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28. Jun, 2012 15:00 (HKT)

Armed before the sun sets: Atelier Ayesha, Biohazard Chronicles HD Selection, .hack Sekai No Mukou Ni, Zero: Shinku no Chou, White PS Vita Console, Robotic Notes, Generation of Chaos 6 & more! - in Weekly Games Update!



Welcome to this week's Games Update, our weekly summary featuring all new product arrivals from the last seven days. This is one busy week, a girl is saving her workshop in Atelier Ayesha, zombies are running rampant in Biohazard Chronicles HD, everyone is flocking into .hack Sekai No Mukou Ni and the butterflies is revived in Zero: Shinku no Chou.

The cute and comical Atelier series takes on a more serious tone in Atlier Ayesha. The game takes place in an era where Alchemy is coming to an end. Ayesha, an orphan girl sets off to search for her missing sister after her grandfather dies.

In her adventures, Ayesha can find several spots where she can synthesize items. The player can decide on a spot as her main base.

Pay extra attention to the item synthesis process. A different item can emerge even when you use the same ingredients. The cauldron and the order at which you add ingredients play a huge part. In this game, 2D drawing and the 3D models merge even closer together, giving gamers an anime experience during the event scenes.

Keep the workshop going in Atelier Ayesha. The Premium Box comes with an illustration frame and an illustration booklet:

Japanese versions

Atelier Ayesha ~Koukon No Daichi No Renkinjutsu~JPN US$ 45.99Usually ships within 1-5 days
Atelier Ayesha ~Koukon No Daichi No Renkinjutsu~ [Premium Box]JPN US$ 114.99Usually ships within 1 week

Asian version

Ayesha no Atelier: Tasogare no Daichi no Renkinjutsushi (w/ Atelier Ayesha World Guide CD)ASIA N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Ayesha no Atelier: Tasogare no Daichi no Renkinjutsushi (Premium Box)ASIA N/AOut of print / Out of stock

Chinese versions

Ayesha no Atelier: Tasogare no Daichi no Renkinjutsushi (Chinese Version)ASIA N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Ayesha no Atelier: Tasogare no Daichi no Renkinjutsushi (Premium Box) (Chinese Version)ASIA N/AOut of print / Out of stock




Venture into the dark alleys in the Biohazard Universe. The Umbrella Chronicles tells the stories that weren't touched upon in the original numbering series. Originally released on the Nintendo Wii, the games were sensations when they came out, with its intuitive controls and shake cameras.

Now the two games are packed together into an upgraded to HD Selection Disc. The zombies look far more horrifying and the gun fires are more spectacular. The motion sensing controls are more accurate and the game supports network and rankings.

The Limited Edition comes with the product code for Wesker's Extra Report and the Darkside Report:

Biohazard Chronicles HD SelectionJPN US$ 54.99Usually ships within 1 week
Biohazard Chronicles HD Selection (Limited Boxset)ASIA N/AOut of print / Out of stock

Game Guide
BIOHAZARD CHRONICLES HD SELECTION (Resident Evil: Chronicles HD Selection)JPN US$ 24.90Usually ships within 5-15 days




Take a trip to the other side of the world. Bandai Namco Games packs the graphics, the plot twists and the fights into one single package. Sekai no Mukou ni + Versus Hybrid Pack contains both the newest movie in the .hack series and the first ever fighting game.

The movie tells the story of Sora, a girl who was introduced to the enchanting and dangerous game of The World. There, she grows closer to her two best friends, but before she has time to figure out her feelings for both boys, the eclipse starts. Gamers K.Oed in the game become unconscious in the real world, and Sora needs to muster all her courage and gaming skills to defeat the source of the eclipse.

The Versus fighting game lets players take control of the various characters in The World. With an arsenal of spectacular skills up their sleeves, these characters seek to find out everything behind the hacker attacks.

The Limited Edition comes with a poster collection, an artbook, and the .hack//Extension, and the Theatrical Version Script Book:

Japanese version

.hack Sekai No Mukou Ni + Versus Hybrid PackJPN N/AOut of print / Out of stock
.hack Sekai No Mukou Ni + Versus Hybrid Pack [The World Edition]JPN N/AOut of print / Out of stock

Asian versions

.hack: Sekai No Mukou Ni + Versus Hybrid PackASIA N/AOut of print / Out of stock
.hack: Sekai No Mukou Ni + Versus Hybrid Pack (The World Edition)ASIA N/AOut of print / Out of stock




Get closer to the tormented spirits. The Crimson Butterfly flutters back to the game world, bringing you endless horror. The butterfly is revived after nine years, and the rites are about to start again. Pick up your spirit camera, and with a torch in your hand, head deeper into the night to discover the truth behind the twins sacrifice rites.

