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I am in Japan right now, and would like to get a PSP. However, while looking at games that I am considering, I have noticed that they all say 'For Japan Only'. This is making me worry that the games are region-encoded like the UMD videos. I seem to be seeing a lot of answers, most of which were asked at the original launch, so I don't know if those answers are valid with the newer models. Help, please!

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Hi Darthyagy, all the PSP games are region free so you can play the *** games on your console without any problem, also the latest models! So, don't worry and get some deals in Japan. Just be aware because, as you've said, the UMD movies are region coded instead. If you have any doubt please ask for more info, you'll be welcome :) Have a nice stay in Japan! Regards, Peter

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