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Iwata Shows New 3DS XL Sales Compared to 3DS XL Sales


Nintendo president Satoru Iwata has shown off the vast improvement of sales from the 3DS XL to the New Nintendo 3DS XL in their respective launch periods.

Iwata Discusses the Double-Million Sellers in Six Months for Japan

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Nintendo president and CEO Satoru Iwata discusses the million sellers in a six month period for Japan.

Japanese Media Create top 50 Software – (10/28 – 11/3)

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The top 50 best selling games in Japan has went live in for the Media Create, see all the games past the link.

Japanese Media Create Charts: Wii U Gets a Massive Bump, 3DS is still king, Pokemon #1

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The Japanese Media Create sales charts are in. And the Wii U sales skyrocket to 38,000k due to the new Japanese bundles. Wii Party U has helped as well, as the game hit the sixth spot on the charts. However, the 3DS is still king, along with Pokemon. Get the full charts below. 

Best Buy Selling Blue Nintendo 3DS XL for $179.99

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Best Buy currently has the Blue Nintendo 3DS XL for $179.99, that’s a savings of $20 from the regular $199.99 price tag. See the deal below. 

Japanese Media Create Sales: 3DS is the Supreme Conqueror of Japan

Japan just loves the 3DS. Since 2011, the 3DS just continues to dominate the sales charts. Once again the Tomodachi Collection, Shin Megami Tensei 4, Luigi’s Mansion Dark Moon, and Animal Crossing all find themselves in the top 10. While the 3DS leads the way for hardware. Get the full sales charts below. 

Japanese Media Create: Tomodachi Collection and 3DS Rule Again

The Japanese Media Create sales are in and the Tomodachi Collection has slithered it’s way back to the top after being outdone by Shin Megami Tensei 4. Get the full software and hardware charts below. 

Amazon UK: Wii U Sales Rank Jumps 875% Following Microsoft’s Xbox One Reveal ***Update***

The Xbox One’s disappointing reveal has shot up sales of the Wii U on Amazon.com. The system was at #390 before the conference, but now has shot up to #40 due to Microsoft’s glorified TV box.

Japanese Media Create: Summon Night 5 and 3DS top the Charts

Summon Night 5, a PSP game has topped the Media Create charts in Japan, while the 3DS is still number one. However, the numbers are done across the board for software and hardware.

UK Charts: Metro Last Light Takes the top spot

Metro Last Light is the top selling piece of software in the UK this week, despite sales being vastly under Metro 2033’s numbers in 2010. 

Japanese Media Create Charts: 3DS & Tomodachi rule Japan

Nintendo platforms once again dominate the Japanese sales charts, as the 3DS and Tomodachi Collection win the hardware and software battle. 

Sony’s Main Investor says the firm Should Split the Entertainment and Electronics Divisions

Daniel Loeb is the CEO of third Point, and he’s also the largest investor in Sony’s business. Loeb has over $1.1 billion in shares with the company, that is 6.5%. He wants Sony to split the Sony Entertainment business from Sony Electronics. 

BioShock Infinite Racks up Nearly 4 Million in Sales

Who says single-player games are dead? Publisher 2K Games has stated that BioShock Infinite has sold 3.7 million units to date. 

Square Enix Financials: ¥13.7 billion loss, Technology will be less of a Focus

Square Enix has posted their financial year ending in March 31st, and it’s not good. The firm reported a ¥13.7 billion loss citing a “competitive” console market as the reason for the failure. 

Suda 51’s Parent Company GungHo Makes Bank

If you haven’t heard of No More Heroes creator Suda 51’s parent company GungHo. I think you will now after you learn how much money these guys make and the impact it could have on Suda’s development team Grasshopper Manufacture. 

The Xbox 720 & PS4 Could face the same Challenges as Wii U, says Activision

The President and CEO of Activision, Bobby Kotick, has stated that the PS4 and Xbox 720 could face similar challenges the Nintendo is facing right now with Wii U. Tablets and smartphones provide gaming at cheap affordable prices. 

Sega FY12: Profits up 53%, Aliens Somehow Sells 1.3m, more Wii U Titles Coming

Sega has released their financial results for the year ending in March, and it shows strong profit across the board. 

Capcom Plans to only Release 30 Titles for the Fiscal Year of 2014

Capcom might be taking a quality vs quantity approach to it’s new business plan. The firm will have less titles hitting the platform, more DLC, and focus on in house development.

Konami FY13 Financial Results – Revenue down, but Entertainment Division up

Konami has posted its fiscal year results for the year ending in March, and there was a decrease in revenue by 15% compared to last year. However, the Digital Entertainment division posted an increase of 17% compared to last year. 

Namco Bandai FY13 Results Posts good Sales Across the Board

Namco Bandai has released it’s fiscal year results for the year ending in March, and it’s looking pretty good. Revenue is at ¥32 billion ($324 million) compared to ¥19 billion ($192 million) the prior year.

Sony’s Fiscal Year 2012: PS3 Sales down, PS Vita Struggles

Sony has finally revealed their financial results for the fiscal year of 2012 and it paints a rocky but somewhat promising future. 

Japanese Media Create Charts: All Systems Get Boosted due to Golden Week

The Japanese Media Create Charts are in and all of the home consoles saw a nice boost in sales due to the holiday going on in Japan right now. On the software side, Tomodachi Collection is back on top. Check out the full charts past the link.