Japanese Sales Chart: Final Fantasy XII The Zodiac Age Beats Hey! Pikmin

July 19, 2017 Written by Jason Dunning

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There were two big new releases in Japan last week, and it was Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age for PlayStation 4 that came out on top, moving over 100,000 copies. Hey! Pikmin for Nintendo 3DS was the other title, and it sold nearly 66,000 copies.

PS4 hardware sales rose by almost 6,000 week-over-week, but it finished in third place behind the Nintendo Switch and new New 2DS LL.

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

Games (Lifetime)

  1. Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age (PS4) – 100,764
  2. Hey! Pikmin (3DS) – 65,867
  3. Gundam Versus (Limited Edition Included) (PS4) – 15,734 (137,178)
  4. Ever Oasis (3DS) – 14,325
  5. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Switch) – 11,554 (575,048)
  6. 100% Pascal-Sensei: Kanpeki Point Bombers (3DS) – 9,113
  7. Arms (Switch) – 8,642 (170,003)
  8. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (LE Included) (Switch) – 7,015 (537,027)
  9. Super Bomberman R (Switch) – 5,200 (97,123)
  10. Pokemon Sun/Pokemon Moon (3DS) – 4,938 (3,289,826)
  11. Hakoniwa Company Works (PS4) – 4,586
  12. Monster Hunter XX (3DS) – 4,045 (1,543,038)
  13. Grand Theft Auto V (Low Price Version) (PS4) – 3,251 (364,052)
  14. Animal Crossing: New Leaf Amiibo+ (3DS) – 3,201 (201,897)
  15. Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition (PSV) – 3,169 (1,176,952)
  16. Omega Labyrinth Z (PS4) – 3,062 (12,381)
  17. Dragon Ball Heroes: Ultimate Mission X (3DS) – 2,458 (177,949)
  18. Radiant Historia: Perfect Chronology (LE Included) (3DS) – 2,433 (32,377)
  19. Call of Duty: Black Ops III Game of the Year Edition (PS4) – 2,417 (8,947)
  20. Super Mario Maker for Nintendo 3DS (3DS) – 2,392 (1,062,057)

Systems (Previous Week)

  1. New 2DS LL – 43,315 (N/A)
  2. Nintendo Switch – 31,906 (26,256)
  3. PlayStation 4 – 28,569 (22,704)
  4. New 3DS LL – 12,101 (11,849)
  5. PlayStation 4 Pro – 7,649 (7,067)
  6. PlayStation Vita – 4,655 (4,572)
  7. 2DS – 1,901 (2,196)
  8. New 3DS – 1,242 (845)
  9. Xbox One – 200 (72)
  10. Wii U – 146 (164)
  11. PlayStation 3 – 129 (148)

You can read our review of Final Fantasy XII for PS4 over here.

[Source: 4Gamer via Gematsu]