Posts Tagged ‘famitsu’


Report: PS4 shifts 322 083 units in Japan during opening weekend

Report: PS4 shifts 322 083 units in Japan during opening weekend
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Feb 25, 2014 / 0 comment(s)

It’s no secret that the PlayStation 4 is selling like hot cakes in most parts of the world, with over…


Famitsu Japanese Hardware Sales for week ending January 5th: PS Vita on the rise

Famitsu Japanese Hardware Sales for week ending January 5th: PS Vita on the rise
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Jan 9, 2014 / 1 comment(s)

The two models of 3DS may have dominated the latest Japanese hardware chart but the big winners were the PS…


Famitsu Japanese Software Sales for week ending December 29th: Nintendo games dominate

Famitsu Japanese Software Sales for week ending December 29th: Nintendo games dominate
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Jan 6, 2014 / 1 comment(s)

The latest Famitsu software chart effectively demonstrates how popular Nintendo games are in Japan at this time of year. The…


Famitsu Japanese Hardware Sales for week ending December 29th: Wii U takes second spot

Famitsu Japanese Hardware Sales for week ending December 29th: Wii U takes second spot
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Jan 6, 2014 / 1 comment(s)

The final week of 2013 saw both models of the 3DS selling a combined total of 208 893 units compared…


Famitsu teasing “surprising” Metal Gear Solid announcement for December 20th

Famitsu teasing “surprising” Metal Gear Solid announcement for December 20th
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Dec 13, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

Metal Gear fans have been given plenty to think about after a mysterious new trailer for a game called The…


3DS XL sells 193k during first two days in Japan, New Super Mario Bros. 2 sales top 430k

3DS XL sells 193k during first two days in Japan, New Super Mario Bros. 2 sales top 430k
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Jul 31, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

It’s official – the 3DS XL is a huge success in Japan! The latest sales figures from Famitsu reveal that…


Final Fantasy III PSP to include English text option

Final Fantasy III PSP to include English text option
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Jul 18, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

The latest issue of Japanese publication Famitsu has some great news for Final Fantasy III fans. Square Enix has included…


Famitsu lists its readers’ favourite characters

Famitsu lists its readers’ favourite characters
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Feb 11, 2010 / 0 comment(s)

Earlier this year, Japanese videogame magazine Famitsu asked its readers to vote on their favourite game characters of all time,…