Famitsu Sales: 9/16/19 – 9/22/19 [Update]

Switch Lite launches strong with The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening.

The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening

Famitsu has published its estimated physical game software and hardware sales data for Japan for the week of September 16, 2019 to September 22, 2019.

The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening for Switch was the top selling title and new release of the week, moving 141,375 retail copies. It launched alongside the Switch Lite hardware, which debuted at 177,936 sales.

Also new this week, Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch for Nintendo Switch debuted at 11,237 retail sales. Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch Remastered for PlayStation 4 did not chart in the top 10.

On the hardware side, the Switch family sold 239,740 units, the PlayStation 4 family sold 24,857 units, and the 3DS family sold 1,687 units.

Get the full sales charts below.

Software Sales (followed by lifetime sales)

  1. [NSW] The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening (Nintendo, 09/20/19) – 141,375 (New)
  2. [PS4] Monster Hunter World: Iceborne Master Edition (Capcom, 09/06/19) – 39,594 (319,915)
  3. [PS4] eFootball PES 2020 (Konami, 09/12/19) – 19,249 (77,513)
  4. [NSW] Super Mario Maker 2 (Nintendo, 06/28/19) – 14,905 (629,714)
  5. [NSW] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (Nintendo, 12/07/18) – 12,266 (3,266,380)
  6. [NSW] Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch for Nintendo Switch (Level-5, 09/20/19) – 11,237 (New)
  7. [NSW] Minecraft: Nintendo Switch Edition (Bundle Version Included) (Microsoft, 06/21/18) – 10,813 (934,335)
  8. [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo, 04/28/17) – 10,786 (2,459,809)
  9. [NSW] Tsuri Spirits Nintendo Switch Version (Bandai Namco, 07/25/19) – 9,803 (171,841)
  10. [PS4] Borderlands 3 (2K Games, 09/13/19) – 8,811 (44,847)
  11. [NSW] Cardfight!! Vanguard EX (FuRyu, 09/19/19) – 7,989 (New)
  12. [NSW] Daemon X Machina (Marvelous, 09/13/19) – 7,972 (36,121)
  13. [PS4] Monster Hunter World: Iceborne (Capcom, 09/06/19) – 6,390 (61,592)
  14. [NSW] The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Limited Edition Included) (Nintendo, 03/03/17) – 6,281 (1,405,880)
  15. [NSW] Pokemon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! / Let’s Go, Eevee! (Bundle Editions Included) (Nintendo, 11/16/18) – 6,277 (1,633,499)
  16. [PS4] Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch Remastered (Level-5, 09/20/19) – 6,271 (New)
  17. [NSW] Super Mario Party (Nintendo, 10/05/18) – 5,836 (1,113,488)
  18. [NSW] Splatoon 2 (Bundle Version Included) (Nintendo, 07/21/17) – 5,788 (3,159,092)
  19. [NSW] Fire Emblem: Three Houses (Limited Edition Included) (Nintendo, 07/26/19) – 5,643 (245,461)
  20. [PS4] F1 2019 (Game Source Entertainment, 09/19/19) – 4,248 (New)
  21. [NSW] New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe (Nintendo, 01/11/19) – 4,039 (686,202)
  22. [NSW] Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu (Konami, 06/27/19) – 3,542 (162,782)
  23. [PS4] Cardfight!! Vanguard EX (FuRyu, 09/19/19) – 2,513 (New)
  24. [NSW] Super Mario Odyssey (Nintendo, 10/27/17) – 2,501 (2,003,999)
  25. [NSW] Yo-kai Watch 4: We’re Looking Up at the Same Sky (Level-5, 06/20/19) – 2,438 (270,690)
  26. [NSW] Jakou no Lyla: Trap of Musk (Idea Factory, 09/19/19) – 2,414 (New)
  27. [NSW] Olympic Games Tokyo 2020: The Official Video Game (Sega, 07/25/19) – 2,254 (50,889)
  28. [NSW] Astral Chain (Nintendo, 08/30/19) – 2,217 (46,875)
  29. [NSW] Kirby: Star Allies (Nintendo, 03/16/18) – 2,101 (752,260)
  30. [PS4] PlayStation VR Worlds (SIE, 10/13/16) – 2,090 (94,913)

Hardware Sales (followed by lifetime sales)

  1. Switch Lite – 177,936 (New)
  2. Switch – 61,804 (9,033,745)
  3. PlayStation 4 – 15,482 (7,119,276)
  4. PlayStation 4 Pro – 9,375 (1,280,068)
  5. New 2DS LL (including 2DS) – 1,516 (1,663,700)
  6. New 3DS LL – 171 (5,884,203)
  7. Xbox One X – 358 (16,907)
  8. Xbox One S – 155 (91,089)
  9. PS Vita – 28 (5,862,556)

Update: Famitsu has published the top 11 to 30 game software sales, which have been added to the post.

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