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Yokai Watch 3 Set for Summer 2016 Release

Yokai Watch 3 has been planned for a summer 2016 release on the 3DS in Japan, Level-5 recently announced.

Source: Gematsu

Yokai Watch 2 Hits Six Million Copies Shipped

Level-5 has announced that Yokai Watch 2 has exceeded six million shipped copies. This includes both retail and download copies across all three versions of the title (Ganso, Honke, Shinuchi). The company had previously announced last week that total series sales reached the seven million mark.

Source: Gematsu

Yokai Watch 2: Shinuchi Passes One Million Preorders

With Yokai Watch 2: Ganso and Yokai Watch 2: Honke selling a combined three million units since launch, Yokai Watch 2: Shinuchi looks to join its predecessors. Level-5 announced that the latest version had passed the one million preorder mark ahead of its December 13 release.

Source: Gematsu

Yokai Watch 2 Gets Another Version in December

With Yokai Watch 2 already available for the 3DS in Ganso and Honke versions in Japan, Level-5 revealed that a third version – Shinuchi – is also in the works. This version, priced at 4,968 yen, includes a Buchinyan medal and QR code for Jibakoma with the packaged version, while download copies will include a Masked Nyan. New quests and boss monsters have also been added.

Yokai Watch 2: Shinuchi comes out in Japan on December 13. Save data from previous versions will be compatible with Shinuchi.

Source: Gematsu

Yokai Watch Confirmed for Global Release

Level-5 CEO Akihiro Hino confirmed that Yokai Watch will release outside of Japan. Few specifics have been given at this time, but Hino did state the series will launch in other regions sometime in 2015.

Source: Gematsu

Yokai Watch 2 Tops 814k Preorders

Level-5 RPG Yokai Watch 2 reportedly exceeded 814,000 preorders prior to its launch in Japan last Thursday. While the series has yet to go global, Level-5 head Akihiro Hino recently indicated that the company is considering an expansion into western markets. No further detail was offered at this time.

Source: Gematsu

Yokai Watch LE 3DS-XL Announced for Japan

Nintendo and Level-5 revealed that a custom Yokai Watch-patterned 3DS-XL is coming soon to a Japan near you. Priced at 18,000 yen, the 3DS XL Yokai Watch Jibanyan Pack – which does not include Yokai Watch 2 – comes out on July 10.

Source: Gematsu

Yokai Watch Ships One Million

Level-5 announced that total shipments for Yokai Watch, its ghost-themed fantasy RPG, have exceeded one million copies. The number sat at just over 500k as of two months ago, following its release last July.

Source: Gematsu

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Yokai Watch 2 Set for July Release in Japan

Level-5 announced that Yokai Watch 2, a sequel to their ghost-capturing 3DS RPG, will launch on July 10 in Japan. The game will come in two versions – Ganso and Honke, with a special medal unique to each game – and will reveal the origin of the titular watch, which allows protagonist Keita to see ghosts.

Source: Gematsu