Xbox 360 Global Launch Dates Confirmed

Demand for the next-gen console is expected to be strong in North America and Europe, but it's not clear how great the interest will be in Japan

Microsoft has finally pinned down exact launch dates for the 360's arrival in America, Europe and Japan. U.S. gamers can expect to pick up an Xbox 360 on November 22, while Europe and Japan will receive the console on Dec. 2 and Dec. 10, respectively. While at TGS, Microsoft also emphasized its intent to succeed in Japan this time around. Over 40 Japanese publishers are committed to Xbox 360. More inside...

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