This Week in Imports

Following a brace of apathetic weeks attributable to the Golden Anniversary anniversary period, Japan is at continued endure accepting aback on clue with its absolution schedule. That agency lots of new releases for all systems.

Here's what's due out in Japan this week. As always, importers should agenda that in accepted these amateur will not plan unless you accept a Japanese arena system.


Lost Planet 2 hits Japan just hardly afterwards its across release.

But Strictly in the "Japan-only" class is the latest Winning Eleven, which focuses on the Japanese civic team. You attack to advance the pride of Japan to the International Cup (Winning Eleven's adaptation of the World Cup). The PS3 adaptation has abutment for Online amateur updates.

Lost Planet 2 (Capcom)

Winning Eleven 2010 Aoki Samurai no Chousen (Konami)


PS2 continues to get all the Winning Eleven titles. But added archetypal of the arrangement now is Lucian Bee's, a "dangerous adulation adventure" from 5pb. that puts you in a abstruse alignment that attempts to ameliorate also-ran guys into acceptable guys.

Winning Eleven 2010 Aoki Samurai no Chousen (Konami)

Lucian Bee's Evil Violet (5pb.)

Lucian Bee's Justice Yellow (5pb.)



Winning Eleven is the big bold for PSP this week. The agreeable is agnate to the bold that's advancing out on all the added systems. PSP owners can attending advanced to, for the aboriginal time, articulation commentary, provided by Tsuyoshi Kitazawa and John Kabira.

PSP also gets the latest Fullmetal Alchemist game. Yakusoku no Hi, or Promised Day, is gaining notice as a true RPG adaptation of the popular franchise.

  • Otometeki Koi Kakumei Rabu Rebo!! Portable (Idea Factory)

    B's-LOG Party (Konami)

    Winning Eleven 2010 Aoki Samurai no Chousen (Konami)

    Ginsei Igo Portable (Silver Star Japan)

    Fullmetal Alchemist Yakusoku no Hi e (Namco Bandai)

    Motto Nuga-cel! (Idea Factory)


    Wii's adaptation of the new Winning Eleven bold avalanche beneath the "Play Maker" branding. As always, you can accept amid Wiimote and Classic Controller ascendancy options. You can aswell accomplish use of your Mii as your player.

    Winning Eleven Play Maker 2010 Aoki Samurai no Chousen (Konami)


DS doesn't accept Winning Eleven, but Konami is giving it a soccer bold in the anatomy of Captain Tsubasa, a about-face of a accepted manga. Japan aswell gets a adaptation of Disney's Tinker Bell game. Dorasu will absolution the latest DS agenda novel.

Captain Tsubasa Gekitou no Kiseki (Konami)

Tinker Bell to Tsuki no Ishi (Disney)

Minna no Dokusho DS Naruhodo! Tanoshii Seikatsu no Urawaza Kakushiwaza (Dorasu)


XBOX 360

PS3 has Winning Eleven all to itself this week. But Xbox 360 has something a bit added hardcore -- G.Rev's bond of cutting and fighting, Senko no Ronde DUO. Russell is accomplishing the ceremoniousness on Kalyspo's Tropico 3, which is accession just a brace of months afterwards the North American version.

Lost Planet 2 (Capcom)

Senko no Ronde DUO (G.rev)

Tropico 3 (Russell)