Japanese Sales Chart: Dragon Quest XI Keeps Selling Well, Hitman Debuts in 6th

August 16, 2017Written by Jason Dunning

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The Nintendo 3DS version of Dragon Quest XI finished at #1 last week in Japan, moving another 116,600 copies and bringing its lifetime total to 1.57 million. The PS4 version was bumped to 3rd place, but still managed to sell 91,100 copies.

Looking at new releases, The Snack World for 3DS opened in 2nd with 97,500 sold. Further down the chart, Hitman: The Complete First Season debuted in 6th with 17,250 sold and Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 finished in 8th with 8,500 sold.

According to Media Create, here’s the 20 best-selling retail games, along with how each system sold in Japan from August 7 to 13, 2017:

Games (Lifetime)

  1. Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age (3DS) – 116,615 (1,573,216)
  2. The Snack World: Trejarers (3DS) – 97,534
  3. Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age (PS4) – 91,147 (1,242,260)
  4. Splatoon 2 (Switch) – 87,983 (915,628)
  5. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Switch) – 17,262 (632,894)
  6. Hitman: The Complete First Season (PS4) – 17,252
  7. The Great Ace Attorney 2 (Limited Edition Included) (3DS) – 10,770 (80,618)
  8. Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 (PS4) – 8,537
  9. Arms (Switch) – 7,866 (197,284)
  10. Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy (PS4) – 7,263 (37,647)
  11. Layton’s Mystery Journey: Katrielle and The Millionaires’ Conspiracy (3DS) – 7,131 (115,188)
  12. Hey! Pikmin (3DS) – 6,863 (114,750)
  13. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (LE Included) (Switch) – 6,642 (560,764)
  14. Sumikko Gurashi: Koko, Doko Nan Desu? (3DS) – 6,246 (40,354)
  15. Animal Crossing: New Leaf Amiibo+ (3DS) – 5,380 (218,378)
  16. Gundam Versus (LE Included) (PS4) – 4,873 (157,958)
  17. Pokemon Sun/Pokemon Moon (3DS) – 4,865 (3,309,571)
  18. Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition (PSV) – 4,181 (1,191,628)
  19. 1-2-Switch (Switch) – 3,570 (242,742)
  20. Mario Kart 7 (3DS) – 3,354 (2,802,588)

Systems (Previous Week)

  1. Nintendo Switch – 87,798 (61,933)
  2. PlayStation 4 – 34,691 (43,862)
  3. New 2DS LL – 24,187 (33,871)
  4. New 3DS LL – 17,276 (22,200)
  5. PlayStation 4 Pro – 7,771 (9,077)
  6. PlayStation Vita – 4,651(4,773)
  7. 2DS – 3,527 (3,740)
  8. New 3DS – 740 (1,078)
  9. Wii U – 132 (158)
  10. PlayStation 3 – 95 (96)
  11. Xbox One – 75 (90)

Do you think Dragon Quest XI will be the best-selling PS4 game in Japan this year?

[Source: 4Gamer via Gematsu]