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PSA: Two Tomba games out now on European PSN

Tomba! and Tomba! 2 are out now on the PSone Classics section of the European PSN for £6.99 each, a MonkeyPaw Games rep told Joystiq today. The games, ports of the original NTSC versions, had some emulation issues but are now available for download on PS3 and Vita. Additionally, Tomba! 2 is b...

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GungHo on its new PSOne import initiative

Welcome to Living in the Past, a weekly column about what's new in old games. Now get off our lawn. Last week, GungHo Online Entertainment America joined the ranks of PSOne Imports publishers with a bumper crop of six Japanese games, all available on the PlayStation Store for $5.99 each. Since it's...

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Solving the 3D platforming problem in Jumping Flash

This is Making Time, a column about the games we've always wanted to play, and the games we've always wanted to play again. I never owned a PlayStation during the 32-bit era. I had a Sega Saturn, which I loved, though that didn't stop me from envying my PlayStation-owning friends. I was lucky enoug...

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Gungho releases six PSOne imports

Joining the esteemed ranks of Capcom and MonkeyPaw Games and nobody else ever, publisher Gungho Online America has released a suite of weird, random Japanese games to the PSOne Imports Store on the PlayStation Network. The six simultaneous releases include shmup compilation Zanac X Zanac, Kendo Rag...

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Sony adds 26 more PSOne games to Vita store

The North American PS Vita store launched its PSOne Classics section this week with a ... modest selection. However, SCEA is showing an impressive effort to fix the situation, adding 26 more games to the store for download today – on a Thursday, not the usual PlayStation Store update day. The...

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Vita's PSOne support is a Classic blunder

Welcome to Living in the Past, a weekly column about what's new in old games. Now get off our lawn. The PlayStation Vita officially supports PSOne Classics games now. But not all of them, at least not officially. As of today, you'll be able to get .... thirteen of them from the PlayStation Store di...

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Report: Vita workaround lets you transfer more PSOne games from PS3

A YouTube user found a way to transfer more PlayStation 1 games to the PlayStation Vita using yesterday's firmware update, as opposed to the nine listed on the PlayStation blog. YouTube user FistFullofPotions discovered that downloading PSOne games to the PS3, leaving them uninstalled, then transf...

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PS Vita v1.80 update now live (Or, say hello to PSOne Classics!) [update: More games playable]

The first round of PSOne Classics is now available on the PS Vita. The 1.80 firmware update is now live, making available nine different PSOne titles on the PS Vita: Arc the Lad, Cool Boarders 2, Final Fantasy VII, Hot Shots Golf 2, Jet Moto, Syphon Filter, Tomb Raider, Twisted Metal 2 and Wild Ar...

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Arc the Lad series, Tomba among Vita PSOne Classics launch lineup

MonkeyPaw Games will make five of its PSOne Imports and Classics available to Vita users tomorrow, when the new firmware adds PSOne support to the handheld. Alundra, Arc the Lad 1 and 2, Vanguard Bandits, and the recently released Tomba will all be playable on Vita in North America starting tomorro...

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PSOne Classics come to Vita August 28

The long-awaited, gradual rollout of PSOne Classics for Vita will begin on August 28, Sony revealed today....

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