While the PlayStation Vita hasn’t received any first-party support from Sony for years now, that doesn’t stop third-party developers/indies from launching their games on our favorite little handheld. This week, the PS Vita received two critically praised titles, Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony and SteamWorld Dig 2.
Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony
Game Summary: Welcome to a new world of Danganronpa, and prepare yourself for the biggest, most exhilarating episode yet. Set in a psycho-cool environment, a new cast of 16 characters find themselves kidnapped and imprisoned in a school. Inside, some will kill, some will die, and some will be punished. Reimagine what you thought high-stakes, fast-paced investigation was as you investigate twisted murder cases and condemn your new friends to death.
* A New Danganronpa Begins – Forget what you thought you knew about Danganronpa and join a completely new cast of Ultimates for a brand-new beginning.
* Murder Mysteries – In a world where everyone is trying to survive, nobody’s motivations are quite what they seem. Use your skills to solve each new murder or meet a gruesome end.
* Lie, Panic, Debate! – The world is shaped by our perception of it. Fast-paced trial scenes will require lies, quick wits, and logic to guide your classmates to the right conclusions.
* New Mini-Games – Between the madness of murdered peers and deadly trials, enjoy an abundance of brand-new mini-games. [Source]
Metacritic Score: 82
SteamWorld Dig 2
Game Summary: SteamWorld Dig 2 takes you on a platform mining adventure forged in Metroidvania flames. When an old trading town is struck by mysterious earthquakes, it’s up to a lone steambot and her unlikely companion to uncover what trembling terrors lie beneath.
Grab your pickaxe and dig into the sequel to SteamWorld Dig. A platform mining adventure forged in Metroidvania flames. In search of her lost friend, a lone steambot and her unlikely companion must dig deep, gain riches and explore an underworld riddled with danger. But time is running short… [Source]
Metacritic Score: 88
Do you plan on picking up either of these two latest gems? What are other future PS Vita games you looking forward to? Leave all your thoughts in the comments section below, or on our social media page!