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15. Nov, 2007 11:39 (HKT)

Weekly Games/Toys Update: Assassin's Creed, Beowulf, Shin Sangoku Musou 5, Dual Shock 3, Biohazard Umbrella Chronicles, Crysis, Cooking Mama 2 & more


Welcome to this week's Games & Toys update, our weekly summary featuring all new product arrivals from the last seven days.

Also in this week, further holiday season highlights keep coming, especially for all next-gen consoles. Xbox360™ sellers this week have been Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed (this Asia version on backorder, but the game is expected to arrive as US release next week), Need for Speed: Pro Street, Beowulf and Shin Sangoku Musou 5 (also available as Treasure Box).

Top selling PlayStation3™ games have been Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare, Need for Speed: Pro Street, Shin Sangoku Musou 5 (Regular / Treasure Box) and the Dual Shock 3 hardware releases (Black / Ceramic White).

Nintendo Wii™ highlights have been Capcom's Resident Evil: Umbrella Chronicles (aka. Biohazard Umbrella Chronicles in Japan) and the US version releases Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games and Fire Emblem: Radiant Dawn.

For PlayStation2™ we've got Bandai's anime based Soukou Kihei Votoms and Capcom's budget release edition of Street Fighter Zero - Fighters Generation.

The most popular handheld game releases have been Orcs & Elves, Cooking Mama 2, Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker and Game Center CX: Arino no Chousenjou for Nintendo DS™ as well as Silent Hill: Origins, Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops Plus and SOCOM US Navy Seals Tactical Strike for PSP™.

As usually, here's a summary of all new releases from this week, followed by a short preview of coming week's hits.


Xbox360™:
Assassin's CreedASIA N/A sold
BeowulfUS US$ 60.99 1-2w
BeowulfASIA N/A sold
Bladestorm: The Hundred Years' WarUS US$ 63.90 1-2w
Cabela's Big Game HunterUS N/A sold
Call of Duty 4: Modern WarfareUS US$ 35.90 sold
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare Collector's EditionUS N/A sold
Cars: Mater-NationalUS US$ 37.99 1-2w
LEGO Star Wars: The Complete Saga (Platinum Family Hits)US US$ 22.49 24h
Need for Speed: Pro StreetASIA N/A sold
Scene It? Lights, Camera, ActionUS US$ 59.99 1-2w
Shin Sangoku Musou 5JPN US$ 42.90 1-2w
Shin Sangoku Musou 5 [Treasure Box]JPN N/A sold
Xbox 360 Faceplate (Assassin's Creed)ASIA N/A sold
Xbox 360 Rechargeable Battery Pack (Blue)US N/A sold
Xbox 360 Rechargeable Battery Pack (Pink)US N/A sold



PlayStation3™:
BeowulfUS N/A sold
Bladestorm: Hundred Years WarUS US$ 41.99 1-2w
Call of Duty 4: Modern WarfareUS N/A sold
Dual Shock 3 (Black)JPN US$ 59.99 24h
Dual Shock 3 (Ceramic White)JPN N/A sold
Heavenly SwordJPN N/A sold
Need for Speed: Pro StreetASIA N/A sold
PlayStation3 Console (HDD 40GB Model) Clear Black - 110VJPN N/A sold
PlayStation3 Console (HDD 40GB Model) Clear White - 110VJPN N/A sold
Ratchet & Clank Future: Tools of DestructionJPN N/A sold
Shin Sangoku Musou 5JPN US$ 43.90 1-2w
Shin Sangoku Musou 5 (w/ PlayStation3 Console 40GB Ceramic White)JPN N/A sold
Shin Sangoku Musou 5 [Treasure Box]JPN N/A sold



