Advanced sales for Sony Corp.'s 40GB Playstation 3 SKU ranked in top 10 sales at Amazon Japan one week prior to its release in the territory.
The new model, which includes a Blu-ray disc drive, built-in Wi-Fi, a wireless controller, and copy of Spider-Man 3 on Blu-ray disc, ranked at No. 9 on Thurs. morning in the Amazon Japan video games division.
Two PS3 titles rank in the top five in pre-sales at Amazon Japan, including Koei Corp.'s Dynasty Warriors 5 Empires and Capcom Co.'s Devil May Cry 4.