Entries in 'famitsu' (68)
The latest Star Wars game has unsurprisingly shot to the top of the Japanese retail rankings in its debut week.
The PS4 SKU of Call of Duty: Black Ops III is still No.1 in Japan.
Blockbuster shooter Call of Duty: Black Ops III has shot to number one in the Japanese retail charts, fighting off a number of home-grown titles.
In a contrast to the UK’s Halo-ruled rankings, Japan’s retail charts were last week dominated by home-grown titles from the territory.
RPG 7th Dragon III Code: VFD has shot to the top of the Japanese software charts in its first week.
Wii U exclusive Super Mario Maker is riding high once again in Japan, as it fought off competition from Uncharted and FIFA to take the chart top spot.
Pro Evolution Soccer 2016’s Japanese launch has highlighted the huge number of gamers still playing on older consoles.
Hideo Kojima’s Metal Gear Solid swansong sold almost half a million copies across PS3 and PS4 in its debut week.
A menagerie of robots, animals, ghosts and squid battled it out at the top of the Japanese games charts last week.
Four new releases in the Japanese software Top Ten last week wasn’t enough to dethrone continued phenomenon and chart success Yokai Watch.
Japanese PlayStation 4 sales shot up this week as Batman: Arkham Knight launched in the country.
The latest video game craze in Japan is yet to run out of steam.
The latest Fire Emblem title for 3DS has remained at the number spot in Japan, with returning Top Ten entry Splatoon seeing resilient sales figures.
Sales of Sony’s Vita handheld shot up in Japan last week as Atlus’ Persona 4: Dancing All Night hit stores.
Numbers from sales monitor Media Create suggest that Xbox One slipped to a saddening new low in Japan earlier this month.
The New 3DS XL is once again No.1 in Japan as a number of new 3DS titles make their debut.
It seems that Nintendo’s latest shooter still has legs (tentacles?) in Japan, as it outdoes a slew of new releases to remain top of the retail charts.
The (re)(re)release of Final Fantasy X/X-2 on PS4 wasn’t enough to stop the Japanese games industry slowing last week.
Square Enix's sequel to 2012's Bravely Default goes straight to No.1 in the Japanese charts, according to market data provided by Famitsu.
If there were ever a week to highlight the disparity between the UK and Japanese games software markets, it would be this one.
This week was a busy period for the Japanese games market, with every single entry in the Top 10 for the region being a new release.
Sony’s consoles have topped the Japanese hardware rankings once again, despite a week full of new titles for Nintendo’s 3DS platform.
The release of the next entry in Bandai Namco’s God Eater franchise has shaken up the Japanese retail charts.
Three new entries in the Japanese software charts push down previous top dogs Yokai Watch 2: Shinuchi, and Pocket Monster Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire.
Over 6m units of a game you’ve never heard of was sold in Japan last year. And now it’s coming to the rest of the world. What is it? Should ...