Nintendo Wii™:
Barbie as The Island PrincessUS N/A sold
Biohazard Umbrella ChroniclesJPN N/A sold
Biohazard Umbrella Chronicles (w/ Wii Zapper)JPN N/A sold
Disney Princess: Enchanted JourneyUS N/A sold
Fire Emblem: Radiant DawnUS N/A sold
Hannah Montana: Spotlight World TourUS US$ 33.99 1-2w
High School Musical: Sing ItUS US$ 20.99 1-2w
LEGO Star Wars: The Complete SagaUS US$ 29.99 1-2w
Manhunt 2US US$ 33.99 5-15d
Mario & Sonic at the Olympic GamesUS N/A sold
My Word CoachUS N/A sold
Resident Evil: Umbrella ChroniclesUS US$ 19.99 24h



PlayStation2™:
Barbie as The Island PrincessUS US$ 17.99 1-2w
Dragon Ball Z: Budokai Tenkaichi 3 (Greatest Hits)US N/A sold
Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock BundleUS N/A sold
Hayarikami 2JPN N/A sold
Manea Sugoroku: KabukuroJPN US$ 38.99 1-5d
Shin Onimusha: Dawn of Dreams (PlayStation2 the Best Reprint)JPN N/A sold
Soukou Kihei VotomsJPN N/A sold
Street Fighter Zero - Fighters Generation (Best Price)JPN N/A sold



Nintendo DS™:
Arctic TaleUS US$ 12.99 24h
Barbie as The Island PrincessUS US$ 22.99 1-2w
Betty Boops Double ShiftUS US$ 24.90 5-15d
Build-A-Bear WorkshopUS US$ 17.99 1-2w
Call of Duty 4: Modern WarfareUS N/A sold
Compact Pouch DS Lite (Silver)JPN N/A sold
Cooking Mama 2JPN N/A sold
Dragon Quest Monsters: JokerUS N/A sold
Dungeon Explorer: Jashin no RyouikiJPN US$ 14.90 1-2w
Game Center CX: Arino no ChousenjouJPN US$ 99.99 1w
HameKomi Lucky Puzzle DSJPN US$ 39.90 1w
Horse LifeUS N/A sold
Hot Wheels: Beat ThatUS US$ 33.99 1-2w
Karada Yorokobu Shokuji & Exercise: Kenkou KenteiJPN US$ 19.99 1-5d
LEGO Star Wars: The Complete SagaUS US$ 44.99 24h
LifeSigns: Surgical UnitUS US$ 19.99 1-2w
Monster JamUS US$ 59.99 1-2w
My French CoachUS N/A sold
My Spanish CoachUS N/A sold
My Word CoachUS N/A sold
Nicktoons: Attack of the ToybotsUS US$ 11.99 24h
Orcs & ElvesUS N/A sold
Pac-PixKOR N/A sold
Panzer Tactics DSUS N/A sold
Pro Yakyuu Famista DSJPN US$ 27.90 1-2w
Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric AdventureUS US$ 18.90 1-2w
Snoopy to Issho ni DS Eigo LessonJPN N/A sold
Wine no Hajimekata DSJPN US$ 15.90 1-2w
World Series of Poker 2008: Battle for the BraceletsUS US$ 17.99 1-2w



Sony PSP™:
Anata o YurusanaiJPN US$ 69.99 1w
Dungeon Explorer: Meiyaku no TobiraJPN US$ 35.99 1-5d
Dungeon Explorer: Meiyaku no TobiraASIA US$ 3.99 24h
Hori Inner Ear Earphone Portable (Black)JPN N/A sold
Hori Inner Ear Earphone Portable (White)JPN N/A sold
Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops Plus (English language Version)ASIA N/A sold
NBA Live 08KOR N/A sold
Naruto Ultimate Ninja HeroesKOR N/A sold
Hori Neckstrap HeadphoneJPN N/A sold
SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs Tactical Strike (Greatest Hits)US US$ 25.99 1-2w
Selection Pack Portable (Black)JPN N/A sold
Selection Pack Portable (White)JPN N/A sold
Silent Hill: OriginsUS US$ 19.99 24h
The Simpsons GameASIA N/A sold
World Series of Poker 2008: Battle for the BraceletsUS US$ 49.99 1-2w



