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The SNES Classic sold better than the NES Classic in Japan

Over in Japan, the SNES Classic (Super Famicom Classic) is doing quite well for itself, having sold 368,000 units in its first four days of release -- yes, that's quite a lot of dough for a system that houses decades old games. For comparis...

 
 
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NIS America says it will fix Ys VIII's localization

Responding to outcry over the disappointing Western localization of Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana, NIS America has acknowledged that the work is substandard and promised a solution. The publisher intends to release a patch on PlayStation 4 an...

 
 
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God Eater 3 officially announced

The only experience I have with the God Eater series, other than admiring its character design, is that short lived anime series but the first two games have a ton of fans. Good thing too, as Bandai Namco announced a God Eater 3 was in the...

 
 
 
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Japan gets a VR update for Senran Kagura: Peach Beach Splash

In Japan, Marvelous' cheesecake arena-shooter Senran Kagura: Peach Beach Splash will be receiving an update to allow for VR compatibility. Mana from heaven for some, no doubt.The VR support will work in conjunction with the game's "Locker R...

 
 
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A new Professor Layton show is in the works

The Professor Layton series is pretty god damned awesome and has always contained an anime style for it's animation. It was one of the first DS games to have full motion video that didn't look like absolute garbage and even resembled Studio...

 
 
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Trio of Ultramen invade City Shrouded in Shadow

This week's edition of Famitsu magazine reveals three more incarnates of Ultramen will join the superstar monster cast of City Shrouded in Shadow. They are Ultraman Belial, Ultraman Zero, and Ultraman Taro. We're still hoping for an English...

 
 
 
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Boy, Enix sure did make some weird games

Japan and weird games isn't particular news to anyone, but the other day I was perusing the list of games published and/or developed by Enix before they merged with Square and found a lot of them to be quite odd. Some games like Mischief Ma...

 
 
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Even Nioh is coming to PC

The PC bandwagon grows ever larger. More and more Japanese role-playing games, typically exclusive to PlayStation consoles, are getting Steam releases. This time is Koei Tecmo's Nioh, whose complete edition will launch on Steam November 7, ...

 
 
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Japan gets updated model of Sony's PSVR headset this month

Sony Interactive Entertainment Japan have announced that they will be releasing a tweaked version of the Playstation's VR headset on October 14.The slightly-redesigned unit, model no. CUH-ZVR 2, features a new processor that will support HD...

 
 
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J-List Snackbox DX: October 2017 - Japanator Unboxing

The recent rise in popularity of all these snack boxes by mail have given people alternatives in their snack game and with plenty of different services out there, there's something for everyone. For people like me who are into things from ...

 
 
 
 
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I'm excited to watch Hidden Agenda

At E3 2017, Until Dawn developer Supermassive Games seemingly simultaneously announced Bravo Team, Inpatient, and Hidden Agenda. We didn't cover Hidden Agenda much, so to catch you up it's a story driven game with choices and quick-ti...

 
 
 
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You too can wear Persona's Ann and Futuba's slick jackets

Japanese cosplay company Cospa are bringing the rain-deflectors of two of Persona 5's badass babes to life, so you too can wear the super-cool jackets adorned by uber-hacker Futaba Sakura and high-school sweetheart Ann Takamaki.The coats ar...

 
 
 
 
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Marvel vs. Capcom Infinite bombs as Pokken DX tops Japan

Marvel vs. Capcom 3 first launched on February 17, 2011 in Japan and was met with 80,966 sales combined between the PlayStation 3 (67,187) and Xbox 360 (13,799) versions. Infinite did not fare so well. Only the PS4 version made th...

 
 
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Review: Blue Reflection

If you've ever dreamt of being a Japanese school girl, or wanted a modern Sailor Moon role-playing game, Blue Reflection is about as close as you are going to get. You play first-year Hinako Shirai as she attends Hoshinomiya High ...

 
 




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