This Week In Sales: Nintendo Labo, God of War, And Metal Max Xeno Debuts

By Sato . April 25, 2018 . 8:00am

Period: The week of April 16 – April 22 (2018)

Top-seller: Nintendo Labo Toy-Con 01: Variety Kit – 90,410 (Nintendo Switch)

Nintendo Switch sales: 34,165 (Last week – 36,308)

Nintendo 2DS sales: 439 (616)

New Nintendo 2DS LL sales: 4,191 (4,564)

New Nintendo 3DS LL sales: 2,842 (3,366)

PlayStation 4 sales: 4,480 (9,491)

PlayStation 4 Pro sales: 8,967 (1,473)

PlayStation Vita sales: 2,792 (2,921)

Xbox One sales: 59 (55)

Xbox One X sales: 57 (17)

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Last week, Japan Nintendo and Sony had themselves key releases with the Nintendo Labo making its debut alongside God of War. Metal Max Xeno, Portal Knights, and Neo Atlas 1469 also had debuts for the week.

 

The #1 spot of the week goes to the Nintendo Labo Toy-Con 01: Variety Kit with 90,410 units sold to take the top spot. The second kit, Nintendo Labo Toy-Con 02: Robot Kit charted at #3 with 28,629 units sold, which gives Nintendo Labo an opening week debut of 119,039 between both kits.

 

Sony Interactive Entertainment’s God of War sold 46,091 units on PlayStation 4 in its Japanese debut to chart at #2. Next, Kirby: Star Allies was #4 with 17,381 units sold on the Nintendo Switch, followed by Splatoon 2 with 16,617 units sold. Last week’s top title The Snack World: Trejarers Gold charted at #6 with 15,847 units sold.

 

Metal Max Xeno debuted at #7 with 15,044 units sold on PS4 and at #9 with 8,355 units sold on PS Vita for a total of 23,399 units between the two. Other new releases included the Nintendo Switch version of Portal Knights at #16 with 3,226 units sold, and the Switch version of Neo Atlas 1469 at #17 with 3,177 units sold.

 

In hardware sales, the PlayStation 4 sold 4,480 units and the PS4 Pro sold 8,967 units for a total of 13,447 units sold for the PS4 family. The Nintendo Switch was the top-selling console with 34,165 units sold, making up 58.8% of all hardware sales in the week. Going by Media Create’s numbers, the Nintendo Switch is currently at 4,071,828 units sold in Japan since its launch in March 3, 2017.

 

The top-20 chart of the week is as follows:

Lw Tw Title Weekly Sales Total Sales Sys Publisher
New 01. Nintendo Labo Toy-Con 01: Variety Kit 90,410 New Switch Nintendo
New 02. God of War 46,091 New PS4 SIE
New 03. Nintendo Labo Toy-Con 02: Robot Kit 28,629 New Switch Nintendo
02. 04. Kirby: Star Allies 17,381 433,488 Switch Nintendo
03. 05. Splatoon 2 16,617 2,248,923 Switch Nintendo
01. 06. The Snack World: Trejarers Gold 15,847 51,502 Switch Level-5
New 07. Metal Max Xeno 15,044 New PS4 Kadokawa
06. 08. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe 11,393 1,484,644 Switch Nintendo
New 09. Metal Max Xeno 8,355 New PSV Kadokawa
08. 10. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 6,895 961,427 Switch Nintendo
09. 11. Super Mario Odyssey 6,491 1,697,522 Switch Nintendo
05. 12. Far Cry 5 6,280 122,958 PS4 Ubisoft
07. 13. Cities: Skylines – PlayStation 4 Edition 5,750 17,116 PS4 Spike Chunsoft
13. 14. Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon 3,569 1,618,478 3DS Pokémon Company
04. 15. Death end re;Quest 3,348 18,651 PS4 Compile Heart
New 16. Portal Knights 3,226 New Switch Spike Chunsoft
New 17. Neo Atlas 1469 3,176 New Switch Artdink
16. 18. Monster Hunter: World 3,103 2,006,158 PS4 Capcom
15. 19. Rainbow Six Siege: Advanced Edition 2,896 41,872 PS4 Ubisoft
14. 20. Detective Pikachu 2,817 71,209 3DS Pokémon Company

Sales data acquired from 4Gamer and Media Create.



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