PS3 Takes Top 3 in Japanese Game Sales; Vita Hits New Record-Low

November 7, 2012Written by Heath Hindman

The newest round of Media Create hardware and software sales are in, and they show PS3-exclusive RPG Tales of Xillia 2 leading the way. Last week’s number one, The Idolmaster: Shiny Festa dropped to number seven while Yakuza and Okami enjoyed success in HD. Here’s the full software chart for the week ending November 4th:

1. (PS3) Tales of Xillia 2

2. (PS3) Okami HD

3. (PS3) Yakuza 1 & 2 HD Edition

4. (PSP) World Soccer Winning Eleven 2013

5. (3DS) New Super Mario Bros. 2

6. (3DS) Bravely Default: Flying Fairy

7. (PSP) The Idolmaster: Shiny Festa

8. (PS3) World Soccer Winning Eleven 2013

9. (PS3) Resident Evil 6

10. (PS3) Dark Souls with Artorias of the Abyss Edition

11. (3DS) World Soccer Winning Eleven 2013

12. (PS3) NBA 2K13

13. (3DS) Style Savvy Trendsetters: Girl’s Mode

14. (3DS) AKB48+Me

15. (PS3) Borderlands 2

16. (PSP) Little Battlers eXperience W

17. (WII) Winning Eleven Play Maker 2013

18. (3DS) Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate

19. (3DS) Tousouchuu: Shijou Saikyou no Hunter-Tachi Kara Nigekire!

20. (NDS) Pokemon Black 2 / White 2

Hardware once again saw the Vita in free fall mode, with yet another all-time-low sales performance.

3DS – 93,989

PS3 – 21,310

PSP – 13,868

PSV – 4,842

Wii – 3,806

PS2 – 1,351

360 – 1,339

NDS – 568

With no new game releases this week, that record might be broken again when we get next week’s figures.