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Japan PS4 Launch In Pictures

Japan enjoyed a successful Playstation 4 launch just over 24 hours ago and by all accounts, everyone in attendance had a great time with some AAA guests and speakers. Here’s a few pics of the lead up to the launch with people lining up outside the Sony Building in Ginza the day before the launch. […]

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Games

Deep Down Trailer For PS4 Launch

Capcom have joined in the Sony celebrations following the Japan launch of the PS4 just over 24 hours ago. Deep Down, the forthcoming free to play PS4 title from Capcom, has seen a new trailer released for it to coincide with the launch. It’s a only a short one at one minute long but this […]

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Events Hardware

Playstation 4 Launches In Japan

The PS4 launched last night in Japan and it was a huge event with many media in attendance. If you missed out and didn’t see it, don’t stress, we have you covered with this handy stream of the event. Enjoy! Video streaming by Ustream

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Events Hardware

Playstation 4 Launch Event Outlined By Sony

Sony have been ramping up the promotional activities for the upcoming launch of the Playstation 4 and today they released info regarding the launch event.   February 21 will see the festivities kick off at 10:30PM from the Sony Building in glitzy Ginza. Andrew House (Sony Computer Entertainment president and group CEO), Hiroshi Kawano (Japan Asia […]

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Events

It’s Japan, Man! Launch Party Pics

For those of you who may be unawares, Japandaman HQ has been at work on an otaku lifestyle show, looking at the community in Australia. The show launched last night, Friday 17th January, so the cast and crew decided to have a little get together/launch party at the Asian Beer Cafe in the city. These […]

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Hardware

PS4 launch date announced for Japan

Just in case you’ve been hard at playing games and missed the launch date for the Sony Playstation 4 in Japan, we’ve got you covered. During the recent Sony pre-TGS conference the date that the gamers in Japan were waiting for was announced as February 22nd, 2014. It’s been priced at ¥41,979 and launch units […]

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Anime Japan

Anime Launch Coming Up In Akihabara

The anime show Haiyore! Nyaruko-san W will be launching into its second season and what better way to do so than with a swish event in Akihabara. Taking place at Akihabara’s Bellesalle Hall on April 7th, the event will see host to the Director, Tsuyoshi Nagasawa, and the cast including Kana Asumi, Miyu Matsuki and Yuka Ōtsubo who will all be in attendance. Known […]

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Hardware Japan

Japanese Sales Figures For Wii U

So Nintendo’s next gen console, the Wii U, has launched in Japan and other parts of the world but just how well did it sell in Japan? We can tell you that 307,471 Wii U units were sold at launch, this stacks up to 350,358 Wii units sold. As fars as software sold at launch, here’s what […]

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Hardware

Wii U Launch Line-Up Is In Good Hands

Editor in Chief of Game Trailers, Shane Shatterfield, has gone on record saying that the launch line up for Nintendo’s next gen console, the Wii U, is actually “pretty damn good”. Not really sure how Mr. Shatterfield has intimate knowledge of this or whether he obtained this info straight from Nintendo but if he correct, […]

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Hardware Japan

Vita Sells Like Hotcakes, No Surprise

Famitsu is reporting some impressive sales figures for the PS Vita today. Officially, the PS Vita sold 321,407 units in its first week and don’t forget that even though they call the figures for one week, that’s actually only two days from December 17 & 18 so not a bad effort from Sony. As a point […]