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11. Mar, 2010 17:52 (HKT)

Weekly Games Update: Musou: Multi Raid 2, Summon Night Gran-Thesis, Akatsuki no Amaneka to Aoi Kyojin, Hikari no Kiseki, Yakuza 3, RPG Tsukuru, Taiko no Tatsujin & more!



Welcome to this week's Games Update, our weekly summary featuring all new product arrivals from the last seven days. The English version of Final Fantasy XIII is here today, all those who didn't understand Japanese, get this. Besides the stellar fantasy, we have the Shin Sangoku Musou Multiraid 2, Summon Night Gran-Thesis and a lot of best priced games.

To build his infallible empire and lord over the world for eternity, the emperor of Chin dynasty came back from the grave, and its up to the Sangoku heroes to battle the demons he brought back from hell.

To defeat this demon lord, mythological characters such as goddesses and historical warriors join the fray. There are more weapons to collect and skills to unleash, be sure to level up your characters when you fight this boss.

Networking is one huge attraction of the multiraid games, turn on the adhoc mode to invite like-minded gamers to aid you. You can also log into the playstation network to ask people all over the country to join your party (this mode may only work in Japan, however).

The war starts once again, come join.

Shin Sangoku Musou: Multi Raid 2JPN US$ 17.99 1-5d



Summon Night Gran-Thesis: Horobi no Ken to Yakusoku no Kishi (The Sword of Destruction and the Promised Knight) breaks out of the strategy RPG genre and into the action RPG section. Decide on your summoned knight, Lost, the male one, is good with swords and close range combat while Millet, the female, is good with guns.

Depending on who you summoned, the storylines differ. Lost and Millet have different pasts which they forgot the moment they were summoned, take them on your adventures and teach the two what it's like to be a human. At the same time, you have to borrow their powers to save the world.

The newest Summon Night RPG is available on PlayStation2:

Summon Night Gran-Thesis: Horobi no Ken to Yakusoku no KishiJPN US$ 42.99 1w




As the leader of the Pashitei study club, you are to venture into the labyrinths under the capital and dig up historical artifacts. Know what your members are good at. You bring a team into the dungeon during the dig and how you utilize the attack or defense powers of your members during the battles will be vital to your survival.

You can choose to hand in your trophies to the school to get good grades for your club or sell them to the black market to get money. Just remember, you need both good grades and the money to run things smoothly.

Full of comedy and cute girls, this game have its fan service moments. Take part in the fun archaeological adventure.

Cute girls, archaeology and treasure hunting, the game is available on Xbox360™ and Sony PSP™:

Xbox360™
Akatsuki no Amaneka to Aoi KyojinJPN US$ 39.99 1w
Akatsuki no Amaneka to Aoi Kyojin [Limited Edition]JPN N/A sold

Sony PSP™
Akatsuki no Amaneka to Aoi KyojinJPN US$ 18.99 1w
Akatsuki no Amaneka to Aoi Kyojin [Limited Edition]JPN US$ 44.99 1-5d




Bad guys caught pokemon and forced them to do bad deeds in Hikari no Kiseki. You have to stop these people and free the captives with your own tamed pokemon. Call your forces through your pocket badge whenever a battle starts. Besides the bad guys, you can challenge other rangers to see who has a better team.

Become the rising dragon. The legendary yakuza boss Kiryuu took his charge Haruka to Okinawa to find some peace in Yakuza 3, however, their past in Kamuro Cho won't leave them alone. Together, the two have to go back to Tokyo and fight whoever, Yakuza, or politician, who threaten their lives.

"> Create your own game in
">RPG Tsukuru. Pick up your stylus and draw a map, sprinkle monsters and treasure in the dungeon, and you are done. Yet, remember you have to venture into it to win the items. Design your hero, give him some weapons and armor and send them into the dungeon of your own creation.

Taiko no Tatsujin is a family game everybody could enjoy together, from the grandparents to the five year old. Pick up your Nintendo Wii remotes and follow the rhythm. All the taikos in the vicinity are here to challenge you, train your reflexes and sense of rhythm with the list of over 70 pop songs and take them on.

