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18. Nov, 2004 19:57 (HKT)

Weekly import update: Naruto: Gekitou Ninja Taisen 3, Mario Party 6, beatmania IIDX 8th Style, Pop'n Music 10, DDR Festival, Metal Slug Advance & a lot more


The third November week has been crowded with a high number of quality releases, keeping our shipping center busy around the clock. The biggest highlight from this week has without question been Tomy's anime based Gamecube™ fighting game Naruto: Gekitou Ninja Taisen 3 (click here for shipping details).

Additional hot movers in this week include Konami's Bemani series update (beatmania IIDX 8th Style, Pop'n Music 10 and DDR Festival Dance Dance Revolution).

Further well selling have been J.League Winning Eleven 8 -Asia Championship- (PS2™), Mario Party 6 (Gamecube™) as well as Metal Slug Advance (Gameboy Advance™).

Below is a summary of all new releases shipping this week. Please note that the remainder of all Beatmania 8 and J.League Winning Eleven 8 are expected to ship within the next few days.

PlayStation2™:
beatmania IIDX 8th StyleJPN US$ 64.90
Detective Conan: Legacy of the Great EmpireJPN US$ 64.90
DDR Festival Dance Dance RevolutionJPN US$ 59.90
DDR Festival Dance Dance Revolution Controller SetJPN US$ 89.90
Hudson Selection Vol. 3: PC Genjin (Hudson the Best)JPN US$ 20.90
Hudson Selection Vol. 4: Takahashi Meijin no Adventure Island (Hudson the Best)JPN US$ 20.90
J.League Winning Eleven 8 -Asia Championship-JPN US$ 64.90
Madden NFL SuperBowl 2005JPN US$ 64.90
Metal Slug 3 (SNK Best Collection)JPN US$ 32.90
Momotaro Dentetsu USAJPN US$ 64.90
Pop'n Music 10JPN US$ 59.90
Pop'n Music 10 [Limited Edition w/ controller]JPN US$ 95.00
The King of Fighters 2000 (SNK Best Collection)JPN US$ 32.90
The Rhapsody of Zephyr (Best Collection)JPN US$ 34.90
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Jungle StormJPN US$ 64.90
Zoids StruggleJPN US$ 64.90



Gamecube™:
Naruto: Gekitou Ninja Taisen 3JPN US$ 59.90
Mario Party 6JPN US$ 54.90
Billy Hatcher & The Giant Egg (Best Price)JPN US$ 28.90
Kaijuu no Shima: Amazing Island (Best Price)JPN US$ 28.90
Sonic Adventure DX (Best Price)JPN US$ 28.90



Gameboy Advance™:
Metal Slug AdvanceJPN US$ 48.90
Dragon Ball Advance AdventureJPN US$ 48.90
Gakuen Alice: DokiDoki Fushigi TaikenJPN US$ 48.90
Finding Nemo: The Continuing AdventuresJPN US$ 48.90



Xbox™:
Blinx 2: Battle of Time and SpaceJPN US$ 48.90
GoldenEye: Rogue AgentASIA US$ 44.90


Video game soundtracks:
Metal Gear Solid 3 Theme Song: Snake Eater [MAXI]JPN US$ 9.90
Phantom Dust - Original SoundtrackJPN US$ 24.90
Game Sound Legend Arrange Series: Speed & WindJPN US$ 27.90
King of Fighters 2003 Arrange Tracks - Consumer VersionJPN US$ 27.90
Hard Luck Original SoundtrackJPN US$ 29.90
Final Fantasy XI: Chains of Promathia Original SoundtrackJPN US$ 19.90
Meshimase Roman Sabou - Original Dama & SoundtrackJPN US$ 27.90



Looking forward to next week, a total of more than 20 new titles is expected to be published in Japan. The biggest Japanese highlight from next week is certainly expected to be Square-Enix's Dragon Quest VIII: Sora to Daichi to Norowareshi Himegimi and the officially licensed Dragon Quest VIII Slime Controller from Hori.

Non Japanese titles include the Korean dancing simulation game Pump it up EXCEED (shipping with Dancing Mat controller) and the US version gamesBaten Kaitos, Viewtiful Joe 2 (both Gamecube™) as well as Metal Gear Solid 3 Snake Eater (PlayStation2™).


Also to be noted, the US Nintendo DS™ model is going to be released in just a few days from now. We will have a full update and news on the weekend.

Not to forget, a detailed preorder list can be found here.



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