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27. Jan, 2011 18:49 (HKT)

Shoot for the heart: Gal*Gun, The Last Story, Valkyria Chronicles III, Toaru Majutsu Index, Ore no Imouto, Dream Club Zero, Dead Space 2, Mass Effect 2, LittleBigPlanet 2 & 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. Charge up your bullets with pheromone in Gal*Gun, search for the last safe place in Last Story, join the war in Valkyria Chronicles III, fight the espers in Toaru Index, and pacify your sister in Ore no Imouto.

Shot by an angel's arrow, for the next twenty four hours, you'll be brimming with attraction. As the coolest guy in the vicinity, you suddenly find yourself in the radar of the four most popular girls in school. However, there is one catch, if you are not able to find a girlfriend by the end of the day, you'll be stuck as the guy-without-a-girlfriend for the rest of your life.

Charge up your pheromone shots and aim it at THE GIRL. Each of them has their soft spots, shoot at it and gather information on them. Since you are so popular, girls (up to 70 of them) may horde over you and become obstacles, so aim it right. You don't want her to dump you before you win her heart.

A shooter full of raging hormones, the game is fully voiced, comes with ample amount of game modes that reveal sides of the girls. It will surely satisfy the fantasies of all shooters and bishojo lovers.

Gal*GunJPN US$ 82.901-2w




Ruri island is the last safe place in the world, it's magical canon keeps the warring nation's fleets at bay, yet it attracts a vast amount of monsters flocking to it. Elza is one of the orphans who seeks a living as a mercenary soldier, although he has found a family with his troops, he nonetheless longed for a more stable life.

His chance to rise above his status came when the count of Ruri-island hired his troops for some dangerous missions, if he could impress the count enough, he could become one of the knights. And in the first mission, he was sent to a mysterious cave, there he acquired a mysterious power...

The game spots robust online and single player modes. The monsters are massive, so you might want to gather a group of warriors online to take them down. You can also see who is the strongest warrior by engaging in some player vs player fights.

Get a Nintendo™ Wii for Last Story and many other NTSC J encoded games. Both Bundled version and the regular version is available today:

Nintendo Wii (The Last Story Bundle)JPN N/Asold
The Last StoryJPN US$ 19.991w




Travel back time and revisit the Galian wars, this time you will see things unfold in the "Nameless" regiment's point of view. The team is made out of people who have lost something important in the war, now they are trying to take what belonged to them back.

The battle system gets an upgrade, no matter whether you are a tactician in the tank or a warrior in the front lines, the game will put your everything to the test.

Every characters has their individual stories, depending how close you get to them, and who you choose as your partner in the battles, your ending will differ. Play through the multiple routes to see the full tragedy war brings to the people and how people could rise above their circumstances with battle tactics and gaming skills.

The Nameless marches today:

Valkyria Chronicles III: Unrecorded ChroniclesJPN US$ 69.991-5d


Join the "Nameless" yourself, this accessory set will provide you will all the qualifications. All 4 items spot stylish, story book quality art. The pouch will protect your console from bumps and the front cover will keep it from small scratches. The box also comes with a sticker and a screen cleaner.

Valkyria Chronicles III: Unrecorded Chronicles (Accessory Set)JPN N/Asold




Set in a futuristic world where magic and esper powers exist side by side, a battle breaks out between people who seek to obtain Index and the people who seek to destroy her. Although Index has stores of texts about ancient and powerful magic in her mind, she needs attackers on her side to ward off the people after her.

All familiar characters such as Touma and Mikoto are here and there are more for you to unlock. Explore and break through the boundaries of your power, each character have their element, if you have read the novels or watched the anime, you might already have some idea. With this game, you get some hands-on experience.

The Limited Editions comes with a Mikoto Figma figure:

Toaru Majutsu no IndexJPN N/Asold
Toaru Majutsu no Index [Limited Edition]JPN N/Asold




Now that you've become such a good confidant, all the girls are going to share secrets with you. Find out why Kuroneko avoids you, what's between Ayase and Kirino, why did Manami become so bold, see what's in Saori's pile otaku items and why did Kanako pop up. To make your life more chaotic, Kirino is in a fouler temper than usual.

Make use of the new OIU system to read the body language. This is a new 2D live system that displays the character's minute movements. Characters' gazes soften and their expressions change in a more natural and fluid way.

When the girls get angry, things get messy, cut into their speeches through the Tsukkomi system to explain yourself. If you get things right, their affection for you rises. But don't overdo it, sometimes girls don't like being cut off.

The box comes with a game setting information and a short story written by Fushimi Tsukasa, the original novelist.

Ore no Imouto ga Konna ni Kawaii wake ga Nai Portable [Zutto kono mama Pack]JPN N/Asold




Dream Club is a place for pure-hearted gentlemen and sweet innocent ladies to meet. Gamers who have played the first installment have probably chosen their dream girl, but will you make the same choice 5 months ago? In Dream Club Zero, you'll become some of the host girls' first customer.

Earn money through part-timing in the day and come to the club at night. You have a year to earn your favorite girl's favors. Be a good drinker and smooth talker, you might even want to tempt personal information from the girls. Learn why they became host girls and see what type of men they prefer.

