Xenoblade Chronicles on the Wii was an astounding JRPG full of action, amazing scenes, stunning music and heart pounding action. It's all these reasons plus more that make it highly coveted and expensive to pick up these days. So it's with bated breath that many a fan is eagerly anticipating the release of Xenoblade Chronicles X on the Wii U. Recently the artwork for the...
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Sep
And now for a spooky one...here's a trailer and a couple of TV shots from scary ghost game, Fatal Frame: The Raven-Haired Shrine Maiden. The eerie game where you snap ghosts with your spirit camera will be scaring its way onto the Wii U in Japan on September 27. Don't watch alone and at night...fair warning... Trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=djXseay5FFM TV Ad 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vp8vufaYCD0 TV Ad 2 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WcZPUKbGIMQ
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Sep
Hyrule Warriors has already released in Japan but that hasn't stopped Koei Tecmo from releasing news around an update at Tokyo Game Show. They plan to hold a competition during one of the days open to the public, namely Saturday 20th September. That's all they've announced so far with more news in their next Twitter update. The game has already received a hefty update in...
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...