With the new system, you are further pulled into the world of ghosts. Beware of the deadly pale hand the reaches out of the hazy darkness for you. Pick up items to investigate them and open paper screen doors to withhold the visions of terror. Don't worry, your sister is always with you.

Until she is possessed.

Zero: Shinku no ChouJPN US$ 114.99Usually ships within 1 week




Push your keyboard aside and plug the chic controller to your computer. With black and white keys, the controller is a combination the synthesizer and the DJ turntable.

Small and easily storable, this is a companion piece to all music game fans who wants to have a fuller immersion into the popular, colourful franchise. The new Muse-On Controller is compatible with both PC and PlayStation2.

Gammac have improved upon the Muse-On Controller based on the feedback from the users from the last two years. The controller upgraded to provide DJs with a better experience.

The New Muse-On Controllers are available today:

Gammac DJ Max Trilogy New Muse-On ControllerKOR N/AOut of print / Out of stock
DJ Max Trilogy [New Muse-On Limited Edition]KOR N/AOut of print / Out of stock




Black is cool, Crystal White is pristine. Play your games in your favourite colour. The PS Vita adds all sorts of dimensions to your gaming experience. Control your characters through the back touch pad, execute sure kill attacks via the touch screens and shake your enemies through the gyro-sensor.

Robots, augmented reality, a school in a futuristic world and a dark ambition that threatens to swallow everything, these are just some of the elements in Robotic Notes, a spiritual sister to Stein's Gate. The saviour is not a hero, but an Otaku. With your tablet in your hand, you aim to create giant robots and solve futuristic problems.

Lead your troops to conquer Neverland. Ambition is not what motivates you, it's the desire to prevent your fragile sister from falling deeper into the mysterious curse that plagues her. When Idea Factory and Sting merge efforts, they create this RPG of epic scale. Jump head first into the beautiful and magical Generation of Chaos 6.

Cute kitty or puppy eared Strike Witches fly off to save the world. Choose three girls from the eleven witches, put strike units onto their feets and line them up for battle formation. Put them into different groups, there are more than 150 combinations, get to know the girls' strengths when you form teams, this is the key to victory.

Here's the summary of this week's releases:

Xbox360™

Amazing SpidermanASIA N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Dead Island (Game of the Year Edition)US N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Gundam Musou 3 [Platinum Collection]JPN US$ 52.99Usually ships within 1 week
Just Dance: Greatest HitsUS US$ 29.99In stock, usually ships within 24hrs
Just Dance: Greatest HitsEUR N/AOut of print / Out of stock
LEGO Batman 2: DC Super HeroesUS N/AOut of print / Out of stock
LEGO Batman 2: DC Super HeroesEUR N/AOut of print / Out of stock
LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes (Toy Edition)EUR N/AOut of print / Out of stock
London 2012 - The Official Video Game of the Olympic GamesUS N/AOut of print / Out of stock
London 2012 - The Official Video Game of the Olympic GamesASIA N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Quake 4 (Rerelease)EUR US$ 12.99Usually ships within 5-15 days
Robotics;Notes [Limited Edition]JPN N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Robotics;Notes [Regular Edition]JPN US$ 29.99Usually ships within 1 week
Steel Battalion: Heavy ArmorEUR US$ 38.90Usually ships within 1 to 2 weeks
Worms CollectionEUR US$ 59.90Usually ships within 5-15 days


