Animal Crossing: New Horizons Continues Dominance In Japan

Posted on by Ryan

The latest estimated physical game sales for Japan has been released by Famitsu and to nobody’s surprise Animal Crossing: New Horizons retained the top spot by a wide margin. The game still managed to sell 727,791 copies making their total sales in Japan pass the 2.6 million mark.

The debuting One Piece: Pirate Warriors 4 claimed the second and third spots selling 75,998 copies on Playstation 4 and 61,571 copies on Switch.

You can view the software sales from March 23-29 down below:

Software Sales (followed by lifetime sales)

  1. [NSW] Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo, 03/20/20) – 727,791 (2,608,417)
  2. [PS4] One Piece: Pirate Warriors 4 (Bandai Namco, 03/26/20) – 75,998 (New)
  3. [NSW] One Piece: Pirate Warriors 4 (Bandai Namco, 03/26/20) – 61,571 (New)
  4. [NSW] Pokemon Sword / Shield (The Pokemon Company, 11/15/19) – 14,996 (3,542,524)
  5. [NSW] Ring Fit Adventure (Nintendo, 10/18/19) – 13,819 (745,127)
  6. [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo, 04/28/17) – 11,577 (2,840,930)
  7. [NSW] Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX (Nintendo, 03/06/20) – 11,501 (218,394)
  8. [PS4] Nioh 2 (Koei Tecmo, 03/12/20) – 11,270 (129,302)
  9. [NSW] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (Nintendo, 12/07/18) – 10,355 (3,623,274)
  10. [NSW] Minecraft: Nintendo Switch Edition (Bundle Version Included) (Microsoft, 06/21/18) – 9,908 (1,331,839)