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Japan gets the Xbox One starting September 4


10:00 PM on 04.22.2014
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Microsoft has finally revealed that the Xbox One will be launching in Japan on September 4. No pricing has been announced yet though. A list of all the games and companies that will be backing Microsoft's latest console was also shared at least.

It's pretty surprising that Japan will be getting the new console so late in the year. The PlayStation 4 will have a giant foothold in Japan long before September comes around. Then again, the Xbox brand isn't that strong over in Japan so it wouldn't have helped them to launch last year like they did in other parts of the world in any case.

Here's a list of the 48 game companies working on Xbox One game content for Japan thus far:


  • 2K Games
  • Access Games
  • Acquire
  • Arc System Works
  • Artdink
  • Atlus
  • Bandai Namco Games
  • Bandai Namco Studio
  • Bethesda Softworks
  • BusinessPartner
  • Capcom
  • Cave
  • Codemasters
  • Cute
  • CyberConnect2
  • CyberStep
  • D3 Publisher
  • Electronic Arts
  • Experience
  • From Software
  • G.rev
  • Genki
  • Grounding
  • GungHo Online Entertainment
  • Hamster
  • Integrow
  • Kadokawa Games
  • Klon
  • Konami
  • Land Ho
  • Level-5
  • Mages
  • Marvelous AQL
  • Moss
  • Nippon Ichi Software
  • Sega
  • Silicion Studio
  • SNK Playmore
  • Spike Chunsoft
  • Square Enix
  • Take-Two Interactive
  • Tango Gameworks
  • Tecmo Koei
  • Triangle Service
  • Ubisoft
  • Warner Entertainment Japan
  • Yuke’s
  • Zoo

And here's a list of all the games planned for Japanese release:

  • Titanfall
  • Dragon Age: Inquistion
  • Need for Speed Rivals
  • Battlefield 4
  • Plants Vs Zombies: Garden Warfare
  • Strider Hiryu
  • Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes
  • Kingdom Hearts III
  • Call of Duty: Ghosts
  • Thief
  • Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition
  • Final Fantasy XV
  • Madado Soul
  • Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
  • Wolfenstein: The New Order
  • Psycho Break (The Evil Within)
  • Dead Rising 3
  • Kinect Sports Rivals
  • Killer Instinct
  • Quantum Break
  • Crimson Dragon
  • Sunset Overdrive
  • Zoo Tycoon
  • D4: Dark Dreams Do Not Die
  • Powerstar Golf
  • Project Spark
  • Halo on Xbox One
  • Halo: Spartan Assault 
  • Below
  • Forza Motorsport 5
  • Minecraft: Xbox One Edition
  • Max: The Curse of Brotherhood
  • Ryse: Son of Rome
  • LocoCycle
  • Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag
  • Watch Dogs
  • The Crew
  • Wonder Flick
  • Dying Light
  • Batman: Arkham Night





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