Punch Jump Week Recap. Stories include:
Sales for Sony Corp.'s Playstation 3 stayed below competitors in the latest Japan retail sales data. The PS3 ranked No. 5 in overall sales.
Sales for Resistance 2 heated up this week at retail. The first-person sequel will be released in the U.S. in Nov.
Microsoft Corp. this week released a new Gears of War 2 documentary to Xbox Live. The program showcases behind-the-scenes development of the sequel.
Microsoft this week said that Xbox Live users voted to elect Senator Barack Obama over Senator John McCain in an unofficial poll conducted on the online service.
Sales for Nintendo Co.'s Wii pulled away from the Xbox 360 in Japan following a tight retail race. Wii ranked as the No. 2 best-selling hardware in the territory for the week.
Nintendo this week released a new wave of titles to the WiiWare and Virtual Console divisions of the Wii. New offerings include Mega Man 9, Super Dodge Ball, and Vectorman.