Atlus announced that the Xbox 360 version of Persona 4: The Ultimate in Mayonaka Arena [Persona 4 Arena] has lag issues during online combats, the lag was longer than expected. The company is looking to fix the issue and will have a follow-up status later.
Sony announced that Rockstar Games' Grand Theft Auto III and Incognito's War of Monsters will be available on PSN next week as PS2 Classics. Rockstar Games' GTA: Chinatown Wars and The Warriors will also be coming to PS Vita as digital download next week.
Crytek director of creative development Rasmus Hoejengaard said that Crysis 3 is a possibility for Wii U, the studio is researching with Nintendo. He also mentioned that he has some doubts in dual screen setups.
Square Enix mentioned that after the launch of Dragon Quest X on Aug 2 in Japan, there will be weekly quest downloads with story elements, and the game will receive new gameplay elements through updates.
Polyphony Digital producer Kazunori Yamauchi said at the Beijing game show China Joy, that his team has been working on the framework for Gran Turismo 6 after works on GT5 were finished, he is aiming for the adopting the latest technology. Yamauchi will visit the Shanghai Circuit, researching the possibility to use this track in the game.
Yamauchi also mentioned that if they make a Vita version of Gran Turismo, it will have 3G support and have the ability to play anywhere, anytime.
Sega announced its free to play online RPG Phantasy Star Online 2 has over 730,000 registered users since its launch on July 4 in Japan, and at peak time 91513 users were online simultaneously. Sega is looking into brining the game oversea.
Here are some new screenshots of Bandai Namco's Project X Zone, showing even more new characters from Super Robot Taisen OG Saga: Endless Frontier, Fighting Vipers and Rockman Legends.
ImageEpoch released a new preview trailer of the PS3 RPG Tokitowa [Time & Eternity], showing the personality of the protagonist Toki and the theme song Rewind from May J.
Here are the latest Famitsu Console Hardware Sales in Japan for the week of Jul 16 - 22, 3DS sold 44k units, and PS Vita dropped back to 10k this week.....
3DS - 44k
PS3 - 15k
PSP - 13k
Here are the latest Famitsu Console Software Sales in Japan for the week of Jul 16 - 22, Kirby's Dream Collection sold 100k units this week, followed by Rune Factory 4 for 3DS, sold 89k units; Digimon World Re:Digitize sold 73k units....
Kirby's Dream Collection Special Edition (Wii, Nintendo) - 100k