PSLS.net Home

PlayStation Vita Drops to 19k Sold in Japan, Still Finished in Second Place

April 10, 2013 Written by Jason Dunning

Despite dropping from 31,795 to 19,328 units sold in Japan between April 1st – 7th, the PlayStation Vita still managed to hold onto second place, with the PlayStation 3 right behind it in third at 16,807 consoles sold.

On the software side, this was a week of big drops. Fate/Extra CCC dropped 85%, Muramasa Rebirth dropped 76%, One Piece: Pirate Warriors 2 on each system went down 52% and 53%, and Dungeon Travelers 2 went down 76%.

Here’s the top 20 selling games in Japan:

  1. Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon (3DS) – 68,423
  2. Animal Crossing: New Leaf (3DS) – 49,140
  3. One Piece: Pirate Warriors 2 (PS3) – 26,878
  4. Pro Baseball Spirits 2013 (PS3) – 15,411
  5. Pro Baseball Spirits 2013 (PSP) – 14,086
  6. Dragon Ball Heroes: Ultimate Mission (3DS) – 11,674
  7. Taiko no Tatsujin Wii: Super Deluxe Edition (Wii) – 11,533
  8. Muramasa Rebirth (PSV) – 11,135
  9. Fate/Extra CCC (PSP) – 11,128
  10. Game & Wario (Wii U) – 11,064
  11. Sword Art Online: Infinity Moment (PSP) – 10,611
  12. Dragon Quest X: Rise of the Five Tribes Online (Wii U) – 9,900
  13. Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix (PS3) – 9,801
  14. New Super Mario Bros. 2 (3DS) – 9,669
  15. Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor’s Edge (PS3) – 9,659 (New Release)
  16. One Piece: Pirate Warriors 2 (PSV) – 8,085
  17. Dungeon Travelers 2: Ouritsu Tokoshan to Mamono no Fuuin (PSP) – 7,566
  18. Soul Sacrifice (PSV) – 7,032
  19. Mario Kart 7 (3DS) – 6,923
  20. Professor Layton and the Legacy of Civilization A (3DS) – 6,389

Do you think the PlayStation Vita can stay at #2 this week? Let us know in the comments below.

[Source 1, 2]