updated - October 18, 2019 Friday EDT
Nintendo is gunning big this 2015 as the Japanese game titan revealed this week the new game titles that the company hopes will position it to growth trajectory. Heading the pack is the popular Dr. Mario: Miracle Cure that will debut in time for the E3 2015.
Higher global demand led to the increase in Japanese exports in October, its fastest growth rate in eight months. This could help the struggling country make a comeback after facing an unexpected recession.
Individual parts for Sony’s Playstation 4 are now on sale in Japan for local gamers. Owners of the PS4 can buy different components, such as HDD bay covers, power cords, HDD bay brackets and screw sets.
Japanese scientists have found that a cherry tree, which started as a pit that was launched into space for an education experiment, has grown five years ahead of trees on Earth. Botanists say that it takes almost 10 years after a cherry tree sprouts before it begins to produce buds.
Sony’s PlayStation 4 has sold 322,083 consoles in two days in Japan after being released on Feb. 22. The console surpassed its predecessor, the PlayStation 3, which sold 88,443 consoles in the same amount of time in 2006.