PlayStation Vita Pets is a pet simulation video game with puzzle and adventure game elements developed by Spiral House and published by Sony for the PlayStation Vita. The player raises a virtual dog while also adventuring with them in a fictional realm. It received mixed reviews from critics and currently has a 63% from Metacritic.
Using the touchscreen and microphone, the player can play with and manage a virtual dog. The gameplay’s main focus is an adventure set in a region called Castlewood Island, where the player completes basic puzzles and works with their dog to complete challenges. The dogs in the game speak and have a full vocabulary, and respond to player voice commands. The dogs talk with the player and plead with them to adventure with them. The game’s camera allows the pet to recognize their owner’s face.