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30. Sep, 2010 16:39 (HKT)

Band girls, wolves and heroes: K-On!, Zero no Kiseki, Okamiden, Dragon Ball Tag VS, Twinkle * Crusaders GoGo!, Dead Rising 2, Etrian Odyssey III, Atelier Rorona & much 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 with lots of really cool games flooding our warehouse. Join the K-ON! Band to do after school jams, rescue the world in Okamiden: Chisaki Taiyou with Chibi-terasu and continue your heroic quests in Eiyuu Densetsu: Zero no Kiseki.

The rules of the game are simple, just press the right button when the note hits the bar. Jam songs with your favorite girl band After School Tea Time perform hits such as Cagayake Girls and Don't Say Lazy.

You'll win items and costumes when you clear stages. So dress the girls up and decorate the room as you go along.

Turn on your adhoc network function to call your friends to jam. The complicated music become easy jobs if you play together. A total of five people can join a session, so step into the shoes of your dream girl and play.

K-On! Houkago Live!!JPN US$ 60.901-5d

To celebrate the event and show your affection for the girls, dress your Sony PSP up the K-ON! way. The accessory pack comes with a pouch to protect your console from falls, a silicon cover which bears Yui's silhouette and music notes, and 5 UMD cases that feature all 5 girls.

K-On! Houkago Live!! (Accessory Set)JPN N/Asold




The Legend of Heroes continues with Zero no Kiseki. The struggles between the empire and the Republic is not quite over, this time, the stage will be set in Crossbel, the center of commerce and intrigue. In this city, a group of special investigators compete with the Blazers as the people's saviors.

Estelle and Joshua and others will make an appearance, so if you adore the earlier installments, you have to see the new character developments here.

The new AT Battles get more exciting than ever. There are new arts, ambush, direct hit and other attack strategies on the field. Listen to the battle cries and other dialogue by the various famous seiyuus such as Kakihara Tetsuya and Endo Aya.

If you really love these voice actors and actresses, be sure to get the Limited Edition and listen to the exclusive audio drama.

Eiyuu Densetsu: Zero no KisekiJPN N/Asold
Eiyuu Densetsu: Zero no Kiseki [Drama CD Edition]JPN N/Asold




Just when Issun, the new ruler of the country thinks that Amaterasu and Susanou have restored peace over Nakatsunokuni, new monsters start popping up. More numerous, and powerful than ever, these monsters are turning humans into boulders or dinner.

But hope is not lost, for the new wolf Chibiterasu is here to save the day. Pick up your stylus and start drawing. The touch screen on the Nintendo DS makes painting even more handy. And this time, you're not going alone, Kuninushi, the self-proclaimed son of Susanou will accompany you with his big sword.

The delicate brush paintings and Sakura blossoms are back. Come with the super cute Chibiterasu and his partner Kuninushi to a brand new action adventure.

Okamiden: Chisaki TaiyouJPN US$ 48.991w


Game Guide and Books

Okamiden: Chisaki Taiyou GuidebookJPN N/Asold



Take a friend to join Goku and his journeys in Dragon Ball Tag VS. You simply have to turn on your Wi-Fi and drag both friend and foe into the game, a party of 4 can play simultaneously.

The tag battle gives you so much more battle options, you can split your roles to offense and defense, or just time each others attacks so you can K.O your opponents with a string of combos.

Besides fighting mode, there is a story mode where you explore spots on the field, and encounter enemies. The more fights you get into, the more items you get. Make use of your booties to power-up your characters and blow all your opponents away.

Dragon Ball Tag VS is available to Sony PSP gamers today:

Dragon Ball Tag VSASIA N/Asold
Dragon Ball Tag VSJPN US$ 51.901w




Shin is a poor student who struggles day to day. When he hears the rumor that by becoming the head of the student council, he'd get free cafeteria passes and scholarship, he goes all out to secure the place.

However, he got far more than what he bargained for, by becoming the head, he now has to lead the council against the onslaught of demons.

The game is a mix between romantic adventure and real time battles. How you fight against the monsters will determine how your relationship with the ladies go.

The PSP version has far more characters than the original version, sub heroines that you could barely talk to are now girls you could date. There are more character paths and CG events, be sure to take the challenge again even if you have already cleared the game before.

Embark on your crusades. The Limited Edition contains the PSP software Twinkle Crusaders Starlit Brave and the Special Limited Edition comes has that special software plus an art book and a music CD.

Twinkle * Crusaders GoGo!JPN N/Asold
Twinkle * Crusaders GoGo! [Limited Edition]JPN N/Asold
Twinkle * Crusaders GoGo! [Special Limited Edition]JPN US$ 119.991w




Kick start the school term with extra-curricular activities. Here is soccer, one of the most popular sports in the world. Try out the different positions in the pitch in FIFA Soccer 11 and see which suits you best. The upgraded system and player mechanics make the gameplay far smoother and your passes much more accurate.