Gameboy Advance™:
Barbie as The Island PrincessUS US$ 19.99 1-2w

PC Games:
Chessmaster Grandmaster EditionASIA N/A sold
Clive Barker's Jericho (DVD-ROM)ASIA N/A sold
Crysis (DVD-ROM)ASIA N/A sold
Crysis Collector's Edition (DVD-ROM)ASIA N/A sold
Death to Spies (DVD-ROM)ASIA N/A sold
Empire Earth 3 (DVD-ROM)ASIA N/A sold
F.E.A.R. Perseus Mandate (DVD-ROM)ASIA N/A sold
F.E.A.R. Platinum Collection: The Complete Collection (DVD-ROM)ASIA N/A sold
Legend of Heroes: Sora no Kiseki Second Chapter (Limited Edition)ASIA N/A sold
Legend of Heroes: Sora no Kiseki Second Chapter -Traditional Chinese Edition (DVD-ROM)ASIA N/A sold
Need for Speed: Pro Street (DVD-ROM)ASIA N/A sold
Sim City Societies (DVD-ROM)ASIA US$ 19.99 24h
Supreme Commander: Forged Alliance (DVD-ROM)ASIA N/A sold



Guide Books:
Assassin's Creed Limited Edition Bundle [Guide + Artbook]US N/A sold
Assassin's Creed: Prima Official Game GuideUS N/A sold
Battalion Wars 2: Prima's Authorized Field ManualUS US$ 12.90 5-15d
BlackSite: Area 51 Official Strategy GuideUS N/A sold
Hellgate London Prima Official Game GuideUS N/A sold
Resident Evil: Umbrella Chronicles Prima Official Game GuideUS N/A sold
SOCOM US Navy Seals Tactical Strike Official Strategy GuideUS US$ 16.90 5-15d
Silent Hill: Origins Official Strategy GuideUS N/A sold
Sims 2 Castaway: Prima Official Game GuideUS US$ 16.90 5-15d
Super Mario Galaxy: Prima Official Game GuideUS N/A sold
TimeShift: Prima Official Game GuideUS N/A sold



