Mar 21st, 2018

After a slow start earlier this year, the Nintendo Switch is back to dominating the console sales charts in Japan. Last week the Switch sold more units than all other consoles combined.

On the games front, Kirby Star Allies launched by topping the sales chart, followed by Splatoon 2, which saw the release of the new “Starter Edition”.

Here are the full hardware and software sales charts for last week in Japan.

  1. Switch – 54,342 (45,084)
  2. PlayStation 4 – 14,349 (14,251)
  3. PlayStation 4 Pro – 8,278 (14,112)
  4. New 2DS LL – 4,937 (5,413)
  5. New 3DS LL – 3,664 (4,074)
  6. PlayStation Vita – 3,644 (5,476)
  7. 2DS – 547 (761)
  8. Xbox One – 80 (78)
  9. Xbox One X – 74 (104)

And the best selling games of the week:

  1. [NSW] Kirby: Star Allies – 222,031 (New)
  2. [NSW] Splatoon 2 (Bundle Version Included) – 30,471 (2,136,957)
  3. [PS4] Attack on Titan 2 – 28,480 (New)
  4. [NSW] Attack on Titan 2 – 22,941 (New)
  5. [PS4] Hokuto ga Gotoku – 20,448 (143,563)
  6. [PS4] Monster Hunter: World – 166,614 (1,970,886)
  7. [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – 15,408 (1,415,211)
  8. [PSV] Attack on Titan 2 – 15,621 (New)
  9. [NSW] The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – 10,434 (918,501)
  10. [NSW] Super Mario Odyssey – 9,076 (1,657,931)
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