Game Releases by User Score

Code:Realize - Guardian of Rebirth 1.

Code:Realize - Guardian of Rebirth

Platform: PlayStation Vita
October 20, 2015
Restricted to an abandoned mansion on the outskirts of London in fulfillment of a promise to her father, lonely Cardia lives day to day isolated from the world. Her body carries a deadly poison that rots or melts anything her skin touches, prompting the locals to call her a “monster.” Her last conversation with her father two years ago, telling her to stay out of sight and never fall in love, is the furthest back she can remember. One day, her quiet solitude is interrupted as the Royal Guards break in to capture her. It is then that Cardia meets Arsène Lupin, a chivalrous thief, who helps her escape the soldiers’ clutches. She soon finds herself on a journey with Lupin to locate her father, who holds the answers to her mysterious condition. The two are soon joined by four more interesting and handsome gentlemen…
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.0
OlliOlli2: Welcome to Olliwood 2.

OlliOlli2: Welcome to Olliwood

Platform: PlayStation Vita
March 3, 2015
OlliOlli2: Welcome to Olliwood plucks the iconic skater from the street and dropping him squarely in the middle of the Big Screen’s most bodacious cinematic locations.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
7.1
Grim Fandango Remastered 3.

Grim Fandango Remastered

Platform: PlayStation Vita
January 27, 2015
Something's Rotten in the Land of the Dead... ...and you're being played for a sucker. He sells luxury packages to souls on their four-year journey to eternal rest. But there's trouble in paradise. Help Manny untangle himself from a conspiracy that threatens his salvation.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
7.4
Steins;Gate 4.

Steins;Gate

Platform: PlayStation Vita
June 5, 2015
Okabe Rintaro -- aka Okarin -- is an eccentric college student who dreams of conspiracy and chaos. Adopting the persona of a mad scientist, he spends his time developing oddball gadgets with his friends in their makeshift laboratory. One day, they accidentally discover that one of their inventions can send emails into the past. In other words, they have created a time machine. SERN, John Titor, the IBN 5100, the Butterfly Effect, and the 11 theories of time travel -- when chance brings these elements together in Akihabara, Japan, the fate of the world hangs in the balance. What will Okarin choose when he holds the future in his hands?
Metascore:
83
User Score:
8.9
Joe Danger 2: The Movie 5.

Joe Danger 2: The Movie

Platform: PlayStation Vita
January 13, 2015
On the set of the greatest blockbuster "Movie" ever made, create your own action film scene by scene, performing every stunt yourself. Using dozens of stunt vehicles and spanning every action film genre imaginable perfect every stunt to thrill the audience, or crack them up with your failed attempts. Strap on the helmet of Joe Danger, and defy death to impress the Director.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
6.4
SUPERBEAT: XONiC 6.

SUPERBEAT: XONiC

Platform: PlayStation Vita
November 10, 2015
Fully compatible with PlayStation TV.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
7.3
Oreshika: Tainted Bloodlines 7.

Oreshika: Tainted Bloodlines

Platform: PlayStation Vita
March 3, 2015
Oreshika is a tale of revenge that takes place in ancient Japan. Your clan was sentenced to death for crimes they did not commit, and then had two curses placed on them. You have just been resurrected by a god and are now searching for those who cursed and conspired against your clan so that you may redeem the honor of your family name. [Playstation.com]
Metascore:
78
User Score:
8.0
La-Mulana EX 8.

La-Mulana EX

Platform: PlayStation Vita
March 3, 2015
Will you fall victim to deadly traps or unravel the secrets of LA-MULANA?
Metascore:
77
User Score:
7.8
Ar nosurge Plus: Ode to an Unborn Star 9.

Ar nosurge Plus: Ode to an Unborn Star

Platform: PlayStation Vita
July 2, 2015
In AR NOSURGE: ODE TO AN UNBORN STAR, the player follows two sets of characters: Delta and Casty, whose goal is to protect humanity and save the world, and Ion & Earthes, who are trying to find Ion a way home to Earth. The player can interchange between both pairs and soon discover a way to combine their storylines and strengths to eventually solve the mystery that shrouds their ongoing struggle.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
8.3
The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel 10.

