Japans Most Wanted Games

The weekly “most wanted games” from Japan has hit, so be sure to check out the full rundown below. The remake for FFVII takes top honors followed by Super Mario Odyssey. Check out the rest below:

[PS4] Final Fantasy VII Remake – 1,012 votes
[NSW] Super Mario Odyssey – 697 votes
[PS4] Monster Hunter World – 666 votes
[PS4] Kingdom Hearts III – 572 votes
[3DS] Pokemon Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon – 490 votes
[PS4] The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III – 411 votes
[PS4] City Shrouded in Shadow – 355 votes
[NSW] Fire Emblem Warriors – 321 votes
[3DS] Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey Redux – 301 votes
[3DS] Metroid: Samus Returns – 299 votes
[PSV] Romancing SaGa 3 – 298 votes
[PS4] Dynasty Warriors 9 – 292 votes
[PS4] Gran Turismo Sport – 289 votes
[NSW] Xenoblade Chronicles 2 – 273 votes
[3DS] Fire Emblem Warriors – 201 votes

NEW DUALSHOCK 4 COLORS ANNOUNCED

Sony has announced all new Dualshock 4 controllers for PS4 owners. The colors, which can be see above, range from red to blue and everything in between. There will be 5 new colors in total and 3 of those will be see through. Check it out above and let us know if you plan on picking up a new Dualshock 4 controller.

Enjoy.

Latest Japanese Hardware Sales

Here are the latest Japanese hardware sales from last week. It seems like the Nintendo Switch was widely available as the console shifted nearly 70k in units.

Check out the full rundown below:

NSW | 69.654
3DS | 25.210
PS4 | 24.658
PSV | 4.080
WIU | 117
PS3 | 83
XB1 | 63

I feel bad for the XB1….

NI NO KUNI II: REVENANT KINGDOM – GAMESCOM TRAILER

An all new trailer for Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom has arrived and it comes straight from Gamescom. The title was delayed until January 2018 but that still doesn’t make me want this game any less! I have been blown away but the art direction and I plan on picking this one up on day 1 when it releases!!

Check out the new trailer for Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom and let us know what you all think.

Ni no Kuni II: REVENANT KINGDOM launches on the PlayStation 4 and PC via STEAM on January 19, 2018

Japanese Hardware Sales

The latest Japanese hardware sales are in and the Switch took the top spot. Looks like that “Splatoon 2 effect” is strong with Nintendo and they seem to be really trying to ship as many units as possible to capitalize on the hype.

Check out the full breakdown below:

Switch – 87.798
3DS – 45.730
PS4 – 42.462
PS Vita – 4.651
Wii U – 132
PS3 – 95
Xbone – 75

Japanese Hardware Sales

Here are the latest Japanese hardware sales. The following list is from last week and has the Nintendo Switch taking top honors. Check out the full list below:

Switch – 61.933
3DS – 60.889
PS4 – 52.939
PS Vita – 4.773
Wii U – 158
PS3 – 96
Xbone – 90

Wii U outselling XBOX One…

HOB – RELEASE DATE ANNOUNCEMENT TRAILER

Hob, the third title by Runic Games, launches September 26. Gamers can Pre-order now to save 10% off and get our new dynamic theme! Hob is a puzzle-platforming adventure game set in the ruins of a missing civilization. Restore the world and uncover the secrets of thousands of years – if you survive. It’s your chance. Make it home.

Looks pretty nifty to me. Here’s hoping I can get a hold of Runic Games for a review copy.

PS PLUS – AUGUST GAMES REVEALED

Sony has announced what games will become available next month for PS Plus members. The August lineup for PS Plus looks mighty enticing and I will be in for a number of these games. Here is the full lineup below:

Just Cause 3, PS4
Assassin’s Creed: Freedom Cry, PS4
Super Motherload, PS3
Snakeball, PS3
Downwell, PS Vita (crossbuy with PS4)
Level 22, PS Vita

Nintendo Switch Sells BIG in Japan

The latest Japanese Hardware Sales (followed by last week’s sales) are in and the Nintendo Switch has shifted almost 100K units! This is MASSIVE numbers for the big N and with the release of Splatoon 2 (which also sold a ridiculous amount), things are sure looking good for Nintendo.

Check out the full rundown below:

Switch – 98,999 (31,906)
PlayStation 4 – 23,841 (28,569)
New 2DS LL – 17,717 (43,315)
New 3DS LL – 13,108 (12,101)
PlayStation 4 Pro – 7,037 (7,649)
PlayStation Vita – 4,545 (4,655)
2DS – 2,300 (1,901)
New 3DS – 1,020 (1,242)
Wii U – 176 (146)
PlayStation 3 – 142 (129)
Xbox One – 77 (200)

Huge props to Nintendo. 99k is a HUGE number…. Also- I feel bad for XBOX One….Just sayin’

Here is Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom New Release Date

One of my most anticipated games headed to the PS4 has just been delayed. Bandai Namco just announced that the upcoming JRPG by Level-5 Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom has been delayed into next year. Here is the official statement from Hino-San himself:

Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom will now release on January 19th. I cannot wait for this game and if I have to wait a little bit longer, so be it. No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom looks stunning and I have high hopes for this one.