PlayStation 3 once again became the most sold console in Japan
March 12, 2009, 5:27 pm
Game console PlayStation 3 once again returns the old position at home in Japan. During the period from 22 February to 1 March 2009, the country has sold more than 36, 5 thousand of those consoles. This is significantly higher than the total circulation of Wii and Xbox 360 for the same week. Prefix is also ahead of many portable entertainment systems, including the Nintendo DSi, PSP, DS Lite, as well as the old PlayStation 2. The reason for the increase in demand to play Yakuza 3 (Ryu Ga Gotoku 3), which is exclusive to the platform. Interestingly, the effect on the sales system will release the March action Resident Evil 5, which will also be available on Xbox 360. The most sold console in Japan from 22 February to 1 March 2009:
PlayStation 3 - 36, 513 units;
Nintendo DSi - 35, 827 units;
PSP - 35, 588 units;
Wii - 17, 876 units;
Xbox 360 - 11795 units;
Nintendo DS Lite - 11, 774 units;
PlayStation 2 - 5099 units.
PlayStation 3 begins to gather momentum. This year the station has received a powerful hit Killzone 2. Perhaps, in 2009 all the same console will be able to win many competitors.