Japan: Nintendo Switch series sold 108,122 units this week

The latest Japanese boxed video games and hardware sales now start from Famitsu from October 18, 2021 to October 24, 2021. For the Nintendo Switch series systems now including Nintendo Switch (OLED model), this is a great week. After the merger, the platform transferred 108,122 units, easily surpassing the competition. However, PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S game consoles continue to face global inventory shortages. This is a bestseller this week in the land of the rising sun.

Software sales (followed by lifetime sales)

  1. [PS4] Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Hinokami Chronicles (Aniplex, 10/14/21) – 15,996 (110,845)
  2. [PS4] Blue Reflection: Second Light (Koei Tecmo, 10/21/21) – 14,048 (new)
  3. [NSW] Ring Fit Adventure (Nintendo, 10/18/19) – 10,155 (2,879,734)
  4. [NSW] Metroid Fear (Nintendo, 10/08/21) – 9,999 (119,018)
  5. [NSW] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (Nintendo, July 12, 2018) – 9,360 (4,469,716)
  6. [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo, 04/28/17) – 8,695 (4,103,819)
  7. [NSW] Blue Reflection: Second Light (Koei Tecmo, 10/21/21) – 8,380 (new)
  8. [NSW] Minecraft (Microsoft, 06/21/18) – 8,306 (2,243,119)
  9. [NSW] Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo, 03/20/20) – 6,581 (6,909,879)
  10. [NSW] Pokemon Sword / Shield (The Pokemon Company, 11/15/19) – 6,280 (4,169,875)

Hardware sales (followed by lifetime sales)

  1. Switch OLED model – 61,169 (242,072)
  2. Switch – 38,658 (17,267,673)
  3. PlayStation 5 – 11,526 (951,035)
  4. Switch Lite – 8,295 (4,106,660)
  5. Xbox Series S – 3,815 (45,675)
  6. PlayStation 5 Digital Edition – 2,754 (182,857)
  7. PlayStation 4 – 462 (7,814,542)
  8. New 2DS LL (including 2DS) – 449 (1,175,772)
  9. Xbox Series X – 74 (64,992)

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