Dead Rising 2 is a completely different sport. It's not exactly the cleanest either, but certainly very stress relieving. Pick up some scraps from the floor and create a killer weapon out of it. When you see the hundreds of zombies charging at you, mow them down. If you feel outnumbered, invite a friend to help to come help out.

After the zombie raid, collect your wits and participate in the F1:2010. All the best drivers, including the champions in the past races are present, and you are here to take them all on. Adapt to all sorts of environments and weather. When you're done racing with the computer, challenge your friends.

Sail the seas and find the treasures in the sunken ship. Etrian Odyssey III will take you to an oceanic paradise filled with beauty and danger. Draw your map and chart your progress, the dungeons are full of surprises and the monsters more challenging than ever. For the first time in this series, you can ask a friend to join your quests, creating so much more gaming possibilities.

Carry on the tradition of alchemy and make your business prosper once again. Rorona is the last apprentice in the Alchemist shop, if she doesn't do something, she'll lose all her customers and her home. Help the towns people and the royalty create special items and battle monsters during your gathering missions.

Here is a summary of all the games that came out within the last seven days.

Xbox360™
Dead Rising 2ASIA N/Asold
Dead Rising 2JPN US$ 40.991w
Dead Rising 2US N/Asold
Dead Rising 2 (Zombrex Edition)US N/Asold
F1: 2010ASIA US$ 18.901-5d
F1: 2010US US$ 12.991-2w
FIFA 11ASIA N/Asold
Front Mission EvolvedUS US$ 34.991-2w
Front Mission Evolved (English language Version)ASIA US$ 12.9924h
Guitar Hero: Warriors of RockASIA US$ 32.991-5d
Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock (Guitar Bundle)ASIA N/Asold
Legend of Guardians: The Owls of Ga'HooleASIA N/Asold
Madden NFL 11JPN US$ 49.901-5d
Monster Hunter Frontier Online Season 9.0 [Premium Package Collector's Edition]JPN N/Asold
Monster Hunter Frontier Online Season 9.0 [Premium Package]JPN N/Asold
MorphXUS US$ 15.991-2w
MySims Sky HeroesASIA US$ 30.901-2w
Plants vs ZombiesUS N/Asold
Quantum TheoryJPN US$ 19.991-5d
Quantum TheoryUS US$ 33.991-2w
Quantum Theory [Limited Edition]JPN N/Asold
Quantum Theory (Japanese language Version) [Limited Edition]ASIA N/Asold


PlayStation3™
Atelier Rorona (English language Version)ASIA N/Asold
Atelier Rorona: The Alchemist of ArlandUS US$ 28.9924h
Brunswick Pro BowlingASIA N/Asold
Dead Rising 2JPN US$ 39.991w
Dead Rising 2ASIA N/Asold
Dead Rising 2US N/Asold
Dead Rising 2 (Zombrex Edition)US N/Asold
F1: 2010ASIA N/Asold
F1: 2010US US$ 19.991-2w
FIFA 11ASIA N/Asold
FIFA Soccer 11US US$ 24.991-2w
Front Mission EvolvedUS US$ 21.991-2w
Front Mission Evolved (English language Version)ASIA US$ 59.905-15d
Guitar Hero: Warriors of RockASIA N/Asold
Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock (Guitar Bundle)ASIA N/Asold
High Velocity BowlingUS US$ 19.991-2w
Legend of Guardians: The Owls of Ga'HooleASIA US$ 49.905-15d
Madden NFL 11JPN US$ 49.901w
MySims Sky HeroesASIA N/Asold
Quantum TheoryUS US$ 24.991-2w
Quantum TheoryJPN US$ 26.991-2w
Quantum Theory [Limited Edition]JPN US$ 69.991w


Nintendo Wii™
Club Penguin Game Day!US US$ 22.991-2w
Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock (Guitar Bundle)US US$ 226.991-2w
Haunted HouseUS US$ 24.905-15d
Legend of Guardians: The Owls of Ga'HooleUS US$ 33.991-2w
MySims Sky HeroesUS US$ 20.991-2w
Spider-Man: Shattered DimensionsUS US$ 54.991-2w


PlayStation2™
Lord of the Rings: Aragorn's QuestUS US$ 9.991-2w


Nintendo DS™
Deer DriveUS N/Asold
Dracula Complete CollectionUS N/Asold
Etrian Odyssey III: The Drowned CityUS N/Asold
Farm Frenzy: Animal CountryUS N/Asold
Heisa Byoutou: Dementium 2JPN US$ 42.991-2w
Jinguuji Saburou DS: Akai ChouJPN N/Asold
Junior Classic Books & FairytalesUS US$ 18.901-2w
Kirihara Shoten Forest: Eigo @ DS (Best Version)JPN US$ 39.991w
Legend of Guardians: The Owls of Ga'HooleUS US$ 9.991-2w
MySims Sky HeroesUS US$ 20.991-2w
Okamiden: Chisaki TaiyouJPN US$ 48.991w


