Entries in 'Japan' (396)
Sony is launching a limited edition Satin Silver PlayStation 3 Slim in Japan on March 10th.
The Red Wii helped Nintendo hardware sales boom during the Christmas period, despite a year-on-year drop in profit.
Nintendo has revealed that 3DS games aimed at adult or mature markets will have slightly different packaging to other titles in Japan.
The latest numbers from US games tracker NPD have shown that the US video games market declined 5.7 per cent year-on-year in 2010.
Following confirmation earlier this week that eight games will launch alongside the 3DS in Japan on February 26th, Nintendo has now dated a further 16 games that will be out ...
It's new hardware, but possibly not as you expected it. Former platform holder Sega has launched a new range of machines in Japan… that attach to male urinals.
PSP sales rose by more than 400 per cent in Japan this week after Capcom’s Monster Hunter Portable 3rd hit shelves.
The commercial popularity of Capcom’s Monster Hunter series shows no sign of abating with news that the latest release in the series has got off to a tremendous start in ...
Sony’s Gran Turismo 5 has enjoyed a powerful debut in Japan, racing to the top of the weekly software charts and significantly propelling PS3 console sales.
New Super Mario Bros Wii has become the first Wii game to sell 4m copies in Japan.
The growing aspirations of Western games in key Japanese markets have received another shot in the arm with confirmation that Activision’s Call of Duty: Black Ops has claimed the top ...
Having hit Japanese retail last weekend, Microsoft’s Xbox 360 Kinect reportedly sold around 26k units in its first two days on sale.
One of Japan’s most popular game developers has launched an imaginative and damning analysis of his native development nation.
Nintendo’s 25th Anniversary Mario Wii has gone down a storm in Japan during its first week on sale.
The world’s most successful home console still holds a commanding position in Japanese homes, according to a survey conducted by CESA on the last day of this year’s Tokyo Game ...
Platform holder Sony has at last moved to cut the price of the digital-only PSPgo.
Exciting 3DS crossover Professor Layton Vs Ace Attorney is currently only scheduled to be released in the Japanese market, co-developer Capcom has revealed.
Grasshopper Manufacture, the studio owned by cult developer Goichi Suda, has snared two of Japan’s leading developers from fellow studio Marvelous Entertainment.
It’s hard enough for a Western developed game to proper in the stereotypically xenophobic Japanese market – does that means it’s all the more special when a Western developed Western ...
Nintendo has confirmed that it will launch the WiiMote Plus at Japanese retail on November 11th.
Though its official launch date remains unknown for now, German newspaper giant Bild has slipped a supposed launch date for the machine into a wider story about the device.
Nintendo’s cult gaming IP Pokemon continues to endure in Japan with news that the latest release in the series has set a new sales record for the brand.