Japan: Nintendo Switch series transfers 40,463 units this week

The latest Japanese physical video game software and hardware rankings for the week from September 27, 2021 to October 3, 2021 have been released, with slight changes this week, as there are four PlayStation 4 games in the top five.The best-selling game of the week is The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Darkness For the number one PS4, 50,114 physical units were moved. The best-selling hardware this week is again the Nintendo Switch series system, with 40,463 units sold this week. PlayStation 5 and Xbox series game consoles are still facing global inventory issues. This is the bestseller in Japan this week.

Software sales (followed by lifetime sales)

  1. [PS4] The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Darkness (Falcom, 09/30/21) – 50,114 (new)
  2. [PS4] FIFA 2022 (Electronic Arts, January 10, 21) – 25,936 (new)
  3. [PS4] Loss of judgment (Sega, September 24, 21) – 20,3939 (132,245)
  4. [PS4] Melty Blood: Type Lumina (DELiGHTWORKS, 09/30/21) – 18,833 (new)
  5. [NSW] FIFA 2022 Legacy Edition (Electronic Arts, January 10, 21) – 13,385 (new)
  6. [NSW] Melty Blood: Lumina type (DELiGHTWORKS, 09/30/21) – 11,604 (new)
  7. [NSW] WarioWare: Come together! (Nintendo, 09/10/21) – 10,862 (137,179)
  8. [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo, 04/28/17) – 10,005 (4,073,252)
  9. [NSW] Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot + A New Power Awakens Set (Bandai Namco, 09/24/21) – 9,897 (51,971)
  10. [NSW] Minecraft (Microsoft, 06/21/18) – 9,611 (2,214,466)

Hardware sales (followed by lifetime sales)

  1. Switch – 32,086 (17,165,354)
  2. PlayStation 5 – 11,014 (909,143)
  3. Switch Lite – 8,377 (4,080,134)
  4. Xbox Series S – 2,763 (35,387)
  5. PlayStation 5 Digital Edition – 1,781 (175,875)
  6. Xbox Series X – 1,372 (63,757)
  7. PlayStation 4 – 933 (7,812,506)
  8. New 2DS LL (including 2DS) – 474 (1,174,545)

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