Sony reversed its decision to close the PS3 and the PS Vita storefronts back in April. It also said that the PSP commerce functionality will retire on July 2nd, 2021 as planned.
The PSP game store shut down way back in 2016. But you can still get games for the console through the PS3 and the PS Vita stores. Now that those storefronts aren’t shutting down, you’ll still be able to download PSP games through them.
Though there will be some limitations going forward. Starting on July 6th, you will no longer be able to search for games on the PSP itself or make any in-game purchases. When Sony backtracked on its plans to shut down the PS3 and Vita stores. Sony Interactive Entertainment’s CEO Jim Ryan said that it was clear the company made the wrong decision.
Either way, what matters is that the PSP’s digital library will continue being available for now.