Sunday, August 20, 2017

Japan’s My Nintendo Store sells out of Switch in just 3...

Despite debuting at the beginning of March, the Nintendo Switch is still pretty hard to find no matter where you look. Nintendo is having...

Switch demand is so high in Japan retailers are having lotteries

The Switch has been in high demand ever since it launched. Thanks to some great games and low supply, retailers are struggling to meet...

Nintendo has stopped production of the Nintendo 3DS in Japan

Nintendo has officially ended the production of the standard New Nintendo 3DS line in Japan today. The New Nintendo 3DS first launched back in...

Japanese gamers are still lining up to get a Switch

It’s been a good three months since the Nintendo Switch launched, and it’s still in very short supply. Especially in Japan, where people are...

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and Switch top Japan’s charts for Golden...

The Nintendomination continues in Japan, with last week seeing Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and Nintendo Switch sales continue strong through Golden Week. Golden Week...

Super Mario postage stamps coming to Japan

Japan always gets some cool stuff that we in the West never will. Like these new Super Mario postage stamps that will be available...

The Switch is doing way better than PS4 in Japan after...

The Switch is selling extremely well worldwide, and that’s especially true in Japan. Since it launched, Switch sales in the country have consistently placed...

Nintendo Switch beats PS4 to 500k sales in just 4 weeks...

Now that we’ve had four weeks of the Nintendo Switch under our belt, we can see how well Nintendo’s newest console has performed in...

Switch is the best-selling console in Japan for a second week

Last week the launch of the Nintendo Switch saw strong numbers in the Japanese market last week with more than 330k units moved. That’s...

Top 20 best selling Japanese games in 2016 revealed

Japanese outfit Tsutaya have released the list of the top 20 best selling video games in Japan in 2016, which is dominated by the...