Gaming godfather Shigeru Miyamoto says Nintendo is already plotting the eventual successor to the 3DS console.
Nintendo's 3DS console may have endured a slow start, but new figures from Japan suggest the glasses-less 3D handheld is really gaining momentum.
Sony's PS Vita has officially gone on sale in the UK, with some high street stores opening at midnight to allow gamers to get their eager, grasping mitts on the handheld console.
Sony has spoken of its great confidence in the PS Vita, describing it as "the best PlayStation ever" and reckoning it will last up to eight years.
HTC will be the first manufacturer outside Sony to gain PlayStation certification for its Android phones and tablets, according to reports.
The Sony PlayStation Vita will get a firmware update on 8 February that adds maps and video recording.
With Vita just around the corner, the latest episode of Sony's Access TV for PlayStation owners takes a look at the forthcoming handheld console.