Yokai Watch was all the rage in Japan during the summer of 2014 but it would appear as though interest in the title is now waning. This could be down to the fact that Level 5 has been milking the title by releasing a number of spin-offs. That’s not to say that the franchise isn’t doing well, it is just that Japanese distributors say that the fever has died down and that Yokai Watch products are lingering on store shelves for longer. However, the franchise is launching in the west during the coming months and this could prove to be a massive hit. I suspect it’s all down to how well its marketed. You can read the insightful article regarding the current struggles of the Yokai Watch franchise, here.