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel

Platform: PlayStation Vita
December 22, 2015
At the elite Thors Military Academy, Erebonias best and brightest learn everything from the art of war to the liberal arts. Rean Schwarzer, a new student, learns that hes been selected as a member of the newly-minted Class VII, made up of students from both noble and commoner backgrounds. Class VII has no shortage of issues to overcome, but Rean and his classmates will have to work past their differences and hone their skills, because theyll need more than just top marks to make the grade theyll need to safeguard their country from those who would plunge it into war. - A World of Lore Return to the Zemurian continent, setting of the Trails in the Sky titles, with a new adventure for old and new fans alike. - Tactical Thinking Execute your strategies in exciting turn-based battles where timing and distance can make the difference between victory and defeat. - Combat Links Link any two characters in battle, enabling unique synergies between them.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
8.4
Persona 4: Dancing All Night 11.

Persona 4: Dancing All Night

Platform: PlayStation Vita
September 29, 2015
Persona 4: Dancing All Night is a story-driven music game of Persona 4, developed by ATLUS. Replacing the RPG elements are dance battles that challenge players' dexterity and accuracy as they tap out re-mixes of fan-favorite themes and brand new music tracks.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
5.5
Atelier Ayesha Plus: The Alchemist of Dusk 12.

Atelier Ayesha Plus: The Alchemist of Dusk

Platform: PlayStation Vita
January 13, 2015
Atelier Ayesha Plus: The Alchemist of Dusk tells the stpru of Ayesha Altugle, who after the death of her grandfather and the disappearance of her younger sister Nio, lives alone blending healing cures to sell in her workshop. When she sees a vision of Nio appearing near her empty grave, Ayesha, convinced she is still alive begins her search to save her. The enhanced PlayStation Vita version brings new features including dual audio, bosses from Atelier Escha & Logy: Alchemists of the Dusk Sky, new costumes, a hard mode and the Album missions which unlock exclusive costumes and gameplay features and the ability to change party members at any time. Additionally, almost all content from the original PlayStation 3 version can be carried over.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
8.4
Sayonara UmiharaKawase + 13.

Sayonara UmiharaKawase +

Platform: PlayStation Vita
April 21, 2015
Metascore:
76
User Score:
8.2
Actual Sunlight 14.

Actual Sunlight

Platform: PlayStation Vita
August 11, 2015
Actual Sunlight is a short interactive story about love, depression and the corporation. The game puts you in the role of Evan Winter, a young professional in Toronto, as he moves through three distinct periods of his life. The story is linear, unavoidable and (hopefully) thought-provoking. You experience his perceptions, fall under the consequences of his decisions, and meet everyone who didn't change him.
Metascore:
75
User Score:
6.3
Norn9: Var Commons 15.

Norn9: Var Commons

Platform: PlayStation Vita
November 3, 2015
While on a school field trip, child prodigy Sorata Suzuhara wanders off after hearing a mysterious song and blacks out. When he comes to, he finds himself in unfamiliar place, and soon encounters a girl who informs him that hes currently in turn of the century Japan! In order to help him get home, Sorata follows her to a ship that shes waiting for but when it appears it is not a wooden sailing ship, but a round aircraft that flies using technology that is beyond Soratas imagination. Even stranger, he discovers that the other 12 passengers 3 young women and 9 men are all supposedly espers with special powers, and are on some kind of journey at the behest of a multinational entity only known as The World. What is the purpose of their journey? What is their destination? Who is The World? Before Sorata can even begin to take stock of his situation, the ship is attacked, and the mystery surrounding the ship only deepens. Delve into the story of the ship and its occupants through the point of views of each of the three girls, and unravel the mysteries trapped within.
Metascore:
75
User Score:
7.2
Dengeki Bunko: Fighting Climax 16.

