Famitsu Sales: 12/16/19 – 12/22/19 [Update]

Massive sales for Switch and a significant boost in sales for PlayStation 4.

Famitsu Sales: 12/16/19 – 12/22/19

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

Switch titles, mostly Nintendo-published, took the top 10 software sales, with Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield moving another 288,199 units, Luigi’s Mansion 3 moving another 78,903 units, Ring Fit Adventure moving another 56,861 units, and more.

Last week’s new game releases such as ESP Ra.De. Psi and Warriors Orochi 4 Ultimate did not charge in the top 10.

On the hardware side, the Switch family a massive 291,485 units, the PlayStation 4 family sold an impressive 107,313 units thanks to a 10,000 yen price cut campaign that began on December 19, and the 3DS family sold 3,253 units.

Get the full sales charts below.

Software Sales (followed by lifetime sales)

  1. [NSW] Pokemon Sword / Shield (The Pokemon Company, 11/15/19) – 288,199 (2,744,658)
  2. [NSW] Luigi’s Mansion 3 (Nintendo, 10/31/19) – 78,903 (446,649)
  3. [NSW] Ring Fit Adventure (Nintendo, 10/18/19) – 56,861 (443,118)
  4. [NSW] Mario & Sonic at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games (Sega, 11/01/19) – 50,405 (154,262)
  5. [NSW] Minecraft: Nintendo Switch Edition (Bundle Version Included) (Microsoft, 06/21/18) – 41,907 (1,105,034)
  6. [NSW] Tsuri Spirits Nintendo Switch Version (Bandai Namco, 07/25/19) – 38,527 (303,372)
  7. [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo, 04/28/17) – 37,835 (2,618,126)
  8. [NSW] Super Mario Maker 2 (Nintendo, 06/28/19) – 34,368 (774,102)
  9. [NSW] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (Nintendo, 12/07/18) – 34,085 (3,417,667)
  10. [NSW] Super Mario Party (Nintendo, 10/05/18) – 32,041 (1,229,061)
  11. [NSW] Disney Tsum Tsum Festival (Bandai Namco, 10/10/19) – 20,709 (108,025)
  12. [NSW] Splatoon 2 (Bundle Version Included) (Nintendo, 07/21/17) – 19,662 (3,231,666)
  13. [PS4] Warriors Orochi 4 Ultimate (Koei Tecmo, 12/19/19) – 18,386 (New)
  14. [NSW] Yo-kai Watch 4++ (Level-5, 12/05/19) – 14,558 (34,565)
  15. [PS4] Project Sakura Wars (Limited Edition Included) (Sega, 12/12/19) – 13,532 (153,908)
  16. [NSW] The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Limited Edition Included) (Nintendo, 03/03/17) – 12,113 (1,470,179)
  17. [NSW] New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe (01/11/19) – 11,936 (735,437)
  18. [NSW] Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum ‘n’ Fun (Bandai Namco, 07/19/18) – 11,602 (409,844)
  19. [NSW] Warriors Orochi 4 Ultimate (Koei Tecmo, 12/19/19) – 9,928 (New)
  20. [NSW] Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu (Konami, 06/27/19) – 9,649 (201,884)
  21. [NSW] Super Mario Odyssey (Nintendo, 10/27/17) – 9,639 (2,039,914)
  22. [NSW] Fortnite Darkfire Bundle (Warner Bros. Japan, 11/07/19) – 8,464 (34,910)
  23. [NSW] Uta no Prince-sama Repeat LOVE for Nintendo Switch (Broccoli, 12/19/19) – 8,410 (New)
  24. [NSW] Eiga Sumikko Gurashi: Tobidasu Ehon to Himitsu no Ko – Game de Asobou! Ehon no Sekai (Nippon Columbia, 11/07/19) – 8,394 (26,352)
  25. [NSW] Terraria (Spike Chunsoft, 12/19/19) – 7,516 (New)
  26. [NSW] Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age – Definitive Edition (Limited Edition Included) (Square Enix, 09/27/19) – 6,951 (456,426)
  27. [NSW] Kirby: Star Allies (Nintendo, 03/16/18) – 6,631 (778,039)
  28. [PS4] Monster Hunter World: Iceborne Master Edition (Capcom, 09/06/19) – 6,312 (411,902)
  29. [NSW] FIFA 20 Legacy Edition (Electronic Arts, 09/27/19) – 6,222 (38,118)
  30. [NSW] Olympic Games Tokyo 2020: The Official Video Game (Sega, 07/25/19) – 6,139 (75,821)

Hardware Sales (followed by lifetime sales)

  1. Switch – 189,908 (10,196,821)
  2. Switch Lite – 101,577 (952,342)
  3. PlayStation 4 – 74,419 (7,294,150)
  4. PlayStation 4 Pro – 32,894 (1,372,744)
  5. New 2DS LL (including 2DS) – 3,081 (1,687,247)
  6. New 3DS LL – 235 (5,885,745)
  7. Xbox One X – 166 (18,447)
  8. Xbox One S – 60 (92,502)
  9. PS Vita – 38 (5,862,969)

Update 9:05 p.m.: Famitsu has published the top 11 to 30 game software sales, which have been added to the post.

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