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09. Sep, 2004 15:26 (HKT)

Weekly import update: Biohazard Outbreak: File 2, King of Colosseum II, Dororo, Viewtiful Joe (all PS2™), Silent Hill 4: The Room, Burnout 3: Takedown (Xbox™) & more


The second week of September has been filled up with a couple of real quality releases. It started early last Friday with release of Capcom's PS2™ port of Viewtiful Joe, then followed by Biohazard Outbreak: File 2 (rated 38/40 at Japan's Famitsu and our product of the week), Spike's wrestling game King of Colosseum II as well as Sega's Onimusha alike samurai action adventure Dororo (which is also known as Blood Will Tell outside of Japan).

Further highlights from this week include the 2 Asian Xbox™ releases Silent Hill 4: The Room and Burnout 3: Takedown as well as Sega Toys' Mega Drive Play TV.

Here's a summary of all new titles shipping this week:

PlayStation2™:
  • Biohazard Outbreak: File 2
  • King of Colosseum II
  • Dororo
  • Viewtiful Joe
  • Konohana 4: Yami wo Harau Inori
  • Toudai Shogi: Jouseki Dojo Kanketsuhen
  • Van Helsing
  • Hitman: Silent Assassin (Eidos The Best)

  • Biohazard Outbreak: File #2 Memory Card 8MB


    Xbox™:
  • Silent Hill 4: The Room (English language Asian version)
  • Burnout 3: Takedown (English language Asian version)

    Gameboy Advance™:
  • Bobobobo Bobobo Bakutou Hajike Taisen

    Toys/Misc
  • Mega Drive Play TV
  • Memo Pad in Famicom Hardware Type Case - Model A: Super Mario Bros.
  • Memo Pad in Famicom Hardware Type Case - Model B: Dr. Mario
  • Memo Pad in Famicom Hardware Type Case - Model C: Ice Climber
  • Memo Pad in Famicom Hardware Type Case - Model D: Mario Bros.
  • Memo Pad in Famicom Hardware Type Case - Model E: Zelda



    Looking forward to next week, we are expecting a total of roughly 30 new game releases in Japan, among which the PS2™ releases are once again most dominant. Below is an excerpt of all highlights from next week:

    PlayStation2™:
  • Final Fantasy XI All-In-One Pack 2004
  • Final Fantasy XI: Chains of Promathia Expansion Pack
  • Sengoku Musou Moushouden
  • Spectral Force: Radical Elements
  • Tennis no Oji-Sama: Form the strongest Team
  • Shutokou Battle 01 (PlayStation2 the Best)
  • Super Robot Taisen Alpha 2nd (PlayStation2 the Best)


    Gameboy Advance™:
  • Pokemon Emerald
  • Game Boy Advance SP - Rayquaza Green (110V)

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




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