It’s time for that all rounded PlayStation Vita goodness. That’s right we’ve finally been told about the launch Apps for the new PlayStation Vita. We will be going down a list of which  Adam Grant, PS Vita European Product Manager announced, as well as looking into the Brand New Box design which you will find in the stores in your local Shopping Centre.

So lets get this ball moving.

appicn-WelcomePark Welcome Park – We invite you to the Welcome Park to explore and discover all of the brilliant features packed into PS Vita through a series of mini-games.
appicn-Party Party – Fancy a chat while you’re gaming? Speak with your friends anytime you like with Party. The voice and text chat application allows you to talk to up to eight party members, no matter what you’re doing. Party also allows you to set up and jump in multiplayer games and chat with Friends while you play different games, bringing cross-game chat to PS Vita.
appicn-PSStore PlayStation Store – A direct link to PlayStation Store where you will be able to download all PS Vita games, trailers, DLC and apps.
appicn-GroupMessaging Group Messaging – Another great way to contact your PlayStation Network friends is with a PSN Message. Send them an update or even a picture you’ve taken with your PS Vita to let them know what’s going on. You can message your friends on PSP and PS3, and you can have conversations with multiple people at once.
appicn-Photos Photos – PS Vita allows you to capture photos and this is the direct link to the camera and also the photo viewer application.
appicn-near Near – An exclusive location based gaming network for PS Vita. With near you can stay connected to all of your PlayStation Network friends and make new ones by sharing information about yourself, based on your location. Press the Update button and find new people based on where you are, challenge them to games or play cooperatively and enjoy a completely unique gaming experience on PS Vita. You can even send and receive new levels, unlocks and in-game items to enhance the way you play – everywhere you go will hold new surprises. You can view your friends’ game preferences, see how many trophies they’ve earned and compare your stats to see who the better player is.
appicn-Trophies Trophies – PS Vita games will support Trophies and this app will store and track your Trophies earned on both PS Vita and PS3. It also allows you to compare your Trophies with your friends.
appicn-Music-256x256-killer Music – A music player that will allow you to play your own tunes transferred to PS Vita via a computer or PS3.
appicn-Friends Friends – Your Friends List will allow you to search and keep in touch with your PSN Friends. Click on a friend’s profile to see what game they are playing on either PS Vita or PlayStation 3. You can join their game, take a look at what you’ve played together recently or compare your trophy collections. You can also see your friend’s recent gaming activity and what they are doing now. In your profile you can share information about yourself. Choose an avatar that represents you best, add your friends and let the world know what you are playing.
appicn-Browser Internet Browser – With the 5″ OLED Touchscreen, PS Vita will offer a great w

 So finally cross game chat has been confirmed for the PlayStation Vita, aswell as some other awesome Apps such as Near, to give you a new experience in gaming. 

However, onto the box design for the PlayStation Vita. We’ve seen glimpses of them over popping up over on the internet, and of course every time we saw them we all got excited about the releasing of the PlayStation Vita. We can finally announce and reveal the Box for the PlayStation Vita once released.

So for those who have already Pre-ordered the PlayStation Vita ( Yes i’ve pre-ordered one! ) you will have this lovely box arriving at your door or ready to be picked up from your local store.

However, still no released date has been made for Europe as to when they will release the device. However I hope they release it this fall, even if that’s asking for too much. I can’t wait to get my hands on it!

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