Entries in 'Japan' (169)
The latest entry in Square Enix’s Dragon Quest series – Monsters: Joker 3 – was this week’s best-performing game in Japan, according to data provided by Famitsu.
Ubisoft’s record-breaking shooter can’t be stopped.
The Japanese arm of Amazon has begun allowing international customers to buy video games.
The latest game in Atlus’ Shin Megami Tensei series of RPGs has gone straight to the top spot in Japan, according to data from Famitsu.
Sony’s strategic joining of its Sony Computer Entertainment and Sony Network Entertainment divisions represents a seismic shift in the gaming landscape.
Atlus’ remaster of 2008 JRPG Odin Sphere has shot to the Japanese top spot according to data from Famitsu.
The latest entry in Capcom’s Monster Hunter series is manages to hold on to the top spot in Japan, according to data from Famitsu.
The best-selling game of 2015 in Japan is also its first No.1 of this year.
Things continue to look exceptionally bleak for the Japanese console games market, according to data from Famitsu.
The end for the PSP is nigh.
Name a hit games franchise from the 1980s or ‘90s and it’s bound to be a Japanese creation: Mario, Final Fantasy, Zelda, Pokémon, Pac-Man.
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.
Sega’s cult hit RPG Valkyria Chronicles is getting a brand new instalment on PS4 – as well as a remake of the first game in the series.
A kids game for handhelds that involves capturing fantastical creatures, then battling them against rival monsters. Stop us if you’ve heard this one before.
Nintendo has revealed Star Fox Zero will launch on Wii U this April.
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.
Japanese smash hit 3DS game Yo-Kai Watch will take the UK by storm, predicts Viz Media Europe.
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.
Among the news to emerge from Sony’s pre-TGS press briefing yesterday was confirmation of three new games heading to PlayStation.
Super Mario Maker has made quite the impression during its first week on sale in Japan.
Sony has cut ¥5,000 (£30) off the price of the PS4 in Japan.