Toys & More:
Act Cadenza Melty Blood Vol. 4 Non Scale Pre-Painted Figure: ArcueidJPN N/A sold
Act Cadenza Melty Blood Vol. 4 Non Scale Pre-Painted Figure: LenJPN N/A sold
Aero Flightech R/C Remote Plane - No.01 Blue N/A sold
Aero Flightech R/C Remote Plane - No.02 Red N/A sold
Aero Flightech R/C Remote Plane - No.03 Green N/A sold
Blacklist Crows X Worst The 3rd Collection of the List Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Stylish (Spring & Summer Version)JPN N/A sold
Chichinoe+ 2 Young Hip Cover Girl 1/6 Scale Painted PVC FigureJPN N/A sold
Chobits Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Chi (Pink Version)JPN N/A sold
Extra !Story Image Figure Trigun Maximum Non Scale Pre-Painted PVC Trading FigureJPN N/A sold
Gremlins Gizmo Backpack Plush Doll N/A sold
Gremlins Gizmo Pillow Pal Plush Doll N/A sold
Mai-Hime 1/7 Scale Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Tokiha Mai (Y-shirt Vers.)JPN N/A sold
Marvel Legends Series 8 Pre-Painted Action Figure: Classic Captain America N/A sold
Marvel Legends Series 8 Pre-Painted Action Figure: Ultimate Captain America N/A sold
Mobile Suit Gundam Seed Destiny DX Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Cagalli Yula AthhaJPN N/A sold
Mobile Suit Gundam Seed Destiny DX Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Lacus ClyneJPN N/A sold
Naruto Shippuden Naruto Mascot Non Scale Pre-Painted PVC Key Chain GashaponJPN N/A sold
Neon Genesis Evangelion Extra Bianco E Colore Rosso Figure: Rei AyanamiJPN N/A sold
Neon Genesis Evangelion Extra Bianco E Colore Rosso Figure: Sohryu Asuka LangleyJPN N/A sold
New Super Mario Bros. Sound Plush Doll Vol.2: GoombaJPN N/A sold
New Super Mario Bros. Sound Plush Doll Vol.2: Question BlockJPN N/A sold
New Super Mario Bros. Sound Plush Doll Vol.2: StarJPN N/A sold
Pia Carrot G.O. Pre-painted 1/8 Scale PVC Figure: Mimori Kugahara (Jogging Vers.)JPN N/A sold
Pocket Monsters Pokemon Super Talking Advance Generation Figure: Luke RioJPN N/A sold
Pokemon Diamond & Pearl Digital Wrist Watch with Ramune CandyJPN N/A sold
Resinya D.C. Da Capo 1/6 Scale Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Shirakawa Kotori (Cospa Version)JPN N/A sold
Revoltech Series No. 039 - Gaiking LEGEND OF DAIKU-MARYU Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Gaiking (Face Open Version)JPN N/A sold
Samurai Spirits Maid 1/8 Scale Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Iroha (Pink Version)JPN N/A sold
Shijo Saikyo no Deshi Kenichi Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Furinji MiuJPN N/A sold
Shijo Saikyo no Deshi Kenichi Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Kosaka ShigureJPN N/A sold
Shoku Chichi 2 - Sanae 1/4 Scale Prepainted PVC FigureJPN N/A sold
Superjambo Plush Doll Pingu (Head-shaking version)JPN N/A sold
Suzumiya Haruhi no Yuutsu 1/8 Scale Pre-painted PVC Figure - Ryouko AsakuraJPN N/A sold
To Heart 2 Another Days 1/8 Scale Pre-Painted Figure: Chie YoshiokaJPN N/A sold
Zenmai Zamurai Plush: Mamemaru (head-shaking version)JPN N/A sold
Zenmai Zamurai Plush: Mysterious Cupola Helmeted Man (head-shaking version)JPN N/A sold
Zenmai Zamurai Plush: Zenmai Zamurai (head-shaking version)JPN N/A sold
Zenmai Zamurai Plush: Zukinchan (head-shaking version)JPN N/A sold



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.



Here's a quick preview of some items that are expected to be hot next week.

Xbox360™:
Ace Combat 6: Fires of LiberationASIA US$ 12.99
Final Fantasy XI: Vana'diel CollectionJPN N/A
Final Fantasy XI: Wings of the GoddessJPN US$ 41.90
Mass EffectASIA N/A
WWE Smackdown Vs. RAW 2008ASIA N/A
Winning Eleven 2008ASIA US$ 64.90
Winning Eleven 2008JPN US$ 34.99


PlayStation3™:
Assassin's Creed (Greatest Hits)US US$ 19.99
Time Crisis 4 with Guncon 3ASIA N/A
Winning Eleven 2008ASIA N/A
Winning Eleven 2008JPN US$ 14.90


Nintendo Wii™:
Mario & Sonic at the Olympic GamesJPN US$ 44.99
Super Mario GalaxyUS N/A


PlayStation2™:
Final Fantasy XI: Vana'diel CollectionJPN US$ 79.90
Final Fantasy XI: Wings of the GoddessJPN N/A
Winning Eleven 2008JPN US$ 17.99


Nintendo DS™:
Dragon Quest IV: Michibikareshi MonotachiJPN US$ 79.99
Kodai Ouja: Kyouryuu King - 7-tsu no KakeraJPN US$ 74.99
Ryuusei no RockMan 2: Berserk x DinosaurJPN N/A
Ryuusei no RockMan 2: Berserk x ShinobiJPN N/A
Wantame Music Channel: Doko Demo StyleJPN N/A


Sony PSP™:
Sakura Taisen 1&2 (Sega the Best)JPN N/A

PC Games:
Final Fantasy XI: Vana'diel CollectionJPN N/A
Final Fantasy XI: Wings of the GoddessJPN US$ 54.90


Access our preorder lists for further upcoming video game, movie and music releases.



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