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Gaming Life In Japan ~ 2/6/14 – 8/6/14

Time to dive right into the gaming habits of the Japanese public and checking out what’s been selling over in the Land of the Rising Sun! Looking at software, the number one game for the past week was a new entry for the 3DS, Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth, while last week’s number one, Mario […]

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Sony Says Goodbye To The PSP

The PSP has been a huge success for Sony in Japan since launching back in 2004 but the end has finally come. Sony has announced that come June, they’ll stop the shipping line for the Playstation Portable. There is a promotion to entice PSP owners to the Vita with a trade-in going on. ¥3000 will […]

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Gaming Life In Japan ~ 19/5/14 – 25/5/14

Time for our peek into the gaming lifestyle of Japan and see what’s been selling across the otaku gaming market. Beating everything for the week and taking the top game honours was Pro Evolution Soccer 2014: Aoki Samurai no Chousen from Konami for the PS3 with 35,656 units sold. Another new entry takes the second spot for […]

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Gaming Life In Japan ~ 21/4/14 – 27/4/14

These charts are one week behind so we’ll jump straight into Gaming Life in Japan this week. Taking out the coveted top spot for software sales last week was a PS Vita new entry, Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment, from Bandai Namco with over 145K units sold. Second was a new entry for the 3DS from Square […]

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Gaming Life In Japan ~ 14/4/14 – 20/4/14

Jumping straight into Gaming Life in Japan, we see that Nintendo has once again taken the top spot on the software chart with Yokai Watch for the 3DS selling the most during the week. 3rd Super Robot Wars Z: Jigoku Hen for the PS3 takes 2nd spot while a new entry for the PS4 takes 3rd […]

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PS Vita Has Clannad in Sights

Another popular series is bound for the PS Vita in Japan, that series being Clannad. 2014 marks the 10th anniversary of the Clannad visual novel released by Key on the PC and to celebrate, they’re now porting it to the PS Vita. If you still own the PSP version, you can grab it at the […]

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New Toukiden Game For PS Vita & PSP

Famitsu magazine is running an article announcing an updated release of the hunting game, Toukiden. Its been reported that Tecmo Koei have filed a trademark for a game carrying the name, Toukiden Kyoku, which translates as Toukiden Extreme. One of the features coming to the new release is an updated roster of demon to tackle. Koyomi […]

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Gaming Life In Japan ~ 16/12/13 – 22/12/13

It’s Christmas time in Japan so let’s take a look at what’s been grabbing the wallets of Japanese gamers in Otaku land. Looking at software, we can see that last week’s top seller, Puzzle & Dragons Z for the 3DS, is still in the top spot shifting an impressive 256,373 units this week. Pokemon X/Y is still […]

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Gaming Life In Japan ~ 9/12/13 – 15/12/13

Before Christmas day it’s time for Gaming Life in Japan! Time to see how software and hardware sales are going in the land of Otaku’s and also to check what’s setting the charts on fire. The software chart sees a new entry for the Nintendo 3DS take the top spot with Puzzle & Dragons Z shifting […]

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Gaming Life In Japan ~ 2/12/13 – 8/12/13

Very late this week but back again, it’s Gaming Life in Japan. Time is short so let’s just jump straight into it! Taking the top spot for software sales this week is a new entry with sales of well over 200k, Gran Turismo 6 for the PS3. And showing that the Wii still has life […]