Japanese Sales Chart: Caligula Debuts in 2nd, PS4 Stays in 1st

June 29, 2016 Written by Jason Dunning

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Recently confirmed for North American and European release in spring 2017, Caligula for PlayStation Vita debuted in 2nd in Japan last week with 31,200 sold, losing only to the 3DS’s Story of Season: Trio of Towns, which moved 100,000 copies.

Elsewhere on the software chart, Umbrella Corps for PlayStation 4 opened in 8th after selling 9,000 copies, while The Walking Dead for PS4 just made it into the top 20 with 3,200 sold.

With 3DS LL and PS Vita hardware sales remaining mostly flat, the PS4 was able to capture first place yet again, moving 22,700 units.

Here’s how each system sold, along with the top 20 selling retail games in Japan from June 20 – 26, 2016, according to Media Create:

Games (Lifetime)

  1. Story of Seasons: Trio of Towns (3DS) – 100,319
  2. Caligula (PSV) – 31,243
  3. Minecraft: Wii U Edition (Wii U) – 22,589
  4. Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games (Wii U) – 18,276
  5. Coven and Labyrinth of Refrain (PSV) – 17,573
  6. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney – Spirit of Justice (3DS) – 11,803 (233,922)
  7. Taiko Drum Master: Doko Don! Mystery Adventure (3DS) – 11,695 (44,064)
  8. Umbrella Corps (PS4) – 9,095
  9. Dragon Quest Heroes II: The Twin Kings and the Prophecy’s End (PSV) – 8,598 (201,937)
  10. Kirby: Planet Robobot (3DS) – 8,485 (330,346)
  11. Overwatch (PS4) – 7,241 (104,378)
  12. Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition (PSV) – 6,200 (805,070)
  13. Dragon Quest Heroes II: The Twin Kings and the Prophecy’s End (PS4) – 5,156 (259,001)
  14. Splatoon (Wii U) – 4,815 (1,393,400)
  15. Super Mario Maker (Wii U) – 4,504 (900,619)
  16. Dragon Quest Heroes II: The Twin Kings and the Prophecy’s End (PS3) – 4,150 (113,461)
  17. Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games (3DS) – 4,071 (178,474)
  18. Koezaru ha Akai Hana: Koi ha Tsuki ni Michibikareru (PSV) – 3,785
  19. Yo-kai Sangokushi (3DS) – 3,267 (545,019)
  20. The Walking Dead (PS4) – 3,184

Systems (Previous Week)

  1. PlayStation 4 – 22,715 (20,214)
  2. New 3DS LL – 18,836 (18,835)
  3. PlayStation Vita – 11,986 (11,413)
  4. Wii U – 4,358 (3,870)
  5. New 3DS – 3,208 (2,583)
  6. PlayStation 3 – 1,141 (1,061)
  7. 3DS – 707 (741)
  8. 3DS LL – 146 (120)
  9. Xbox One – 70 (58)

If you missed it, Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition hit a big milestone this week, surpassing 800,000 copies sold at retail.

[Source: 4Gamer via Gematsu]