EDIT: So apparently this is the same trailer as before, only they just released it again for TGS. Whoops! With Japanese JRPG developer Falcom on the cusp of releasing their latest game here in Japan (Sen no Kiseki), it's time for them...Show More Summary
I adored Final Fantasy Type-0 when it first released on the PSP in Japan a few years back. It took me a whopping 75 hours to clear the game my first time, and while it undoubtedly had its fair share of problems (weird RTS sections, poor group leveling system, camera), I felt that the positives heavily outweighed the negatives. Show More Summary
With Japanese JRPG developer Falcom on the cusp of releasing their latest game here in Japan (Sen no Kiseki), it's time for them to start ramping up their Ys hype train. They've released a brand new Ys trailer for TGS, which seems to imply that we're not looking at a side story or another remake, but in fact Ys VIII. Show More Summary
Final Fantasy Type-0 HD is launching worldwide next March, Square Enix announced today. The remastered role-playing game will debut in North America on March 17, followed by releases in Japan on March 19 and Europe on March 20. The publisher also confirmed a downloadable demo of Final Fantasy XV will come included with the package.
More fights are coming to Fight Pass online digital network this weekend (Sat., Sept. 20, 2014) when UFC Fight Night 52: "Hunt vs. Nelson" kicks off from Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. MMAmania.com's Patrick Stumberg continues...Show More Summary
Straight out of TGS 2014, it's been announced that Swery65's quirky D4 is launching tomorrow across North America and on Friday in Japan, retailing at $14.99 for Xbox One. [Update: Seeing as this game is episodic, the Prologue, Episode 1, and Episode 2 are releasing this week. Show More Summary
Final Fantasy Agito, the smartphone spin-off of Final Fantasy Type-0, is coming to PlayStation Vita. The new version will launch in Japan on January 15, 2015. A western release for the role-playing game was confirmed at E3 2014.
By Stanley White TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's exports declined in August as shipments to the United States contracted, adding to concerns the economy may see only a shallow recovery in the third quarter after a deep slump in April-June....Show More Summary
If you were hoping Japan would abandon its obsession with mobile gaming, think again. It's only getting worse.
In a battle of prospect vs. veteran, Myles Jury and Takanori Gomi will collide this Saturday (Sept. 20, 2014) at UFC Fight Night 52 inside the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. With a lot on the line, what adjustments can either...Show More Summary
Tales of Zestiria is on display at Tokyo Game Show this week, but those of us not cavorting around Japan will have to settle for this extended peek at the forthcoming role-playing game. Bandai Namco aims to release Tales of Zestiria in Japan on January 22, 2015. No word yet on when exactly the publisher plans to localize the PS3 title for western audiences, though.
Solar power is a very safe investment, but it has taken banks and financiers a bit of time to get used to the technology. However, there are a lot of promising movements in this arena. One of the most recent is news that Goldman Sachs...Show More Summary
Square Enix has released some new images of its newly announced collaboration with Koei Tecmo, Dragon Quest Heroes, and they look just stunning. The action role-playing game is slated to debut in Japan next spring for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4. PS4/PS3?????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????? [Gamer] Read more...
Here's an odd slice of weird from Japan. As seen on Japanese blogs, people are putting their purses and wallets into tiny beds before going to sleep themselves. The resulting pictures are strangely charming. Kazuyo Matsui TV and Internet...Show More Summary
We’ve seen quadcopters that can also drive around on wheels, but the Earth Rider R/C vehicle can go over land, air and water. The downside? Engadget says it only lasts up to 5min. per 30min. charge. P.S.: It’s a bit Cheaper in Japan...
Every country has a drink they're known for, especially when it's something that has become synonymous with the country's name (like Guinness and Ireland, or sake and Japan). But there are some drinks out there that you may not be as aware... via JustLuxe.com
Just in time for Fall/Winter 2014, Japan’s nonnative release their new Trooper Hat and Capwool Gren Check with Windstopper. Both hats arrive in gray, brown and black with cotton linings to keep the head warm and scratch-proof. We have been… Nonnative Fall/Winter 2014 Check Hats is a post by Staff on Selectism.
What's a "Super Samoan" like you doing in a place like this? Former PRIDE attraction turned Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight contender Mark Hunt has returned to "The Land of the Rising Sun" for a super-sized showdown against bearded interloper Roy Nelson. Show More Summary
Sans même compter le dématérialisé, Super Smash Bros. 3DS réalise donc le meilleur démarrage de la série au Japon. pic.twitter.com/Eink6ScUIo — Oscar Lemaire (@oscarlemaire) September 17, 2014
Digital sales are actually going down, dropping to half their 2009 numbers.