The wait is nearly over. The clock is ticking on the first gaming hardware launch of the year – the PlayStation Vita.
Sony's machine is a technical marvel. It improves upon the formula laid down by its predecessor the PSP by including a bigger, multi-touch screen, twin analogue sticks like you'd find on a console joypad and near-PS3 graphical quality.
Add to that the highly innovative rear touch pad, front and rear facing cameras and a host of top launch day game IP and Sony is onto a winner.
Here's a look at all of MCV's recent Vita coverage: