Japan Weekly Chart

The week's top-selling games at retail ranked by unit sales

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Pos Game Weekly Total Week #
1
Dragon Quest VI: Maboroshi no Daichi [Gamewise]
Dragon Quest VI: Maboroshi no Daichi (SNES)
Enix, Role-Playing
323,684 2,324,952 3
2
Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest [Gamewise]
Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest (SNES)
Nintendo, Platform
178,709 1,183,116 5
3
Mobile Suit Gundam [Gamewise]
Mobile Suit Gundam (SAT)
Namco Bandai, Action
165,595 165,595 1
4
Street Fighter Alpha: Warriors' Dreams [Gamewise]
Street Fighter Alpha: Warriors' Dreams (PS)
Capcom, Fighting
144,564 144,564 1
5
Super Fire ProWrestling X [Gamewise]
Super Fire ProWrestling X (SNES)
Human Entertainment, Fighting
115,091 115,091 1
6
Ganbare Goemon: KiraKira Douchuu - Boku ga Dancer ni Natta Riyuu [Gamewise]
Ganbare Goemon: KiraKira Douchuu - Boku ga Dancer ni Natta Riyuu (SNES)
Konami, Platform
108,303 108,303 1
7
Far East of Eden Zero [Gamewise]
Far East of Eden Zero (SNES)
Hudson Soft, Role-Playing
101,653 101,653 1
8
Kirby's Block Ball [Gamewise]
Kirby's Block Ball (GB)
Nintendo, Puzzle
98,558 152,949 2
9
SD Gundam GNext [Gamewise]
SD Gundam GNext (SNES)
Namco Bandai, Strategy
92,628 92,628 1
10
Virtua Fighter 2 [Gamewise]
Virtua Fighter 2 (SAT)
Sega, Fighting
70,247 852,923 4
11
Tales of Phantasia [Gamewise]
Tales of Phantasia (SNES)
Namco Bandai, Role-Playing
62,570 172,405 2
12
Ridge Racer Revolution [Gamewise]
Ridge Racer Revolution (PS)
Namco Bandai, Racing
53,918 440,360 3
13
Quo Vadis [Gamewise]
Quo Vadis (SAT)
Glams, Strategy
53,546 53,546 1
14
Super Puyo Puyo 2 [Gamewise]
Super Puyo Puyo 2 (SNES)
Compile, Puzzle
51,270 193,874 3
15
Super Momotarou Dentetsu DX [Gamewise]
Super Momotarou Dentetsu DX (SNES)
Hudson Soft, Misc
42,021 239,149 3
16
Theme Park [Gamewise]
Theme Park (SAT)
Electronic Arts, Simulation
36,230 36,230 1
17
Mega Man X3 [Gamewise]
Mega Man X3 (SNES)
Capcom, Platform
24,268 229,414 4
18
Virtua Cop [Gamewise]
Virtua Cop (SAT)
Sega, Shooter
21,841 537,420 5
19
Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island [Gamewise]
Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island (SNES)
Nintendo, Platform
19,273 1,641,314 21
20
Fushigi no Dungeon 2: Fuurai no Shiren [Gamewise]
Fushigi no Dungeon 2: Fuurai no Shiren (SNES)
ChunSoft, Role-Playing
19,216 274,793 4
21
Virtua Fighter CG Portrait Series Vol.4: Pai Chan [Gamewise]
Virtua Fighter CG Portrait Series Vol.4: Pai Chan (SAT)
Sega, Misc
18,372 97,809 6
22
Darius Gaiden [Gamewise]
Darius Gaiden (SAT)
Taito, Shooter
16,917 76,892 2
23
Doraemon 4: Nobita to Toki no Okoku [Gamewise]
Doraemon 4: Nobita to Toki no Okoku (SNES)
Epoch, Platform
14,508 25,838 2
24
Romancing SaGa 3 [Gamewise]
Romancing SaGa 3 (SNES)
Square, Role-Playing
14,084 1,040,273 7
25
