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Japan chart: PS3 sales plummet

Japan chart: PS3 sales plummet

Dating sim boosts Xbox 360 results.

Japanese PS3 sales have plummeted ahead of the PS3 Slim launch across the region, although its first-weekend sales won't be counted and made public until next Friday.

Photos from the Japanese PS3 Slim launch can be found on Kotaku. One mysterious man appears to have been snapped by a variety of sites at a variety of locations. Who is he?

Back to sales, and fatty PS3 sold only 1040 units for the week ending 30th August, says Media Create data. That compares poorly with Xbox 360, which rose like a sun to sell 7254 units.

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