Sony PS3 for the first time in 16 months went around the Wii in Japan
April 8, 2009, 9:30 am
For the first time in sixteen months of PlayStation 3 game console went around sales in Japan, its main competitor - Nintendo Wii. According to the source, following the March PS3 has become the most sold console at home, thanks in large part to support the emergence of new interesting games from Sega Sammy and Capcom. In the five weeks in Japan, has sold 146, 948 prefixes PS3, while Wii figures look much more modest - just 99, 335. Even worse for the local market of a product Microsoft - Xbox 360 bought a 43, 172-user. Such data led the famous Japanese magazine Enterbrain, specializing in video games and computer entertainment. The newest version of game Ryu Ga Gotoku 3 of Sega Sammy, and Resident Evil 5 from Capcom along with device Sony took leading positions in sales of game software industry - respectively the first and second place. Nevertheless, despite the successes PS3, experts skeptical about the ability to move with the Wii the first place in the global market. Most software developers software is currently focused on working with the platform Nintendo.