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Alvion considers a Western release for Malicious

I’m not too sure if some of you guys pay attention to Japanese-only releases, but Alvion’s Malicious is an action-styled roleplaying game that has gamers fight against creatures known as “Malicious.” Unlike most titles, Malicious doesn’t rely on stage progression, … Continue reading

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TGS ’10: PS3 reaches 38 million units sold worldwide

Among the many announcements during Sony’s TGS press conference today, one that should stand out as a milestone for the entertainment media giant is its current stance in worldwide PS3 sales. Sony Computer Entertainment Japan president Hiroshi Kawano stated Sony … Continue reading

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PS3 passes five-million units in Japan

Sony’s PlayStation 3 has sold over five-million units in Japan, reaching the milestone in three-and-a-half years. According to Enterbrain numbers, the console achieved 5,001,598 sold units in its home country on 11 April. In comparison, the Nintendo Wii accumulated five-million … Continue reading

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FFXIII selling as well as, if not better than, PS2 Final Fantasy’s

Initial reports may suggest that the recently released Final Fantasy XIII is selling less than both Final Fantasy X and XII on the PlayStation 2, but do not be deceived, those reports aren’t looking very far beyond their own noses. … Continue reading

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Final Fantasy XIII hits million mark already?

Yesterday was the release of Final Fantasy XIII in Japan, exclusively for the PlayStation 3, and the region was buzzing with anticipation for stores to finally open its doors. Obviously, Final Fantasy hasn’t lost its touch despite the long window … Continue reading

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Year-to-Date Hardware Sales Compared

So as the year approaches its close, and before the Decemeber rush comes in, we thought it best to give this year’s hardware sales a comparison. With many calling 2009 the year of the PS3, Sony’s console has enjoyed a … Continue reading

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Hirai: “PSN will help create brand loyalty.”

To be honest, when I first found out that Sony Executive Vice President, Kaz Hirai, was hoping that PlayStation Network is going to improve brand loyalty for Sony, I chuckled. In case you missed it, I ranted earlier this year … Continue reading

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