Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: August 15 – August 21, 2022

The week between August 15 and August 21 will not be having week-on-week comparisons for hardware since the chart before this covered two-week worth of sales data. The week sees Switch consoles leading the pack as usual at 58,396 copies sold, taking up 69.5% of the total hardware sales for the week while PlayStation 5 Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: August 15 – August 21, 2022

Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: August 1 – August 7, 2022

Note: Famitsu skipped publishing sales data on the 11th and 12th of August this month due to the Obon Festival and as such, the hardware sales will not be available for the separate charts. You can refer to the two-week post here for hardware sold between August 1 and August 14. As for the week Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: August 1 – August 7, 2022

Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: August 8 – August 14, 2022

Note: Famitsu skipped publishing sales data on the 11th and 12th of August this month due to the Obon Festival and as such, the hardware sales will not be available for the separate charts. You can refer to the two-week post here for hardware sold between August 1 and August 14. There were no new Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: August 8 – August 14, 2022

Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: August 1 – August 14, 2022 (Two-week)

After skipping the previous week (due to the Golden Week celebration), Famitsu is back this time around with sales charts that encompasses two weeks’ worth of data, hence, there will be no week-on-week comparisons for hardware while the comparisons for software will be made tomorrow once the charts are out for the Top 30. The Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: August 1 – August 14, 2022 (Two-week)

Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: July 11, 2022 to July 17, 2022

Hardware sales for the week between July 11 and July 17 continue the downtrend with units sold down nearly for all of the consoles. Total units sold for Switch consoles have fallen back by a further 6.89% to 61,677 units from last week’s 66,243 units, and the same can be said for PlayStation 5 and Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: July 11, 2022 to July 17, 2022

Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: May 2, 2022 to May 8, 2022

There are no new releases between May 2 and May 8 on the Top 30 with Nintendo Switch Sports continuing to lead the pack albeit a drop of 39.60% week-on-week to 114,699 copies sold. Nearly all past titles, particularly Switch titles, were on the rise for the week. The biggest climb on the Top 10 Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: May 2, 2022 to May 8, 2022

Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: April 25, 2022 to May 1, 2022

The week between April 25 and May 1 saw most past titles recording a jump in sales, a common occurrence that happens when the Golden Week holiday approaches. The biggest climb on the Top 10 is Mario Kart 8 Deluxe at 19,253 copies sold, up by 38.34% week-on-week. Konami’s eBASEBALL Powerful Pro Baseball 2022 recorded Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: April 25, 2022 to May 1, 2022