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Golden Week PSN Sale

It's a golden time for Sony's Golden Week 2016 PlayStation sale

Try Gravity Rush, Yakuza, and Suikoden!
Apr 27
// Josh Tolentino
If you have an interest in cool Japanese things - and I'd wager you do, having visited this site and all - you might be aware that Golden Week, that most anticipated cluster of Japanese holidays, begins tomorrow, on April 29t...
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Trails in the Sky

Rejoice: Trails in the Sky the 3rd crosses the pond

Our prayers have been answered
Mar 11
// Salvador G Rodiles
For a second, I wasn't sure if XSEED's tweet about a priest and a nun was important since they might've been in the mood to tell a great joke. Lo and behold, this statement had a higher purpose as the company announced t...
Square Enix sale photo
Square Enix sale

Square Enix's Steam sale chops chunks off Final Fantasy and more

Lightning Returns....for fat bargains!
Mar 04
// Josh Tolentino
It's no surprise that here at Japanator we're into Japanese games, but we're also into saving a bit of money while getting them, which makes Square Enix's Publisher Weekend sale on Steam quite relevant to both of those intere...
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Video Game Music

Rejoice, video game music fans: Scarlet Moon Records is having a special sale

Corgis not included
Nov 29
// Salvador G Rodiles
[Disclosure: Jayson and Dale wrote for Japanator. No relationships, personal, or professional, were factored into this news post.] If there's one thing that's annoying about this time of the year, it's that we have to deal wi...

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Golden Week Sale!

Celebrate Golden Week with great discounts on PSN!

Japanese Games and Movies on sale!
Apr 29
// Red Veron
It's Golden Week once again and the Playstation Network is here again with some discounts on Japan-inspired games and movies! I've been waiting for these games for a few of these games to go on sale since I love Japanese game...
Vita Birthday Sale photo
Vita Birthday Sale

Celebrate the Vita's birthday with some great Japanese games

Also check out some of my sale picks below
Feb 24
// Red Veron
It's been three years since the Playstation Vita came out and the little handheld has survived with a great stable of Japanese games. Those who own the Vita or want to get a Vita are now in for a treat with a great sale featu...
Steam sale photo
Steam sale

PSA: Anime is the name of Steam's weekend game sale

Now with more amorous avians!
Jan 09
// Josh Tolentino
Of all the geeky trends people took note of in 2014, one of the least appreciated is the Japanese gaming industry's growing embrace of indie development and global digital distribution. Sure, it's been happening for the last ...
MangaGamer sale photo
MangaGamer sale

Celebrate Moe Day with MangaGamer!

Also, it's Moe Day!
Oct 10
// Josh Tolentino
October 10th is a special day for fans of moe and puns, because today is Moe Day! Why, you ask? Well, the Kanji characters for "October 10th" (十月十日) just so happen to line up just right to spell th...
PSN Sale photo
PSN Sale

PSA: Dragon's Crown free, more discounts on PSN Sale

Get them while they're hot
Aug 08
// Josh Tolentino
It's not every day that you can get a bunch of good deals on a cool games, and that day has come if you're the type to buy things on PlayStation platforms. Both versions of Atlus' excellent Dragon's Crown are free to members ...
Shin Megami Tensei photo
Shin Megami Tensei

Atlus outs Shin Megami Tensei: Nocturne, discounts classics

An old classic goes digital again
May 07
// Josh Tolentino
I know a lot of folks loved Shin Megami Tensei: Nocturne. I know a fair few who think it's the best MegaTen game of all time, and it was Nocturne's unique look and balls-hard difficulty that helped pave the way for Atlus...
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Sony unleashes JRPG sale on PSN for Golden Week

It's a digital fire sale!
Apr 29
// Pedro Cortes
April 29 is the beginning of Golden Week, a series of holiday over the course of several days that's been converted into a sort of national spring break. In order to celebrate it this year, Sony is discounting a ton of Japane...
PSN sale photo
PSN sale

PSA: PlayStation 99-cent weekend is on, get Tokyo Jungle now

Apr 18
// Josh Tolentino
Doing something this Easter weekend? Well delay that, because you may want to check out the PlayStation Network store's new 99-cent flash sale, which puts a buttload of games on sale of just short of a dollar. The list is a m...
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Right Stuf

Save big with the latest sale at Right Stuf

Pick over the drawn & quartered corpse of ADV!
Feb 24
// Pedro Cortes
Hark, what is that sound? That's the sound of money not flooding out of your wallet. It's a sound that comes with sales, like the one currently going on at the RightStuf. The retailer's current big sale features titles from M...
Perfect Square manga photo
Perfect Square manga

Perfect Square launches limited time digital manga sale

Cheap manga is the best manga
Feb 20
// Kristina Pino
Take advantage of a sale on digital manga being offered by VIZ Media's all-ages imprint Perfect Square, running now until February 28th. Titles such as Hello Kitty: Delicious! (reviewed), Uglydoll: Eat Dat!, and all of their ...
Manga sale photo
Manga sale

Yaoi imprint SuBLime celebrates its anniversary

50% off select bundles for a limited time
Jan 18
// Tim Sheehy
If you're big on boys love, or just feel the occasional urge to stock up on some yaoi, Viz Media has got you covered. Their specialized Yaoi-centric manga imprint, SuBLime -- oh, the BL is capitalized... I see what they did t...
VIZ Manga photo
VIZ Manga

