Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End Dominates Japan; Propels PS4 to the Top of Media Create

Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End Dominates Japan; Propels PS4 to the Top of Media Create

Today is Wednesday, and as every Wednesday Media Create released its sales charts for Japan, bringing forth a fairly predictable winner.

  1. Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End – PS4 – 128,724 / New
  2. Kirby: Planet Robobot – 3DS – 24,298 / 248,951
  3. Yo-kai Sangokushi – 10,696 / 509,579
  4. Jikkyou Powerful Pro Baseball 2016 – PS Vita – 9,510 – 119,310
  5. Jikkyou Powerful Pro Baseball 2016 – PS4 – 8,473 / 134,391
  6. Jikkyou Powerful Pro Baseball 2016 – PS3 – 5,928 / 76,440
  7. Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 3 – 3DS – 5,767 / 592,321
  8. Minecraft: PS Vita Edition – PS Vita – 5,693 / 768,532
  9. Splatoon – Wii U – 5,237 / 1,362,230
  10. Super Mario Maker – Wii U – 4,030 / 874,405
  11. Dying Light: Enhanced Edition – PS4 – 2,759 / 13,218
  12. Dark Souls III – PS4 – 2,642 / 289,586
  13. Star Ocean 5: Integrity and Faithlessness – PS3 – 2,574 / 27,875
  14. Animal Crossing: New Leaf (Happy Price) – 3DS – 2,498 / 45,601
  15. One Piece: Burning Blood – PS4 Vita – 2,471 / 51,528
  16. Mario and Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games – 3DS – 2,417 / 158,729
  17. One Piece: Burning Blood – PS4 – 2,301 / 52,592
  18. Star Fox Zero with Star Fox Guard – Wii U – 2,214 / 32,442
  19. Minecraft: PlayStation 4 Edition – PS4 – 2,196 / 92,165
  20. Grand Theft Auto V (New Price Edition) – PS4 – 2,194 / 108,023

Uncharted 4 also propelled the PS4 to the top of the chart in a week that saw a large drop in hardware sales.

  1. PS4: 23,239
  2. New 3DS XL: 13,623
  3. PS Vita: 12,299
  4. Wii U: 3,896
  5. New 3DS: 3,021
  6. PS3: 997
  7. 3DS: 823
  8. 3DS XL: 128
  9. Xbox One: 115

Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End’s results are definitely flattering for Japan, even if it didn’t have any strong competitors this week. It’ll be interesting to see just how long of a tail it’ll have on the local market, but so far, so good.