PS One classics head to the Vita

Colour us excited, the much touted back compatibility for ’s Playstation is finally here (almost). From 29th August 2012, Firmware 1.80 will be available. With it comes cross controller mode, allowing you to use your as a PS3 controller and more importantly, over 100 PS One titles.

You can find the full list below, however the ones we’re most excited about are Metal Gear Solid and the Final Fantasy games from V – IX. If you have previously downloaded these titles using your PSN account you will not have to pay again to access them on your Vita, simply redownload them using your Vita or connect your Vita to your PS3 and transfer them that way.

Let us know which of these games you’re looking forward to playing again, or even playing for the first time, in the comments below.

PS One titles (in alphabetical order):

40 Winks
A Bug’s Life
A Bugs Life and Monsters Inc bundle
Abe’s Exoddus
Abe’s Oddworld Oddysee
All-Star Boxing
Arc Arena: Monster Tournament
Arc the Lad
Arc the Lad II
Arc the Lad III
Arcade Hits: Shienryu
Arcade Hits: Sonic Wings Special
Atari Anniversary Edition
Atlantis and Hercules Bundle
Bishi Bashi Special
Blood Omen: Legacy of Kain
Buzz Lightyear of Star Command
Cho Aniki
Cool Boarders
Cool Boarders 2
Crash Bandicoot
Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back
Crash Bandicoot 3 Warped
Critical Depth
CTR: Crash Team Racing
Destruction Derby
Dezaemon Plus
Disney’s Action Game ft. Hercules
Eagle One: Harrier Attack
Everybody’s Golf 2
Fear Effect
Fear Effect: Retro Helix
Fighting Force
Fighting Force 2
Final Fantasy IX
Final Fantasy V
Final Fantasy VI
Final Fantasy VII
Final Fantasy VIII
Front Mission 3
Galaxy Fight
Gex 3: Deep Under Cover
Gex 3D: Enter the Gecko
Guilty Gear
Hardcore 4X4
International Track & Field
Jet Rider
Jet Rider 2
Jigsaw Madness
Judge Dredd
Jumping Flash
Junior League Soccer PS1
Kula World
Kurushi Final
Legacy of Kain: Soul Reaver
Lilo & Stitch
Little Mermaid 2
Little Mermaid 2 and Winnie The Pooh bundle
Metal Gear Solid
Mickey’s Wild Adventure
Miracle Quad Racer
Miracle Space Race
Missile Command
Monsters Inc
Motor Toon Grand Prix 2
Namco Heritage bundle
Pandemonium 2
Parasite Eve 2
Peter Pan
Pooh’s Party Game
Rainbow Six
Rally Cross
Rascal Racers
Rayman 2: The Great Escape
Reel Fishing
Resident Evil 2
Resident Evil 3: Nemesis
Resident Evil: Director’s Cut
Ridge Racer Type 4
Silent Hill
Snowboard Racer
Sorcerer’s Maze
Spin Jam
Sports Superbike
Street Fighter 2 Alpha
Super Star Dance Club
Syphon Filter
Syphon Filter 3
Tekken 2
Tomb Raider
Tomb Raider 2
Tomb Raider 3
Tomb Raider Chronicles
Tomb Raider: The Last Revelation
Toy Story 2
Toy Story Racer
Toy Story Racer and Toy Story 2: Woody and Buzz bundle
Twisted Metal
Urban Chaos
Vagrant Story
Wild Arms

ClacTom (124 Posts)

Tom has been an avid gamer since his parents invested in a Commodore 64 back in the early '90s. such as Goblin 3, Soccer Kid and Lemmings created an addiction from which he will never recover. Tom has been given the opportunity to write for GAME and EA, sometimes even treading foreign shores to bring you gaming words... Oh, and he's an Aquarius.

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