Live A Live – Remake team went above expectations

Live A Live – Remake team went above expectations

Takashi Tokita, the director of the Live A Live remake, talked with Japanese gaming journal Famitsu about the team’s efforts recreating the classic RPG. He disclosed that not only did the remake take the development...
Sun 15-05-2022 10:12 | Nintendo Switch News
Kirby And The Forgotten Land – Series’ Biggest Launch In Japan

Kirby And The Forgotten Land – Series’ Biggest Launch In Japan

The newest Japanese game software sales data for the week ending March 27th have been released by Famitsu, giving us our first glimpse at how well Kirby And The Forgotten Land sold. Kirby And The...
Wed 06-04-2022 20:20 | Nintendo Switch News | Kirby and the Forgotten Land
Famitsu Dengeki Game Awards winners

Famitsu Dengeki Game Awards winners

The winners of the Famitsu Dengeki Game Awards 2021 were revealed  andMonster Hunter Rise was the major winner, taking home both Game of the Year and Best Action Game awards. In addition, Metroid Dread won...
Thu 17-03-2022 10:21 | General News
Metroid Dread producer Yoshio Sakamoto on difficulty

Metroid Dread producer Yoshio Sakamoto on difficulty

Metroid Dread producer and longstanding series contributor Yoshio Sakamoto talked about how the production team decided on the game’s complexity in a prior interview with Japanese magazine Famitsu. Despite the fact that some players find...
Sun 30-01-2022 14:10 | Nintendo Switch News | Metroid Dread
Arcade Archives Gunnail gameplay

Arcade Archives Gunnail gameplay

We got gameplay from Arcade Archives Gunnail thanks to the newest Famitsu live broadcast. The broadcast also covers last week’s release, Super Pac-Man. Please enable JavaScript Link About Arcade Archives Gunnail  In 1993, NMK launched...
Mon 24-01-2022 20:17 | Nintendo Switch News
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Pocky & Rocky Reshrined – Japan – April release date

Pocky & Rocky Reshrined – Japan – April release date

At least in Japan, Pocky & Rocky Reshrined has a release date. Natsume Atari announced that the game will be released in the area on April 21. Famitsu, a Japanese magazine, broke the story today. The...
Mon 17-01-2022 14:26 | Nintendo Switch News
In 2021, Nintendo Switch sold 5.3 million units in Japan

In 2021, Nintendo Switch sold 5.3 million units in Japan

According to new figures from Famitsu, Nintendo Switch sold 5.3 million copies in Japan in 2021. That figure is based on sales from December 28, 2020, to December 19, 2021, and includes all variants –...
Sun 09-01-2022 12:27 | Nintendo Switch News
Shin Megami Tensei V surpassed SMT IV’s lifetime sales with 800,000 units

Shin Megami Tensei V surpassed SMT IV’s lifetime sales with 800,000 units

According to sales figures revealed by Famitsu, Atlus‘s Nintendo Switch exclusive Shin Megami Tensei V has sold over 800,000 copies globally in less than two months. The highly praised JRPG has already outsold its 3DS predecessor,...
Sun 02-01-2022 20:22 | Nintendo Switch News | Shin Megami Tensei V
Capcom – Monster Hunter 20th anniversary preparations

Capcom – Monster Hunter 20th anniversary preparations

Famitsu recently interviewed a number of prominent video game designers from various companies to find out their plans for 2022.  One of those questioned was Ryozo Tsujimoto, who is the head of Capcom’s consumer games...
Thu 30-12-2021 19:31 | Nintendo Switch News | MONSTER HUNTER RISE
Sakurai – How Sora in Super Smash Bros Ultimate happened

Sakurai – How Sora in Super Smash Bros Ultimate happened

In a translated Famitsu column, Smash Bros creator Sakurai revealed how the highly requested Sora from the Kingdom Hearts franchise came to Super Smash Bros Ultimate. Sora was the most requested new character in the...
Mon 25-10-2021 20:25 | Nintendo Switch News | Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
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Bravely Default sold over 3 million copies worldwide

Bravely Default sold over 3 million copies worldwide

The Bravely Default series has been a thing for almost a decade. The first Bravely Default game released on the Nintendo 3DS in 2012, with an expanded version called “For the Sequel” releasing later on....
Fri 16-07-2021 14:22 | General News | Bravely Default II
Monark launches in Japan October 14th 2021

Monark launches in Japan October 14th 2021

The latest issue of Famitsu revealed Monark – a “new-school” RPG launching on 14 October 2021 for Nintendo Switch, PS5, and PS4 in Japan. Developed by former Megami Tensei and Shin Megami Tensei series staff,...
Fri 11-06-2021 14:40 | Nintendo Switch News
Sonic Team – Sonic Colors Ultimate is more beginner friendly

Sonic Team – Sonic Colors Ultimate is more beginner friendly

Sonic Team recently was interviewed by Japanese news magazine Famitsu. The members present during the interview were Sonic Studio creative officer Takashi Iizuka and creative director Kazuyuki Hoshino. The team were asked a number of...
Mon 07-06-2021 10:11 | Nintendo Switch News
Sonic Team – Sonic 30th Anniversary plans

Sonic Team – Sonic 30th Anniversary plans

Sonic Studio creative officer Takashi Iizuka and creative director Kazuyuki Hoshino sat down with Famitsu about this year’s 30th anniversary of the iconic Sonic the Hedgehog. We know Sonic Colors Ultimate is coming to the...
Sun 06-06-2021 20:30 | General News
20 Million units sold in Japan

20 Million units sold in Japan

Famitsu published sales data for the Nintendo Switch in Japan. According to their data, the Nintendo Switch has now sold over 20 million units (20,018,278 units) in Japan as of May 30th 2021. Around 16.1...
Sat 05-06-2021 14:44 | Nintendo Switch News