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News: Japanese Gamers Put Off by High Price of 3DS

Japanese Gamers Put Off by High Price of 3DS

Are you the same?

3DS had a decent start in Japan but its sales have notably fallen behind the Monster Hunter-powered juggernaut that is the PSP. Japanese survey firm Goo Research quizzed over 1,000 Japanese citizens about why they haven't bought the console yet, with the most common reason simply being "it's too expensive". Other reasons...

News: Japanese 3DS Surveys Reveal Awareness Low, Price Too High

Japanese 3DS Surveys Reveal Awareness Low, Price Too High

Not a winning combination

There's just four months until the 3DS lands on Japanese shores, so you'd expect the excitement to be mounting in the Land of the Rising Sun. Two surveys have uncovered intriguing information however, which may not be good news for Nintendo. The first survey by Macromill polled 1,000 people, with 56% responding to say they...

News: You'll be Shocked by Japan's Most Wanted 3DS Franchises

You'll be Shocked by Japan's Most Wanted 3DS Franchises

Better sit down

We all want 3DS, and we all know the games we want to see on the system, but what do our gaming counterparts in Japan want to play? If you said "Square Enix RPGs", you just scored five points. Japanese site 4gamer surveyed over 20,000 gamers to find out which title – announced or otherwise – they were most excited about. Unsurprisingly, Final Fantasy and Dragon Quest..