Virtua Fighter CG Portrait Series Vol.3: Akira Yuki [Gamewise]
Virtua Fighter CG Portrait Series Vol.3: Akira Yuki (SAT)
Sega, Misc
13,958 73,293 6
26
Donkey Kong Land [Gamewise]
Donkey Kong Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
13,392 818,160 22
27
Mario no Super Picross [Gamewise]
Mario no Super Picross (SNES)
Nintendo, Puzzle
12,589 371,861 15
28
Kirby's Dream Land 2 [Gamewise]
Kirby's Dream Land 2 (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
12,395 628,685 40
29
Donkey Kong Country [Gamewise]
Donkey Kong Country (SNES)
Nintendo, Platform
12,254 2,900,465 57
30
Virtua Fighter CG Portrait Series Vol.6: Lau Chan [Gamewise]
Virtua Fighter CG Portrait Series Vol.6: Lau Chan (SAT)
Sega, Misc
11,311 27,207 3
31
Kekkon: Marriage [Gamewise]
Kekkon: Marriage (SAT)
Shogakukan, Adventure
Pro N/A 2
32
Go Go Ackman 3 [Gamewise]
Go Go Ackman 3 (SNES)
Banpresto, Platform
Pro N/A 2
33
Suikoden [Gamewise]
Suikoden (PS)
Konami, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 2
34
Seiken Densetsu 3 [Gamewise]
Seiken Densetsu 3 (SNES)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 13
35
D [Gamewise]
D (PS)
Acclaim Entertainment, Adventure
Pro N/A 4
36
Jikkyou Oshaberi Parodius [Gamewise]
Jikkyou Oshaberi Parodius (SNES)
Konami, Shooter
Pro N/A 2
37
Virtua Fighter CG Portrait Series Vol.1: Sarah Bryant [Gamewise]
Virtua Fighter CG Portrait Series Vol.1: Sarah Bryant (SAT)
Sega, Misc
Pro N/A 11
38
Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Together [Gamewise]
Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Together (SNES)
Quest, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 12
39
Virtua Fighter CG Portrait Series Vol.5: Wolf Hawkfield [Gamewise]
Virtua Fighter CG Portrait Series Vol.5: Wolf Hawkfield (SAT)
Sega, Misc
Pro N/A 3
40
Sentou Kokka Air Land Battle [Gamewise]
Sentou Kokka Air Land Battle (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Strategy
Pro N/A 4
41
Classic Road [Gamewise]
Classic Road (PS)
Victor Interactive, Sports
Pro N/A 2
42
Carnage Heart [Gamewise]
Carnage Heart (PS)
ArtDink, Strategy
Pro N/A 3
43
Tokimeki Memorial: Forever with You [Gamewise]
Tokimeki Memorial: Forever with You (PS)
Konami, Simulation
Pro N/A 11
44
SimCity 2000 [Gamewise]
SimCity 2000 (SNES)
Imagineer, Simulation
Pro N/A 31
45
X-Men: Children of the Atom [Gamewise]
X-Men: Children of the Atom (SAT)
Capcom, Fighting
Pro N/A 5
46
Puyo Puyo Sun [Gamewise]
Puyo Puyo Sun (SAT)
Compile, Puzzle
Pro N/A -59
47
Virtua Fighter CG Portrait Series Vol.2: Jacky Bryant [Gamewise]
Virtua Fighter CG Portrait Series Vol.2: Jacky Bryant (SAT)
Sega, Misc
Pro N/A 11
48
Gunbird [Gamewise]
Gunbird (SAT)
Atlus, Shooter
Pro N/A 2
49
F1 Challenge [Gamewise]
F1 Challenge (SAT)
Sega, Racing
Pro N/A 8
50
Namco Museum Vol.1 [Gamewise]
Namco Museum Vol.1 (PS)
Namco Bandai, Misc
Pro N/A 5
51
Tetris Attack [Gamewise]
