Japan: Pokemon Brilliant Diamond & Pokemon Shining Pearl No.1 and Switch series sold 167,778 units

The latest Japanese boxed software and hardware rankings have appeared. From November 15, 2021 to November 21, 2021, the top rankings are Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Pokemon Shining Pearl, with incredible retail sales. Of 1,395,642 copies. The best-selling hardware is again the Nintendo Switch series system, which transferred an astonishing 167,778 units on the back of the new Pokemon remake. Both Xbox Series X|S and PlayStation 5 game consoles continue to face inventory shortages. This is the best-selling boxed game in Land of the Rising Sun.

Software sales (followed by lifetime sales)

  1. [NSW] Pokemon Brilliant Diamond / Shining Pearl (The Pokemon Company, 11/19/21) – 1,395,642 (new)
  2. [NSW] Mario Party Superstars (Nintendo, 10/29/21) – 39,797 (329,497)
  3. [PS4] Battlefield 2042 (Electronic Arts, 11/19/21) – 25,268 (new)
  4. [NSW] Shin Megami Tensei V (Atlus, 11/11/21) – 22,513 (165,760)
  5. [PS5] Battlefield 2042 (Electronic Arts, 11/19/21) – 21,637 (new)
  6. [NSW] Ring Fit Adventure (Nintendo, 10/18/19) – 11,822 (2,920,975)
  7. [NSW] Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo, 03/20/20)-11,149 (6,945,689)
  8. [NSW] Minecraft (Microsoft, 06/21/18) – 10,084 (2,279,676)
  9. [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo, 04/28/17) – 9,890 (4,142,150)
  10. [NSW] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (Nintendo, July 12, 2018) – 8,621 (4,506,739)

Hardware sales (followed by lifetime sales)

  1. Switch OLED model-68,796 (377,001)
  2. Switch – 60,512 (17,454,460)
  3. Switch Lite – 38,470 (4,195,309)
  4. PlayStation 5 – 4,134 (988,400)
  5. Xbox Series X – 2,203 (69,919)
  6. Xbox Series S – 1,219 (52,218)
  7. New 2DS LL (including 2DS) – 365 (1,177,353)
  8. PlayStation 4 – 188 (7,818,813)
  9. PlayStation 5 Digital Edition – 173 (188,845)

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