Table: Japan's Software Strongholds

SOFTWARE               COMPANY         DESCRIPTION
      ALREADY HERE
      SUPER MARIO            Nintendo        Italian plumber with 
      BROS.                  lots of heart
      DONKEY KONG            Nintendo        Slick geographics on  
      COUNTRY                                Super NES
      SONIC THE              Sega            Magical blue critter
      HEDGEHOG        
      POWER                  Toei/Saban      The ubiquitous Gang 
      RANGERS                and Bandai      of Five
      COMING SOON
      SAILOR MOON            Bandai          Cyber-Barbie with powers
      MASKED RIDERS          Toei/Saban      Five new heroes on bikes
      EARTHBOUND             Nintendo        Role-playing adventure
      RIDGE RACER            Namco           For Sony Playstation
      DATA: BUSINESS WEEK
      

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