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Japanese Sales Charts: Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster Drops Hard, PS Vita Beats Wii U

January 8, 2014 Written by Jason Dunning

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Representing our second Japanese sales chart this week, Famitsu’s report from December 30th, 2013 to January 5th, 2014 has Pokemon X/Y back on top at over 150,000 sold, with two 3DS games and three Wii U games right behind it.

Following an impressive debut last week, the Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster on PS3 dropped from 182,638 to 50,033 in sales, while the Remaster on PlayStation Vita fell from 134,645 to 35,481. Interestingly, Grand Theft Auto V on PS3 saw a nice bump, going from 28th in the previous week, to 17th after selling just shy of 20,000 copies.

Here’s how each system sold, along with the top 20 selling games in Japan between December 30th and January 5th, according to Famitsu:

Systems (Last Week in Parentheses)

  1. 3DS (Includes regular and XL) – 187,920 (208,893)
  2. PlayStation Vita (Includes regular and Vita TV) – 88,169 (75,207)
  3. Wii U – 60,548 (79,174)
  4. PlayStation 3 – 40,941 (27,020)
  5. PlayStation Portable – 12,069 (9,451)

Games

  1. Pokemon X/Y (3DS) – 152,888
  2. Puzzle & Dragons Z (3DS) – 151,806
  3. The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds (3DS) – 68,578
  4. Wii Party U (Wii U) – 66,708
  5. Super Mario 3D World (Wii U) – 60,397
  6. New Super Mario Bros. U (Wii U) – 56,372
  7. Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster (PS3) – 50,033
  8. Monster Hunter 4 (3DS) – 48,622
  9. Battle For Money Sentouchuu: Densetsu no Shinobi no Survival Battle! (3DS) – 41,317
  10. Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster: Twin Pack (PS Vita) – 35,481
  11. Animal Crossing: New Leaf (3DS) – 31,795
  12. One Piece: Unlimited World Red (3DS) – 28,014
  13. New Dynasty Warriors: Gundam (PS3) – 27,971
  14. Inazuma Eleven Go Galaxy: Big Bang/Supernova (3DS) – 23,508
  15. Aikatsu! 2-nin no My Princess (3DS) – 21,970
  16. Taiko no Tatsujin: Wii U Version! (Wii U) – 21,441
  17. Grand Theft Auto V (PS3) – 19,829
  18. Gran Turismo 6 (PS3) – 19,774
  19. Friend Collection: New Life (3DS) – 19,665
  20. Disney Magic Castle: My Happy Life (3DS) – 18,413

Even with the drop, are you happy for the sales numbers of the Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster? Let us know in the comments below.

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