Xbox 360 Has Sold A Million In Japan, PS3 Sold Three Million

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Last we, we broke word that Microsoft would soon reach one million Xbox 360s sold in Japan. By soon, we meant this week, because that's what has been announced today.

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According to sales figures from Famitsu publisher Enterbrain, lifetime sales for the Xbox 360 have crossed the million sold watermark in Japan with 1,001,191 units as of March 29. The Xbox 360 went on sale in Japan on December 10, 2005.

Enterbrain has also released lifetime domestic sales figures for the PS3. The Sony console has sold 3,008,395 units since going on sale November 11, 2006. Wii sales figures were not released, however.

Xbox 360の国内累計販売台数が100台を突破! プレイステーション3は累計300万台に [Famitsu] [Pic]

DISCUSSION

Furysetzer
Furysetzer

So the success of the 360 over there can be attributed to pretty much one game, Tales of Vesperia. What "games" of the PS3 are million dollar sellers over there? Don't tell me that the Japanese are buying it just for Blu Ray sales!