Dengeki Bunko: Fighting Climax

Platform: PlayStation Vita
October 6, 2015
Dengeki Bunko: Fighting Climax sports a character roster of 14 playable characters and 23 assist characters including playable bosses Akira Yuki from Virtua Fighter and Selvaria Bles from Valkyria Chronicles. With playable characters such as Asuna from Sword Art Online or Kuroyukihime from Accel World and support characters like Touma Kamijou from A Certain Magical Index or Izaya Orihara from Durarara, Dengeki Bunko: Fighting Climax makes the most unlikely of character matchups a reality.
Metascore:
75
User Score:
8.4
Baboon! 17.

Baboon!

Platform: PlayStation Vita
January 28, 2015
Baboon! explores a mix of genres, from platform to puzzles, dexterity and physics with a healthy dose of adventure. Test your skill helping Tumbili reach the top and collect all the bananas. The dread Pirate Baboon is wrecking havoc in Banana Island. Help the brave little monkey Tumbili travel through an exotic island filled with Pirate Monkeys, Flying Penguins and all shorts of wacky characters on a sprawling adventure. Can you unlock every secret? [Sony]
Metascore:
73
User Score:
7.6
Dungeon Travelers 2: The Royal Library & the Monster Seal 18.

Dungeon Travelers 2: The Royal Library & the Monster Seal

Platform: PlayStation Vita
August 18, 2015
There once was an era in which the earth was inhabited by gods, humans, and an evil deity from the underworld known as the Demon God. Under the flag of the holy maiden Vitoria, humans fought against the spirits, or monsters, who worked as the Demon’s pawns for ages. – God's Era, Year 395. A technique for capturing monsters into a magical tome called a Sealbook was invented by the first royal alchemist, Siegdrad. A new, special class called Libras handled this sealing magic, and they garnered tremendous results in regard to monster suppression. Thanks to their efforts, the monsters’ population plummeted, and eventually the Demon God herself was sealed away. The world began to operate under the rule of humanity. Then came the King’s Era, Year 1. Vitoria had achieved continental unification through the hard work of mankind, and succeeded the throne as First Queen of the Kingdom of Romulea. [Atlus]
Metascore:
73
User Score:
8.5
Nihilumbra 19.

Nihilumbra

Platform: PlayStation Vita
January 27, 2015
Nihilumbra is a dark, atmospheric 2D puzzle platform game boasting hand painted dark environments, nightmarish monsters, and a hauntingly beautiful soundtrack. It tells a story that really panders to the existential dread lurking within us all.
Metascore:
73
User Score:
6.4
Earth Defense Force 2: Invaders From Planet Space 20.

Earth Defense Force 2: Invaders From Planet Space

Platform: PlayStation Vita
December 8, 2015
Earth Defense Force 2: Invaders from Planet Space is an expanded remake of the second entry in the acclaimed action series. Players take on the role of a "Ranger" military soldier armed with conventional weaponry, a "Pale Wing" special ops soldier equipped with a jetpack and armed with energy weapons, or new to this version, an "Air Raider," who fights indirectly through the strategic placement and dispatch of trip mines, sentry guns, air strikes and more. Players must fend off the invaders in each mission area, either alone or with up to three friends, through frenetic real-time combat set in real-life locations. Helmed by the original developers at Sandlot, this is the definitive version of what fans typically consider to be the best EDF title.
Metascore:
72
User Score:
8.2
Lost Dimension 21.

Lost Dimension

Platform: PlayStation Vita
July 28, 2015
Find the traitor who hides among your members!
Metascore:
72
User Score:
7.8
Danganronpa Another Episode: Ultra Despair Girls 22.

Danganronpa Another Episode: Ultra Despair Girls

Platform: PlayStation Vita
September 1, 2015
After the horrors have ended at Hope's Peak Academy, society is on the verge of collapse and violent anarchy has engulfed the whole world in despair. Danganronpa Another Episode: Ultra Despair Girls is the pre-sequel to the mystery adventure game Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair. Unlike the first 2 installments, players assume the roles of two heroines, Komaru Naegi and Toko Fukawa, as they are thrust into a despair-ridden Towa City with one goal: to escape.
Metascore:
72
User Score:
8.2
Amnesia: Memories 23.

