Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: January 3, 2022 to January 9, 2022

Since the previous hardware sales chart took into account two-week worth of sales, the weekly percentage change has been omitted for the week between January 3 and January 9 and will be featured on the charts from the following week onward. It would seem that units sold have calmed down for most consoles with the Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: January 3, 2022 to January 9, 2022

Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: December 27, 2021 to January 2, 2022

Another quick update here for the Video Game software sales chart. There are no new titles on the list, plus the Top 30 is filled with only Switch releases. Copies sold are down for most across the board with Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl seeing nearly a 50% drop in sales week-on-week.  It is Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: December 27, 2021 to January 2, 2022

Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: December 20, 2021 to December 26, 2021

Just a quick update here with the weekly Video Game software sales chart. Copies sold are all up week-on-week for titles in the Top 10 in the Christmas week with Momotaro Dentetsu: Showa, Heisei, Reiwa mo Teiban! at Number 8 being the biggest gainer of 54.93% increase in sales. Copies sold are up to 35,304 Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: December 20, 2021 to December 26, 2021

Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: December 20, 2021 to January 2, 2022 (Two-week)

A pretty straightforward update this time around since Famitsu skipped the weekly release due to New Year, as such, there will be no percentage difference noted for the post. I will include them once the weekly charts are out, perhaps some time next week. Hardware sales are still seeing strong performance for Switch consoles with Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: December 20, 2021 to January 2, 2022 (Two-week)

Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: December 13, 2021 to December 19, 2021

Units sold are up for both PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series after a number of weeks of slowdown. The PlayStation 5 consoles improved 86.92% week-on-week to see 8,664 units sold in total whereas Xbox Series’ sales are up by 72.14% from a week ago to 2,889 units. The vanilla edition of the PlayStation 5’s lifetime Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: December 13, 2021 to December 19, 2021

Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: December 6, 2021 to December 12, 2021

Units sold for hardware remain low for PlayStation 5 models as they stay below the 2,000 mark. Despite a small recovery for the Digital Edition, its performance worsens compared to the week before where it noted a cumulative 1,919 units sold whereas for the week between December 6 to December 12, it saw only 1,133 Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: December 6, 2021 to December 12, 2021

Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: November 29, 2021 to December 5, 2021

Really poor sales for both PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series consoles as the two slumped to their lowest since May 16. Units sold for Playstation 5 was down 78.65% week-on-week to 1,919 while Xbox Series was at 11.85% lower to 558. Switch consoles however catapulted in number of units sold to see its best since Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: November 29, 2021 to December 5, 2021