It’s golden week in Japan this week, so video game sales have seen a massive boost. Works closed, schools out, what else are you meant to do?

Japanenese Top 20

01 (01) [3DS] Tomodachi Collection: New Life – 208,814 (758,575)
02 (03) [3DS] Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon – 64,420 (660,575)
03 (06) [3DS] Animal Crossing: New Leaf  – 47,128 (3,175,398)
04 (02) [PS3] Dragon’s Dogma: Dark Arisen – 31,319 (156,682)
05 (27) [3DS] Dragon Ball Heroes: Ultimate Mission – 15,094 (177,157) 
06 (04) [PS3] Tomb Raider – 12,899 (48,149)
07 (09) [PS3] Naruto Shippuden: Narutimate Storm 3 – 12,096 (117,593)
08 (20) [3DS] New Super Mario Bros. 2 – 10,875 (2,019,369)
09 (19) [WII] Taiko no Tatsujin Wii: Super Deluxe Edition – 9,984 (469,436)
10 (11) [PSP] 7th Dragon 2020-II – 8,985 (97,862)
11 (28) [3DS] Tousouchuu: Shijou Saikyou no Hunter-Tachi Kara Nigekire! – 8,979 (478,092) 
12 (07) [PSV] PhotoKano Kiss – 8,632 (38,804)
13 (24) [3DS] Mario Kart 7 – 8,564 (2,043,216) 
14 (34) [3DS] Taiko no Tatsujin: Chibi Dragon to Fushigi na Orb – 6,464 (479,603) 
15 (23) [3DS] Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate – 6,302 (301,422) 
16 (14) [3DS] Detective Conan: Marionette Symphony – 6,061 (15,326)
17 (29) [PSP] Pro Baseball Spirits 2013 – 6,012 (139,803)
18 (21) [PS3] One Piece: Pirate Warriors 2 – 5,969 (389,990)
19 (05) [PS3] Steins;Gate: Senkei Kousoku no Phonogram – 5,144 (39,436)
20 (30) [PS3] Pro Baseball Spirits 2013 – 4,861 (164,386)

Launch to date figures in parenthesis

 

Japanese Hardware

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[3DS] – 76,463 (55,433)
[PSV] – 22,051 (21,399)
[PS3] – 17,415 (14,682)
[WIU] – 13,173 (8,262)
[PSP] – 8,443 (7,536)
[WII] – 2,238 (1,660)
[360] – 596 (490)

 

Previous week’s sales in parenthesis

Written by Andy W.

I’m the Developer Liaison at Nintendo Enthusiast, and when I’m not working my butt off at the toy store I manage, I’m talking with developers from around the world, promoting crowd-funding campaigns, conducting interviews and also offering advice and support to developers looking to bring their games to Wii U & 3DS.

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