Resi 5 to be PS3 only in Japan?

Rumours have been circulating in Japan that Resident Evil 5 (known as Biohazard 5 in Japan) will only be released on PS3 in the land of the rising sun. The rumour originated from a Japanese website, which only listed the game for PS3.

After being named as one of the most wanted games by Japanese gaming bible Famitsu, rumours have suggested that Capcom have dropped the game fro Xbox 360, in Japan at least. While only a rumour, it is very possible that Capcom will not release the game on the 360 due to the consoles poor sales in Japan.

The rumours don’t suggest that we won’t see the game on Xbox 360 in Europe or North America and, with the console fairing much better in almost every other region, this seems unlikely.

With the Leipzig Games Covention and the Tokyo Games Show just around the corner, expect the rumours to be confirmed or denied fairly soon.

Originally Written By: Scott Webber


Console Monster

Console Monster is an independent gaming website that is dedicated to the Xbox and PlayStation gamer. Established in 2005 our team of UK and USA volunteer gamers bring our readers regular console gaming articles. If you are looking for a platform to get yourself heard, we would love to hear from you!

By clicking on the buttons above and buying an item from Amazon, you will help support us by giving us affiliate commission. It will not cost you extra, but it will go a long way in allowing us doing what we do best here. Thank you!

Learn how to support us

Recent Posts

Game Reviews
Hardware Reviews
What's Trending