Period: The week of May 27 – June 2 (2019)
Top-seller: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate – 9,087 (Switch)
Nintendo Switch: 33,154 (Total: 8,217,273)
New Nintendo 2DS LL & 2DS: 1,817 (1,625,487)
New Nintendo 3DS LL: 438 (5,878,970)
PlayStation 4: 4,977 (6,934,184)
PlayStation 4 Pro: 4,005 (1,171,757)
PlayStation Vita: 251 (5,860,523)
Xbox One X: 37 (15,427)
Xbox One S: 54 (90,347)
Last week in Japan, it was another quiet week in video game software and hardware sales. Famitsu’s weekly sales chart shows that for the second week in a row a game has failed to reach the 10,000 mark.
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate sold 9,087 units for Switch to take the #1 spot of the week. Minecraft for Switch and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe followed once again at #2 and #3 with 8,467 and 7,867 units sold respectively. Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! & Let’s Go, Eevee! jumped from #6 last week to #4 with 5,912 units sold. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild also made a jump going from #9 last week to #6 this week with 4,695 units sold.
In hardware sales, the PlayStation 4 sold 4,977 units plus an extra 4,005 units of PS4 Pro sales to combine for 8,982 between the two. The Nintendo Switch was again the best-selling hardware with 33,154 units sold in the week.
The top-10 chart of the week is as follows:
|Lw||Tw||Title||Weekly Sales||Total Sales||Sys||Publisher|
|01.||01.||Super Smash Bros. Ultimate||9,087||3,103,248||Switch||Nintendo|
|03.||03.||Mario Kart 8 Deluxe||7,867||2,318,053||Switch||Nintendo|
|06.||04.||Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! & Let’s Go, Eevee!||5,912||1,541,306||Switch||Pokémon Company|
|09.||06.||The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild||4,695||1,328,235||Switch||Nintendo|
|05.||07.||New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe||4,635||625,770||Switch||Nintendo|
|12.||09.||Yoshi’s Crafted World||3,792||141,952||Switch||Nintendo|
|14.||10.||Super Mario Party||3,553||1,035,582||Switch||Nintendo|
Sales data acquired from Famitsu.