3DS Regains Top of Media Create While PS4 Keeps Up Momentum in Japan; Call of Duty Holds Top of Software

on November 18, 2015 11:55 AM

Like every Wednesday, Media Create released its sales charts for the Japanese market. This week saw the release of Project X Zone 2, and Assassin’s Creed Syndicate, but neither managed to dethrone Call of Duty: Black Ops III.

The new chapter of the Black Ops franchise, remains at the top for the second week after its release.

  1. Call of Duty: Black Ops III – PS4 – 43,629
  2. Project X Zone 2 – 3DS – 40,945
  3. Assassin’s Creed Syndicate – PS4 – 32,078
  4. Splatoon – Wii U – 21,098
  5. Disney Magical World 2 – 3DS – 19,605
  6. Need for Speed – PS4 – 18,598
  7. Yo-kai Watch Busters – 3DS – 15,580
  8. Super Mario Maker – Wii U – 12,442
  9. Call of Duty: Black Ops III – PS3 – 11,123
  10. God Eater Resurrection – PS Vita – 8,752
  11. Zelda: Tri Force Heroes – 3DS – 7,670
  12. Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition – PS Vita – 6,880
  13. Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer – 3DS – 5,645
  14. Pro Yakyuu Famista Returns – 3DS – 4,618
  15. Pokemon Super Mystery Dungeon – 3DS –  3,960
  16. Picross 3D 2 – 3DS –  3,482
  17. World Soccer Winning Eleven 2016 – PS3 –  3,093
  18. Fairy Fencer F: Advent Dark Force – PS4 – 3,057
  19. God Eater Resurrection – PS4 – 2,907
  20. PriPara Mezase! Idol: Grand Prix No.1! – 3DS – 2,819

Below you can find the hardware chart:

  1. PS4 – 27,311
  2. New 3DS XL – 21,800
  3. Wii U – 17,921
  4. PS Vita – 11,821
  5. New 3DS – 5,264
  6. PS3 – 1,751
  7. 3DS – 968
  8. PS Vita TV – 680
  9. 3DS XL – 561
  10. Xbox One – 524

The 3DS managed to inch back on top by counting all its different versions, with the PS4 hot on its heels, holding its momentum since the price cut in october.

The Wii U also got a very nice boost, back to almost 20,000 units in a week.

On the software front, besides Black Ops III holding on the crown, Need for Speed debuted a bit weakly, while Splatoon shows its strong legs once more.

 /  Executive News Editor
Hailing from sunny (not as much as people think) Italy and long standing gamer since the age of Mattel Intellivision and Sinclair ZX Spectrum. Definitely a multi-platform gamer, he still holds the old dear PC nearest to his heart, while not disregarding any console on the market. RPGs (of any nationality) and MMORPGs are his daily bread, but he enjoys almost every other genre, prominently racing simulators, action and sandbox games. He is also one of the few surviving fans of the flight simulator genre on Earth.