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Microsoft Planning Xbox 360 Appreciation Day in Akihabara

Sample Steins;Gate and other new titles in advance. 5pb. CEO and other VIPs to appear in talk event.


Xbox 360 will be in the spotlight in Tokyo's electronics capital this weekend as Microsoft holds the "Xbox 360 Appreciation Festival in Akiba" event.

Set to be held on the 4th and the 5th in the Belle Salle event space, the event will see playable kiosks for upcoming games, and celebrity appearances.

Playable titles inclue DanceCentral, Red Faction Armageddon, Brink, Phantom Breaker, Steins Gate; Hiyoku Renri no Darling, Operation Flashpoint Red River, Knights Contract and Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon.

A stage event to be held from 18:00 to 19:00 on the 4th will see appearances by Kanako Ito, Afilia Saga, and Ayano Yamamoto, all from Steins; Gate, and 5pb. CEO Chiyomaru Shikura.

Microsoft will also hold Dance Central stages on both days, and a present raffle.

Admission to the event is free. For more details, see the event official site.

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