Media Create Sales: 05/18 - 05/24

Japan: 360's Mass Effect has debuted #3 in Japan, a decent showing for the western title, but there were no PS3 titles in the top 30 for the week.

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03. [360] Mass Effect (Microsoft) 17,000 / NEW
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PantherLotus3221d ago

Pretty impressed with Mass Effect, considering it's a western game on a western system in Japan. The zero PS3 games in the top 30 in Japan thing is honestly shocking. What the hell is going on over there?!

What's next, a Japanese NBA team?

Product3221d ago

wow didn't think Mass would do that well in Japan

PantherLotus3221d ago

It's impossible to predict how western titles will do. I would point to the fact that it really only sold 17k in its first week, which is in line with Fallout 3 IIRC.

Nothing huge, but still decent.

Forrest Gump3221d ago

This must mean Microsoft have won Japan.

PantherLotus3221d ago

I know you're attempting sarcasm, but I think the point was to contrast the relative success of a single title, not disparage the PS3.

Unless that hurts people's feelings, which I'm completely in support of.