12
Sep
Now this one has me excited...a Limited Edition release of Superdimension Neptune VS Sega Hard Girls for the PS Vita. Look at all the awesomeness that comes with it. Artbook, PS Vita skin, Iffy's Chunni pillowcase, Superdimension Neptune VS Sega Hard Girls Official Soundtrack, Superdimension Neptune VS Sega Hard Girls Official Art Book, reversible cover sleeve and a Collector's box with slipcover. Pretty awesome, right? And if you...
Ahh yes, my favourite time of the year is nearly here, Tokyo Game Show 2016 time! All the big names and indie developers will have a chance to show off what they've been working on and what we'll be playing in the near future. Sony have burst out of the starting gate by showing an impressive roster of games for the event, here's what lucky...
I'll keep saying this because it's true but Japan really does get the most awesome bundle deals for console and/or game releases. Case in point is this new PS4 bundle being released for the upcoming launch of the latest entry into the hugely popular Persona series, Persona 5 and the launch of the recently announced PS4 Slim. First of all, the price of the Persona...
It's finally time for Sony to unveil what goodness they're going to be showing at Tokyo Game Show in a couple of week's time. PlayStation 4 Arslan: The Warriors of Legend (Koei Tecmo) Call of Duty: Black Ops III (SCE) Destiny: The Taken King (SCE) Exist Archive: The Other Side of the Sky (Spike Chunsoft) God Eater Resurrection (Bandai Namco) Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm...
One of the biggest booths at each Tokyo Game Show is undoubtedly Playstation. Whether it's launching the PS Vita, showing off the Slim PS Vita or launching the PS4, their stand is always a showcase of their gaming prowess. So far however, they haven't released their official site for TGS. All we have is another teaser site, following in the steps of Sega, and not...
30
Aug
Sony will be holding a "Hatsune Miku 'Magical Mirai 2015" event in Japan from September 4 through to 6 and one of the items to be displayed is the Project Morpheus reality headset. Even better though is that Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia have revealed that they'll be running the Sega feat. Hatsune Miku Project: VR Tech Demo for the headset. The demo itself will consist of...
10
Mar
Fans of Metal Gear Solid will have heard by now that the fifth installment, The Phantom Pain, has been given a release date of September 1st. Thanks to a clever partnership between Sony and Konami, one of the smexiest Playstation 4 units ever seen has just been announced. Sporting a stunning colour palette of gold, burgundy, and of course black, the design is said to...
26
Feb
Here's another cool promo from Japan for the launch of the latest Dragon Quest game, Dragon Quest Heroes. In a joint collaboration between Square Enix and Sony, an entire wall at the Marunouchi Line at Shinjuku train station, has been covered in 100,000 bubble wrap Slimes from the game.   The wall is in the Tokyo Metro part of the station and commuters are actively encouraged to...
25
Feb
Time for another round of gaming life in Japan! Let's see what's been selling on the charts the past week. Software chart [3DS] The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D (Nintendo, 02/14/15) – 230,065 (New) [PS3] Samurai Warriors 4-II (Koei Tecmo, 02/11/15) – 44,574 (New) [3DS] The Seven Deadly Sins: Unjust Sin (Bandai Namco, 02/11/15) – 33,270 (New) [3DS] Yokai Watch 2: Shinuchi (Level-5, 12/14/14)...
15
Feb
After what has to be an eternity, one of the most popular segments on japandaman.com is back...it's time for Gaming Life in Japan! Time to  take a look at what's been the biggest sellers in both software and hardware for the past week. Software Chart   [PS3] Dragon Ball Xenoverse (Bandai Namco, 01/29/15) – 44,221 (New) [PS4] Dragon Ball Xenoverse (Bandai Namco, 01/29/15) – 34,690...