Famitsu Sales: 4/6/20 – 4/12/20 [Update]

Final Fantasy VII Remake opens at 702,853 retail sales.

Final Fantasy VII Remake

Famitsu has published its estimated physical game software and hardware sales data for Japan for the week of April 6, 2020 to April 12, 2020.

Final Fantasy VII Remake for PlayStation 4 was the top selling new release last week, opening at 702,853 retail sales.

To compare to the other best opening week PlayStation 4 titles, Monster Hunter: World opened at 1,245,169 retail sales, Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age opened at 950,315, Final Fantasy XV opened at 690,471, and Kingdom Hearts III opened at 610,077.

(Editor’s Note: The numbers above are all according to Media Create sales. Final Fantasy XV opened at 716,649 sales on PlayStation 4 according to Famitsu numbers.)

On the hardware side, the PlayStation 4 family sold 79,059 units, the Switch family sold 25,313 units, and the 3DS family sold 1,614 units.

Get the full sales charts below.

Software Sales (followed by lifetime sales)

  1. [PS4] Final Fantasy VII Remake (Square Enix, 04/10/20) – 702,853 (New)
  2. [NSW] Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo, 03/20/20) – 292,876 (3,324,660)
  3. [PS4] Resident Evil 3 (Z Version Included) (Capcom, 04/03/20) – 34,698 (224,188)
  4. [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo, 04/28/17) – 14,171 (2,869,272)
  5. [PS4] One Piece: Pirate Warriors 4 (Bandai Namco, 03/26/20) – 13,204 (107,535)
  6. [NSW] One Piece: Pirate Warriors 4 (Bandai Namco, 03/26/20) – 11,921 (90,832)
  7. [NSW] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (Nintendo, 12/07/18) – 11,303 (3,646,834)
  8. [NSW] Ring Fit Adventure (Nintendo, 10/18/19) – 9,249 (762,872)
  9. [NSW] Pokemon Sword / Shield (The Pokemon Company, 11/15/19) – 9,037 (3,562,578)
  10. [NSW] Super Mario Party (Nintendo, 10/05/18) – 8,755 (1,398,898)
  11. [NSW] Minecraft: Nintendo Switch Edition (Bundle Version Included) (Microsoft, 06/21/18) – 8,192 (1,349,076)
  12. [NSW] Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX (Nintendo, 03/06/20) – 6,385 (233,335)
  13. [NSW] Splatoon 2 (Bundle Version Included) (Nintendo, 07/21/17) – 5,954 (3,368,915)
  14. [NSW] The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Limited Edition Included) (Nintendo, 03/03/17) – 5,647 (1,561,430)
  15. [NSW] New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe (01/11/19) – 5,552 (817,067)
  16. [PS4] Nioh 2 (Koei Tecmo, 03/12/20) – 5,306 (141,973)
  17. [NSW] Dr. Kawashima’s Brain Training for Nintendo Switch (Nintendo, 12/27/19) – 4,046 (194,342)
  18. [NSW] Super Mario Maker 2 (Nintendo, 06/28/19) – 3,880 (891,571)
  19. [3DS] Animal Crossing: New Leaf Amiibo+ (Nintendo, 11/23/16) – 3,876 (492,452)
  20. [NSW] Ace Angler: Nintendo Switch Version (Bandai Namco, 07/25/19) – 3,418 (420,917)
  21. [PS4] Monster Hunter World: Iceborne Master Edition (Capcom, 09/06/19) – 3,363 (450,950)
  22. [NSW] Kotoba no Puzzle: Mojipittan Encore (Bandai Namco, 04/02/20) – 3,055 (10,640)
  23. [NSW] Luigi’s Mansion 3 (Nintendo, 10/31/19) – 3,004 (629,801)
  24. [NSW] Mario & Sonic at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games (Sega, 11/01/19) – 2,764 (298,528)
  25. [NSW] Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum ‘n’ Fun (Bandai Namco, 07/19/18) – 2,494 (464,508)
  26. [NSW] Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age – Definitive Edition (Limited Edition Included) (Square Enix, 09/27/19) – 2,446 (507,728)
  27. [PS4] Grand Theft Auto V: Premium Online Edition (Bargain Edition Reprint) (Rockstar Games, 12/06/18) – 2,428 (33,310)
  28. [NSW] Fitness Boxing (Imagineer, 12/20/18) – 2,399 (89,843)
  29. [PS4] Resident Evil 2 Z Version (Best Price) (Capcom, 12/13/19) – 1,872 (14,403)
  30. [PS4] Call of Duty: Modern Warfare (Sony Interactive Entertainment, 10/25/19) – 1,840 (234,525)

Hardware Sales (followed by lifetime sales)

  1. PlayStation 4 – 60,721 (7,629,029)
  2. Switch – 19,429 (11,148,295)
  3. PlayStation 4 Pro – 18,338 (1,487,894)
  4. Switch Lite – 5,884 (2,115,441)
  5. New 2DS LL (including 2DS) – 1,517 (1,706,894)
  6. New 3DS LL – 97 (5,886,990)
  7. Xbox One X – 18 (19,617)
  8. Xbox One S – 16 (93,116)

Update 10:07 p.m.: Famitsu has published the top 11 to 30 game software sales, which have been added to the post.

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