Entries in 'famitsu' (28)

Japanese hardware market up 179.1% as PS4 arrives

Japanese hardware market up 179.1% as PS4 arrives

The games console hardware market enjoyed a sharp year-on-year increase in Japan thanks to the launch of PS4, Famitsu has revealed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 5th 2014 at 12:08PM in News
'PS4 defied expectations in Japan'

'PS4 defied expectations in Japan'

PS4 launched in Japan, but just how big was it? Marketing and consulting chief Ricky Tanimoto of video game giant Famitsu and Enterbrain explains all to MCV.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Mar 3rd 2014 at 10:49AM in News
Grand Theft Auto V becomes second Western game to grab 40/40 from Famitsu

Grand Theft Auto V becomes second Western game to grab 40/40 from Famitsu

Esteemed Japanese weekly games magazine Famitsu has awarded Rockstar’s Grand Theft Auto V an esteemed 40/40 review rating.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 3rd 2013 at 3:31PM in News