Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze bumped out of top ten

PlayStation takes over this week’s charts as Sony’s PlayStation 4 makes its debut in the Japanese market. Also notable, whereas Famitsu’s numbers say the PS4’s numbers opened to 322,083 units, Media Create is sharing today a reduced number with 309,154 sold, making PlayStation 4’s launch nearly identical to that of the Wii U’s. Moreover, a couple Nintendo 3DS games are hanging around in the top ten, with Kirby Triple Deluxe hanging on in 9th place. Finally, Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze was not able to hold its own in the the top ten this week, as it falls to 12th place.

Naturally, every platform has taken a hit with the entry of a new platform. The full charts are as follows:

Software Sales (Lifetime Sales)
  • [PS3] Knack (PS4 Starter Pack Version) (SCE, 02/22/14) – 309,304 (New)
  • [PS3] Yakuza: Ishin (Sega, 02/22/14) – 138,158 (New)
  • [PS4] Yakuza: Ishin (Sega, 02/22/14) – 82,540 (New)
  • [3DS] Dragon Quest Monsters 2: Iru and Luca’s Wonderful Mysterious Keys (Square Enix, 02/06/14) – 72,350 (634,433)
  • [3DS] Kuroko no Basuke: Shouri e no Kiseki (Namco Bandai, 02/20/14) – 45,681 (New)
  • [3DS] Yokai Watch (Level-5, 07/11/13) – 35,125 (458,961)
  • [PS4] Killzone: Shadow Fall (SCE, 02/22/14) – 32,336 (New)
  • [PS4] Battlefield 4 (EA, 02/22/14) – 24,799 (New)
  • [3DS] Kirby: Triple Deluxe (Nintendo, 01/09/14) – 17,665 (457,796)
  • [3DS] Puzzle & Dragons Z (GungHo Online Entertainment, 12/12/31) – 15,092 (1,374,333)
  • [PS4] Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Legends (Tecmo Koei, 02/22/14) – 14,356 (New)
  • [Wii U] Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze (Nintendo, 02/13/14) – 14,330 (50,047)
  • [PS4] Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag (Ubisoft, 02/22/14) – 13,862 (New)
  • [PS4] Call of Duty: Ghosts (Square Enix, 02/22/14) – 13,701 (New)
  • [PS4] Tomb Raider (Square Enix, 02/22/14) – 12,093 (Strong)
  • [3DS] Pokemon X and Y (Nintendo, 10/12/133) – 11,302 (3,961,624)
  • [3DS] Puyopuyo Tetris (Sega, 02/06/13) – 8,859 (67,204)
  • [PS4] FIFA 14 (EA, 02/22/14) – 8,808 (New)
  • [PS3] Mobile Suit Gundam Extreme VS. Full Boost (Namco Bandai, 01/30/14) – 7,763 (321,054)
  • [PS4] Need for Speed: Rivals (EA, 02/22/14) – 6,602 (New)
Hardware Sales (Previous Week Sales)
  • PlayStation 4 – 309,154 (N/A)
  • 3DS LL – 22,253 (27,650)
  • PlayStation Vita – 16,857 (17,081)
  • PlayStation 3 -9,983 (10,226)
  • 3DS – 9,898 (12,066)
  • Wii U – 8,407 (8,782)
  • PSP – 3,171 (2,944)
  • PlayStation Vita TV – 1,383 (1,267)
  • Xbox 360 – 241 (256)

Written by Omar Taylor

Omar Taylor

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