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Media Create Japan Sales 7/14 – 7/20


This weeks Media Create sales charts from Japan show that Japan is indeed still Nintendoland. Hardware Sales: 3DS LL – 31,192 (55,531) PlayStation Vita – 27,352 (38,907) Wii U – 8,209 (8,658) PlayStation 3 – 7,389 (7,763) PlayStation 4 – 6,456 (7,150) 3DS – 6,185 (6,425) PlayStation Vita TV – 2,249 (1,803) PSP – 556 (779) Xbox 360 – 129 ...

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Media Create Japan Sales 7/7 – 7/13


Today we take a look at last weeks sales numbers for both hardware and software for the Japanese market. Hardware Sales 3DS LL – 55,531  (21,914) Vita – 38,907  (18,438) Wii U – 8,658  (9,961) PS3 – 7,763 (7,511) PS4 – 7,150 (7876) 3DS – 6,425 (5,424) Vita TV – 1,803 (2,217) PSP – 779 (1,579) Xbox 360 – 140 (180) ...

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Will a staggered release hurt Nintendo?

Super Smash Brothers 4

That’s the question that immediately game to mind when Nintendo announced that the two versions of their upcoming mega hit, Super Smash Brothers for Wii U and 3DS, would be releasing at separate times.  Could a staggered release of the two versions of the game truly hurt Nintendo and the sales of the latter? Nintendo plans to release the 3DS ...

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Nintendo shutting down Wii & DS Online -Updated-


While the Wii and DS didn’t exactly have what most would call a robust online experience, it did come with a good few games that had online capabilities. Nintendo has announced, on its website today, that it was going to be shutting down the online component of the Nintendo Wii and Nintendo DS game systems, along with many of its ...

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Nintendo Weekly Downloads 02/20/14


Wii U Retail Releases Donkey Kong Tropical Freeze ($49.99) Help Donkey Kong and his friends save their home and banana hoard from marauding Vikings in the Donkey Kong Country™: Tropical Freeze game from Retro Studios. All the challenging ground-pounding, barrel-blasting, side-scrolling mine cart action from the Donkey Kong Country series is back along with a bushel of new game play elements and features.   ...

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Here comes the (Sonic) BOOM!

Sonic Boom

Sonic the Hedgehog fans were definitely given a shocking jolt of energy today when the new game/ TV series was debuted today by SEGA. There have been mutterings around the Internet of a Sonic game coming to Next Gen systems for a while now, so, the debut was no surprise. What wasn’t expected was the fairly dramatic makeover Sonic and ...

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Wii U priced dropped by GameStop


Specialty game retailer GameStop has slashed priced on two of its Wii U bundled by $50. Both the original Deluxe Wii U that comes with Nintendoland and the 8GB Skylanders bundles have been dropped in price to $249.99. While it’s not unusual for these types of sales during the holidays, this should spurn sales for the sluggish next gen console, ...

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New Wii U Bundle Launches November 1′st.


Nintendo is set to release a new bundle for it’s struggling Wii U console. Since launching the Wii U Deluxe Model has been shipped with Nintendo Land, while a very promising title, it’s not exactly a system seller. After dropping the price of the Wii U to $299.99 and releasing a bundle including Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker HD, Nintendo ...

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