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May 29, 2012 // 3:17 pm - CEO James Spahn has announced that social video service Nico Nico is coming to PS Vita today with a video and details available below.

To quote: Nico Nico is a social video networking service that allows you to view and overlay time stamped comments on live or uploaded videos.

I'm excited to announce that a PS Vita dedicated Nico Nico application will be available on PlayStation Store starting today. With more than 27 million subscribers worldwide, Nico Nico consistently ranks within the top 15 most-viewed sites in Japan, so we're looking forward to expanding the Nico Nico community by bringing this app to PS Vita owners in North America.

With June 4th just around the corner, you'll want to keep up with all of the exciting news and games that will be unveiled at this year's PlayStation E3 2012 press conference.

Nico Nico will be the only service that enables you to watch a beta livestream of the PlayStation press conference directly on your PS Vita. Personally, I can't think of a better way to watch all of the latest and greatest from PlayStation at E3 on the go than on your 5" OLED screen.

Future updates to the app will allow you to broadcast directly from your PS Vita, as well as upload and view your own videos.

Video: Nico Nico: Social Video Service is Coming to PS Vita Today

Video: Nico Nico: Social Video Service is Coming to PS Vita Today

Video: Nico Nico: Social Video Service is Coming to PS Vita Today

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#2 - StanSmith - May 30, 2012 // 5:15 pm
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Looks like Australia is missing out again.

We are always the last to get things. Well except for Pure Chess as we've had it for a while now.

#1 - GrandpaHomer - May 30, 2012 // 7:14 am
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Already in Japan since Vita's release there - nice little app with plenty of weird videos - kinde like a bit of cult YouTube ...