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This week’s Japanese software sales are as follows:

01. [3DS] Hatsune Miku: Project Mirai 2 – 88,708 / NEW
02. [3DS] Pokemon X/Y – 86,391 / 3,089,129
03. [PS3] Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII – 60,073 / 337,155
04. [WIU] Super Mario 3D World – 39,812 / 139,400
05. [PS3] Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Legends – 35,472 / NEW
06. [PS3] Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag – 35,348 / NEW
07. [PS3] World Soccer Winning Eleven 2014 – 25,166 / 212,844
08. [3DS] One Piece: Unlimited World Red – 24,623 / 108,228
09. [PS3] Super Robot Wars OG Infinite Battle – 22,833 / NEW
10. [3DS] Monster Hunter 4 – 21,969 / 2,981,758
11. [PS3] Call of Duty: Ghosts – 21,217 / 241,100
12. [PSV] God Eater 2 – 20,556 / 325,933
13. [PSP] God Eater 2 – 18,071 / 150,602
14. [PSV] Criminal Girls Invitation – 16,415 / NEW
15. [3DS] Pretty Rhythm Rainbow Live Kirakira My Design – 15,882 / NEW
16. [PS3] Dynasty Warriors 8 incl. Xtreme Legends – 15,094 / NEW
17. [3DS] Aikatsu! Both of my princess – 14,436 / 86,524
18. [3DS] Travelers Rider Senki – 12,031 / NEW
19. [PSV] Dynasty Warriors 8 incl. Xtreme Legends – 11,870 / NEW
20. [PS3] GTA V – 11,676 / 605,046

The latest Japanese hardware sales from Media Create are as follows:

3DS LL – 82,409
Wii U – 28,518
3DS – 25,964
Vita – 20,202
PS3 – 13,311
Vita TV – 5,391
PSP – 4,232
Wii – 588
Xbox 360 – 309

For comparison’s sake, here are the hardware numbers from last week:

3DS LL – 63,709
Vita – 21,044
Wii U – 21,002
3DS – 20,797
PS3 – 12,436
Vita TV – 7,868
PSP – 3,546
Wii – 457
Xbox 360 – 342

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The latest issue of Jump has revealed Bravely Second, a true follow-up to Bravely Default set in the same world. New character “Magnolia” is introduced in the magazine. That’s all we have for now, sadly!

Monster Hunter 4 just keeps on trucking. Capcom announced yet another milestone for the game today, as shipments have surpassed four million copies. That figure includes sales of the downloadable version through download cards and the eShop.

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Nintendo of America is currently meeting with a group of fans at the company’s headquarters as part of an “#ImWithReggie TweetUp” event. It seems that before the gaming demos kicked off, Reggie shared a few words with the attendees. Here’s a roundup of what was said:

– Reggie said Mr. Sakurai might consider adding him to Super Smash Bros. if 100,000 fans sign the petition
– Pokemon X/Y are about equal in terms of sales, but Reggie thinks X will end up selling more
– Reggie: Wii Remote was an innovation that opened up gaming to multiple generations
– Nintendo will continue with some Year of Luigi stuff in 2014
– Reggie says he would have never imagined the Wii Remote when he joined Nintendo
– Reggie: Don’t know what hardware will look like in the future, but our games will make you smile
– Reggie: We’re aware of fan wishes but have to do what’s best for the company
– VGX appearance won’t be recorded; no hints as to what’s in store
– Reggie has a 3DS in each of his back pockets, one of which is the gold XL

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Square Enix has announced its official lineup for Jump Festa 2014. Later this month, the following titles will be playable at the event:

Dragon Quest X
Bravely Default: For the Sequel
Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster
Dragon Quest Monsters 2
Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call
Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix
Dragon Quest VIII
Final Fantasy VI
Gyrozetter

You can find Square Enix’s Jump Festa page here.

Jump Festa 2014 will take place in Japan on December 21 and December 22.

Update: Tweets rolling in. We’ll post them below.

Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime has shared a few photos on the company’s Instagram account which show some of his favorite office items. Take a look below:

Reggie also shared the following clip, giving a look at the Master Sword inside his office:


We have big plans in store for 2014, and I can’t wait to share with you what’s in this folder! #Regginator

This week’s Famitsu review scores are as follows:

Nobunaga no Yabou: Souzou (PS3) – 10/9/9/8 (PS3) – 10/9/9/8
Puzzle & Dragons Z (3DS) – 9/9/9/9
Need for Speed: Rivals (PS3) – 9/8/9/9
Need for Speed: Rivals (360) – 9/8/9/9
Hometown Story (3DS) – 8/7/7/8
Kobito Dukan: Kobito no Fushigi Jikken Set (3DS) – 8/8/7/6