Sony today is releasing on of its first big title built from ground up for the PS Vita. Unit 13 will be available in stores and for download from PlayStation Network. Here is more info on this new PS Vita game from Sony:
Unit 13 is a modern-day, third person military shooter for players on-the-go. As a member of the highly specialized military and intelligence group known as "Unit 13", players choose from one of six operatives as they attempt to complete and master 45 challenging, action-packed missions.
Unit13 introduces players to a robust set of social and competitive features through Wifi and 3G connections that enable them to engage and compete with friends and the wider Unit13 community, wherever they are. Unit 13's in-game scoring and '5' star rating system provides instant feedback , driving the title's social competitive features so that any mission can become a focus of competition between players, their friends, NEAR, Regional or Global opponents. An in-game notification center also alerts players on status updates, Daily Challenges and rare High Value Target alerts.
Players can choose to play Unit13 solo, or with a friend in two-player cooperative mode via Wifi which includes full voice chat with PS Vita's built-in microphone.
* First fully portable shooter experience only available on the PS Vita system. Designed exclusively for PS Vita utilizing the system's immersive and intuitive controls, Unit 13 includes precision dual analog sticks and the front and rear touch pads. * Stunning 'portable sized' non-linear levels support an unlimited range of approach and tactical options. Armed with a wide array of weapons, gear and attachments, players work to discover the best way to Infiltrate compounds, rescue hostages, sabotage and eliminate the enemy. * Stay connected with rich social and competitive features accessible through the PS Vita's Wifi and 3G functionality. Unit13's competitive features are all 3G enabled, so you can engage and compete with your friends and the wider Unit13 community wherever you are. * Choose your Operative - Play as one of six Unit13 military and intelligence operatives, each with their own specialties, weapons, gear and unlocks. * Choose your Mission - Select your own path through a grid of 36 pick-up-and-play missions to unlock 9 challenging High Value Target (HVT) enemy battles. Re-play missions to increase your '5' star rating and conquer PSN friends, NEAR, Regional and Global players. * Play solo or with a friend - Unit 13 supports a two-player cooperative mode via Wifi including full voice chat with PS Vita's built-in microphone. Players work together to complete missions for placement on the co-op leaderboards * 5 Diverse Game Modes: Direct Action (multi-objective), Deadline (Timed assault), Covert (Stealth), Elite (increased challenge) and the ultimate challenge HVT (High Value Target). * Tackle the Daily Challenge - Play a new mission every 24 hours with Friend, Local, Regional and Global leaderboards to conquer. * Hunt for High Value Targets - Receive rare "high value" target notification via friends & 'NEAR' and act quickly to complete the mission. * The in-game notification center keeps the player informed - a central location where the player receives HVT alerts, unlock notifications, ranking changes and challenges.