Japanese Sales Chart: The Division Debuts at #1 as PS4 Is Back on Top

March 16, 2016Written by Jason Dunning

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As part of its biggest opening week ever for a new game franchise, The Division sold 80,700 copies on PlayStation 4 last week in Japan, capturing first place.

After The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD placed in 2nd with 52,300 sold, Summon Night 6: Lost Borders for PlayStation Vita debuted in 3rd with 40,000 sold. The PlayStation 4 version of Summon Night 6 followed in 6th, moving 16,800 copies.

Looking at hardware, the PS4 is back at #1, beating the PS Vita by 6,500 units.

Here’s how each system sold, along with the top 20 selling retail games in Japan from March 7 – March 13, 2016, according to Media Create:

Games (Lifetime)

  1. The Division (PS4) – 80,703
  2. The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD (Wii U) – 52,282
  3. Summon Night 6: Lost Borders (PS Vita) – 40,076
  4. Medabots: Girls Mission Kabuto Ver./Kuwagata Ver. (3DS) – 20,142
  5. Gundam Breaker 3 (PS Vita) – 17,420 (92,059)
  6. Summon Night 6: Lost Borders (PS4) – 16,750
  7. Kiniro no Corda 4 (PS Vita) – 15,167
  8. Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games (3DS) – 13,408 (95,567)
  9. Gundam Breaker 3 (PS4) – 11,160 (77,740)
  10. Splatoon (Wii U) – 10,331 (1,291,418)
  11. Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition (PS Vita) – 8,460 (693,047)
  12. Attack on Titan (PS Vita) – 7,928 (104,663)
  13. Doraemon Shin Nobita no Nihon Tanjou (3DS) – 6,432 (13,875)
  14. Monster Hunter Generations (3DS) – 5,803 (2,710,935)
  15. Kan Colle Kai (PS Vita) – 5,646 (177,546)
  16. Life is Strange (PS4) – 5,286 (17,397)
  17. Yo-kai Watch Busters: Red Cat Team/White Dog Squad (3DS) – 4,869 (2,228,384)
  18. Dragon Quest Builders (PS Vita) – 4,732 (281,265)
  19. Attack on Titan (PS4) – 4,638 (90,805)
  20. Pokemon Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire (3DS) – 4,088 (2,775,025)

Systems (Previous Week)

  1. PlayStation 4 – 27,341 (28,863)
  2. PlayStation Vita – 20,810 (29,937)
  3. New 3DS LL – 17,998 (19,111)
  4. New 3DS – 5,832 (6,013)
  5. Wii U – 4,629 (7,260)
  6. 3DS – 2,223 (2,679)
  7. PlayStation 3 – 1,375 (1,600)
  8. 3DS LL – 492 (552)
  9. Xbox One – 77 (490)

How many copies do you think The Division will sell in week two?

[Source: 4Gamer via Gematsu]