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17. Sep, 2009 17:31 (HKT)

Weekly Games Update: Find your battlefield - Pokemon Heart Gold. Soul Silver, ToV PS3, Beatles, WET, SaGa 2, Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2, Reborn - Spirits Burst, Scribblenauts & much much more!



Welcome to this week's Games Update, our weekly summary featuring all new product arrivals from the last seven days. Waves and waves of games have washed into our warehouse. The first two games to cause a flood are Pokemon Heart Gold and Soul Silver, then there are Tales of Vesperia, Beatles: Rock Band and WET.

Released in 1990, the SaGa series amazed the gaming community with its unique world view and fun gaming system. Now, almost 20 years later, the game is being remade into SaGa 2 Goddess of Destiny and released onto the Nintendo DS.

The enchanting concept behind the game remains, with new graphics, music and gameplay elements, the treasure hunt is once again ready to take gamers away on a fantastic journey. Decorate your DS with the Accessory Set while you are at it. Can't have your portal to your journey scratched, right?

Pokemon Heart Gold and Soul Silver carries on the Pokemon legend. The bad guys are back and the Pokemon are in danger. Capture these loveable little characters and train them to fight back. With the pokemon walker, you can take your partners out of the game world and train them as you go jogging.

WET and Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2 are here for those who crave action. Become the beautiful problem fixer Rubi who got herself into a huge mess which may cost her her life. Unite the super heroes of Marvel and fight against each other.

Addicted to fights? Get your copy of Hitman Reborn - Spirits Burst or make your cards go to battles for you in Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's Tag Force 4. There are several unique ways of combatting, Be sure to try out to find your very own style and battle ground.

Drop your supernatural abilities for a while and take a dose of magic. Join Adol on his adventure in Ys Seven, the disgraced knight Yuri on his way to redemption in Tales of Vesperia and the demon king Aaron on his quest to save his new kingdom, yet again from mysterious sources in Tears to Tiara Avalon no Nazo.

Travel into the dark depths of Disgaea and attend school with Raspberyl. Developers have grouped together the downloadable chapters from PlayStation network to form this append disk. If you have the game disk and the save file, be sure to try out this new school room adventure.

"> Realize your dream to become a star. You can become part of the quintessential band in rock history, the Beatles! Let nostalgia take over and play your favourite tune. Try go on stage as a teen idol in
">IdolMaster Dearly Stars. You don't have to stay in the background this time as the producer, you are the star!

Still feeling the music in your veins? Let it all out on the new Korg-DS 10 Plus, compose music on the go and share it with your friends. What you could do with Korg-DS 10, its predecessor, you can do double with this Plus edition.

Travel the world at breakneck speed. Dirt 2 and Need for Speed Shift has all the newest cars and newest controls. See how the world blurs into lines of light. Go to all the roughest locations and participate in all the off the road racing in Dirt 2 and set your driver profile in Shift to unlock your car's full potential.

Cultivate your creativity and problem solving skills. Write a noun on the touch screen and Scribblenauts will bring it to life for you, make use of your new tools in your adventures. Last, but not least, Last Hope is back with new upgrades and Pink Bullets, go dig your Dreamcast from your attic and plug it in again.

Here is a summary of all the games that came out within the last seven days, followed by and excerpt of games coming next week that are expected to be hot.

Xbox360™
Capcom Triple Pack - Dead Rising, Lost Planet: Extreme Condition Colonies Edition, Devil May Cry 4 (Platinum Hits)US N/A sold
Cloudy with a Chance of MeatballsASIA N/A sold
Dirt 2ASIA N/A sold
Dirt 2US N/A sold
FuelJPN US$ 22.90 1-2w
Heroes Over EuropeUS N/A sold
Heroes Over EuropeASIA N/A sold
Left 4 Dead (Platinum Collection)JPN US$ 57.99 1w
Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2ASIA N/A sold
Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2US N/A sold
Mini NinjasASIA N/A sold
NHL 2K10US US$ 58.99 1-2w
Need for Speed ShiftASIA N/A sold
Raiden IV [Limited Edition]US N/A sold
Terminator: SalvationJPN US$ 42.99 1w
The Beatles: Rock BandUS US$ 33.99 1-2w
Velvet AssassinJPN US$ 17.90 1-2w
WETASIA N/A sold

