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This Week In Sales: Ports And Re-Releases

By Ishaan . June 18, 2014 . 12:29pm

The only two releases last week that were somewhat significant were updated ports of older games.

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This Week In Sales: Persona Q Emerges From The Labyrinth

By Ishaan . June 13, 2014 . 1:31pm

Last week, Atlus released Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth in Japan. It sold very well.

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Mario Kart 8 Sells Through 81% Of Shipment In Japan

By Ishaan . June 6, 2014 . 12:30pm

Japanese sales tracker Media Create reports that Mario Kart 8 sold through 80.90% of its initial shipment.

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This Week In Sales: Even Mario Kart 8 Can’t Help Wii U Sales

By Ishaan . June 4, 2014 . 2:16pm

Mario Kart 8 was released in Japan on May 29th for the Wii U, and the game sold 325,892 copies.

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Here’s How Konami’s Patriotic Version Of Pro Evo Soccer 2014 Did

By Ishaan . June 2, 2014 . 4:31pm

Pro Evolution Soccer 2014: Challenge of the Blue Samurai was released in Japan last week. Here’s a closer look at how its launch went.

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This Week In Sales: Infamous: Second Son Drops By For A Visit

By Ishaan . May 28, 2014 . 1:31pm

Last week, Sony released Infamous: Second Son in Japan, and the game debuted at the #2 spot on the software sales chart.

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The Idolm@ster: One For All Sold Out At Launch

By Ishaan . May 26, 2014 . 2:31pm

The Idolm@ster: One for All sold through 92.56% of its shipment, selling out at several retailers.

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This Week In Sales: Another Idolm@ster Makes Its Debut

By Ishaan . May 21, 2014 . 12:30pm

Last week saw the release of Idolm@ster: One for All for PlayStation 3, as hardware sales continued to drop.

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This Week In Sales: Attack on Titan Returns

By Ishaan . May 14, 2014 . 12:31pm

The top-20 software sales chart saw the return of a couple of games that we haven’t seen in a while, including Attack on Titan.

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Japan’s Golden Week Sales Dropped 30% Compared To Last Year

By Ishaan . May 12, 2014 . 5:31pm

This year’s Golden Week holiday saw some very underwhelming hardware and software sales figures in Japan.

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This Week In Sales: Golden Week Fails To Impress Again

By Ishaan . May 8, 2014 . 12:32pm

The game that benefited most from the holiday was Yo-kai Watch, selling 62,777 copies during the week. Everything else… not so great.

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“Recommended Software Campaign” Pulls Nintendo 3DS Sales Up In Japan

By Ishaan . May 5, 2014 . 4:31pm

The monthly recommended software campaign began on April 26th, and its effects were felt in the latest sales figures from Japanese sales tracker Media Create for that week.

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Square Enix Was Prepared For Theatrhythm Fans This Time Around

By Ishaan . May 5, 2014 . 3:00pm

There won’t be any shortages this time around.

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Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment Sold To Junior High Students And Above

By Ishaan . May 5, 2014 . 11:01am

According to retailers, the vast majority of people that purchased Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment were junior high school students and above.

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This Week In Sales: Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment Begins Its Quest

By Ishaan . April 30, 2014 . 12:02pm

Last week saw the release of Bandai Namco’s Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment and Square Enix’s Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call.