Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 3 Professional and PS4 Top Japanese Sales This Week According to Media Create

on February 15, 2017 8:37 AM

Today is Wednesday folks, which can only mean one thing: Media Create has released its weekly sales charts of the Japanese market. For the week starting February 6, 2017, and ending February 12th, the two victors are the PS4 (surprise, surprise) and Square Enix’s Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 3 Professional, which beat other newcomer and second place finisher: NiOh, from Team Ninja. With Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 3 Professional at the top, Resident Evil 7: Biohazard’s two week winning streak has been halted, with the Capcom game falling to fourth.

All the new additions to this week’s top 20, include: Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 3 Professional (number 1), NiOh (number 2), and Four Goddesses Online: Cyber Dimension Neptunia (number 3).

Here’s the full software chart:

Important to note: Media Create counts only retail sales, meaning digital sales are not included.

1. Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 3 Professional – 3DS — 122,051 / NEW
2. Nioh – PS4 — 75,477 / NEW
3. Four Goddesses Online: Cyber Dimension Neptunia – PS4 — 42,508 / NEW
4. Resident Evil 7 – PS4 — 22,338 / 262,309
5. Pokemon Sun/Moon – 3DS — 16,477 / 3,148,928
6. Poochy & Yoshi’s Woolly World – 3DS — 9,495 / 79,976
7. Super Mario Maker for 3DS – 3DS — 9,367 / 962,071
8. Yo-kai Watch 3: Sukiyaki – 3DS — 8,583 / 662,339
9. Grand Theft Auto V (4,990 Yen Edition) — PS4 – 5,686 / 271,628
10. Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition – PSV — 4,578 / 1,106,077
11. Animal Crossing: New Leaf – Welcome amiibo – 3DS — 4,362 / 126,559
12. Danganronpa V3 – PSV — 4,178 / 112,653
13. Gravity Rush 2 – PS4 — 3,953 / 102,630
14. Final Fantasy XV – PS4 — 3,755 / 936,304
15. Momotaro Dentetsu 2017: Tachiagare Nippon!! – 3DS — 3,732 / 283,832
16. Kingdom Hearts HD II.8 Final Chapter Prologue – PS4 — 3,166 / 181,216
17. Miitopia – 3DS —  3,087 / 168,166
18. Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 Road to Boruto – PS4 —  2,841 / 12,045
19. Minecraft: Wii U Edition – Wii U — 2,796 / 288,878
20. Battlefield 1 – PS4 — 2,527 / 261,179

And the hardware charts:

  1. PS4 – 22,282
  2. New 3DS LL – 19,126
  3. Vita – 8,479
  4. PS4 Pro – 6,693
  5. 2DS – 5,226
  6. New 3DS – 1,435
  7. Wii U – 543
  8. PS3 – 473
  9. Xbox One – 112

Let us know what you think of the latest charts in the comments below. For reference, you can check out last weeks charts here.

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