Xbox360™ Accessory
Logitech Wireless Guitar Controller N/A sold


PlayStation3™
Cloudy with a Chance of MeatballsASIA N/A sold
Dirt 2ASIA N/A sold
Dirt 2US N/A sold
FuelJPN US$ 28.90 1-2w
Heroes Over EuropeASIA US$ 59.90 5-15d
Heroes Over EuropeUS N/A sold
LittleBigPlanet (Game of the Year Edition)US N/A sold
Makai Senki Disgaea 3 Append Disc: Raspberyl-hen Hajime MashitaJPN US$ 17.99 1-2w
Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2ASIA N/A sold
Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2US N/A sold
Mini NinjasASIA N/A sold
NHL 2K10US US$ 33.90 1-2w
Need for Speed ShiftASIA N/A sold
SuperCar ChallengeASIA N/A sold
Tales of VesperiaASIA N/A sold
Tales of VesperiaJPN N/A sold
Tears to Tiara Gaiden: Avalon no NazoASIA N/A sold
Tears to Tiara Gaiden: Avalon no NazoJPN US$ 18.69 24h
Tears to Tiara Gaiden: Avalon no Nazo [Limited Edition]ASIA N/A sold
Tears to Tiara Gaiden: Avalon no Nazo [Limited Edition]JPN US$ 74.99 1-5d
Terminator: SalvationJPN US$ 65.99 1-2w
The Beatles: Rock BandUS US$ 29.99 1-2w
Tornado OutbreakASIA US$ 16.99 2-4d
WETJPN US$ 48.99 1-2w
WETASIA N/A sold


Nintendo Wii™
Dirt 2US US$ 49.99 1-2w
Forever Blue 2: Beautiful OceanJPN US$ 96.90 1w
House of the Dead: OverkillJPN US$ 86.99 1-5d
House of the Dead: Overkill (w/ Wii Zapper)JPN N/A sold
Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2US N/A sold
The Beatles: Rock BandUS US$ 24.99 1-2w
Wii MotionPlus (Black)JPN N/A sold


PlayStation2™
Biohazard Code: Veronica + Biohazard 4 (Value Pack)JPN N/A sold
Bully: Scholarship Edition (Best of Bethesda)JPN US$ 34.90 1w
Canvas 3: Tanshoku no PastelJPN US$ 56.99 1w
Canvas 3: Tanshoku no Pastel [Limited Edition]JPN US$ 65.99 1-5d
Hachi-One DiverJPN US$ 35.99 1w
Jigoku Shoujo MioyosugaJPN US$ 68.90 1w
Jigoku Shoujo Mioyosuga [Limited Edition]JPN N/A sold
Logitech Wireless Guitar Controller N/A sold
Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2US US$ 31.99 1-2w
NHL 2K10US US$ 24.90 5-15d
Sengoku Basara X (Best Price)JPN US$ 19.99 1w
Zero no Tsukai: Maigo no Period to Ikusen no Symphony (Best Collection)JPN US$ 35.99 1-5d


Nintendo DS™
Ant NationUS N/A sold
Clash King V201JPN US$ 44.90 1w
Dirt 2US US$ 30.99 1-2w
KORG DS-10 Plus <div class="ext ext_"></div>JPN N/A sold
KORG DS-10 Plus [Limited Edition] <div class="ext ext_"></div>JPN N/A sold
Kintaihi Shounen no Jiken: Kyakusen Eris-Gou no SangekiJPN US$ 24.99 1w
Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2US US$ 24.90 1-2w
Motto! Hamster to Rasou: Akachan ga Umare TayouJPN N/A sold
Ookami to Koushinryou: Omiowataru KazeJPN US$ 32.99 1-5d
Ookami to Koushinryou: Omiowataru Kaze [Limited Edition]JPN US$ 117.99 1-5d
Pokemon Heart GoldJPN US$ 149.99 1w
Pokemon Soul SilverJPN US$ 199.99 1w
SaGa 2: Hihou Densetsu - Goddess of DestinyJPN US$ 44.99 1w
ScribblenautsUS US$ 19.99 1-2w
The Idolm@ster: Dearly Stars <div class="ext ext_"></div>JPN US$ 74.99 1w


