Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault PS Vita Update


UPDATE: A statement from SCEE for EU owners of Ratchet & Clank Q-Force: In addition to the information below, we will also now be offering you a free download of Ratchet: Gladiator for PS3 when it releases on PS Store. We will update on when this will be available, and how we will provide access to this content at a later date.

Sony today announced an update regarding the  PS Vita version of the new Ratchet & Clank game, they posted information about what to except in the different regions.

Sony begin with stating that  many of you know, when Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assualt (QForce in the EU) launched for the PS3 this past November, Sony announced that the PS Vita version would be coming out later in January 2013 to ensure the best portable Ratchet & Clank experience possible.

Tin Giant have been working night and day to bring Insomniac’s PS3 game to the PS Vita system and to provide our fans with a great game. While the original delay has helped them make the game better, they still need more time to bring the game up to the standards expected by the fans.

In order to do this, the launch date for Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assualt (QForce in the EU) for PS Vita has moved to Spring 2013. Sony realize that this delay may be disappointing for the fans, but please know that they are doing their best to get the game into your hands as soon as possible.

For those of you who have purchased the PS3 version of the game and are waiting for your PS Vita entitlement, Sony want to make it up to you as best they can. They’ll be offering Ratchet & Clank: Deadlocked for the PS3 system as a free download for people in the US and MotorStorm RC  in the EU, for everyone who purchased  Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assualt  (QForce) for the PS3 system.


EU: You’ll receive a download voucher via email before the end of February, which will be valid for 60 days. To be eligible you’ll just have to have played your PS3 copy of the game once, while connected to the internet, by the end of this week.

US: The giveaway will become available when Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault for PS Vita releases.

Sony end with saying “We greatly appreciate your patience as we work to bring you the best Ratchet & Clank experience possible for the PS Vita system. We will update you with a specific release date as soon as it is available.”


Information taken from both the EU and US PlayStation Blogs

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