Sony PSP™
12Riven: The Psi-Climinal of Integral (Best Hit Selection)JPN N/Asold
Dragon Ball Tag VSASIA N/Asold
Dragon Ball Tag VSJPN US$ 51.901w
Eiyuu Densetsu: Zero no KisekiJPN N/Asold
Eiyuu Densetsu: Zero no Kiseki [Drama CD Edition]JPN N/Asold
FIFA Soccer 11ASIA US$ 17.991-5d
Hiiro no Kakera: Shin Tamayori Hime Denshou PortableJPN US$ 58.991-5d
Hiiro no Kakera: Shin Tamayori Hime Denshou Portable [Limited Edition]JPN N/Asold
K-On! Houkago Live!!JPN US$ 60.901-5d
L@ve OnceJPN US$ 62.801w
L@ve Once [Limited Edition]JPN N/Asold
Madden NFL 11JPN US$ 39.901w
Remember 11: The Age of Infinity (Best Hit Selection)JPN US$ 24.991w
Shukufuku no Campanella PortableJPN US$ 34.991w
Shukufuku no Campanella Portable [DX Pack]JPN N/Asold
Starry * Sky: In Summer - PSP EditionJPN US$ 30.901-5d
Starry * Sky: In Summer - PSP Edition [Limited Edition]JPN N/Asold
Tales of The World: Radiant Mythology 2 (PSP the Best)JPN US$ 33.991-5d
Twinkle * Crusaders GoGo!JPN N/Asold
Twinkle * Crusaders GoGo! [Limited Edition]JPN N/Asold
Twinkle * Crusaders GoGo! [Special Limited Edition]JPN US$ 119.991w


PC Games
Aion: Assault on Balaurea (DVD-ROM)US N/Asold
Darksiders (DVD-ROM)US US$ 44.905-15d
Darksiders (DVD-ROM)ASIA N/Asold
Final Fantasy XIV (Collector's Edition) (DVD-ROM)JPN US$ 99.991w
Final Fantasy XIV (DVD-ROM)JPN N/Asold
Front Mission Evolved (DVD-ROM)US N/Asold
Sid Meier's Civilization V (DVD-ROM)ASIA N/Asold
Sid Meier's Civilization V (Special Edition) (DVD-ROM)ASIA N/Asold
Tropico 3: Gold Edition (DVD-ROM)US N/Asold


Game Guides and Books
Arcadia Magazine [November 2010]JPN US$ 14.9924h
Civilization V Official Game GuideUS N/Asold
Codes & Cheats Fall 2010US N/Asold
Dead Rising 2 Collector's Edition GuideUS N/Asold
Dead Rising 2 Prima Official Game GuideUS N/Asold
Hobby Japan [November 2010]JPN N/Asold
Kingdom Hearts II Clear File 2JPN N/Asold
Kurohyou Kyugakodoku Sinsyo GuidebookJPN US$ 12.9924h
Monster Hunter Diary Poka PokaJPN US$ 9.9924h
Tomodati Collection Omosirosotsukuri! Mii Tsukuru BookJPN US$ 9.9924h
Weekly Famitsu No. 1135 (2010 10/07)JPN N/Asold
Weekly Famitsu No. 1136 (2010 10/14)JPN N/Asold
Winning Post 7 2010 Complete GuideJPN US$ 23.905-15d


Stationery
Kingdom Hearts BBS Clear File 1JPN N/Asold
Kingdom Hearts BBS Clear File 2JPN N/Asold
Kingdom Hearts Clear File 1JPN US$ 9.991w
Kingdom Hearts Clear File 2JPN N/Asold
Kingdom Hearts II Clear File 1JPN US$ 9.991w


The Calendars
Capcom Girls Calendar 2011JPN N/Asold
Monster Hunter Calendar 2011JPN N/Asold
Monster Hunter Calendar 2011JPN N/Asold


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:

PlayStation3™
Gekijouban Macross F: Itsuwarino Utahime - Hybrid PackJPN US$ 77.99
Ken to Mahou to Gakuen Mono. 3JPN US$ 41.99

Nintendo DS™
Kingdom Hearts Re:codedJPN US$ 13.99

Sony PSP™
Ken to Mahou to Gakuen Mono. 3JPN N/A

PC CD-ROM
Final Fantasy XIV (DVD-ROM)US N/A




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