Dragon Quest XI Tops Japanese Charts for 3rd Week

Dragon Quest XI Tops Japanese Charts for 3rd Week - News

by William D'Angelo, posted on 16 August 2017 / 4,278 Views

Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age remained at the top of the Japanese charts in its third week on sale, according to Media Create for the week ending August 6. The 3DS version sold 116,615 units, while the PS4 version sold 97,534 units. 

The Snack World: Trejarers (3DS) debuted in second place with sales of 97,534 units. Hitman: The Complete First Season (PS4) debuted in sixth with sales of 17,252 units. Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 (PS4) debuted in eigth with sales of 8,537 units.

The Switch was the best-selling platform with sales of 87,798 units. The 3DS sold 45,730 units, the PS4 sold 42,462 units, and the PlayStation Vita sold 4,651 units. The Wii U sold 132 units, the PS3 sold 95 units and the Xbox One sold 75 units.

Here is the complete top 20 chart:

  1. [3DS] Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age (Square Enix, 07/29/17) – 116,615 (1,573,216)
  2. [3DS] The Snack World: Trejarers (Level-5, 08/10/17) – 97,534 (New)
  3. [PS4] Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age (Square Enix, 07/29/17) – 91,147 (1,242,260)
  4. [NSW] Splatoon 2 (Nintendo, 07/21/17) – 87,983 (915,628)
  5. [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo, 04/28/17) – 17,262 (632,894)
  6. [PS4] Hitman: The Complete First Season (Square Enix, 08/10/17) – 17,252 (New)
  7. [3DS] The Great Ace Attorney 2 (Limited Edition Included) (Capcom, 08/03/17) – 10,770 (80,618)
  8. [PS4] Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 (Capcom, 08/10/17) – 8,537 (New)
  9. [NSW] Arms (Nintendo, 06/16/17) – 7,866 (197,284)
  10. [PS4] Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy (SIE, 08/03/17) – 7,263 (37,647)
  11. [3DS] Layton’s Mystery Journey: Katrielle and The Millionaires’ Conspiracy (Level-5, 07/20/17) – 7,131 (115,188)
  12. [3DS] Hey! Pikmin (Nintendo, 07/13/17) – 6,863 (114,750)
  13. [NSW] The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Limited Edition Included) (Nintendo, 03/03/17) – 6,642 (560,764)
  14. [3DS] Sumikko Gurashi: Koko, Doko Nan Desu? (Nippon Columbia, 07/20/17) – 6,246 (40,354)
  15. [3DS] Animal Crossing: New Leaf Amiibo+ (Nintendo, 11/23/16) – 5,380 (218,378)
  16. [PS4] Gundam Versus (Limited Edition Included) (Bandai Namco, 07/06/17) – 4,873 (157,958)
  17. [3DS] Pokemon Sun / Pokemon Moon (Nintendo, 11/18/16) – 4,865 (3,309,571)
  18. [PSV] Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition (SIE, 03/19/15) – 4,181 (1,191,628)
  19. [NSW] 1-2-Switch (Nintendo, 03/03/17) – 3,570 (242,742)
  20. [3DS] Mario Kart 7 (Nintendo, 12/01/11) – 3,354 (2,802,588)

A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at wdangelo@vgchartz.com or on Twitter @TrunksWD.


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4 Comments

AngryLittleAlchemist (on 16 August 2017)

WOAH! WoAh wOaH WOaH WOAH WOAH WOAH WOah WoAH WoAH WoAh!!!!!!!!!!


niceguygameplayer (on 17 August 2017)

I actually want both versions of the game!


roadkillers (on 16 August 2017)

Look at Splatoon. That's great seeing it still sell near 90,000.


TheBraveGallade (on 16 August 2017)

basically everyone who bought a switch bought splatoon, seeing as the switch sold near 90k as well.


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Green098 (on 16 August 2017)

3DS just keeps on kicking!