Finally back up to date with Gaming Life in Japan! Let's see what gamers have been playing in Japan and if there have been any changes to hardware sales. First of all, the highest selling game for the past week was Atlus' new entry, Persona 4 Arena Ultimax, for the PS3 while second was also a new entry for Koei Tecmo with Toukiden Kiwami on the PS...
Late again but here's last week's sales figures straight from Japan! The top spot was taken once again by Yokai Watch 2: Ganso / Honke for the Nintendo 3DS while a new entry for the PS4 takes second place. That game is The Last Of Us, the remastered version. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jk3kkMiuYVc The PS Vita enjoys a new game in third spot with Bullet Girls. Diablo III: Reaper of Souls...
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Aug
After a week or so on hiatus, Gaming Life in Japan is back! Topping the software charts this week was Level 5's entry for the Nintendo 3DS, Yokai Watch 2: Ganso / Honke with nearly 121k units sold. That brings up the grand total to 2,093,992 units sold, a very tidy figure. Second on the charts Bandai Namco's new entry on the 3DS, Dragon Ball Heroes: Ultimate Mission...
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Jul
Here we go again...let's see what's selling overseas with Gaming Life in Japan! Yokai Watch 2: Ganso / Honke has climbed back up the charts and reclaimed the top spot on the software chart. http://youtu.be/jDNxhY2OhLE A new entry for the PS Vita from SCEJ, Oreshika: Tainted Bloodlines, takes second spot while Atelier Shallie: Alchemists of the Dusk Sea from Gust for the PS3 takes third. That's also...
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Jul
Time for another look at Japanese gaming with Gaming Life in Japan! Just for a change, there weren't too many new releases the past week when compared to the previous week. But it's enough to see Freedom Wars on the PS Vita hold onto the coveted number one spot. http://youtu.be/iY8_GoIm2cg Yokai Watch for the 3DS took out second position while Taiko Drum Master: Don and Katsu’s...
Time for another Gaming Life in Japan! This past week saw a highly anticipated game race up the charts and claim the top spot. That game was Freedom Wars for the PS Vita with 188,888 units sold. http://youtu.be/iY8_GoIm2cg Second on the charts was another new entry but this time for the PS4 and coming from Ubisoft, Watch Dogs. Selling an impressive 63,595 units on debut, this was...
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Jun
That awesome time has rolled around once again...Gaming Life in Japan! Let's jump right into it. Checking the software charts, we see that crowd favourite Mario Kart 8 has drifted once again to the top snaring the number one position. Second on the podium is Yokai Watch for the 3DS while Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth takes out the third spot securing the Nintendo trifecta....
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Jun
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 Kart 8 on the Wii U, slips to the second...
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Jun
Time for Gaming Life in Japan, let's see what's been occupying the minds of Japanese gamers. Looking at the software chart we can see that everyone's favourite kart game has raced all the way up the charts with Mario Kart for the Wii U selling over 325K units in its first week, no real surprise there. Another new entry from Bandai Namco takes second place...
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May
Last week saw a new entry, The Idolmaster: One For All, from Bandai Namco for the PS3 takes out the top spot for software sales. While another new entry, this time for the PS Vita, took the second position which was Genkai Tokki: Moero Chronicle. Last week's previous number one, Yokai Watch for the 3DS, contends with third position on the charts with 30,305 units sold. The next two spots...