Tag Archives: Japan
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