Tetris Attack (SNES)
Nintendo, Puzzle
Pro N/A 9
52
Super Bomberman 3 [Gamewise]
Super Bomberman 3 (SNES)
Hudson Soft, Puzzle
Pro N/A 35
53
Super Jinsei Game 2 [Gamewise]
Super Jinsei Game 2 (SNES)
Takara, Misc
Pro N/A 16
54
Beyond The Beyond [Gamewise]
Beyond The Beyond (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 8
55
Chrono Trigger [Gamewise]
Chrono Trigger (SNES)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 42
56
Super Puyo Puyo [Gamewise]
Super Puyo Puyo (SNES)
Banpresto, Puzzle
Pro N/A 107
57
Nichibutsu Arcade Classics [Gamewise]
Nichibutsu Arcade Classics (SNES)
Nichibutsu, Misc
Pro N/A 31
58
Mario's Picross [Gamewise]
Mario's Picross (GB)
Nintendo, Puzzle
Pro N/A 41
59
Samurai Shodown III [Gamewise]
Samurai Shodown III (NG)
SNK, Fighting
Pro N/A 4
60
Super Real Mahjong Graffiti [Gamewise]
Super Real Mahjong Graffiti (SAT)
Seta Corporation, Misc
Pro N/A 5
61
Battle Arena Toshinden Remix [Gamewise]
Battle Arena Toshinden Remix (SAT)
Sega, Fighting
Pro N/A 5
62
Super Mario Land 3: Wario Land [Gamewise]
Super Mario Land 3: Wario Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 101
63
Jirou Akagawa: Majotachi no Nemuri [Gamewise]
Jirou Akagawa: Majotachi no Nemuri (SNES)
Pack-In-Video, Adventure
Pro N/A 5
64
Block Kuzushi [Gamewise]
Block Kuzushi (SNES)
Pow, Puzzle
Pro N/A 6
65
Baku Baku [Gamewise]
Baku Baku (SAT)
Sega, Puzzle
Pro N/A 7
66
SimCity 2000 [Gamewise]
SimCity 2000 (SAT)
Sega, Simulation
Pro N/A 13
67
Shin Nippon Pro Wrestling: Toukon Retsuden [Gamewise]
Shin Nippon Pro Wrestling: Toukon Retsuden (PS)
Tomy Corporation, Fighting
Pro N/A 13
68
Center Ring Boxing [Gamewise]
Center Ring Boxing (SAT)
Victor Interactive, Fighting
Pro N/A 10
69
Zero4 Champ RR-Z [Gamewise]
Zero4 Champ RR-Z (SNES)
Media Rings, Racing
Pro N/A 5
70
Dragon Ball Z: Shin Butouden [Gamewise]
Dragon Ball Z: Shin Butouden (SAT)
Namco Bandai, Fighting
Pro N/A 6
71
High Velocity: Mountain Racing Challenge [Gamewise]
High Velocity: Mountain Racing Challenge (SAT)
Atlus, Racing
Pro N/A 7
72
Super Nazo Puyo: Ruruu no Ruu [Gamewise]
Super Nazo Puyo: Ruruu no Ruu (SNES)
Banpresto, Puzzle
Pro N/A 31
73
Hyper Formation Soccer [Gamewise]
Hyper Formation Soccer (PS)
Human Entertainment, Sports
Pro N/A 11
74
Tekken [Gamewise]
Tekken (PS)
Namco Bandai, Fighting
Pro N/A 39
75
Doukyuusei [Gamewise]
Doukyuusei (TG16)
NEC, Adventure
Pro N/A 5

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Japan Hardware by Platform

Platform Weekly (change) Total
SAT 151,151(+28%) 1,774,581
SNES 98,147(+83%) 15,072,161
GB 42,350(+97%) 11,676,040
Total 291,648(+51%)  

Japan Software by Platform

Platform Weekly (change) Total
SNES 1,329,055(+20%) 93,572,360
SAT 547,474(+33%) 8,323,923
PS 315,302(+21%) 8,886,420
GB 148,118(+77%) 23,850,908
NG 13,140(+41%) 1,310,125
3DO 5,972(+43%) 79,768
TG16 5,342(+38%) 140,911
Total 2,364,403(+26%)