VIZ Media announce a big sale and some new additions

Sales are always a good thing
Dec 18
// Kristina Pino
Viz Media have announced that from now through January 15th, all of the manga titles purchasable at Viz Manga (or on the VIZ Manga app) are 20% off. This includes such titles as Naruto and One Piece, Hana Kimi, Magi, Honey an...
Fire Emblem photo
Fire Emblem

Grab Fire Emblem: Awakening for only $15

Best Buy brings the sword and slices the prices!
Dec 05
// Ben Huber
Briefly: here's a great Nintendo 3DS deal you should jump on ASAP! Best Buy has the excellent Fire Emblem: Awakening for only $14.99 on their online shop. As of this writing, their online stock has sold out, but you can still...
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Save up to 55% off select Studio Ghibli titles on Amazon

Spirited Away, My Neighbor Totoro and more
Dec 01
// Tim Sheehy
It's still Black Friday weekend, and with Cyber Monday right around the corner, there's plenty of savings to go around. While most consumers have kept their eyes glued to Amazon's amazing lightning deals, I've been digging ar...
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Crunchyroll is also having a Black Friday sale

50% off annual subscriptions, all weekend long
Nov 29
// Tim Sheehy
Crunchyroll is currently holding their Black Friday sale, once again knocking an impressive 50% off their one-year subscription plans. For the rest of the weekend an all access membership, which grants access to their vast li...
Black Friday photo
Black Friday

FUNimation reveals Black Friday/Cyber Monday deals

Save some of that skrilla
Nov 27
// Pedro Cortes
It's less than a day and a half until Black Friday, the shopping day that will likely break you. Sure you'll save a couple of bucks, but you'll likely get pushed and shoved and, in some cases, engage in fisticuffs over a chea...
SQEX sale photo
SQEX sale

Final Fantasy games on sale via Square-Enix Online Store

Sales end Cyber Monday
Nov 27
// Jeff Chuang
And it's not just games from the Final Fantasy line, but a lot of titles are on sale at the Square-Enix online store. Many of the titles on sale are going for about 50% off retail, which means you can buy a copy of Kingd...
Video games photo
Video games

Go insane with Atlus' Black Friday Sale on select titles

This deal is too good to miss out on!
Nov 26
// Salvador G Rodiles
As many brave individuals prepare for the harsh ordeal known as Black Friday, Atlus is creating a special fusion that will summon a few games for the PS3, PS Vita, and 3DS at a reduced price! Best of all, this sale applies to...
Ace Attorney Trilogy HD photo
Ace Attorney Trilogy HD

Big savings on Ace Attorney Trilogy HD right now!

No objection here
Nov 21
// Eric Koziol
Ace Attorney 5 got an English release recently, but maybe you are not caught up on the series. Finding the DS releases of the first three games might take some effort and maybe you carry your iPhone around more than your 3DS....
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The Legend of Zelda

Select Zelda 3DS/Wii U VC games on sale right now!

Discount tickets to Hyrule
Nov 16
// Eric Koziol
Just in case you didn’t hear, or forgot, here's some awesome news from Nintendo. Every week for the next month several Virtual Console games will be going on sale for exactly one week. Each week will featur...
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Atlus is having another huge sale on games, DLC

Shin Megami Tensei and Dragon's Crown marked down
Nov 04
// Tim Sheehy
Atlus is having yet another awesome sale on some of our favorite titles, namely Dragon's Crown and Shin Megami Tensei IV. For the next week, both games will be available for just $39.99 with the exception of the Vita version ...
Atlus photo

Big Atlus sale on PSN and Steam

Grab some great deals! Or don't. I won't tell you how to live your life.
Nov 02
// Ben Huber
Looking for some games to hold you over until Novemberpocalypse happens? Yes, I know there's tons of games on the horizon, but this is the calm before the storm! Now's the best time to catch up on anything you missed earlier,...
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Corpse Party on sale and more from XSEED this Halloween

Just in case you need some nice and cheap horror
Oct 24
// Eric Koziol
Have you been sleeping well? Been looking for a way to remedy that? As it is October and October means scary movies and stuff, right? (Interestingly enough in Japan that time is summer, actually.) So XSEED has let the prices ...
Japan PS Vita Sale photo
Japan PS Vita Sale

Japanese games star in the next PS Vita sale

Hook some big savings!
Aug 14
// Josh Tolentino
Hey, you know what's cool? Games from Japan for the PS Vita! You know what else is cool? Not paying a lot for videogames! It just so happens that Sony agrees with me, and has decided that for the next fortnight or so, you won...
VIZ summer sale photo
VIZ summer sale

VIZ having a big end of summer digital manga sale

Go and get 'em!
Aug 08
// Kristina Pino
If you've been holding out on buying manga in bulk for a bit, now might be a great time to take advantage of VIZ Media's big end of summer sale, which is going on now through Thursday, September 5th, and get your fix. All of ...

PSA: Persona and other Atlus titles on sale for Euro PSN

Persona, troll boulders, a funny way to say 'droplets', and the holy Trine-ity
Jan 16
// Josh Tolentino
Are you a fan of deals? Sure you are! That's why Atlus is offering those of you European deal-lovers that also happen to be game-lovers a deal...on games. Atlus-published ones. On the PlayStation Network.  From now until...

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