Sales for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 4 ranked as the No. 2 hardware in Japan in the latest data from the region.
Media Create Co. this month reported the PS4 sold 12,096 units between May 18 and May 24 to rank No. 2 in overall hardware sales.
It sold 11,489 units the week prior.
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt ranked as the No. 1 software for the week selling 67,385 units at launch.
Sony this week released the 1.04 update to Bloodborne for the Playstation 4.
The 1.04 update includes system, game balance, Chalice Dungeons and other adjustments and bug fixes.
Bloodborne is a medieval action title developed by From Software and SCE Japan Studio.
Capcom Co. this week said it will release Resident Evil Zero in early 2016.
Resident Evil Zero director Koji Oda and additional staff are returning to develop the new remastered version.
Resident Evil Zero was released to Nintendo Co.’s GameCube in 2002. It includes S.T.A.R.S. member Rebecca Chambers and convict Billy Coen and introduced a partner zapping system to switch between both characters.
Capcom in 2015 released the Resident Evil HD Remaster.
Sony this week previewed new game titles to Playstation Plus members for the Playstation 4, Playstation 3, and the PS Vita available in June.
New titles include Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes (PS4), Skulls of the Shogun: Bone-A-Fide Edition (PS4), Super Exploding Zoo (PS4, PS Vita), Futuridium EP Deluxe (PS4, PS Vita).
Atlus Inc. this month said released the Team Members Trailer for Lost Dimension for the Playstation 3 and the PS Vita.
The trailer features S.E.A.L.E.D. team members Mana and George.
Lost Dimension is a turn-based tactical RPG in which users command a squad of physic warriors in the battlefield.
Bandai Namco Games America Inc. this week said it will release Sword Art Online Re: Hollow Fragement for the Playstation 4 to the Playstation Network division this summer.
In addition, Sword Art Online: Lost Song for the PS4 and PS Vita will be sold at retail in the fall.
Both titles feature original stories and are based on the light novel and anime Sword Art Online.
Capcom Co. this week released Mega Man 8 for the Playstation 3 to the Playstation Network division.
Capcom Co. this week released Ultra Street Fighter IV for the Playstation 4 to the Playstation Network.
The title is sold at the Playstation Network at $24.99.
Mega Man 8, released to the Playstation in 1996, included Dr. Wily and four new robot masters – Frost Man, Tengu Man, Clown Man, and Grenade Man.
Sales for the PS Vita ranked as the No. 3 video game hardware in Japan in the latest retail data from the region.
Media Create Co. this month said the PS Vita sold 11,898 units between May 18 to May 24 to rank as the No. 3 hardware for the week.
It sold 11,124 units the week prior.
Minecraft: PS Vita Edition ranked as the No. 2 software for the week selling 11,898 units.
NIS America Inc. this week released Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth3: V Generation for the Playstation Vita in physical and digital retail in the U.S. June 30.
The title is a remake of Hyperdimension Neptunia Victory for the Playstation 3 and includes more story, more scenarios, and Japanese audio DLC.
Atlus Inc. this week said it will release Persona 4: Dancing All Night Disco Fever Edition to the PS Vita.
The Disco Fever Edition will include Persona 4: Dancing All Night Soundtrack, Custom P4D Enameled Pouch, Two Paid DLC Outfit Sets, Golden Teddie Keychain, and Collectible Box at $79.99.
Persona 4: Dancing All Night is a story-driven music game that takes place after the events of Persona 4. In the game, The Shadows can only be defeated by dance.
Sales for Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox One hardware ranked at No. 6 in Japan in the latest retail data from the region.
Media Create Co. this month reported that the Xbox One sold 308 units between May 18 to May 24 to rank No. 6 in overall sales.
It sold 148 units the week prior.
Microsoft Corp. this week previewed new titles for the Xbox One and Xbox 360 through the Games with Gold program for Xbox Live Gold members.
Massive Chalice and Pool Nation FX for Xbox One is available to download between June 1 and June 30.
Just Cause 2 for Xbox 360 will be available between June 1 and June 15.
Finally, Thief for the Xbox 360 will be available between June 16 to June 30.
Bethesda Softworks this week released the Exploring Tamriel Trailer for The Elder Scrolls Online Tamriel Unlimited.
The trailer previews Tamriel and the nine provinces including hunting, gathering, and crafting.
CD Projekt RED this week released Patch 1.03 for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt.
Patch 1.03 improves performance in gameplay and cutscenes, improves stability in gameplay and AI, and corrects bugs and other issues.
2K Games this week said pre-order sales for NBA 2K16 will include the Early Tip-Off Edition.
The NBA 2K16 Early Tip-off Edition will include access to NBA 2K16 four days prior to the official release date.
The Early Tip-off Edition will be released Sept. 25. The standard SKU will be sold Sept. 29.
Sales for Nintendo Co.’s Wii U hardware ranked fourth in Japan in the latest sales data for the region.
Media Create Co. this month reported that the Wii U sold 7,611 units between May 18 and May 24 to rank at No. 4 in overall sales.
It sold 6,428 units the week prior.
Mario Kart 8 ranked as the No. 6 software for the week selling 5,758 units.
The Nintendo 3DS ranked as the No. 1 hardware in Japan in the latest sales data from the territory.
Media Create Co. this month said the Nintendo 3DS sold 15,257 units between May 18 and May 24 to rank as the No. 1 game hardware for the week.
The hardware sold 16,355 units the week prior.
Puzzle & Dragons Super Mario Bros. Edition ranked as the No. 3 best-selling software selling 10,876 units for the week.
Nintendo this week released Splatoon for the Wii U.
Splatoon is a multiplayer competitive action game in which users take a squad of squids to spray ink to cover territory.
Nintendo this week released the Wii U Special Edition Splatoon Deluxe Set to U.S. retail.
The Wii U Special Edition Splatoon Deluxe Set includes the 32GB Wii U Console, Wii U GamePad, Splatoon Game Download, and NintendoLand at $299.99.
Nintendo this week previewed amiibo functionality with Yoshi’s Woolly World for the Wii U.
The title will allow users to pair amiibo to the title to create new themed-character patterns for Yoshi.
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