It’s actually not too different from the way people outside the country get their gaming news, but there are a few local twists.
Yesterday, the biggest game magazine in Japan, Weekly Famitsu, held an awards ceremony. In the past, Hideo Kojima has attended the Famitsu Awards. This year, he did not.
Square Enix is busy readying the PS3 version of Final Fantasy XIV. The Tokyo-based game company doesn’t just working on making sure the PS3 version is up to snuff, but it’s also aiming for it to become the standard for MMORPGs on home consoles.