PlayStation3™

.hack Sekai No Mukou Ni + Versus Hybrid PackJPN N/AOut of print / Out of stock
.hack Sekai No Mukou Ni + Versus Hybrid Pack [The World Edition]JPN N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Amazing SpidermanASIA US$ 29.99Usually ships within 5-15 days
Amazing SpidermanUS US$ 23.99In stock, usually ships within 24hrs
Atelier Ayesha ~Koukon No Daichi No Renkinjutsu~JPN US$ 45.99Usually ships within 1-5 days
Atelier Ayesha ~Koukon No Daichi No Renkinjutsu~ [Premium Box]JPN US$ 114.99Usually ships within 1 week
Biohazard Chronicles HD SelectionJPN US$ 54.99Usually ships within 1 week
Biohazard Chronicles HD Selection (Limited Boxset)ASIA N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Dragon Age: Origins (Platinum)EUR US$ 31.90Usually ships within 1 to 2 weeks
Gundam Musou 3 (PlayStation3 the Best Version)JPN US$ 14.99Usually ships within 1-5 days
Hakuouki: Reimeiroku Nagorigusa [Limited Edition]JPN US$ 129.90Usually ships within 1-5 days
Hakuouki: Reimeiroku Nagorigusa [First-Press Edition w/ Drama CD]JPN N/AOut of print / Out of stock
LEGO Batman 2: DC Super HeroesUS N/AOut of print / Out of stock
LEGO Batman 2: DC Super HeroesEUR N/AOut of print / Out of stock
London 2012 - The Official Video Game of the Olympic GamesASIA N/AOut of print / Out of stock
London 2012 - The Official Video Game of the Olympic GamesUS N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Robotics;Notes [Limited Edition]JPN US$ 92.99Usually ships within 1 week
Robotics;Notes [Regular Edition]JPN US$ 71.99Usually ships within 1-5 days
The Ratchet & Clank Trilogy: Classics HDASIA N/AOut of print / Out of stock


Sony PS Vita™

LEGO Batman 2: DC Super HeroesUS US$ 29.99Usually ships within 1-5 days
LEGO Batman 2: DC Super HeroesEUR US$ 19.99In stock, usually ships within 24hrs
LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes (Toy Edition)EUR N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Metal Gear Solid HD Edition [First-Print Edition w/ Bag & Sticker]JPN N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Next Revolution: IT Passport ShikenJPN US$ 47.90Usually ships within 1 to 2 weeks
Next Revolution: Kihon Jouhougijutsusha ShikenJPN US$ 54.90Usually ships within 1 week
Next Revolution: Ouyou Jouhougijutsusha ShikenJPN US$ 54.90Usually ships within 1 week


Sony PSP™

Arabians Lost ~The engagement on desert~ [Deluxe Edition]JPN N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Arabians Lost ~The engagement on desert~ [Regular Edition]JPN N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Dies irae ~Amantes amentes~ [Limited Edition]JPN N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Dies irae ~Amantes amentes~ [Regular Edition]JPN US$ 80.90Usually ships within 1 week
Elminage 2: Sousei no Megami to Unmei no Daichi [Good Price Version]JPN US$ 36.99Usually ships within 1 week
Generation of Chaos 6 [Limited Edition]JPN US$ 34.99Usually ships within 1 week
Generation of Chaos 6 [First-Print Edition w/ Postcard Set]JPN US$ 9.99In stock, usually ships within 24hrs
Hakuisei Renai Shoukougun Re:Therapy [Regular Edition]JPN US$ 47.90Usually ships within 1 week
Strike Witches: Shirogane no Tsubasa [Limited Edition]JPN US$ 89.99Usually ships within 1 week
Strike Witches: Shirogane no Tsubasa [First-Print Edition w/ Download Code]JPN US$ 69.90Usually ships within 1 to 2 weeks
unENDing Bloody Call [Limited Edition]JPN N/AOut of print / Out of stock


Nintendo™ Wii
Amazing SpidermanUS US$ 39.99Usually ships within 1 to 2 weeks
Just Dance: Greatest HitsUS US$ 28.99Usually ships within 1 to 2 weeks
LEGO Batman 2: DC Super HeroesEUR US$ 27.90Usually ships within 1 to 2 weeks
Zero: Shinku no ChouJPN US$ 114.99Usually ships within 1 week


Nintendo™ 3DS
CuldceptJPN US$ 29.99Usually ships within 1-5 days
Tantei Jinguuji Saburo: Fukushuu No RinbuJPN US$ 74.99Usually ships within 1 to 2 weeks


Nintendo DS

Amazing SpidermanUS US$ 24.99Usually ships within 1 to 2 weeks
Harvest Moon: The Tale Of Two TownsEUR US$ 29.99Usually ships within 1 to 2 weeks
Jewel Master: Cradle of Rome 2US US$ 12.99In stock, usually ships within 24hrs
LEGO Batman 2: DC Super HeroesEUR US$ 23.99Usually ships within 2 to 4 weeks
LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes (Toy Edition)EUR N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Pokemon Black 2 <div class="ext ext_"></div>JPN US$ 52.99In stock, usually ships within 24hrs
Pokemon White 2 <div class="ext ext_"></div>JPN US$ 57.99Usually ships within 1 week


