Japanese Sales Chart: NieR & Horizon Zero Dawn Cross Lifetime Sales Milestones

April 19, 2017 Written by Jason Dunning

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Thanks to another slow week, Monster Hunter XX for Nintendo 3DS finished in 1st place once again, moving nearly 44,000 copies. The top two remained unchanged, with The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild for Nintendo Switch selling 20,900 copies and bringing its lifetime total to 375,000.

Looking at PlayStation 4 games, there were a few lifetime sales milestones crossed last week: NieR: Automata is over 300,000, Horizon Zero Dawn is over 200,000, and Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 Remix is over 100,000.

According to Media Create, here’s the 20 best-selling games at retail plus how each system sold in Japan from April 10 to 16, 2017:

Games (Lifetime)

  1. Monster Hunter XX (3DS) – 43,941 (1,366,093)
  2. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Limited Edition Included) (Switch) – 20,888 (375,291)
  3. Mario Sports Superstars (3DS) – 10,698 (61,879)
  4. 1-2-Switch (Switch) – 10,048 (176,368)
  5. NieR: Automata (PS4) – 6,265 (300,959)
  6. Ghost Recon Wildlands (PS4) – 6,022 (159,430)
  7. LEGO Worlds (PS4) – 5,157 (16,735)
  8. Horizon Zero Dawn (PS4) – 4,983 (201,643)
  9. Pokemon Sun/Pokemon Moon (3DS) – 4,773 (3,241,599)
  10. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Wii U) – 4,740 (100,546)
  11. Super Mario Maker for Nintendo 3DS (3DS) – 4,325 (1,019,434)
  12. Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 Remix (PS4) – 3,556 (102,281)
  13. Super Bomberman R (Switch) – 3,508 (70,124)
  14. Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 (Konami the Best) (PS4) – 3,381
  15. Grand Theft Auto V (Low Price Version) (PS4) – 3,328 (321,342)
  16. Warriors All-Stars (PS4) – 3,117 (52,062)
  17. Animal Crossing: New Leaf Amiibo+ (3DS) – 3,035 (162,184)
  18. Rep Kiss (LE Included) (PSV) – 2,918
  19. Yo-kai Watch 3: Sukiyaki (3DS) – 2,802 (704,683)
  20. Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition (PSV) – 2,678 (1,140,680)

Systems (Previous Week)

  1. Nintendo Switch – 45,673 (41,193)
  2. New 3DS LL – 18,115 (19,533)
  3. PlayStation 4 – 17,067 (18,022)
  4. PlayStation Vita – 5,592 (5,987)
  5. PlayStation 4 Pro – 4,855 (6,490)
  6. 2DS – 4,475 (4,629)
  7. New 3DS – 1,234 (1,523)
  8. PlayStation 3 – 432 (704)
  9. Wii U – 271 (358)
  10. Xbox One – 142 (132)

Do you think Horizon will reach 300,000 lifetime in Japan?

[Source: 4Gamer via Gematsu]