Resident Evil 7 and PS4 Top Japanese Sales For Second Straight Week According to Media Create

on February 8, 2017 8:23 AM

It’s Wednesday folks, which means that Media Create has released its weekly sales charts of the Japanese market. For the week starting January 30th, 2017, and ending February 5th, the PS4 has once again topped the hardware charts, which is no surprise, because it does just that almost every week. Meanwhile, on the software side, Capcom’s Resident Evil 7: Biohazard returns from last week, to claim its second week atop the chart.

As for new additions to this week’s top 20, there’s only two: Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 Road to Boruto (number 6) and BoxBoy! Stuffed Box (number 8).

Here’s the full software chart:

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

1.Resident Evil 7 – PS4 — 52,665 / 239,971
2. Pokemon Sun/Moon – 3DS — 19,831 / 3,132,451
3. Poochy & Yoshi’s Woolly World – 3DS — 13,058 / 70,482
4. Super Mario Maker for 3DS – 3DS — 11,585 / 952,704
5. Yo-kai Watch 3: Sukiyaki – 3DS — 11,509 / 653,756
6. Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 Road to Boruto – PS4 — 9,204 / NEW
7. Gravity Rush 2 – PS4 — 8,518 / 98,677
8. BoxBoy! Stuffed Box – 3DS — 7,582 / NEW
9. Danganronpa V3 – PSV — 6,631 / 108,475
10. Grand Theft Auto V (4,990 Yen Edition) – PS4 — 6,621 / 265,942
11. Kingdom Hearts HD II.8 Final Chapter Prologue – PS4 — 6,251 / 178,049
12. Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition – PSV — 5,484 / 1,101,500
13. Animal Crossing: New Leaf – Welcome amiibo – 3DS — 4,793 / 122,197
14. Momotaro Dentetsu 2017: Tachiagare Nippon!! – 3DS — 4,751 / 280,099
15. Final Fantasy XV – PS4 — 4,318 / 932,549
16. Uta no Prince-Sama: Repeat Love – PSV — 3,981 / 32,989
17. Miitopia – 3DS — 3,919 / 165,079
18. Danganronpa V3 – PS4 — 3,907 / 56,210
19. Valkyrie Revolution – PS4 — 3,463 / 49,071
20. Minecraft: Wii U Edition – Wii U —  3,133 / 286,082

And the hardware charts:

  1. PS4 — 26,870
  2. New 3 DS LL — 18,891
  3. Vita — 9,626
  4. PS4 Pro — 9,508
  5. 2DS — 5,593
  6. New 3DS — 1,617
  7. Wii U — 778
  8. PS3 — 548
  9. Xbox One — 111

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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