Japanese Sales Chart: Assassin’s Creed Syndicate, Need for Speed Can’t Topple Black Ops 3 on PS4

November 18, 2015 Written by Jason Dunning

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Even with a trio of new releases, nothing could stop Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 in its second week on the market, moving another 43,000 copies on PlayStation 4 and bringing its lifetime total to 187,000.

As for those new releases, Project X Zone 2 for 3DS placed in 2nd with 41,000, Assassin’s Creed Syndicate on PS4 was one spot behind with 32,000 sold, and Need for Speed on PS4 finished in 6th with 19,00 sold.

Thanks to another good week for software, PS4 hardware managed to remain in first place yet again, dropping by 6,000 to 27,000.

Here’s how each system sold, along with the top 20 selling retail games in Japan from November 9 – November 15, 2015, according to Media Create:

Games (Lifetime)

  1. Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 (PS4) – 43,629 (187,446)
  2. Project X Zone 2 (3DS) – 40,945
  3. Assassin’s Creed Syndicate (PS4) – 32,078
  4. Splatoon (Wii U) – 21,098 (784,436)
  5. Disney Magical World 2 (3DS) – 19,605 (93,429)
  6. Need for Speed (PS4) – 18,598
  7. Yo-kai Watch Busters: Red Cat Team/White Dog Squad (3DS) – 15,580 (1,729,740)
  8. Super Mario Maker (Wii U) – 12,442 (378,609)
  9. Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 (PS3) – 11,123 (32,022)
  10. God Eater Resurrection (PS Vita) – 8,752 (155,440)
  11. The Legend of Zelda: Tri-Force Heroes (3DS) – 7,670 (94,136)
  12. Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition (PS Vita) – 6,880 (397,146)
  13. Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer (3DS) – 5,645 (1,120,354)
  14. Pro Yakyuu Famista Returns (3DS) – 4,618 (51,863)
  15. Pokemon Super Mystery Dungeon (3DS) – 3,960 (257,263)
  16. Picross 3D 2 (3DS) – 3,482 (72,643)
  17. Pro Evolution Soccer 2016 (PS3) – 3,093 (94,614)
  18. Fairy Fencer F: Advent Dark Force (PS4) – 3,057 (17,449)
  19. God Eater Resurrection (PS4) – 2,907 (35,068)
  20. PriPara Mezase! Idol Grand Prix No. 1! (3DS) – 2,819 (47,632)

Systems (Previous Week)

  1. PlayStation 4 – 27,311 (33,442)
  2. New 3DS LL – 21,800 (18,496)
  3. Wii U – 17,921 (9,935)
  4. PlayStation Vita – 11,821 (13,085)
  5. New 3DS – 5,264 (10,448)
  6. PlayStation 3 – 1,751 (1,716)
  7. 3DS – 968 (965)
  8. PlayStation Vita TV – 680 (723)
  9. 3DS LL – 561 (474)
  10. Xbox One – 524 (825)

Do you think Black Ops 3 can make it three weeks in a row at #1?

[Source: 4Gamer via Gematsu]