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Submitted by Abriael 364d ago | news

Xbox One in Japan will Coordinate Your Clothes, Teach You Golf and Deliver Your Pizza

Microsoft Japan released a list of the Xbox One apps which will be available at the console’s launch on September 4th. Many of them are similar to the western versions of the console, but some are rather peculiar, and definitely very specific to the Japanese market. (Xbox One)

StealthPandemic  +   364d ago
Xbox One preordered.

Can't wait for my pizza?
Magicite   364d ago | Trolling | show | Replies(4)
zsquaresoff   364d ago | Trolling | show | Replies(1)
aiBreeze  +   364d ago
But will it have games with enough appeal to the Japanese market to sell the consoles? Fingers crossed, Microsoft will invest a little in the Japanese market like they did with the 360. I'd love for a new Chromehounds for example, or maybe even a new Tenchu game seeing as the last one was a 360 exclusive.
Spotie  +   364d ago
That commercial they had last week or so showed they still don't get the market.

Why advertise a bunch of western games that don't appeal to Japanese gamers... in a Japanese commercial?
aiBreeze  +   364d ago
What games did they showcase? Tried youtubing the commercial but no success. Being honest though, other than Sunset Overdrive, I can't think of many games that would appeal to the Japanese.
Lawboy2  +   364d ago
@ aibreeze

From my understanding forza 5 and forza horizon should also do well over there because they love racing games
Bathyj  +   364d ago
If Tenchu goes Xbone exclusive I riot.
MysticStrummer  +   364d ago
I'd love to see an updated Tenchu but I can't say I'd feel a thing if it went to XB1 exclusively.
TheRedButterfly   364d ago | Bad language | show
Epicjo3  +   364d ago
Xbox one is gonna do amazing in japan, Microsoft won't let it's japan market down!
MysticStrummer  +   364d ago
We'll see, but Japan seems to be moving away from consoles and more toward mobile gaming. This has been the case since before the newer consoles were ever released or even revealed. XB1 could sell better there than every other console and still not sell a whole lot.
Half_Minute_Hero  +   364d ago
How will Xbox deliver a pizza to you? I thought that's what delivery guys are for.
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LightDiego  +   364d ago
With Kinect, Xbox One can order a pizza for you, even if you didn't ask for one.
MysticStrummer  +   364d ago
A random pizza commercial might cause Kinect to order pizza.
Jonny5isalive  +   364d ago
your momma was a snowblower
BX81  +   364d ago
Hells yeah short circuit all day!
Kingoftherodeo  +   364d ago
i want that karaoke in the states
KwietStorm  +   364d ago
But will it blend?
Big-finger  +   364d ago
When jrpg like tales and persona are exclusive to the playstation, i really doubt the xbone will get wortwhile jrpg games aside from big names like ff and kingdom hearts. Certain fans will be in denial but the xbone will most likely meet the same fate as the 360.
imXify  +   364d ago
The comments here are stupid. Come on guys, do you even Japan ?

Xbox One will get me a waifu for sure! And finally senpai will notice me <3
poor_cus_of_games  +   364d ago
It delivers pizza? How about it orders pizza. Some machine lol
HaHa_Ostrich  +   364d ago
Is this like a big deal in Japan? To be able to order food from some device?
memots  +   364d ago
they been able to do that with a phone since the 70's ... not sure this is a big deal lol

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