Japan: Nintendo Switch series sold 192,335 units this week, and the top ten are all Switch games

The latest boxed software and hardware charts are provided by Japanese sales tracker Famitsu. The first place this week has not changed. Pokemon Shining Diamond and Pokemon Shining Pearl are still transferring a large number of copies. Nintendo Switch series systems continue to dominate, bringing an impressive 192,335 units on Christmas Eve, with Nintendo Switch (OLED model) leading. Here are the best-selling physical games and hardware in Japan this week:

Software sales (followed by lifetime sales)

  1. [NSW] Pokemon Brilliant Diamond / Shining Pearl (The Pokemon Company, 11/19/21) – 130,772 (2,046,040)
  2. [NSW] Mario Party Superstar (Nintendo, October 29, 21) – 53,824 (459,001)
  3. [NSW] Big Brain Academy: Brain vs. Brain (Nintendo, 12/03/21) – 33,092 (70,020)
  4. [NSW] Minecraft (Microsoft, 06/21/18) – 26,256 (2,336,145)
  5. [NSW] Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo, 03/20/20) – 23,786 (7,010,861)
  6. [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo, 04/28/17) – 21,819 (4,191,268)
  7. [NSW] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (Nintendo, July 12, 2018) – 20,364 (4,552,841)
  8. [NSW] Momotaro Electric Railway: Showa, Heisei, Reiwa mo Teiban! (Konami, 11/19/20) – 14,709 (2,448,283)
  9. [NSW] Ring Fit Adventure (Nintendo, 10/18/19) – 13,765 (2,956,485)
  10. [NSW] Pokemon Sword / Shield (The Pokemon Company, 11/15/19) – 12,825 (4,227,847)

Hardware sales (followed by lifetime sales)

  1. Switch OLED model-90,076 (582,248)
  2. Switch – 59,460 (17,634,683)
  3. Switch Lite – 42,799 (4,327,684)
  4. PlayStation 5 – 1,020 (998,625)
  5. Xbox Series X – 450 (70,908)
  6. New 2DS LL (including 2DS) – 391 (1,178,644)
  7. Xbox Series S – 355 (53,225)
  8. PlayStation 5 Digital Edition – 113 (190,659)
  9. PlayStation 4 – 103 (7,819,116)

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