Here's what the Japanese think of Xbox 1...

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User Info: sevenmagg

sevenmagg
3 years ago#11
The Japanese are still primarily gamers who don't play games because of nice/better tech or buy consoles for non gaming features like here in the U.S. Kind of ironic since Japan is always associated with great technology.

User Info: Junpei_Stupei

Junpei_Stupei
3 years ago#12
Here's what the Japanese and I agree upon:



"Television. The NFL. These things seem the biggest, but in Japan, they're totally irrelevant. For Japan, it's totally over. It's at the point where it doesn't matter if this doesn't sell in Japan."

"I gathered that they didn't think about Japan at all."

"Western internet forums are on fire. lol"

"Well, the controller didn't get worse. But, whatever..."

"Put together a presentation for gamers."

"I wonder how Americans are gaming at home. Whenever I'm playing a game, I never feel like I want to watch TV, so the ability to switch between the two makes no sense to me."

"They [Microsoft] are not looking at Sony or Nintendo, but are frantically coming up with countermeasures for Apple and Google."

"And here, I thought they were going put out something with amazingly high specs..."

"They're totally not thinking of Japan...This is worse than the Xbox 360."

"The reaction from foreigners isn't good. On Twitter, it's being trashed."



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I think I bought the wrong console this gen.

User Info: A_Hairy_Waffle

A_Hairy_Waffle
3 years ago#13
They might as well not even release it there.

User Info: scythecam

scythecam
3 years ago#14
Some_Static posted...
NoName999 posted...
Japan relies on the used game market more than America.

Yeah, no chance of the XB1 selling over there. (like there was a chance in the first place)


Is that so? I never knew that.


its because of print runs, only the biggest franchises get decent printings
One-and-Donecos

User Info: Paulf001

Paulf001
3 years ago#15
So they went to the Japanese version of 4chan to get some responses how is that good journalism.

User Info: lovemehate

lovemehate
3 years ago#16
am I the only person who automatically started reading this in my head with a Japanese accent?

User Info: SonyPonyTony

SonyPonyTony
3 years ago#17
It looks like they may not even try to sell in Japan, hard to blame them, I'd rather they just spend their resources in larger markets

User Info: NamcoMuseum2

NamcoMuseum2
3 years ago#18
This thing is going to sell less in Japan than the Atari Jaguar did. And yes, the Atari Jaguar did get released in Japan.

http://www.gamefaqs.com/jaguar/915842-jaguar/images/box-153380
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