Post 785647

Weekly Famitsu Sales: Nintendo Switch Continues To Dominate The Charts

By Sato . June 6, 2019 . 2:00pm

Last week in Japan, it was another quiet week in video game software and hardware sales. Famitsu’s weekly sales chart shows that for the second week in a row a game has failed to reach the 10,000 mark.

Post 782298

Weekly Famitsu Sales: Nintendo Switch Passes PlayStation 4 In Japan

By Sato . May 16, 2019 . 2:00pm

After a small break for Golden Week earlier this month, Famitsu is back with two weeks of video game sales from April 29 to May 12, during which the Switch surpassed the PS4 in total unit sales in Japan.

Post 780766

Microsoft Has Made Minecraft Classic Available Via Your Internet Browser

By Alistair . May 8, 2019 . 3:00pm

Microsoft has made classic Minecraft available to play for free via your internet browser, as part of the upcoming celebration for the game’s 10th anniversary.

Post 780351

Minecraft Seems To Be Getting Some Sort Of AR Game

By Alistair . May 7, 2019 . 8:42am

Yesterday, Microsoft revealed a teaser trailer that seems to hint at some sort of Minecraft-based AR game. The reveal will take place on May 17, 2019.

Post 780127

Kids In Japan Vote Smash Bros., Mario, Splatoon, More In CoroCoro’s Best Game Series Poll

By Sato . May 6, 2019 . 8:00am

CoroCoro celebrates its 42nd anniversary on May 15, 2019 and the magazine conducted a special survey for kids to vote for their favorite video game series including Smash Bros., Splatoon, Pokémon, and more.

Post 777709

Minecraft Group Team-Kyo Recreate Hyrule Castle Before The Fall From Zelda: Breath Of The Wild

By Alistair . April 22, 2019 . 5:00pm

Nintendo shared a new video of Hyrule Castle from The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild as imagined before the fall of Hyrule, recreated in Minecraft by Team-Kyo.

Post 777276

Weekly Famitsu Sales: Earth Defense Force: Iron Rain Takes Over

By Sato . April 19, 2019 . 3:00pm

Last week in Japan, it was raining iron and an assortment of alien parts with the release of Earth Defense Force: Iron Rain, Nintendo Labo Toy-Con 04: VR Kit, and Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster for Switch.

Post 775475

Weekly Famitsu Sales: Super Dragon Ball Heroes: World Mission’s Debut Is Over 70,000

By Sato . April 10, 2019 . 3:00pm

Last week in Japan, we saw the debut of the Nintendo Switch game Super Dragon Ball Heroes: World Mission as the key release, along with strong follow-up sales from Yoshi’s Crafted World and Sekiro.

Post 774432

Minecraft Continues To Build On Its Record With 30 Million Copies Sold For PC

By Sato . April 5, 2019 . 5:15am

The massively popular sandbox game Minecraft first released for PC back in November 2011 and it continues to grow, as Mojang announced that the world’s best-selling PC game has reached 30 million in sales.

Post 772700

This Week In Sales Finale: Shadows Only Live Twice, Sales Are Forever

By Sato . March 27, 2019 . 3:00pm

Last week in Japan was a bit of a bittersweet week, as it saw the release of big titles like Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, Super Robot Wars T, and Atelier Lulua, but it was also the final week of the sales column

Post 771645

This Week In Sales: A One-2 Open-World Punch

By Sato . March 20, 2019 . 3:00pm

Last week in Japan, we saw big debuts including a couple open-world games in The Division 2 and One Piece: World Seeker, LoveR, 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim Music and Arts Clips, and Samurai Warriors 4 DX.

Post 770533

This Week In Sales: The Demon Hunting Boys Are Back In Town

By Sato . March 13, 2019 . 2:00pm

Last week in Japan, it was Devil May Cry 5 week with the release of the anticipated action game by Capcom. Otherwise it was a pretty quiet week with the only other new entry being Kirby’s Extra Epic Yarn.

Post 769883

This Week In Sales: Dead or Alive Or Left Alive

By Sato . March 10, 2019 . 9:00am

Last week in Japan, we saw a number of notable releases with Dead or Alive 6, Left Alive, Zoids Wild: King of Blast, and Darius Cozmic Collection.

Post 765696

This Week In Sales: An Anthem Debut And Glory To Mankind With A Game of the YoRHa Edition

By Sato . February 27, 2019 . 2:00pm

Last week in Japan, there were several key releases with the online multiplayer action RPG Anthem, NieR: Automata Game of the YoRHa Edition, Girls und Panzer: Dream Tank Match DX, and Ace Attorney Trilogy.

Post 765494

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate And Kingdom Hearts III Tops January’s Digital Sales In Japan

By Sato . February 27, 2019 . 12:00am

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate was December’s best-selling title in many parts around the world so it comes as no surprise that it was top in Japanese digital sales for January 2019 with Kingdom Hearts III.