MGS4, Jakuza3, Disgaea3, DMC4, WKS, FFXIII, GT5, Tekken6, Soul Calibur4, Eternal Sonata, Lost Planet, Armored Core, Tales of Vesperia, Star Ocean4/RE5(maybe 2009), Naruto, Silent Hill 5, Last Remnant, AC6, Valkyrie, KH3(ps3/wii) and etc.
THAT is how many japanese oriented games expected to come in 2008 on PS3. And THESE are only announced in developement.
Now compare THAT to 2007 japanese oriented games.
Japan alone could make around 80k weekly outselling with spikes durign BIG games releases.
All, it`s needed, ps3 to outsel x360 with combined usa/europe numbers. =]
100k = 70 weeks.
Every 5 seconds on earth one child dies from hunger...
2009.04.30 - PS3 will OUTSELL x360 atleast by the middle of 2010. Japan+Europe > NA.
Gran Turismo 3 - 1,06 mln. in 3 weeks with around 4 mln. PS2 on the launch.
Gran Turismo 4 - 1,16 mln. with 18 mln. PS2 on the launch.
Final Fantasy X - around 2 mln. with 5 mln. PS2 on the launch.
Final Fantasy X-2 - 2.4 mln. with 12 mln. PS2 on the launch.
1.8 mln. PS3 today(2008.01.17) in Japan. Now(2009.04.30) 3.16 mln. PS3 were sold in Japan.
PS3 will reach 4 mln. in Japan by the end of 2009 with average weekly sales 25k.
PS3 may reach 5 mln. in Japan by the end of 2009 with average weekly sales 50k.
PS2 2001 vs PS3 2008 sales numbers =) + New games released in Japan by 2009 that passed 100k so far