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This Week In Sales: The Ultimate Smash Bros. Debut

By Sato . December 12, 2018 . 2:00pm

Last week in Japan, we had one for the ages with the highly-anticipated release of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate on the Nintendo Switch. Just Cause 4 and Capcom Beat ‘Em Up Bundle also released.

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This Week In Sales: A Disaster In The Making Finally Unleashed

By Sato . November 28, 2018 . 2:00pm

Last week in Japan there was a number of new releases including Disaster Report 4 Plus, Battlefield V, Shenmue I & II, Neko Tomo, and Nari Kids Park HUGtto! PreCure to hit the top-20 in weekly sales.

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This Week In Sales: Hey! Ho! Let’s Go!

By Sato . November 23, 2018 . 11:00am

Last week in Japan, fans formed in straight lines and were revved up and ready to go with the release of Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! & Let’s Go, Eevee!.

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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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Taiko No Tatsujin: Drum ‘n’ Fun Handles Unlocking Well

By Jenni . November 13, 2018 . 12:00pm

Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum ‘n’ Fun may require people to do a little unlocking, but it handled earning extra characters and music rather well.

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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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Taiko No Tatsujin: Drum ‘n’ Fun Track List Is Like An Introduction To Japanese Pop Culture

By Jenni . November 8, 2018 . 12:00pm

People picking up Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum ‘n’ Fun might appreciate its track list remaining the same in every region, as it may give people a chance to be exposed to songs from new artists, series, or games they might enjoy.

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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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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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European Taiko no Tatsujin Demos Now Available For Nintendo Switch And PlayStation 4

By Jenni . October 12, 2018 . 7:00am

People with European PlayStation Store and Nintendo eShop accounts can now download a Taiko no Tatsujin demo for Drum Session or Drum ‘n’ Fun.

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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.