Come to the club and be the first customer:

Dream Club ZeroJPN US$ 24.991-2w




The lone survivor is back to battle Necromorphs. This time the stage is set in The Sprawl, a space city. With government agents coming after him, his dead companions haunting him and a feeling that the alien infestation isn't as far behind him as he liked, Isaac Clarke has no choice but to plunge back to terror in Dead Space 2.

Battle the fearsome enemies in space in Mass Effect 2 via your PlayStation3™. Commander Shepard has eliminated the crisis of the Reapers, but another threat has come. The mysterious foes are taking out human colonies one by one and fighting them seemed like suicide. Still, nothing is impossible for the war hero.

Come back to earth and let your imagination run wild as you create a home and tools for Sackboy. There are more things for you to make, build your own car and race with friends, give Sackboy a sword and send him on an rpg adventure or simply take him to your friends' patches. Create and Share in LittleBigPlanet 2.

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

Xbox360™
Dead Space 2ASIA N/Asold
Dead Space 2 (Collector's Edition)ASIA N/Asold
Dragon Age: OriginsJPN US$ 47.991w
Dream Club ZeroJPN US$ 24.991-2w
Gal*GunJPN US$ 82.901-2w
MindjackUS US$ 19.991-2w
MindjackJPN US$ 12.991w
Monster Hunter Frontier Online (Season 10.0 Premium Package)JPN N/Asold
Monster Hunter Frontier Online (Season 10.0 Premium Package) [Collector's Edition]JPN N/Asold


PlayStation3™
Army of Two: The 40th Day (Best Version)JPN US$ 31.991w
DC Universe Online (Collector's Edition)US N/Asold
Dead Space 2 (Collector's Edition)ASIA N/Asold
Dead Space 2 (First Print Limited Edition)ASIA N/Asold
Dragon Age: OriginsJPN US$ 92.991w
Fight Night Round 4 (EA Best Hits)JPN N/Asold
LittleBigPlanet 2US US$ 21.995-15d
LittleBigPlanet 2 (Collector's Edition)US N/Asold
Mass Effect 2US US$ 17.9924h
MindjackJPN US$ 23.991-5d
MindjackUS US$ 22.991-2w
Shooting StudioJPN US$ 20.991w
Sly Cooper CollectionJPN US$ 79.991w
Two Worlds IIUS US$ 19.991-2w
Wizardry Twin PackJPN US$ 52.991w


Nintendo Wii™
Dino StrikeUS US$ 44.991-2w
Rabbids Party: Time TravelJPN US$ 67.901-2w
The Last StoryJPN US$ 19.991w


Nintendo™ DS
Hirameki Puzzle: Maxwell no Fushigi na NoteJPN N/Asold
Paws & Claws Marine RescueUS N/Asold
Sora no Otoshimono Forte: Dreamy SeasonJPN US$ 79.991w
Sora no Otoshimono Forte: Dreamy Season [DX Pack]JPN N/Asold


Sony PSP™
Chaos;Head Love Chu*Chu!JPN US$ 50.991w
Chaos;Head Love Chu*Chu! [Limited Edition]JPN N/Asold
Kenka Banchou 5: Otoko no HousokuJPN N/Asold
Lord of Arcana (English language Version)ASIA N/Asold
Ore no Imouto ga Konna ni Kawaii wake ga Nai Portable [Zutto kono mama Pack]JPN N/Asold
Ore no Imouto ga Konna ni Kawaii wake ga Nai Portable [Limited Edition]JPN US$ 304.991w
Toaru Majutsu no IndexJPN N/Asold
Toaru Majutsu no Index [Limited Edition]JPN N/Asold
Tsuku MonogatariJPN US$ 15.991w
Valkyria Chronicles III: Unrecorded ChroniclesJPN US$ 69.991-5d


PC Game
Dead Space 2 (DVD-ROM)ASIA N/Asold
Dead Space 2 (DVD-ROM) (Collector's Edition)ASIA N/Asold


Game Guides and Books
Girls Grils Girls! 6 - Fetish Girl CollectionJPN US$ 44.905-15d
Hobby Japan [March 2011]JPN 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:

Xbox360™
Do Don Pachi Daifukkatsu Black LabelJPN N/A

Nintendo DS™
Dragon Ball Kai: Ultimate ButoudenJPN N/A
Gyakuten Kenji 2JPN US$ 114.99


Sony PSP™
Death Connection PortableJPN US$ 59.99
Death Connection Portable [Limited Edition]JPN N/A
Macross Triangle FrontierJPN US$ 34.99
Macross Triangle Frontier Itsuwari no Utahime PackJPN US$ 59.99
Monster Hunter Character Pouch (Merarou)JPN N/A
Violet no Atelier: Guramnat no Renkinjutsu 2 - Gunjou no OmoideJPN N/A
Violet no Atelier: Guramnat no Renkinjutsu 2 - Gunjou no Omoide [Premium Box]JPN N/A
White Knight Chronicles: Episode Portable - Dogma WarsJPN US$ 24.99





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