Resident Evil 7 and PS4 Top Japanese Sales This Week According to Media Create

on February 1, 2017 8:23 AM

It’s Wednesday ladies and gentlemen, which means Media Create has released its weekly sales charts of the Japanese market. For the week starting January 23, 2017, and ending January 29th, the PS4 has once again topped the hardware charts, which it does almost every single month. However, over on the software side of things, we have a new face. As you may remember, last week Gravity Rush 2 was at the top, but this week its Capcom’s Resident Evil 7: Biohazard. 

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 — 187,306 / NEW
2. Uta no Prince-Sama: Repeat Love — PSV – 29,008 / NEW
3. Pokemon Sun/Moon – 3DS — 20,343 / 3,112,620
4. Poochy & Yoshi’s Woolly World – 3DS — 17,869 / 57,242
5. Gravity Rush 2 – PS4 — 15,798 / 90,159
6. Yo-kai Watch 3: Sukiyaki – 3DS — 13,017 / 642,246
7. Super Mario Maker for 3DS – 3DS — 12,150 / 941,119
8. Kingdom Hearts HD II.8 Final Chapter Prologue – PS4 — 11,243 / 171,798
9. Danganronpa V3 – PSV — 9,734 / 101,844
10. Valkyrie Revolution – PS4 —  7,411 / 45,608
11. Grand Theft Auto V (4,990 Yen Edition) — PS4 – 6,447 / 259,321
12. Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition – PSV — 5,808 / 1,096,016
13. Momotaro Dentetsu 2017: Tachiagare Nippon!! – 3DS — 5,621 / 275,348
14. Valkyrie Revolution –  PSV — 5,121 / 23,339
15. Sousei no Onmyouji – PSV — 4,681 / NEW
16. Animal Crossing: New Leaf – Welcome amiibo – 3DS — 4,607 / 117,404
17. Final Fantasy XV – PS4 — 4,600 / 928,231
18. Danganronpa V3 – PS4 — 4,342 / 52,303
19. Miitopia – 3DS — 4,213 / 161,160
20. New Game! – PSV — 3,662 / NEW

And for the hardware:

  1. PS4 – 30,778
  2. New 3DS LL – 17,600
  3. Vita – 10,553
  4. PS4 Pro – 9,893
  5. 2DS – 5,806
  6. New 3DS – 1,301
  7. Wii U – 710
  8. PS3 – 579
  9. Xbox One – 231

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

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