Japanese Sales Chart: Gundam Versus Debuts in 1st Place

July 12, 2017Written by Jason Dunning

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The biggest new release last week in Japan was Gundam Versus for PlayStation 4, which sold more than 121,000 copies and outperformed the #2 title, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, by more than 108,000.

While PS4 hardware sales did rise slightly week-over-week, the Nintendo Switch remained the best-selling system, beating the PS4 by 3,550 units.

According to Media Create, here’s the 20 best-selling retail games, along with how each system sold in Japan from July 3 to July 9, 2017:

Games (Lifetime)

  1. Gundam Versus (Limited Edition Included) (PS4) – 121,444
  2. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Switch) – 13,436 (563,495)
  3. Arms (Switch) – 12,653 (161,361)
  4. Omega Labyrinth Z (PS4) – 9,320
  5. Omega Labyrinth Z (PSV) – 8,821
  6. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (LE Included) (Switch) – 7,830 (530,012)
  7. Radiant Historia: Perfect Chronology (LE Included) (3DS) – 5,349 (29,945)
  8. Monster Hunter XX (3DS) – 4,328 (1,538,993)
  9. Grand Theft Auto V (Low Price Version) (PS4) – 3,589 (360,800)
  10. Pokemon Sun/Pokemon Moon (3DS) – 3,405 (3,284,888)
  11. Portal Knights (PS4) – 3,389 (14,888)
  12. Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition (PSV) – 3,368 (1,173,784)
  13. Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Game of the Year Edition (PS4) – 3,286 (6,350)
  14. The Alliance Alive (3DS) – 3,072 (39,578)
  15. Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana (PS4) – 2,877 (59,564)
  16. Animal Crossing: New Leaf Amiibo+ (3DS) – 2,804 (198,696)
  17. Dragon Ball Heroes: Ultimate Mission X (3DS) – 2,594 (175,491)
  18. Rainbow Six Siege (PS4) – 2,445 (211,210)
  19. Super Mario Maker for Nintendo 3DS (3DS) – 2,409 (1,059,665)
  20. NieR: Automata (PS4) – 2,253 (352,096)

Systems (Previous Week)

  1. Nintendo Switch – 26,256 (25,805)
  2. PlayStation 4 – 22,704 (21,873)
  3. New 3DS LL – 11,849 (12,669)
  4. PlayStation 4 Pro – 7,067 (7,321)
  5. PlayStation Vita – 4,572 (4,403)
  6. 2DS – 2,196 (2,311)
  7. New 3DS – 845 (740)
  8. Wii U – 164 (193)
  9. PlayStation 3 – 148 (153)
  10. Xbox One – 72 (228)

Gundam Versus releases on September 29 in North America for PS4.

[Source: 4Gamer via Gematsu]