Dofuss says: "It hasn't escaped anyone's attention that over the last five weeks in Japan the 360 has been outselling PS3. After failure to penetrate Japan since the Xbox launched in 2002 suddenly they are gaining momentum.
Three factors are allowing Microsoft to continue to ride this perfect storm. First the Xbox is now half the price of PS3. Add to this the recent Square-Enix releases and we see a machine that allows Japanese gamers to enjoy the games they want at a bargain price.