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News: Retro City Rampage Creator Planning New Project for PlayStation Vita

Retro City Rampage Creator Planning New Project for PlayStation Vita

Specifics under lock and key

Retro City Rampage creator Brian Provinciano has been particularly complimentary of Sony’s strategy with the PlayStation Vita over the past few months. Writing on Twitter earlier in the year, the one-man development shop encouraged indie outfits to work on the platform, after the portable version of his Grand Theft...

News: Retro City Rampage Extracted More Loot from PSN than Xbox and Steam

Retro City Rampage Extracted More Loot from PSN than Xbox and Steam

Smash and grab success

Brian Provinciano’s open world love letter to the 8-bit era Retro City Rampage has popped up on almost every platform under the sun over the past six months, but it’s the PlayStation Network version that’s selling the best according to the developer – and, even more specifically, the PlayStation Vita release. "Indies...

News: Retro City Rampage Pulls Up on the European PSN Next Week

Retro City Rampage Pulls Up on the European PSN Next Week

Heist life

After what feels like an eternity, one-man developer Brian Provinciano has confirmed that Retro City Rampage will hijack the European PlayStation Network next week. That’s the 16th January if you want to mark your calendars. Go on, we’ll wait. The game boasts an additional month of development on top of the North American release,...

News: The European Version of Retro City Rampage Is Finished

The European Version of Retro City Rampage Is Finished

Party like it's 1986

It feels like forever since Retro City Rampage took the North American PlayStation Network by storm, but the throwback title is still not available in Europe. That’s because one-man developer Brian Provinciano decided to delay the international release while he worked on an update for the game based on player feedback. "As...

News: Retro City Rampage Travels Back in Time on 9th October

Retro City Rampage Travels Back in Time on 9th October

Pull shapes

Our agonising wait for Retro City Rampage will finally come to a conclusion next week, when the 8-bit interpretation of Grand Theft Auto hijacks a spot on the North American PlayStation Store on 9th October. For just $14.99, you’ll unlock access to both the PS3 and Vita versions of the title. A European release will take place at some...

News: Retro City Rampage Embraces "Buy One Get Both" Model

Retro City Rampage Embraces "Buy One Get Both" Model

Hip hip hooray

You’ll no longer have to make an agonising decision over which platform to purchase the upcoming Retro City Rampage for, as the game will take advantage of Sony’s “buy one get both” deal. That means, regardless of which system you snap up the 8-bit adventure for, you’ll be able to experience it on both PS3 and Vita. In...

News: Super Meat Boy Cameos in Retro City Rampage

Super Meat Boy Cameos in Retro City Rampage

Meating in the middle

Super Meat Boy is never coming to the PlayStation Network, but at least he’ll make a guest appearance in the upcoming Retro City Rampage. The character will cameo in a mini-game named Retro Meat Boy, a kind of old-school racer. You can catch the mini-game in action via the trailer below. Meat Boy is just one of many other...