Sony Computer Entertainment UK is touring the UK with Vita Room, giving fans the chance to go hands-on with PlayStation Vita ahead of the handheld's release.

Vita Rooms will be equipped with PS Vita units and games including Uncharted: Golden Abyss, FIFA 12, Reality Fighters, MotorStorm RC, ModNation Racers: Road Trip, Little Deviants, Escape Plan, Super Stardust and Wipeout 2048.

Sony staff will be on hand at the Vita Rooms to answer questions, and you may even get the chance to meet some of the developers behind the games.

The Vita Rooms tour begins at 63 Deansgate in Manchester from Friday, January 13 - Wednesday, January 18. Vita Rooms will then move to Glasgow, Birmingham and London throughout January and February 2012.