Catherine tops Japanese charts

Atlus’ Catherine, released last week on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in Japan, sold remarkably well. The game, which topped Famitsu’s most wanted list for several weeks, came in at number one in this week’s sales charts.

The PlayStation 3 version of the game took the top spot, selling just shy of 142,000 copies. The Xbox 360 version took the seventh spot, selling nearly 22,000 copies.

The full chart, depicting the past week’s sales in Japan, can be seen below.

01. / 00. [PS3] Catherine (Atlus Co.) {2011.02.17} – 141.826 / NEW
02. / 00. [PS3] Marvel Vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds (Capcom) {2011.02.17} – 67.187 / NEW
03. / 02. [PS3] Samurai Warriors 3 Z (Koei Tecmo) {2011.02.10} – 58.089 / 266.637 (-72%)
04. / 03. [PSP] Monster Hunter Freedom 3 (Capcom) {2010.12.01} – 39.727 / 4.289.349 (-58%)
05. / 01. [PSP] Tales of the World: Radiant Mythology 3 (Bandai Namco) {2011.02.10} – 26.504 / 248.572 (-88%)
06. / 00. [PS3] Two Worlds II (Ubisoft) {2011.02.17} – 24.324 / NEW
07. / 00. [360] Catherine (Atlus Co.) {2011.02.17} – 21.936 / NEW
08. / 00. [360] Marvel Vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds (Capcom) {2011.02.17} – 13.779 / NEW
09. / 00. [NDS] Hakuouki: Zuisouroku DS (Idea Factory) {2011.02.17} – 13.373 / NEW
10. / 04. [NDS] Ace Attorney Investigations: Miles Edgeworth 2 (Capcom) {2011.02.03} – 13.186 / 176.362 (-57%)
11. / 08. [WII] Donkey Kong Country Returns (Nintendo) {2010.12.09} – 10.824 / 817.181 (-32%)
12. / 06. [WII] Samurai Warriors 3: Xtreme Legends (Koei Tecmo) {2011.02.10} – 9.638 / 32.236 (-57%)
13. / 11. [NDS] Pokemon Black / White (Pokemon Co.) {2010.09.18} – 9.502 / 5.081.369 (-9%)
14. / 00. [PSP] DJ Max Portable 3 (CyberFront) {2011.02.17} – 8.990 / NEW
15. / 00. [360] Two Worlds II (Ubisoft) {2011.02.17} – 8.225 / NEW
16. / 09. [PSP] Kenka Bancho 5: Laws of Manhood (Spike) {2011.01.27} – 8.193 / 109.543 (-43%)
17. / 07. [PS3] Red Dead Redemption: Undead Nightmare (Take-Two Interactive) {2011.02.10} – 7.861 / 29.580 (-64%)
18. / 13. [WII] Wii Party (Nintendo) {2010.07.08} – 7.472 / 1.794.813 (-27%)
19. / 16. [PSP] World Soccer Winning Eleven 2011 (Konami) {2010.11.18} – 6.312 / 176.788 (-17%)
20. / 19. [NDS] Ni no Kuni: The Ebony Wizard (Level 5) {2010.12.09} – 6.174 / 481.003 (-15%)

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