And Nintendo is still the top publisher in the country.
The Wii U is facing a game drought in Japan over the next few months.
Famitsu reveals that sales in Japan for handheld and console games have reached the lowest point they've ever been.
The latest Japanese commercial for Super Smash Bros. focuses on the brand new Mii Fighters.
Hyrule Warriors sold just 57% of its stock on the first week of availability in Japan.
Nintendo embraces the Luigi Death Stare in the latest Japanese commercial for Mario kart 8.
The Wii U will soon be able to take digital payments using its NFC chip in Japan.
Nintendo has released a Nintendo DS game on the Wii u virtual console.
Nintendo is teaming up with Mercedes for a unique promotion between luxury car and video game in Japan.
Here's a look at this week's numbers from Japan, where the Wii U has taken sixth spot behind the Nintendo 3DS and Sony's consoles.
A new peripheral being released in Japan turns the GamePad into a standard racing wheel.
A good 11.4gb download size awaits those who will be purchasing digital copies.
Here's a look at the 20 most wanted titles according to Famitsu readers.
Two new limited edition Nintendo 3DS XL colors have been announced for Japan, featuring colored buttons.
Nintendo is no longer producing or distributing the original Wii console in Japan.
Nintendo's Club Nintendo service in Japan was hacked, with thousands of user's personal information potentially stolen.
Atlus could be facing problems as its parent company prepares to file bankruptcy.