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Week Recap: PS4 Destiny 2; Xbox One Games with Gold; Nintendo Switch sales

July 10th, 2017 by Marcus Lai · No Comments

Sales for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 4 ranked as the No. 1 hardware in Japan in the latest data from the region.

Media Create Co. this month reported the PS4 sold 29,194 units between June 26 to July 2 to rank No. 1 in overall hardware sales.

The PS4 Pro sold 7,321 in the same period.

The hardware sold 25,680 units the week prior.

Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood ranked as the No. 25 software for the week.

Sony this week released free Playstation 4, Playstation 3 and PS Vita titles for Playstation Plus members to the Playstation Network division for July 2017.

PS Plus titles include Until Dawn (PS4), Game of Thrones (PS4), Tokyo Jungle (PS3), Darkstalkers Resurrection (PS3), Element4l (PS Vita) and Don’t Die, Mr. Robot (PS Vita).

Sony this week released new Playstation 4 titles to the Playstation Now service for Playstation 4 and the PC.

New titles include Killzone: Shadow Fall, Saints Row IV, WWE 2K16, Tropico 5, God of War III Remastered, and Darksiders II: Deathfinitive Edition.

Bungie Inc. this week detailed the Open Beta for Destiny 2 for the Playstation 4 and Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox One.

The PS4 Open Beta Early Access will begin July 18. It will include access to preview the title including the campaign, Crucible competitive play, Strike for three-player co-op, and new subclasses.

Bandai Namco Entertainment America Inc. this month said it will release Gundam Versus for the Playstation 4 Sept. 29.

Gundam Versus is team battle title that will include a 2v2 and 3v3 battles in more than 90 Mobile Suits.

The final game will include online multiplayer functionality.

Activision Blizzard Inc. this week released the Absolution DLC for Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare for the Playstation 4.

The Absolution DLC includes four new multiplayer maps – Ember, Bermuda, Permafrost, and Fore.

In addition, it includes Infinite Warfare Zombies – Attack of the Radioactive Thing!

Bandai Namco Entertainment Inc. this week said it will release Ultimate Tekken Bowl to Tekken 7: Fated Retribution.

Ultimate Tekken Bowl is a bowling mini game to be included in the first DLC Pack available this Aug.

Bandai Namco Entertainment America Inc. this month said it will release The Seven Deadly Sins: Knights of Britannia for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 4.

The Seven Deadly Sins: Knights of Britannia is an action title and the first console video game adaptation of the manga and anime series.

The final game will include characters like Meliodas, Elizabeth, and Hawk, each with unique fighting styles.

Sales for the PS Vita ranked as the No. 4 video game hardware in Japan in the latest retail data from the region.

Media Create Co. this week said the PS Vita sold 4,403 units between June 26 to July 2 rank as the No. 4 hardware for the week.

It sold 4,077 units the week prior.

Minecraft: PS Vita Edition ranked as the No. 13 software selling 3,175 units for the week.

Sales for Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox One hardware ranked at No. 5 in Japan in the latest retail data from the region.

Media Create Co. this month reported that the Xbox One sold 228 units between June 26 and July 2 to rank No. 5 in overall sales.

It sold 265 units the week prior.

Microsoft this month released Xbox Live Games with Gold for the Xbox One and the Xbox 360 for July 2017.

In July, the Xbox One will offer GROW UP from July 1st to the 31st and Runbow from July 16th to July 30th.

The Xbox One and Xbox 360 will offer Kane & Lynch 2 from June 1 to the 31st and LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean from July 16th to the 31st.

Microsoft this week released two new multiplayer maps to Gears of War 4 for the Xbox One in a July update.

New maps include Raven Down and Reclaimed Windflare.

Gears of War 4 includes a new saga in the franchise and incorporates new characters and a multiplayer component.


Microsoft this month released new titles to the Xbox Game Pass.

New titles include Dead Island Definitive Edition, Resident Evil 6, F1 2015, The Flame in the Flood, Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition, Bard’s Gold, Monaco: What’s Yours is Mine, and Payday 2.

Capcom Co. Ltd. this week released the Forest Gameplay Trailer for Monster Hunter World.

The trailer previews the quest to hunt a mighty Anjanath.

Monster Hunter World is an open world action RPG that will include cooperative gameplay and large boss battles.

It will be sold in early 2018.

Sales for Nintendo Co. Ltd.’s Nintendo Switch hardware ranked No. 2 in Japan in the latest sales data for the region.

Media Create Co. this month reported that the Nintendo Switch sold 25,805 units between June 26 and July 2 to rank as the No. 2 hardware for the week.

It sold 22,361 units the week prior.

ARMS ranked as the No. 2 software selling 19,307 units for the week.

Nintendo this week released new details for Splatoon 2 for the Nintendo Switch.

The title will include a single-player adventure, sensitivity controls, new Salmon Run local and online multiplayer mode, Ranked Battles, League Battles, and Post-Launch updates.

The Nintendo Switch Online app will include access to SplatNet 2, a Splatoon 2-specific service to set up matches, view information, and conduct voice chat via a connected mobile device.

Nintendo this month released Ver. 1.3.0 for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild for the Nintendo Switch and the Wii U.

Ver. 1.3.0 includes various fixes to improve gameplay.

The Nintendo 3DS ranked as the No. 3 hardware in Japan in the latest sales data from the territory.

Media Create Co. this month said the Nintendo 3DS sold 15,720 units between June 26 and July 2 to rank as the No. 3 game hardware for the week.

The hardware sold 14,729 units the week prior.

Radiant Historia: Perfect Chronology ranked as the No. 1 software selling 24,596 units for the week.

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