The Xbox has always struggled to find footing in Japan, and the latest Did You Know Gaming video looks at why.

Despite being technically superior to the PlayStation 2 with a built-in hard drive and ethernet port, the Xbox, even today, has always had to work extra hard to enlist Japanese gamers. Missed opportunities for exclusives and bad translations during meetings are all factors that could be attributed to the console's difficulties, and Did You Know Gaming runs down when and where those moments happened.

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