Amnesia: Memories

Platform: PlayStation Vita
August 25, 2015
On the 1st of August, you awake as the Heroine, with previous memories of who you are somehow snatched away from you. In your confusion, a mysterious spirit named Orion appears to help you regain your memories. Youll explore your own world as a complete stranger, trying to understand what was once familiar all while hiding your condition from the five men close to you. Because, as Orion warns, you may jeopardize any chance of recovering your memories if anyone finds out. Its now up to you recover the past to rewrite your future love story!
Metascore:
72
User Score:
7.1
Hyperdimension Neptunia U: Action Unleashed 24.

Hyperdimension Neptunia U: Action Unleashed

Platform: PlayStation Vita
May 19, 2015
Featuring new playable characters, as well as customizable equipment and over-the-top skills that haven't been seen in previous Neptunia games, this game has something to offer old series fans and new fans alike.
Metascore:
71
User Score:
7.0
Soldner-X 2: Final Prototype 25.

Soldner-X 2: Final Prototype

Platform: PlayStation Vita
March 17, 2015
In Soldner-X 2: Final Prototype, you will return to Gota IV as part of the Soldner-X defense force. Mankind will once more rely on your battle against new mysterious powers. Staged across seven unique action-loaded levels accompanied with an adrenaline pumping soundtrack, Soldner-X 2: Final Prototype combines traditional 2D gameplay with detailed high definition graphics and a taste of fresh innovations.
Metascore:
71
User Score:
6.9
Woah Dave! 26.

Woah Dave!

Platform: PlayStation Vita
January 6, 2015
Woah Dave! is a frantic, score-chasing arcade game where players gun for digital glory by destroying monsters, stealing their loose change, and triggering more than enough explosions to deplete the O-Zone entirely. Have we mentioned it's also incredibly difficult? Everything on the map--including your ammunition--is trying to kill you. And don't even get me started on the game's hard mode. It's borderline impossible, because apparently people who play games are masochists.
Metascore:
71
User Score:
5.8
Samurai Warriors Chronicles 3 27.

Samurai Warriors Chronicles 3

Platform: PlayStation Vita
June 30, 2015
Creating and maintaining relationships with officers and warriors is a very important part of Samurai Warriors Chronicles 3, as it allows players to listen in on their thoughts and plans, and affect them to their desired result. In that way, the game takes a different turn as the story mode is completely in the player’s hands and the outcomes of battles, alliances, and ultimately the conclusion of the game, are altered by their actions.
Metascore:
70
User Score:
8.1
Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth3: V Generation 28.

Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth3: V Generation

Platform: PlayStation Vita
June 30, 2015
In Re;Birth3, the player assumes control of Neptune — CPU, Goddess, and all-around protector of the nation of Planeptune in the world of Gamindustri. [Idea Factory]
Metascore:
70
User Score:
7.2
Dynasty Warriors 8 Empires 29.

Dynasty Warriors 8 Empires

Platform: PlayStation Vita
November 24, 2015
DYNASTY WARRIORS 8 Empires is the latest installment of the "Empires" series, in which you aim to conquer ancient China using both strategy and the one warrior versus one thousand tactical action the WARRIORS series is known for. The player becomes a hero from Three Kingdoms era, with the goal of unifying all of ancient China under their rule via strategy and battles! You can also import save data from Free Alliances Version into DYNASTY WARRIORS 8 Empires!
Metascore:
70
User Score:
7.8
Flame Over 30.

Flame Over

Platform: PlayStation Vita
March 10, 2015
Flame Over is a fire fighting 'squirt 'em-up' game with randomly generated levels, blending twin stick shooter and roguelike design principles. Flame Over features a dynamic fire system that burns and spreads according to the materials found in each randomly generated level. Watch fires spread according to the materials available, attacking your fire fighter and generating dangerous hazards across 4 game zones.
Metascore:
69
User Score:
6.1
Duke Nukem 3D: Megaton Edition 31.

