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16. Sep, 2004 15:59 (HKT)

Weekly import update: Around 30 new titles shipping including Pokemon Emerald, Final Fantasy XI: Chains of Promathia, Sengoku Musou Moushouden and a lot more


The third September week has been the busiest week of the month, at least considering the quantity of new titles published in Japan. As usually, there have been a lot of new and old PS2™ titles published, along with a few Gameboy Advance™ and Dreamcast™ titles.

The hottest mover in this week has been Square-Enix's MMORPG FFXI: Chains of Promathia Expansion Pack (available for Windows PC as well as PS2™ users), followed by KOEI's action adventure Sengoku Musou Moushouden, Konami's anime based tennis game Tennis no Oji-Sama: Form the strongest Team, Idea Factory's Spectral Force: Radical Elements (all for PS2™) and of course Nintendo's Pokemon Emerald (for Gameboy Advance™).

As usually, below is a summary of all new releases from this week:

PlayStation2™:
  • Final Fantasy XI: Chains of Promathia Expansion Pack
  • Final Fantasy XI All-In-One Pack 2004
  • Sengoku Musou Moushouden
  • Sengoku Musou Moushouden [Treasure Box]
  • Sengoku Musou + Sengoku Musou Moushouden Premium Pack
  • Spectral Force: Radical Elements
  • Spectral Force: Radical Elements [Limited Edition]
  • Tennis no Oji-Sama: Form the strongest Team
  • Pro Yakyuu Spirits 2004 Climax
  • Angelique Etoile
  • Angelique Etoile [Premium Box]
  • Kowloon Youma Gakuen Ki
  • Kowloon Youma Gakuen Ki [Deluxe Pack]
  • Usagi: Yasei no Topai - THE ARCADE Yamashiro Mahjong-Hen
  • Shutokou Battle 01 (PlayStation2 the Best)
  • Super Robot Taisen Alpha 2nd (PlayStation2 the Best)
  • Zettai Zetsumei Toshi (PlayStation2 the Best)
  • Ace Combat 04: Shattered Skies (PlayStation2 the Best)
  • Tengai Makyou 2: Manjimaru (PlayStation2 the Best)
  • Wild Arms: Alter Code F (PlayStation2 the Best)
  • Dragonball Z: Budokai (PlayStation2 the Best)
  • Dragon Ball Z: Budokai 2 (PlayStation2 the Best)
  • Star Wars: Jango Fett (EA Best Hits)
  • Star Wars: Starfighter (EA Best Hits)
  • James Bond 007: Everything or Nothing (EA Best Hits)
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (EA Best Hits)


  • Angelique Etoile Memory Card 8MB
  • Anashin 2 Turbo Controller - silver
  • Anashin 2 Turbo Controller - black
  • Anashin 2 Turbo Controller - white
  • Anashin 2 Turbo Controller - red
  • Anashin 2 Turbo Controller - blue


    Gameboy Advance™/Gamecube™:
  • Pokemon Emerald
  • Game Boy Advance SP - Rayquaza Green (in stock early next week)
  • Pokemon: Fire Red (US version)
  • Pokemon: Leaf Green (US version)
  • WWE Day of Reckoning (US version)


    Dreamcast™:
  • LIEN

    Windows PC:
  • Final Fantasy XI: Chains of Promathia Expansion Pack
  • Final Fantasy XI All-In-One Pack 2004

    Toys/Misc:
  • Nintendo MD Case - Model A: Family Computer
  • Nintendo MD Case - Model B: Family Computer Disk System
  • Vana 'diel Clock (restock)



    Looking forward to next week, we are expecting a total of almost 20 new titles to be released in Japan, including quite a few interesting games. Below you can find a small excerpt of coming week's highlights:

    PlayStation2™:
  • Formula One 2004
  • Full Metal Alchemist 2: Akaki Elixir no Akuma
  • Kengo 3
  • Metal Slug 4
  • Sakura Taisen V Episode 0: Samurai Girl of Wild
  • Tales of Symphonia

    Others:
  • Phantom Dust
  • Advance Guardian Heroes
  • Weekly Famitsu Capcom Special Issue No. 10/29
    (with playable Biohazard 4 demo)




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