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Are Foreign Games Losing Their Stigma in Japan?

Kotaku: For decades, the term "youge" (洋ゲー) or "Western game" was pejorative. In Japanese, "you" (洋) is used to denote Western things, whether that be "Western music" (洋楽) or "Western clothes" (洋服). These words are not pejorative—not like youge has been.

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Godmars2903022d ago

Unless you're playing on a PSP or DS, are there really any Japanese games you can play?

ThePsychoGamer3022d ago (Edited 3022d ago )

here's a small incomplete list Bayonetta, Yakuza 4, Ar Tonelico Qoga, Resident 5,Dead Rising, Lost Planet,Disgaea, DMC, Street Fighter 4, Soul Caliber 4, Final Fantasy XIII, Tales of Vesperia, Demons Souls, and 3D Dot Game Hero.

Godmars2903022d ago (Edited 3022d ago )

And most of the games you list were either meant to appeal to Western playstyles, didn't sell as well as they could have in japan, or in the case of FFXIII, were disappointing.