Vita owners can get in on the battling action now, with a fresh update to Minecraft. The new v 1.28 editions adds the Battle Mini Game mode, allowing for combative play between multiple players. The 206MB update also has some extra fixes and updates. Check it out now, and get battling!
The game servers are reporting full right now, or I get chucked straight out of any game I try to join, just need to get some friends online I guess!