Japanese Sales Chart: Musou Stars Can’t Dethrone Monster Hunter XX

April 5, 2017 Written by Jason Dunning

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Musou Stars and Blue Reflection for PlayStation 4 debuted with sales of 40,400 and 34,600, respectively, but they weren’t able to dethrone Monster Hunter XX for 3DS, which repeated at #1 after moving another 127,700 copies.

In hardware, the Nintendo Switch sold 45,500 units (down nearly 33,000 week-on-week), putting it well ahead of the New 3DS LL and PS4, which both sold over 25,000 units last week.

According to Media Create, here’s the 20 best-selling games at retail plus how each system sold in Japan from March 27 to April 2, 2017:

Games (Lifetime)

  1. Monster Hunter XX (3DS) – 127,721 (1,256,480)
  2. Musou Stars (PS4) – 40,368
  3. Blue Reflection: Sword of the Girl Who Dances in Illusions (PS4) – 34,592
  4. Mario Sports Superstars (3DS) – 32,416
  5. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Limited Edition Included) (Switch) – 29,307 (331,387)
  6. Musou Stars (PSV) – 17,866
  7. 1-2-Switch (Switch) – 16,517 (153,901)
  8. Blue Reflection: Sword of the Girl Who Dances in Illusions (PSV) – 13,850
  9. Re:Zero -Starting Life in Another World- Death or Kiss (PSV) – 11,762
  10. Ghost Recon Wildlands (PS4) – 11,733 (145,501)
  11. NieR: Automata (PS4) – 9,945 (288,101)
  12. Pokemon Sun/Pokemon Moon (3DS) – 8,853 (3,229,854)
  13. Horizon Zero Dawn (PS4) – 8,698 (190,642)
  14. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Wii U) – 8,131 (89,319)
  15. Super Mario Maker for Nintendo 3DS (3DS) – 7,070 (1,009,393)
  16. Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 Remix (PS4) – 6,360 (94,507)
  17. Re:Zero -Starting Life in Another World- Death or Kiss (PS4) – 6,331
  18. Chaos;Child: Love Chu Chu!! (PSV) – 6,240
  19. Accel World VS. Sword Art Online (PSV) – 5,402 (53,720)
  20. Grand Theft Auto V (Low Price Version) (PS4) – 5,066 (313,920)

Systems (Previous Week)

  1. Nintendo Switch – 45,509 (78,441)
  2. New 3DS LL – 25,719 (29,771)
  3. PlayStation 4 – 25,006 (25,472)
  4. PlayStation Vita – 7,780 (7,574)
  5. 2DS – 6,240 (6,722)
  6. PlayStation 4 Pro – 5,051 (5,261)
  7. New 3DS – 1,995 (2,866)
  8. PlayStation 3 – 1,724 (2,930)
  9. Wii U – 449 (411)
  10. Xbox One – 187 (115)

Do you think Horizon Zero Dawn will reach 200,000 lifetime this week?

[Source: 4Gamer via Gematsu]