PS Suite SDK - Details Revealed
Details have been revealed revolving around the PS Suite SDK
that Sony has planned for release in the near future, sometime next month in April; that is when the open beta SDK 0.98
will be released with no licensing fee and PS Vita testing.
The Official SDK will be released later this year For $99, and allow for submissions. Basically, you can make a game/app and sell it on PSN, for use on the PS Vita and PS certified phones/tablets. I suppose it can be compared to App market place similar to Apple and Android.
Thank you very much for your interest in the Developer Program for PlayStationŽSuite (PS Suite). The Developer Program for PS Suite will provide content developers PlayStationŽSuite SDK (PS Suite SDK), a set of development tools and software libraries. We will release the open beta version of PS Suite SDK to content developers in April 2012 and the official version later this year. Contents developed with the official version of PS Suite SDK will be distributed through PlayStationŽStore and can be enjoyed on PlayStationCertified devices, as well as PlayStationŽVita. Please refer to the GDC 2012 presentation slides (PDF 4.7MB) for details.
: (taken from PDF)
- PS Suite Studio (IDE based on MonoDevelop)
- PS Suite UI Composer (UI Design Tool)
- Library (Core APIs, High Level APIs)
- C# Toolchain (compiler, linker, etc.)
- Development guide
- API Reference
- Demo Games, Demo Applications
- Note: Currently, only Windows environments are supported
Well, if you are interested, take a look at the PDF below, there is a ton of information.
: Developer Program for PlayStationŽSuite