PlayStation Vita Production Ending Soon in Japan - VGChartz
PlayStation Vita Production Ending Soon in Japan

PlayStation Vita Production Ending Soon in Japan - News

by William D'Angelo , posted on 19 February 2019 / 1,446 Views

Sony Interactive Entertainment is ending production of the PlayStation Vita "soon." The official Japanese PlayStation website says "shipments are scheduled to end soon" for the remaining two skus of the handheld.


The PlayStation Vita launched in Japan in December 2011 and in February 2012 in North America and Europe.

Thanks Gematsu.

A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at wdangelo@vgchartz.com or on Twitter @TrunksWD.

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LuccaCardoso1 (on 19 February 2019)

Goodnight, sweet prince.

Darwinianevolution (on 19 February 2019)

With the Vita ceasing production and the 3DS slowing down, this marks the end of the dedicated handhelds. For now on, hybrids and mobiles will be the go to option.

tripenfall (on 19 February 2019)

Vale Sony Vita, we hardly knew ye......

Ljink96 (on 19 February 2019)

The final nail in the coffin.

curl-6 (on 19 February 2019)

So once JP is done, would that mean global production of it has totally ceased?

xMetroid (on 19 February 2019)

Is it still produced in NA and Europe ? Thought it stopped like months ago.

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tripenfall (on 19 February 2019)

Yep, all done...

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Azzanation (on 19 February 2019)

Good time to buy, they will become a collectors item.