Duke Nukem 3D: Megaton Edition

Platform: PlayStation Vita
January 6, 2015
Duke Nukem 3D: Megaton Edition is a compilation of the landmark first-person shooter that includes enhanced versions of Duke Nukem 3D: Atomic Edition and three unique expansion packs as well as the original version of the classic game. The iconic Duke Nukem battles it out against a slew of alien foes in the original four episode "Atomic Edition" single-player campaign and three over-the-top expansion packs that take the loudmouthed hero to a tropical paradise, a winter wonderland, and even Washington D.C. Duke Nukem 3D: Megaton Edition features polished OpenGL visuals, native compatibility with modern PC and Mac computers, Steam Achievements, and Steam Cloud support. Duke Nukem 3D: Megaton Edition will continue to receive feature updates including Steamworks-enabled online multiplayer, new achievements and integration of additional Duke Nukem 3D expansion packs.
Metascore:
69
User Score:
8.1
Hyperdevotion Noire: Goddess Black Heart 32.

Hyperdevotion Noire: Goddess Black Heart

Platform: PlayStation Vita
February 24, 2015
Right before Noire attains her ambition for a united Gamarket under Lastation’s rule, someone cuts off the source of the four CPUs’ powers – their Shares. To save their world, which has been thrust into a state of chaos, the CPUs decide to join forces in order to bring Gamarket together under one single, unified banner. [Idea Factory]
Metascore:
68
User Score:
7.2
Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth2: Sisters Generation 33.

Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth2: Sisters Generation

Platform: PlayStation Vita
January 27, 2015
In 20XX Gamindustri faces a severe crisis. Shops are boarded up, creators are overworked and starving, and death looms. But the CPUs refuse to let this be game over for their world. Gamindustri had severed its ties to the chaotic Lawless Realm long ago. Ever since the advent of the Arfoire Syndicate of International Crime morality has all but vanished. Thus did Gamindustri fall into complete and utter disarray. Those who tire of living in this corrupt world are sent to wander the Gamindustri Graveyard, forever lost.
Metascore:
67
User Score:
6.9
Operation Abyss: New Tokyo Legacy 34.

Operation Abyss: New Tokyo Legacy

Platform: PlayStation Vita
June 9, 2015
From the studio that made Demon Gaze comes Operation Abyss: New Tokyo Legacy, a sci-fi dungeon crawler RPG set in a near future Tokyo. With the city under the constant threat of Variants—genetically engineered monsters—and the emergence of portals leading to a mysterious dimension called the Abyss, the government has established the Code Physics Agency to investigate these mysterious phenomena. The Xth Squad—a unique group of teens modified by the CPA's Code technology—must evade traps, face down powerful monsters, and investigate the mystery behind the Abyss.
Metascore:
66
User Score:
7.2
MonsterBag 35.

MonsterBag

Platform: PlayStation Vita
April 7, 2015
Forgetful Nia leaves behind her monster backpack, V, on her way to the bus stop. In a world afraid of monsters, help V catch up to Nia while avoiding been seen by the humans. Oh, yeah! Watch out for the apocalypse.
Metascore:
66
User Score:
7.3
Kick & Fennick 36.

Kick & Fennick

Platform: PlayStation Vita
February 5, 2015
Kick and Fennick is a a mellow platform adventure about Kick, a boy with a very big gun, and a small, flying robot named Fennick. Dare great heights, and time your jumps just right to accomplish amazing feats.
Metascore:
65
User Score:
7.3
Resident Evil: Revelations 2 37.

Resident Evil: Revelations 2

Platform: PlayStation Vita
August 18, 2015
Resident Evil Revelations 2 follows two interwoven stories of terror across 4 episodes of intense survival horror. Episode One: Penal Colony Kidnapped by a unknown group of assailants, Claire and Moira awake to find themselves trapped on an isolated island infested with horrifying creatures beyond imagination. Now they must desperately struggle to escape the horror.
Metascore:
65
User Score:
8.2
Tokyo Twilight Ghost Hunters 38.

Tokyo Twilight Ghost Hunters

Platform: PlayStation Vita
March 10, 2015
A gaggle of teens are prepared to square off against the evil spirits that have been the cause of strange incidents all across Tokyo...
Metascore:
63
User Score:
7.1
Corpse Party: Blood Drive 39.

