How much do games cost in Japan?
From what I’ve seen game prices tend to vary between 5,000 and 8,000 yen, which is anywhere from about $55 to $70 USD.
Are switch games cheaper in Japan?
Nope. So I survived 20 hours of flight doing nothing much before popping by a game shop in Tokyo a day after I land. In Japan, a basic switch costs around 29000 JPY before tax, which is cheaper than the USD$299 is the US. Tax in Japan is around 8% (I may be wrong) while taxes in US depends on state.
Can I buy ps4 games in Japan?
Yes, all PS4 systems are multi-regional and support a multitude of languages. This also means, you can buy and play an imported Japanese game on it.
Why are games more expensive in Japan?
Most things are more expensive in Japan, especially in Tokyo. Cost of living over there in Japan is higher, they have more disposable income than the average person to spend on games. Well it’s the same thing with European pricing of games.