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Japanese nationalism and why the 360 hasn't sold

There's been some mixed justifications for the Xbox 360's poor take-off in Japan, but often the reactions to  the console's subdued success so far have degenerated into unfounded generalisations.

This article tries to explain a little more about Japanese attitudes to American products, and why xenophobia isn't the root of the low sales--it's just a poor launch lineup with little effort spent in localisation and making sure the product really has local appeal.

[Thanks, bandersnatch]

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miguel1

1-03-2006 @ 9:12PM

miguel said...

Oh that guy is just some honky.

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