It seems Kingdom Hearts
fanfare is still strong in Japan. Birth By Sleep
, the franchise's latest entry, sold over 400,000 units in its first two days of sales, according to a report by Media Create
. The PSP-exclusive prequel has claimed the best-performing handheld debut for the franchise so far, besting 358/2 Days
' 300K and Chain of Memories
Like every other major Square Enix game before it, Birth By Sleep
had an accompanying limited edition hardware bundle. Expect to see PSP sales spike during our Japanese hardware sales
report later this week.