is there no way to play your Vita on the TV without Vita TV?

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2 years ago#1
sorry if this topic has been beat to death already, but i was just curious.

a long time ago, i bought an accessory for my psp to play those games on a tv. i haven't found anything similar myself for the vita, so the obvious choice would be to buy the vita tv, but i don't like the idea of segregating the library of games between tv-compatible and handheld-only.

so, if i skip the vita and just buy a vita tv, i won't be able to play games like Tearaway (heavy on touch-screen controls), right? makes no sense if i can't play those exclusive games on vita tv... so again, is there a way to hook up the actual vita to a tv? thanks.
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2 years ago#2
You cannot play the Vita on a tv.

Maybe they will do something with Remote Play working in reverse. As of now, the answer to your question is Vita TV or bust.
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2 years ago#3
Rjmhart posted...
You cannot play the Vita on a tv.
Maybe they will do something with Remote Play working in reverse. As of now, the answer to your question is Vita TV or bust.

ouch. ok, thanks.
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impatiently waiting on versus xiii... EDIT: not so much anymore. (4/28/11)
EDIT#2: tired of waiting... (6/27/13)
2 years ago#4
If you get a dev unit, they have video out from the bottom port.

Short of that, Vita TV is your only option.
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2 years ago#5
hmm... thinking about it, the vita tv does more than just play vita game on the tv, so the device isn't a terrible alternative. HOWEVER, has there been any news as to having the vita work as a controller for the ps4/ps3? is that even possible? it would be possible to play all vita games on the vita tv like that, right?
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impatiently waiting on versus xiii... EDIT: not so much anymore. (4/28/11)
EDIT#2: tired of waiting... (6/27/13)
2 years ago#6
There is a mod that does that.
2 years ago#7
cool, what's it called?
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impatiently waiting on versus xiii... EDIT: not so much anymore. (4/28/11)
EDIT#2: tired of waiting... (6/27/13)
2 years ago#8
PillsberyDoeMan posted...
cool, what's it called?


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