The latest incarnation of Square's Star Ocean
has helped Microsoft outsell all-comers in Japan last week. Yes, all-comers.Star Ocean 4: The Last Hope
is merited with enabling the Xbox 360 to sell 21,013 360s compared with 16,900 Wiis and 15,967 PS3s. This is according to Ascii Media Works (rather than the usual Media Create figures) - and is reported by Reuters
Now, here's a thing, ChartGet
reports Media Create stating that Star Ocean 4: The Last Hope
sold 162,000 copies (exclusively on Xbox 360). The Ascii Media figure puts it at 173,850 units by Febuary 22nd.
That's quite a discrepancy in terms of the software sales.