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Japanese Sales Chart: PS Vita Drops Even Further; PS3 Surpasses PS4

May 21, 2014 Written by Jason Dunning

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Aside from having the 2nd highest selling game of the week with Genkai Tokki: Moero Chronicle, the PlayStation Vita had a down week, with the system moving just 12,810 units (it was at 23,030 just two weeks ago!). The PS Vita woes extended to new software, with the God of War Collection debuting to just over 2,200 in sales.

Elsewhere, the Nintendo 3DS was #1 overall in terms of hardware, while the PS4 dropped to just 6,792 sold, putting it behind the PS3′s 7,339.

Here’s how each system sold, along with the top 20 selling games in Japan between May 12th and 18th, 2014, according to Media Create:

Systems (Last Week in Parentheses)

  1. 3DS LL – 18,350 (28,414)
  2. PlayStation Vita – 12,810 (17,143)
  3. PlayStation 3 – 7,339 (7,684)
  4. PlayStation 4 – 6,792 (8,480)
  5. Wii U – 6,716 (7,613)
  6. 3DS – 5,250 (7,529)
  7. PSP – 1,642 (2,022)
  8. PlayStation Vita TV – 1,055 (1,351)
  9. Xbox 360 – 201 (233)

Games (Lifetime in Parentheses)

  1. The Idolmaster: One For All (PS3) – 83,395
  2. Genkai Tokki: Moero Chronicle (PS Vita) – 32,957
  3. Yokai Watch (3DS) – 30,305 (950,035)
  4. Mario Golf: World Tour (3DS) – 9,439 (86,210)
  5. Mario Party: Island Tour (3DS) – 8,049 (371,184)
  6. Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment (PS Vita) – 7,868 (201,381)
  7. Pokemon X/Y (3DS) – 5,553 (4,063,466)
  8. Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call (3DS) – 4,594 (120,549)
  9. Kirby: Triple Deluxe (3DS) – 4,504 (584,509)
  10. Monster Hunter 4 (3DS) – 3,386 (3,277,125)
  11. Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes (PS3) – 3,360 (219,568)
  12. Mario Kart 7 (3DS) – 3,345 (2,318,577)
  13. Wagamama Fashion Girls Mode Yokubari Sengen! Tokimeki Up! (3DS) – 3,161 (36,149)
  14. Animal Crossing: New Leaf (3DS) – 3,040 (3,734,701)
  15. Grand Theft Auto V (PS3) – 2,968 (775,741)
  16. Super Mario 3D World (Wii U) – 2,697 (544,874)
  17. Puzzle & Dragons Z (3DS) – 2,658 (1,454,778)
  18. Attack on Titan: The Last Wings of Mankind (3DS) – 2,363 (294,700)
  19. Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed (PS3) – 2,339
  20. God of War Collection (PS Vita) – 2,265

Are you surprised by the God of War Collection’s low debut on PS Vita? Let everyone know in the comments below.

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