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

Xbox360™
Akatsuki no Amaneka to Aoi KyojinJPN US$ 39.99 1w
Akatsuki no Amaneka to Aoi Kyojin [Limited Edition]JPN N/A sold
Battlefield: Bad Company 2 (Limited Edition)US N/A sold
Blazblue (Platinum Collection)JPN US$ 17.99 1-5d
Dead Rising (Platinum Collection Reprint)JPN N/A sold
Dream Club (Platinum Collection)JPN US$ 19.99 1-5d
Final Fantasy XIIIUS N/A sold
Halo Wars (Platinum Collection)JPN US$ 30.90 1-2w
Lips Party ClassicsUS N/A sold
Lost Planet: Colonies (Platinum Collection)JPN US$ 17.90 1-2w
Otomedius Gorgeous (Platinum Collection)JPN N/A sold
Red Seeds ProfileJPN US$ 80.90 1-2w
Superstars V8 Next ChallengeASIA N/A sold


PlayStation3™
Battlefield: Bad Company 2JPNUS$ 68.901-2w
Battlefield: Bad Company 2 [Limited Edition]USN/Asold
BlazBlue (Arc System Works Best Selection)JPNUS$ 34.901w
Final Fantasy XIIIUSN/Asold
Final Fantasy XIII (English language Version)ASIAN/Asold
Initial D Extreme Stage (PlayStation3 the Best)JPNN/Asold
Lost Planet: Extreme Condition [PlayStation 3 the Best Version]JPNUS$ 17.991-5d
MLB 10 The ShowUSUS$ 14.991-2w
Red Seeds ProfileJPNN/Asold
Resident Evil 5: Gold EditionASIAN/Asold
Superstars V8 Next ChallengeASIAUS$ 15.991-5d
Yakuza 3ASIAN/Asold

    


Nintendo™ Wii

Alice in WonderlandUSUS$ 17.991-2w
Racquet SportsUSUS$ 47.995-15d
Taiko no Tatsujin WiiJPNUS$ 65.991w

   

PlayStation2™
MLB 10 The ShowUSUS$ 34.905-15d
S.Y.K. RenshoudenJPNUS$ 26.991-5d
S.Y.K. Twin PackJPNN/Asold
Summon Night Gran-Thesis: Horobi no Ken to Yakusoku no KishiJPNUS$ 42.991w

    

Nintendo DS™
Cooking Mama 2 (Dream Age Collection Best)JPNUS$ 32.991w
Gakken Europa 4: Kokugo Sanmai DSJPNUS$ 44.901w
Pokemon Ranger: Hikari no KisekiJPNUS$ 23.991-5d
RPG Tsukuru DS <div class="ext ext_"></div>JPNN/Asold
Seventh Dragon (Low-Price)JPNN/Asold
Steve Soresi no Business Eikaiwa PeraPera DS TrainingJPNUS$ 40.991-5d
Steve Soresi no Eikaiwa PeraPera DS TrainingJPNUS$ 44.901w

    

Sony PSP™
Akatsuki no Amaneka to Aoi KyojinJPNUS$ 18.991w
Akatsuki no Amaneka to Aoi Kyojin [Limited Edition]JPNUS$ 44.991-5d
Battle Spirits: Hero's SoulASIAN/Asold
Battle Spirits: Hero's SoulJPNUS$ 54.901w
Fat Princess: Fistful of Cake (Chinese Version)ASIAN/Asold
Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown WarsJPNN/Asold
MLB 10 The ShowUSUS$ 29.991-2w
Shin Sangoku Musou: Multi Raid 2JPNUS$ 17.991-5d
The Eye of Judgment LegendsASIAN/Asold
Yuusha no Kuse ni Namaikida Or 3DJPNUS$ 47.901w
Zettai Hero Kaizou KeikakuJPNN/Asold
Zettai Hero Kaizou Keikaku [Limited Edition]JPNUS$ 64.991-5d

    

PC Games
Alice in Wonderland (DVD-ROM)ASIAN/Asold
Battlefield: Bad Company 2 [Limited Edition] (DVD-ROM)USN/Asold
S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat (Collector's Edition) (DVD-ROM)USN/Asold
Superstars V8 Next Challenge (DVD-ROM)ASIAUS$ 16.9924h
Supreme Commander 2 (DVD-ROM)ASIAUS$ 34.905-15d
Supreme Commander 2 (DVD-ROM)USUS$ 24.905-15d

    


Video Game related Music
Magicarat Radiant Original SoundtrackJPNUS$ 27.905-15d

 

Game Guides and Magazines
Final Fantasy XIII Collector's Edition Prima GuideUSN/Asold
Final Fantasy XIII Prima GuideUSUS$ 24.991-2w
Monster Hunter 2010 Divinatory BookJPNUS$ 5.9924h
Weekly Famitsu No. 1109 (2010 03/25)JPNN/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™
God of War IIIASIA N/A
God of War IIIUS N/A
Ryu ga Gotoku 4 Densetsu wo TsugumonoJPN N/A

Nintendo DS™
Pokemon Heart GoldUS N/A
Pokemon SoulSilver VersionUS N/A


Sony PSP™
Gundam Assault SurviveJPN US$ 31.99
Gundam Assault SurviveASIA US$ 59.90
Ys I & II Seven SetJPN N/A




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