Sony PSP™
428: Fuusa Sareta Shibuya deJPN N/A sold
Amagoushi no Yakata Portable: Ichiyagi Wa, Saisho no JunanJPN US$ 54.90 1w
Dirt 2US N/A sold
Disgaea 2: Dark Hero DaysUS N/A sold
Ikkitousen: Eloquent Fist (Best Collection)JPN N/A sold
Irregular Hunter X + Rockman Rockman (Value Pack)JPN US$ 64.99 1w
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu Portable 4JPN US$ 52.90 1w
Katekyoo Hitman Reborn! Battle Arena 2 - Spirits BurstJPN N/A sold
Macross Ace Frontier (PSP the Best)JPN US$ 23.99 1w
Memories Off #5: EncoreJPN N/A sold
Memories Off #5: Encore [Limited Edition]JPN N/A sold
Memories Off: Sorekara AgainJPN N/A sold
Memories Off: Sorekara Again [Limited Edition]JPN N/A sold
Need for Speed: ShiftASIA US$ 42.90 5-15d
Taikou Risshiden VJPN US$ 93.99 1w
Tantei Jinguuji Saburo: Hai to DiamondJPN US$ 33.99 1-2w
Ys SevenJPN N/A sold
Ys Seven [Limited Edition]JPN US$ 84.99 1w
Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's Tag Force 4ASIA US$ 49.90 5-15d
Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's Tag Force 4JPN N/A sold


PC Games
Batman: Arkham Asylum (DVD-ROM)US N/A sold
Batman: Arkham Asylum (DVD-ROM)ASIA N/A sold
Championship Manager 2010 (DVD-ROM)ASIA N/A sold
Dawn of Magic 2 (DVD-ROM)ASIA N/A sold
Heroes Over Europe (DVD-ROM)ASIA US$ 47.90 1-5d
Mini Ninjas (DVD-ROM)ASIA US$ 29.90 5-15d
Red Faction: Guerrilla (DVD-ROM)ASIA US$ 2.99 24h
Resident Evil 5 (DVD-ROM)ASIA N/A sold
Section 8 (DVD-ROM)ASIA US$ 19.99 24h


Game Books and Guides
Dragon Quest IX Official Guide Book Vol.2JPN US$ 23.90 5-15d
Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story: Prima Official Game GuideUS N/A sold
SaGa Series 20th Anniversary Saga ChronicleJPN N/A sold
Scribblenauts: Prima Official GuideUS N/A sold
Weekly Famitsu No. 1084 (2009 09/24)JPN N/A sold
Weekly Famitsu No. 1085 (2009 10/01)JPN N/A sold


Video Game related Soundtracks
Best Album Neo Romance Honey - Kyun To Shitai Toki NiJPN US$ 20.90 24h
Best Album Neo Romance Honey - Refresh Shitai Toki NiJPN US$ 20.90 5-15d
Final Fantasy VII Advent Children Complete Reunion TracksJPN US$ 29.99 5-15d
Ishin Denshin - Itsuka Kitto Dakara Kitto (Natsuiro Penguin Intro Theme) (~Miyuki Hashimoto)JPN US$ 13.90 5-15d
Marie Works Best Jump Up (~Marie)JPN US$ 29.90 5-15d
Monster Hunter 3 Original SoundtrackJPN N/A sold
Neo Romance Honey - Doki Doki Shitai Toki NiJPN US$ 20.90 5-15d
Neo Romance My Favorite - Berry Blue - Best Album Neo Romance Honey - Nakitai Toki NiJPN US$ 20.90 5-15d
Pop'n Music 17 The Movie Original SoundtrackJPN US$ 27.90 5-15d
Raindrops (~Nekomata Master)JPN US$ 35.99 5-15d
The Epic of Zektbach - Ristaccia [CD+DVD] (~Zektbach)JPN US$ 27.90 1w
Vitamin Z Original Drama CD Part.1 (~Kenn, Tomoaki Maeno, Tsubasa Yonaga)JPN US$ 29.90 5-15d


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™
Halo 3: ODSTASIA N/A
Halo 3: ODSTJPN US$ 20.99

PlayStation3™
Katamari ForeverASIA N/A



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