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This Week In Sales: Luigi’s Mansion On 3DS, Tetris Effect, And Déraciné Have Their Debuts

By Sato . November 14, 2018 . 2:00pm

Last week, Japan saw the release of three titles in Luigi’s Mansion for Nintendo 3DS, Tetris Effect, and FromSoftware’s PS VR game Déraciné. Here’s the latest software and sales data from Media Create.

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This Week In Sales: Black Ops IV And Red Dead Redemption 2 Aim For The Top

By Sato . November 8, 2018 . 2:00pm

Japan had a quiet week in terms of new releases with the only one being Neko Tomo for the Nintendo Switch. Otherwise, we it mostly saw Call of Duty: Black Ops IV and Red Dead Redemption 2 compete for top.

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This Week In Sales: Red Dead Redemption 2 Saddles Up For A Debut In Japan

By Sato . October 31, 2018 . 3:00pm

Last week, Japan along with the rest of the world got Red Dead Redemption 2. In Japan they also finally got Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection, new Beyblade game, and a 2-in-1 Yomawari bundle for Switch.

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Nintendo Switch Getting A Minecraft Bundle In Japan

By Alistair . October 31, 2018 . 9:30am

Nintendo announced today that Japan is getting a Nintendo Switch Minecraft bundle with a digital copy of the game pre-installed, as well as the currently available Fortnite bundle.

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This Week In Sales: A Pair Of Burning Souls

By Sato . October 25, 2018 . 2:00pm

Last week, Japan had some notable releases with SoulCalibur VI, Dark Souls Remastered for Switch, FuRyu’s crying RPG Crystar, and a Switch edition for Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy.

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This Week In Sales: Black Ops 4 Keeps The Series’ Selling Spree Going In Japan

By Sato . October 17, 2018 . 2:00pm

Last week, Japan didn’t have as many new title releases, but it did have quite a big one in Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, which managed to continue the strong sales for the series with record numbers.

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This Week In Sales: Super Mario Parties With Mega Man 11 And Assassin’s Creed Odyssey

By Sato . October 10, 2018 . 2:00pm

Last week, Japan had three major releases with Super Mario Party for Nintendo Switch, Assassin’s Creed Odyssey on PS4, and Mega Man 11 for PS4 and Switch.

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This Week In Sales: Debuts For Trails of Cold Steel IV, Warriors Orochi 4, And TWEWY: Final Remix

By Sato . October 3, 2018 . 2:00pm

Last week, Japan had a big week full of major releases including The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV, Warriors Orochi 4, Utawarerumono: Zan, The World Ends With You: Final Remix, and more.

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This Week In Sales: Steins;Gate Elite, Xenoblade Chronicles 2 – Torna, And Arland Ateliers

By Sato . September 26, 2018 . 2:00pm

Last week, Japan got several key releases with Steins;Gate Elite on PS4, PS Vita, Switch, the Xenoblade Chronicles 2 retail version of Torna ~ The Golden Country, and the Atelier Arland remasters.

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This Week In Sales: Shadow of the Tomb Raider Swings In Next To Spider-Man

By Sato . September 19, 2018 . 9:45am

Last week, Japan, along with the rest of the world, got Crystal Dynamics’ latest Tomb Raider game in Shadow of the Tomb Raider. Nintendo Labo Toy-Con 03 and Black Clover: Quartet Knights also had debuts.

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This Week In Sales: Spidey Sales Are Tingling

By Sato . September 13, 2018 . 8:00am

Last week, Japan had several releases including the anticipated Marvel’s Spider-Man on PlayStation 4, Zone of the Enders: The 2nd Runner – MARS, and SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy.

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Minecraft New Nintendo 2DS XL Model Seems To Be Headed To Europe

By Jenni . August 30, 2018 . 9:00am

Nintendo RU press materials seem to suggest the Minecraft New Nintendo 2DS XL model, which looks like a Creeper, will be heading to Europe.

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This Week In Sales: My Hero One’s Justice Detroit Smashes Its Debut

By Sato . August 29, 2018 . 2:00pm

Last week, Japan saw a couple surprises in a week that had only a couple big releases in Conan Exiles for PS4 and My Hero One’s Justice on PS4 and Switch, plus a side of Killer and Strawberry for the PS Vita.

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This Week In Sales: Obon Holidays Led By Taiko no Tatsujin, Splatoon 2, And Minecraft

By Sato . August 22, 2018 . 3:00pm

Last week Japan went through Obon, which is basically the Japanese Día de Muertos that lasts several days, so there weren’t any new releases in the top-20 which was mostly dominated by Switch games.

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This Week In Sales: Yakuza 3, Okami, And Layton’s Mystery Journey Return As Remasters

By Sato . August 15, 2018 . 3:00pm

Last week, Japan saw several HD remasters with the return of some big titles in Yakuza 3 on PS4, Okami and Layton’s Mystery Journey: Katrielle and the Millionaire’s Conspiracy on Nintendo Switch.