Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas tops the charts in Japan

Last week Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas was finally released in Japan with Capcom as the game’s publisher. Instead of limping along like some US made games, Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas was the number one selling game for the week with 227,261 copies of the PS2 game in the hands of gamers. In comparison, Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker, the number two game, sold 103,706 copies sold and Picross DS, which was also released last week only managed to sell 71,794 copies.

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Here is the sales chart for the week of January 22-January 28

1.) Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (227,261)

2.) Dragon Quest Monsters Joker (103,706)

3.) Sangokushi Taisen DS (77,229)

4.) Picross DS (71,794)

5.) Hotel Dusk Room: 215 (59,379)

6.) Wii Sports (58,886)

7.) Wario: Master of Disguise (47,350)

8.) Wii Play (43,612)

9.) Pachinko Winter Sonata (41,411)

10.) More Brain Age (34,028)

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