Corpse Party: Blood Drive

Platform: PlayStation Vita
October 13, 2015
Corpse Party: Blood Drive is the final installment of the story that began with Corpse Party and continued in Corpse Party: Book of Shadows. Players take direct control of a character or party of characters and explore the ruins of Heavenly Host Elementary and other locations from a top-down 3D perspective.
Metascore:
60
User Score:
7.8
Damascus Gear: Operation Tokyo 40.

Damascus Gear: Operation Tokyo

Platform: PlayStation Vita
March 24, 2015
As one of the members of FREYA, the robot-fightin’-est outfit on the planet, you’ll use your GEAR (good robot) to beat the ever-loving snot out of the RAGE (bad robots, anagram of “GEAR”). And these mechanics just wouldn’t be RPG-inspired if they didn’t involve picking parts off the metallic corpses of your defeated foes and bolting them onto your own rattling, death-dealing hulk of steel. So naturally you can do that too.
Metascore:
59
User Score:
6.7
BigFest 41.

BigFest

Platform: PlayStation Vita
December 1, 2015
With the help of Big Dave and your trusty crew of roadies, in BigFest you design, build and manage the ultimate music festival, from a small field with 20 guests slow clapping, all the way up to multi-day, multi-stage, mega festivals.
Metascore:
59
User Score:
5.7
htoL#NiQ: The Firefly Diary 42.

htoL#NiQ: The Firefly Diary

Platform: PlayStation Vita
February 24, 2015
htoL#NiQ: The Firefly Diary focuses on Mion, a young girl with amnesia who is lost in labrynthine ruin. Unclear of where to go, Mion follows two fireflies – one light, one dark — as they guide her through the maze. Players manipulate the fireflies using the PS Vita’s touch controls, leading Mion through the World of Light and the World of Shadow.
Metascore:
58
User Score:
7.5
Jungle Rumble: Freedom, Happiness and Bananas 43.

Jungle Rumble: Freedom, Happiness and Bananas

Platform: PlayStation Vita
February 10, 2015
Metascore:
56
User Score:
6.0
Criminal Girls: Invite Only 44.

Criminal Girls: Invite Only

Platform: PlayStation Vita
February 3, 2015
7 delinquents, 7 sins, and only one way out. Just hired for a new, mysterious job, you quickly discover that this is not your routine prison gig. You have been entrusted with the care of a crew of girls whose sins have damned their souls to Hell and an eternity of punishment... Their sole hope of salvation is for you to recognize their unique histories, and to guide them along the path to redemption. Navigate through the four trials of the Redemption Program, and motivate your crew of delinquents to learn the skills to redeem themselves. [NIS America]
Metascore:
55
User Score:
6.8
The Muppets: Movie Adventures 45.

The Muppets: Movie Adventures

Platform: PlayStation Vita
September 1, 2015
The Muppets Movie Adventures takes place across five blockbuster movie genres, ranging from the Wild West in a level called "The Good, the Bad and the Animal" staring Animal himself - to the far reaches of space, in a sci-fi adventure starring Kermit the Frog known as the "The Koozebane Menace".
Metascore:
48
User Score:
6.7

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Highest of the Month
  1. 82

    F1 22

    • Release Date: Jul 1, 2022
    • Rating: E
    • User Score: 2.5
    • Platform: PC
  2. 74

    Arcadegeddon

  3. 74

    Yurukill: The Calumniation Games

    • Release Date: Jul 5, 2022
    • Rating: T
    • Platform: Switch
  4. 73

    Yurukill: The Calumniation Games

    • Release Date: Jul 5, 2022
    • Rating: T
    • Platform: PS5
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  1. 73

    Yurukill: The Calumniation Games

    • Release Date: Jul 5, 2022
    • Rating: T
    • Platform: PS5
  2. 74

    Yurukill: The Calumniation Games

    • Release Date: Jul 5, 2022
    • Rating: T
    • Platform: Switch
  3. 74

    Arcadegeddon

  4. 82

    F1 22

    • Release Date: Jul 1, 2022
    • Rating: E
    • User Score: 2.5
    • Platform: PC