PC Game

Battlefield 3: Premium (Chinese) (Origin)ASIA US$ 46.99Usually ships within 5-15 days
Battlefield 3: Premium (English) (Origin)ASIA N/AOut of print / Out of stock
LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes (DVD-ROM)EUR N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Pro Cycling Manager Season 2012: Le Tour de France (DVD-ROM)EUR US$ 49.90Usually ships within 5-15 days
Sapphire Active DisplayPort-DVI Adapter N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Sapphire Active Mini DisplayPort to DVI Adapter N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Ship Simulator Extremes Collection (DVD-ROM)EUR N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Spec Ops: The Line (Premium Edition) (DVD-ROM)US US$ 54.90Usually ships within 5-15 days
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Future Soldier (DVD-ROM)ASIA US$ 39.90Usually ships within 5-15 days
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Future Soldier (DVD-ROM)US N/AOut of print / Out of stock


Game Guides and Books

Bokuha Tomodachi Ga Sukunai 8JPNUS$ 16.90Usually ships within 5-15 days
Famitsu DS + Wii [August 2012]JPNN/AOut of print / Out of stock
Final Fantasy XI 10th Anniversary Official Memorial Book - A Decade Of Vana'dielJPNUS$ 47.99Usually ships within 5-15 days
Final Fantasy XIII-2 Fragments AfterJPNUS$ 25.90Usually ships within 5-15 days
Final Fantasy XIII-2 Ultimania OmegaJPNUS$ 29.99Usually ships within 5-15 days
Flesh & Blood 19JPNUS$ 14.90Usually ships within 5-15 days
Halo 2: The FloodJPNUS$ 29.90Usually ships within 5-15 days
Kaitou Tenshi Twin Angel 3 Complete EditionJPNN/AOut of print / Out of stock
Kingdom Hearts 3D Dream Drop Distance Side SoraJPNUS$ 19.90Usually ships within 5-15 days
Lord of Vermilion Re: II Art Book Silver Ver. Illustrations SilverJPNN/AOut of print / Out of stock
Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn Inside Animation Works 1JPNUS$ 29.99In stock, usually ships within 24hrs
Nendoroid Complete FileJPNUS$ 75.90Usually ships within 5-15 days
TV Anime Persona 4 Perfect GuideJPNUS$ 34.90Usually ships within 5-15 days
Romantic Comedy - Now and Bygone DaysJPNUS$ 14.90Usually ships within 5-15 days
Roripoppuchie Nso Go Fight Win Bijuaru & Ge MunabiJPNUS$ 32.90Usually ships within 5-15 days
V-Jump [August 2012]JPNN/AOut of print / Out of stock
Weekly Famitsu No. 1229 (2012 07/05)JPNN/AOut of print / Out of stock

    


A separate Video/Music update containing Japanese releases from this week, including new Anime, J-Pop and Movie releases will follow prior end of the week. So J-Pop, Anime and Movie fans, be sure to look out for that one!



Here's a preview of hot games that are expected to come next week:

Xbox360™

Max AnarchyJPN US$ 75.90

PlayStation3™

Agarest: Generations of War 2EUR US$ 24.99
Agarest: Generations of War 2 (Special Collector's Edition)EUR N/A
Max AnarchyJPN US$ 17.99
Record of Agarest War 2US US$ 16.98
Record of Agarest War 2 (Limited Edition)US N/A

Nintendo 3DS™

Sekaiju no Meikyuu IV: Denshou no KyojinJPN US$ 119.99
Sekaiju no Meikyuu IV: Denshou no Kyojin (Accessory Set for Nintendo 3DS)JPN N/A


Sony PS Vita™

DokuroJPN US$ 24.99
LittleBigPlanet PS VitaUS US$ 19.79
PSVita PlayStation Vita - 3G/Wi-Fi Model (Crystal White)ASIA N/A
PSVita PlayStation Vita - Wi-Fi Model (Crystal White)ASIA N/A

Nintendo™ Wii

Project Zero 2: Wii EditionEUR N/A





 

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