Sales Charts For Japan

Hardware

The PS Vita seems to be making a slow comeback with the latest sales charts showing the struggling handheld make it’s way into the top 20 with Tales of Innocence R, which interestingly is a remake of a DS game, selling 55,000 units in its first week. Sure to put a smile on the face of Vita owners is the announcement by Namco Bandai, that it intends on remaking past Tales games for the handheld.

 

Resident Evil Revelations also made an impact on the charts selling 147, 000 units which is comparison to the past RE title Mercenaries which sold only 58,792 in its first week, is sure to put a smile on the face of Capcom executives.

 

How awesome does this boxset look though? Badass!

 

Here’s a full breakdown of the top 20 for the period covering January 23 through January 29.

  • [PS3] 01. Armored Core V (From Software, 01.26.2012): 163,906 <– NEW
  • [3DS] 02. Resident Evil Revelations (Capcom, 01.26.2012): 146,559 <– NEW
  • [PSV] 03. Tales of Innocence R (Namco Bandai, 01.26.2012): 54,853 <– NEW
  • [3DS] 04. Mario Kart 7 (Nintendo, 12.01.2011): 29,230 (1,433,958)
  • [3DS] 05. Monster Hunter 3G (Capcom, 12.10.2011): 27,032 (1,186,898)
  • [360] 06. Armored Core V (From Software, 01.26.2012): 24,719 <– NEW
  • [3DS] 07. Super Mario 3D Land (Nintendo, 11.03.2011): 23,003 (1,288,495)
  • [PS3] 08. Idolmaster Anime & G4U Pack Vol.4 (Namco Bandai, 01.26.2012): 18,179 <– NEW
  • [3DS] 09. Rhythm Thief (Nintendo, 01.26.2012): 14,928 (46,526)
  • [3DS] 10. Inazuma Eleven Go (Level-5, 12.15.2011): 10,479 (370,804)
  • [PSP] 11. Gundam Mokuba no Kiseki (Namco Bandai, 01.26.2012): 9,121 <– NEW
  • [WII] 12. Just Dance Wii (Nintendo, 10.13.2011): 7,837 (519,199)
  • [PS3] 13. Musou Orochi 2 (Tecmo Koei, 12.22.2011): 7,419 (355,033)
  • [PSP] 14. Monster Hunter Portable 3rd PSP the Best (Capcom, 09.22.2011): 7,072 (178,978)
  • [PS3] 15. Final Fantasy XIII-2 (Square Enix, 12.15.2011): 6,405 (769,079)
  • [WII] 16. Wii Party (Nintendo, 07.08.2010): 6,280 (2,279,598)
  • [WII] 17. Wii Sports Resort (Nintendo, 11.11.2010): 6,056 (856,483)
  • [3DS] 18. Nintendogs + Cats (Nintendo, 02.26.2011): 5,397 (487,201)
  • [WII] 19. Mario Kart Wii (Nintendo, 04.10.2008): 5,326 (3,495,100)
  • [WII] 20. Hoshi no Kirby Wii (Nintendo, 10.27.2011): 4,873 (590,133)

As far as hardware sales, the 3DS still reigns supreme increasing its sales from the past week. The PS Vita also saw an improvement in sales but it’s still a fair way behind its equivalent in the handheld stakes.

  • 1. 3DS: 84,789 (80,960)
  • 2. PS3: 22,924 (21,155)
  • 3. PSV: 18,942 (15,219)
  • 4. PSP: 16,008 (17,181)
  • 5. Wii: 10,396 (10,173)
  • 6. X360: 1,235 (1,588)
  • 7. DSi LL: 1,180 (1,200)
  • 8. DSi: 738 (822)
  • 9. PS2: 713 (903)
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