSN Only)
ModNation Racers: Road Trip
Super StarDust Delta (PSN only)
UNCHARTED: Golden Abyss
Launch Window Titles
MLB 12 The Show
Third Party Publisher Launch Day Titles
Army Corps of Hell Square Enix, Inc. Asphalt Injection Ubisoft, Inc. BEN10 GALACTIC RACING D3 Publisher of America Blazblue: Continuum Shift EXTEND Aksys Games Localization, Inc. Dungeon Hunter Alliance Ubisoft, Inc. Dynasty Warriors Next Tecmo Koei America Corporation F1 2011 Codemasters EA SPORTS FIFA Soccer Electronic Arts, Inc. Lumines Electronic Symphony Ubisoft, Inc. Michael Jackson The Experience Ubisoft, Inc. Plants vs. Zombies (PSN Only) Sony Online Entertainment LLC Rayman Origins Ubisoft, Inc. Shinobido 2: Revenge of Zen Namco Bandai Games America Inc. Tales of Space: Mutant Blobs (PSN Only) Drinkbox Studios Touch My Katamari Namco Bandai Games America Inc. Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 Capcom Entertainment, Inc. Virtua Tennis 4: World Tour Edition Sega of America
Launch Window Titles
LEGO Harry Potter: Years 5-7 Warner Bros. Interactive Ent. Inc. Disgaea 3: Absence of Detention NIS America, Inc. NINJA GAIDEN ∑ PLUS Tecmo Koei America Corporation Ridge Racer Namco Bandai Games America Inc. Silent Hill Book of Memories Konami Digital Ent. America, Inc. Supremacy MMA: Unrestricted 505 Games
Finally, say hello to this blast of great news. Based on the Japanese prices for the PS Vita‘s proprietary memory cards, most publications were lining the prices of the external storage solutions anywhere from $39 to $129. Those estimates, it turns out, were off. The cards are much cheaper than most expected. Here’s the rundown of memory card pricing.
Product Name Release Date MSRP 4 GB Memory Card February 15, 2012 $19.99 8 GB Memory Card February 15, 2012 $29.99 16 GB Memory Card February 15, 2012 $59.99 32 GB Memory Card February 15, 2012 $99.99
Sony will also have an official starter kit available for $39.99. It includes “a 4GB Memory Card, Pocket Pouch, Protective Film, Card Case, Headphones, and Cleaning Cloth.”
Now that you’ve seen the official pricing and launch lineup for the PS Vita, will you be there on day one?
[via PlayStation Blog]