Terraria announced for PS Vita

Terraria, a popular indie PC game, has been announced for the PS Vita.

505 Games, the publisher of the game, have mentioned that it will be available on the system in summer 2013. There are no details on the pricing yet but the PC version cost $10 and the PS Vita version should be the same price. It’s developed by Engine Software.

“The biggest challenge for us is how to give players the control they need to fully enjoy the experience and we’re really excited to explore the potential of the multiple input options that the PlayStation Vita affords us,” Tim Woodley, Head of Global Brand at 505 Games said.

“We are tremendously excited about bringing Terraria to PS Vita. It’s fantastic news for fans who have been begging for the game to be available on PS Vita and it’s fantastic news for us too, we are delighted about the addition to the platform,” SCEE’s Senior Business Development Manager Shahid Ahmad added.

“For us this is a real coup, the opportunity to bring such a loved game to one of our platforms is really exciting. We are also really confident about how much fans are going to love the PS Vita version; the touch screen will ensure a totally unique experience.”

Here’s a gameplay trailer showing how the game works.