Tag Archives: Japan
Tilmen from Nintendomination has uploaded the new Wii U eShop music for Japan. Its sound very familiar to be honest, I’m sure Nintendo has used this music before.
Did I ever tell you guys I want to move to Japan? Nintendo of Japan has just unveiled this sweet deal for Club Nintendo members. When you register The Legend of Zelda The Wind Waker HD for the Wii U, you get a free soundtrack from the game.
Resident Evil 6 is getting a re-release in Japan, but this time it comes with all the DLC and Japanese voice actors. Check out all the details including a release date who will be doing the voices.
Famed producer of Resident Evil 4, and current The Evil Within creator Shinji Mikami has stated that Japanese studios take less risks than Western studios. Mikami said you won’t find many publishers in Japan willing to spend more than $30 million into one title.
No More Heroes and Killer is Dead director Suda 51 thinks that the Xbox One will end up shining in Japan, despite a release date or software for the country.
The 3DS recently passed the PS3′s Lifetime-date-sales in Japan. Games like Animal Crossing New Leaf, Fantasy Life, New Super Mario Bros 2, Monster Hunter, and Paper Mario dominate the Japanese game charts with little to no resistance from Sony. Why isn’t Sony doing something about the situation in Japan?
Famitsu has polled what their readers think and has listed the top 30 most wanted games of 2013 for Japanese users.
Nintendo’s 3DS games are currently dominating the Media Create’s Japanese sales charts. Paper Mario Sticker Star, New Super Mario Bros 2 and U, and Animal Crossing are all in the top 5. Nintendo is also selling the most hardware with the 3DS LL and 3DS taking the top spots. Check out the full chart below.
Eurogamer has a interesting story on why the Xbox brand failed in Japan. Hit the link to see the story of Microsoft’s biggest challenge to date.
Nintendo 3DS is on a tear in Japan, mainly due to all the awesome games the system is getting. Once again the 3DS is the number 1 selling gaming device in Japan
Capcom has recently announced Okami HD and has also announced it in bundles on Capcom’s Japanese shopping site. These bundles come in different prices and items vary with each bundle.
Check out XSEED’s strategy + rhythm game titled Orgarhythm, which will arrive to the US on October 23 for the PS Vita for $30.
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Check out the Malicious Rebirth gameplay video for the PS Vita. No release date has been announced but is said to be released some time this Fall after its delay.
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Check out the Resident Evil 6 trailer from the Tokyo Game Show.
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Iwata shared this information on the Wii U at the Japanese Wii U conference today
Iwata shared the following information:
- Supports full 1080p
– “GPGPU” used
– Main memory: 1GB
– System memory: 1GB
– Total memory is 2GB
– Games only use 1GB of main memory
– System memory is for the OS
– Can use the browser while playing
– Game discs are 25GB
– Discs run at 22.5 MB/s
– Uses up to 75 watts of electricity
– Typical power usage is 45 watts
– Reconfirmed: import Wii VC and WiiWare games