Japan Top Weekly Video Game Sales Ranking: November 14 – November 20, 2022

Hardware sales have shown a drastic improvement week-on-week with only Xbox Series S seeing a drop in sales as it sold 68.38% fewer units to 154 whereas the Series X climbed by 426.05% to settle at 1,373 units as of the end of the week, bringing total units sold to 1,527. The most noticeable improvement Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Video Game Sales Ranking: November 14 – November 20, 2022

Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: November 7 – November 13, 2022

Switch consoles for the week between November 7 and November 13 marked a rise of 7.81% week-on-week, lifted by the massive increase in sales recorded by Switch Lite which saw 25,050 units sold throughout the week against the 1,714 units it sold the week before. PlayStation 5 reported all green for both editions, up by Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: November 7 – November 13, 2022

Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: October 31 – November 6, 2022

Switch consoles showed a major sign of recovery from its low performance a week ago as total units sold went up by 134.19% from 38,634 to 90,478, much of it was contributed by its OLED edition that rose 220.08% week-on-week to 74,895 units. PlayStation 5 settled down after several weeks of growth, this time, total Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: October 31 – November 6, 2022

Sword Art Online is Kadokawa Corporation’s Best Publishing Title as of the Second Quarter of FY2023; Overlord Overtakes Kakkou no Iinazuke for the Video Segment

Kadokawa Corporation (hereinafter will be referred to as “the group”) reported its best second quarter performance to date (since FY2016) with quarter sales at a high 122,639 million yen (≈829.55 million USD), up by as much as 17.01% year-on-year (y-o-y) while its quarterly profit jumped 48.07% to 10,537 million yen (≈71.16 million USD). According to Continue reading Sword Art Online is Kadokawa Corporation’s Best Publishing Title as of the Second Quarter of FY2023; Overlord Overtakes Kakkou no Iinazuke for the Video Segment

Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: October 24 – October 30, 2022

Hardware sales are nearly down across the board with Switch consoles being hit the hardest with Switch Lite falling below the 1,000 mark. Total sales for the console stood at 38,634 units, a fall of 29.29% week-over-week. PlayStation 5 on the other hand, performed quite remarkably with a rise of 35.61% to 38,866 units sold Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: October 24 – October 30, 2022

Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: October 17 – October 23, 2022

Switch consoles recorded better sales for the week between October 17 and October 23 thanks to its OLED model which saw a rise of 57.16% week-on-week to 38,079 units, putting total units sold at 54,637, a 26.10% improvement over previous week’s 43,329 units. PlayStation 5 has also reported a decent increase in sales at 28,661 Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: October 17 – October 23, 2022