Japanese Sales Chart: Nothing Can Stop Dragon Quest Heroes II or the PS4

June 8, 2016 Written by Jason Dunning

Just like the previous week, Dragon Quest Heroes II: The Twin Kings and the Prophecy’s End held the top three spots in software, Overwatch placed in 4th, and the PlayStation 4 was the #1 selling piece of hardware.

With the only new release appearing in 14th, Dragon Quest Heroes II easily remained at the top of the charts, moving another 107,000 copies. Overwatch, meanwhile, moved another 18,000 copies on PS4, while Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End placed in 6th with 6,700 sold.

Here’s how each system sold, along with the top 20 selling retail games in Japan from May 30 – June 5, 2016, according to Media Create:

Games (Lifetime)

  1. Dragon Quest Heroes II: The Twin Kings and the Prophecy’s End (PS4) – 43,640 (228,460)
  2. Dragon Quest Heroes II: The Twin Kings and the Prophecy’s End (PSV) – 38,984 (159,647)
  3. Dragon Quest Heroes II: The Twin Kings and the Prophecy’s End (PS3) – 24,742 (93,117)
  4. Overwatch (PS4) – 17,897 (76,261)
  5. Kirby: Planet Robobot (3DS) – 14,832 (300,479)
  6. Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End (PS4) – 6,742 (166,661)
  7. Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition (PSV) – 6,555 (786,986)
  8. Yo-kai Sangokushi (3DS) – 6,496 (532,480)
  9. Guilty Gear Xrd: Revelator (PS4) – 5,991 (23,821)
  10. Splatoon (Wii U) – 5,392 (1,377,885)
  11. Jikkyou Powerful Pro Baseball 2016 (PS4) – 5,260 (151,392)
  12. Jikkyou Powerful Pro Baseball 2016 (PSV) – 5,065 (136,953)
  13. Super Mario Maker (Wii U) – 4,815 (887,719)
  14. Taisho x Taisho Alice All in One (PSV) – 4,539
  15. Jikkyou Powerful Pro Baseball 2016 (PS3) – 4,048 (89,580)
  16. Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games (3DS) – 3,344 (167,295)
  17. Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 3 (3DS) – 3,042 (602,831)
  18. Guilty Gear Xrd: Revelator (PS3) – 2,888 (12,273)
  19. Grand Theft Auto V (4,990 yen Version) (PS4) – 2,650 (114,796)
  20. Animal Crossing: New Leaf Happy Price Selection (3DS) – 2,462 (52,923)

Systems (Previous Week)

  1. PlayStation 4 – 23,144 (24,813)
  2. PlayStation Vita – 13,980 (14,956)
  3. New 3DS LL – 12,286 (12,394)
  4. Wii U – 4,153 (4,340)
  5. New 3DS – 2,877 (2,495)
  6. PlayStation 3 – 1,028 (1,017)
  7. 3DS – 646 (696)
  8. 3DS LL – 100 (78)
  9. Xbox One – 59 (61)

Are you surprised by the strong continued sales of Dragon Quest Heroes II?

[Source: 4Gamer via Gematsu]