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Yo-kai Watch 2 And Pokémon Made Up Nearly Half Of Japan’s Holiday Sales

By Ishaan . January 19, 2015 . 12:00pm

During the end-of-year holiday period in Japan, videogame software sales amounted to 10.854 million units. 45% of that came from Yo-kai Watch 2 and Pokémon.

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This Week In Sales: Christmas Week

By Ishaan . January 7, 2015 . 10:29am

The highest-selling game of the week was, of course, Yo-kai Watch 2: Headliner, which is now at 2 million copies sold at retail.

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This Week In Sales: Final Fantasy Explorers Explores Japan

By Ishaan . December 24, 2014 . 9:34am

Last week, Square Enix released Final Fantasy Explorers in Japan and the game sold 161,197 copies in its first week.

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Level 5 Are Trying To Keep Yo-kai Watch 2: Headliner In Stock This Holiday

By Ishaan . December 23, 2014 . 10:30am

Japanese sales tracker Media Create reports that Headliner sold through 84.77% of its shipment.

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This Week In Sales: Yo-kai Watch 2 Invades Japan (Again)

By Ishaan . December 17, 2014 . 12:29pm

Yo-kai Watch 2: Headliner, the third version of Yo-kai Watch 2, was released in Japan last week and sold 1.24 million copies in its first week. Meanwhile, Level 5 said in a press release that between all three versions Yo-kai Watch 2 has shipped 5 million units.

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Yo-kai Watch 2: Headliner Is A Star Seller, Sales Estimated To Be Over 1 Million Units

By Spencer . December 16, 2014 . 1:10am

Yo-kai Watch 2: Headliner, the third version of Yo-kai Watch 2, sold faster than the first two games. Famitsu reports estimated sales for Yo-kai Watch 2: Headliner are 1,211,918 units in Japan

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Yo-kai Watch 2: Headliner Has Over 1 Million Pre-Orders

By Spencer . December 10, 2014 . 1:40am

Yo-kai Watch fever keeps spreading in Japan. Yo-kai Watch 2: Headliner is the third version of Yo-kai Watch 2 and it’s selling way more than brand new games.

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This Week In Sales: The LEGO Movie Videogame

By Ishaan . November 12, 2014 . 10:29am

The only new release in Japan last week was The LEGO Movie Videogame.

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Yo-kai Watch 2 Is Boosting Bandai Namco’s Revenue, Too

By Ishaan . November 10, 2014 . 3:29pm

In a recent financial report, Bandai Namco said that they have increased their full year revenue forecast to 520,000 million yen.

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Transferring Data To Yo-kai Watch 2: Headliner Gets Players A Couple Of S-Class Cats

By Sato . November 9, 2014 . 12:31pm

By transferring data from Yo-kai Watch 2: Head or Founder to the upcoming third version of Headliner, players will get the new and improved S-rank versions of Jibanyan and Komasan.

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Yo-kai Watch 2 Ships Over Three Million Units In Japan

By Spencer . November 7, 2014 . 12:10am

Level-5’s Yo-kai Watch is one of the biggest hits in Japan. Over three million units of Yo-kai Watch 2 have shipped since the title launched on July 10 in Japan.

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The Yo-kai Watch Movie Isn’t Out Yet And It’s Already Breaking Records

By Sato . November 3, 2014 . 3:15am

The Yo-kai Watch craze carried over through the series’ second installment, and the upcoming film already broke ticket pre-sale records.

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Yo-kai Watch 2: Headliner Pre-Orders Start Out Strong

By Ishaan . October 28, 2014 . 3:57pm

Japanese sales tracker Media Create says that Yo-kai Watch 2: Headliner began accepting pre-orders two weeks ago, and saw pre-orders of 231,000 copies.

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A Look At Some Of Yo-kai Watch 2’s Third Version’s Exclusive Monsters

By Sato . October 15, 2014 . 12:50am

Yo-kai Watch 2: Headliner will feature a special Orochi Kyubi among various other special yokai monsters that can join your party.

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Yo-kai Watch 2 Gets A Third Version This December

By Sato . October 10, 2014 . 9:58am

The title of the third version is Yo-kai Watch 2: Headliner, or shinuchi, which means “star performer”.