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15. Sep, 2005 10:44 (HKT)

Weekly Games/Toys Update: Final Fantasy VII Advent Children, Game Boy™ Micro & Ceramic White PSP™, Fire Pro Wrestling Returns, Super Robot Taisen J, Winning Eleven 9: Ubiquitous Evolution & much more


Without doubt and as expected, Square-Enix's CG movie Final Fantasy VII Advent Children has been the hottest shaker in this week. We are currently sold out on our first shipment of the DVD version, however more supply is on the way and going to arrive next week. The item is available as DVD First Print (soon to be replaced by the Regular DVD Print, UMD™ Video as well as Advent Pieces: Limited (preorder exclusive and currently sold out).

In terms of new video game releases, it's been a week for all handheld lovers with Nintendo's Game Boy Micro and Sony's Ceramic White PSP™ console. Along with the new consoles came a number of interesting game releases, including Dr. Mario & Panel de Pon, Mario Tennis Advance and Super Robot Taisen J (for GBA™) and Winning Eleven 9: Ubiquitous Evolution (Japanese/Asia) as well as Ghost in the Shell: Standalone Complex - Territory of Hunter (Japanese/Asia) for PSP™.

Further video game highlights include Spike's 2D wrestling game Fire Pro Wrestling Returns and Koei's Shin Sangoku Musou 4 Moushouden for PlayStation2™.

Last but not least, one of the most popular video game characters - Mario - is celebrating his 20th birthday. Also to be noted is this year's Tokyo Game Show taking place from Friday, September 16th until Monday, September 18th). We are preparing to post a couple of impressions and of course lots of pictures in our news section, tomorrow.

As usually, here's a summary of all new releases from this week. Also make sure to scroll down further for a preview of the hottest titles arriving next week.


Square-Enix CG Movie Release:
Final Fantasy VII Advent Children [First Print Limited Edition]JPN US$ 47.90 sold
Final Fantasy VII Advent ChildrenJPN US$ 47.90 1-5d
Final Fantasy VII Advent ChildrenJPN US$ 47.90 sold
Final Fantasy VII Advent Children Advent Pieces: LimitedJPN US$ N/A sold



PlayStation2™:
Brothers in ArmsJPN US$ 64.90 1w
Fire Pro Wrestling ReturnsJPN US$ 64.90 sold
GenjiKOR US$ 54.90 sold
Gokujou SeitokaiJPN US$ 64.90 sold
MotoGP4JPN US$ 64.90 sold
MotoGP4ASIA US$ 59.90 sold
NBA Live 2005 (EA Best Hits)JPN US$ 34.90 sold
Realize: Panorama LuminaryJPN US$ 79.90 1-5d
Shin Sangoku Musou 4 & Moushouden Premium PackJPN US$ 95.00 sold
Shin Sangoku Musou 4 MoushoudenJPN US$ 49.90 sold
Shin Sangoku Musou 4 Moushouden [Treasure Box]JPN US$ 89.90 sold
Simple 2000 Series Vol. 63: The SuieitaikaiKOR US$ 25.90 sold



Game Boy™:
Game Boy Micro (Famicom Version)JPN US$ 129.90 sold
Game Boy Micro (silver)JPN US$ 129.90 sold
Game Boy Micro (black)JPN US$ 129.90 sold
Game Boy Micro (blue)JPN US$ 129.90 sold
Game Boy Micro (purple)JPN US$ 129.90 sold
Game Boy Micro Wireless Adapter US$ 22.90 1w
Face Filter Micro US$ 6.99 sold
Play-Yan Micro US$ 69.90 sold
Play-Yan Micro (w/ MediaStage Ver.4.2 for Nintendo) US$ 79.90 sold
Dr. Mario & Panel de PonJPN US$ 28.90 sold
Famicom Mini Series Vol.01: Super Mario Bros.JPN US$ 28.90 sold
Mario Tennis AdvanceJPN US$ 39.90 1w
RockMan EXE 5: Team of Blues [Guidebook Pack]JPN US$ 48.90 1w
RockMan EXE 5: Team of Colonel [Guidebook Pack]JPN US$ 48.90 1-5d
Super Robot Taisen JJPN US$ 59.90 sold


Please note that due to supply shortage, we are still in progress of processing a number of preorders, especially of the Famicom Version Game Boy™ Micro model. We anticipate the situation to smoothen during the next few days and would like to apologize to all customers still waiting for their preorder to be dispatched.


Sony PSP™, incuding UMD™ Video releases:
PSP PlayStation Portable Value Pack - Ceramic White (PSP-1000 KCW)JPN US$ 299.90 sold
PSP PlayStation Portable Soft case and hand strap (white) US$ 29.90 sold
Ghost in the Shell: Standalone Complex - Territory of HunterJPN US$ 52.90 sold
Ghost in the Shell: Standalone Complex - Territory of HunterASIA US$ 49.90 sold
Winning Eleven 9: Ubiquitous EvolutionJPN US$ 59.90 1-5d
Winning Eleven 9: Ubiquitous EvolutionASIA US$ 49.90 sold
Final Fantasy VII Advent ChildrenJPN US$ 47.90 sold
Fresh Beautiful Nurse PortableJPN US$ 29.90 sold
Fresh Hi School Girls PortableJPN US$ 29.90 sold
Girls' School Student Molester Bus Collection PortableJPN US$ 29.90 sold
High Class Soap Collection PortableJPN US$ 29.90 sold
Make a Play of Yui MihoJPN US$ 39.90 sold
Soap Play of Anna KaneshiroJPN US$ 29.90 sold
Straddled and Carried out Collection PortableJPN US$ 29.90 sold



Nintendo DS™:
Gyakuten Saiban: Mask Vision Murder CaseJPN US$ 48.90 sold
Gyakuten Saiban: Mask Vision Murder Case [Limited Edition]JPN US$ 69.90 sold
Tamagotchi no PuchiPuchi OmisecchiJPN US$ 48.90 1w
Stretch Touch Pen US$ 5.99 sold



Xbox™:
Brothers in ArmsJPN US$ 64.90 1-5d
Burnout RevengeASIA US$ 44.90 sold


Toys:
Bleach Real Collection 2 Gashapon (full set) US$ 16.90 sold
Dead or Alive Ultimate Costume Variation Gashapon US$ 3.90 sold



A separate Video/Music update containing Japanese releases from this week, including new Anime, J-Pop and Movie releases will follow tomorrow.



Looking forward to next week, around 20 new titles are on schedule for release in Japan. Below you can find a quick pre-summary of all big highlights, this time in plain table form:

PlayStation2™:
Formula One 2005JPN US$ 59.90
Harukanaru Jikuu no Kade 3: IzayoikiJPN US$ 54.90
Harukanaru Jikuu no Kade 3: Izayoiki [Premium Box]JPN US$ 69.90
Harukanaru Jikuu no Kade 3: Izayoiki [Twin Pack]JPN US$ 109.90
Raiden IIIJPN US$ 59.90
RhapsodiaJPN US$ 64.90
SLAI: Steel Lancer InternationalJPN US$ 64.90


Sony PSP™:
Princess CrownJPN US$ 52.90
Princess CrownASIA US$ 49.90
Space Invaders Galaxy BeatJPN US$ 52.90
Space Invaders Galaxy BeatASIA US$ 49.90
Formula One 2005 PortableJPN US$ 52.90
Gundam Battle TacticsJPN US$ 52.90


Game Boy Advance™ / Nintendo DS™:
Kyouryuu Taisen Dino Champ: Saikyou DNA Hakkutsu DaisakusenJPN US$ 48.90
Screw BreakerJPN US$ 39.90

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



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