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Submitted by MaideninBlack 1101d ago | news

Ni No Kuni Boast Highest Sell Through Rate Ever In Sweden

Sales of Ni no Kuni breaks a record in one part of the world according to Namco Bandai. (Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch, PS3)

HarryMasonHerpderp  +   1101d ago
Wow.
Well done Level 5!
There's clearly a lot of people that want the old school JRPG back.
Loving this game so far takes me back to a time when JRPGs were at their best.
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Dwalls1171  +   1101d ago
Sweden?
HarryMasonHerpderp  +   1101d ago
Yeh......Sweden.....?
GribbleGrunger  +   1101d ago
You do know that Sweden is bigger than the UK, right? I guess when people announce games selling well in the UK, we should say, UK?
bryam1982  +   1101d ago
Is sweeden in asia? Lol just kidding i love how ibramovich plays
aCasualGamer  +   1101d ago
Get an Atlas or Google earth buddy. Sweden is one of he most technically advanced countries around.

Many innovations come from Sweden.

Happy that here in Sweden, gaming is huge. One of the proudest things of being from here.
knifefight  +   1101d ago
It a country in Europe, next to Norway and Finland.
Ranma1  +   1101d ago
Square Enix minion: Sir, old school JRPG's are selling very well. Ni No Kuni just broke the record.

Yoichi Wada: Impossible, because the fortune teller Pao told me that old school JRPG's had no future !!!

**Pao is the fortune teller who told Yoichi Wada to move the companies headquarters because it will bring good luck...and the idiot did just that, look it up**
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Outside_ofthe_Box  +   1101d ago
double post damn
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Outside_ofthe_Box  +   1101d ago
**Pao is the fortune teller who told Yoichi Wada to move the companies headquarters because it will bring good luck...and the idiot did just that, look it up**

lol
dboyc310  +   1101d ago
This is a great example on how reviews and good word of mouth help it achieve the recognition it deserves. I for one decided to buy it because everyone was saying it was so good. Same thing happened when I decided to purchase Journey last yr.
Sizzon  +   1101d ago
Not surprised, being from Sweden myself, the game is sold out at some places like Webhallen and such. But that's great news!

Awesome or Härligt as you say in Swedish :)
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piroh  +   1101d ago
you have harligt ice-hockey players
LoaMcLoa  +   1101d ago
Härliga*

But that comment was somehow very cute x)
piroh  +   1101d ago
well, i hope i´m not a homo. i just like hockey and NiNoKuni
knifefight  +   1101d ago
This game is Härliga to the max.
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byeGollum  +   1101d ago
Shout out to Level 5!
Lovable  +   1101d ago
Addicting game almost like Persona games
Kran  +   1101d ago
I work in a supermarket chain in the UK and we dont even sell the game :/ its blasphemy i tell you!

Not because we've sold out. We just don't sell it.

DARN YOU MORRISONS. :/
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ArmGunar  +   1101d ago
Good news, already purchased mine :P
DethWish  +   1101d ago
Alot of jrpg fans here in sweden.. im one of them, but i decided not to get ni no kuni until i fulfil a promise i made to myself.. That said, its pretty amazing, especially as sweden is mostly a PC country
ApolloTheBoss  +   1101d ago
60 hours in and CAN'T. STOP. PLAYING. Do I need help?
Relientk77  +   1101d ago
I believe it, I'm just over 50 hours into it
Relientk77  +   1101d ago
Well deserved been playing it every single day the game is amazing, I hope more JRPGs keep coming
Black-Rock-Shooter  +   1101d ago
Awesome deserves it!!!!
I keep going into my local gamestop and it says sold out I checked around to none of them have it in. (¬_¬")

EDIT: I just learned the lesson of pre-ordering.......
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MeatAbstract  +   1101d ago
When I popped into GAME last Friday to pick up a standard edition, I was horrified to find it had sold out. I was just stood in the shop like "Really, a JRPG has completely sold out?" so when I wandered over to another shop they told there was little to no chance of finding one in Town. So I had to order it online where I only just managed to get a copy because most websites it was back-ordered.

Thankfully I have it now and after playing it for some time, I can say the success is completely deserved. If you haven't already, find a copy and play it, it's simply wonderful. Forget nihilistic shooty games, this is pure childhood innocence condensed into a game.
NateCole  +   1101d ago
It's heartwarming,charming,cute all roll in one.
strigoi814  +   1101d ago
Well deserved..well done level 5 and studio ghibli

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