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
Lunar: Silver Star Story | Gamewise
Lunar: Silver Star Story (SAT)
Kadokawa Shoten, Role-Playing
127,090 127,090 1
2
Vandal Hearts | Gamewise
Vandal Hearts (PS)
Konami, Role-Playing
82,071 82,071 1
3
Star Gladiator Episode: I Final Crusade | Gamewise
Star Gladiator Episode: I Final Crusade (PS)
Capcom, Fighting
71,776 71,776 1
4
 | Gamewise
(GB)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
64,520 1,813,935 35
5
Picross 2 | Gamewise
Picross 2 (GB)
Nintendo, Puzzle
58,795 105,048 2
6
Langrisser III | Gamewise
Langrisser III (SAT)
NCS, Strategy
31,479 156,542 2
7
Tetris Attack | Gamewise
Tetris Attack (GB)
Nintendo, Puzzle
31,260 31,260 1
8
Wave Race 64 | Gamewise
Wave Race 64 (N64)
Nintendo, Racing
13,516 238,560 5
9
Sakura Wars | Gamewise
Sakura Wars (SAT)
Sega, Adventure
12,636 436,330 5
10
Arc the Lad | Gamewise
Arc the Lad (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Role-Playing
12,364 696,714 70
11
Super Mario 64 | Gamewise
Super Mario 64 (N64)
Nintendo, Platform
11,694 1,141,748 18
12
Cool Boarders | Gamewise
Cool Boarders (PS)
UEP Systems, Sports
10,305 154,474 9
13
Gallop Racer (JP) | Gamewise
Gallop Racer (JP) (PS)
Tecmo, Sports
9,066 78,672 5
14
Persona | Gamewise
Persona (PS)
Atlus, Role-Playing
9,015 343,985 6
15
Psychic Force | Gamewise
Psychic Force (PS)
Taito, Fighting
8,277 98,958 4
16
Mobile Suit Gundam Side Story I: Senritsu no Blue | Gamewise
Mobile Suit Gundam Side Story I: Senritsu no Blue (SAT)
Namco Bandai, Shooter
8,271 228,216 6
17
World Stadium EX | Gamewise
World Stadium EX (PS)
Namco Bandai, Sports
7,582 375,644 14
18
Namco Tennis Smash Court | Gamewise
Namco Tennis Smash Court (PS)
Namco Bandai, Sports
7,413 188,068 8
19
San Goku Shi V | Gamewise
San Goku Shi V (SAT)
Tecmo Koei, Strategy
6,909 89,115 5
20
Resident Evil | Gamewise
Resident Evil (PS)
Capcom, Action
6,764 782,382 32
21
Street Fighter Alpha 2 | Gamewise
Street Fighter Alpha 2 (SAT)
Capcom, Fighting
5,945 279,151 7
22
Street Fighter Alpha 2 | Gamewise
Street Fighter Alpha 2 (PS)
Capcom, Fighting
5,493 488,551 12
23
PoPoLoCrois Monogatari | Gamewise
PoPoLoCrois Monogatari (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Role-Playing
4,663 424,219 16
24
Ogre Battle Saga Episode Five: The March of the Black Queen | Gamewise
Ogre Battle Saga Episode Five: The March of the Black Queen (PS)
ArtDink, Role-Playing
4,438 77,736 5
25
Kirby Super Star | Gamewise
Kirby Super Star (SNES)
Nintendo, Platform
4,100 960,264 32
26
Sega Ages: After Burner II | Gamewise
Sega Ages: After Burner II (SAT)
Sega, Shooter
3,988 48,050 5
27
Kirby's Dream Land 2 | Gamewise
Kirby's Dream Land 2 (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
3,941 793,524 84
28
Real Bout Garou Densetsu | Gamewise
Real Bout Garou Densetsu (SAT)
SNK, Fighting
3,133 72,173 6
29
Tekken 2 | Gamewise
Tekken 2 (PS)
Namco Bandai, Fighting
2,948 1,164,762 31
30
Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars | Gamewise
Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars (SNES)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
2,803 1,311,700 34
31
Tokimeki Memorial: Taisen Pazurudama | Gamewise
Tokimeki Memorial: Taisen Pazurudama (SAT)
Konami, Puzzle
Pro N/A 5
32
Pilotwings 64 | Gamewise
Pilotwings 64 (N64)
Nintendo, Simulation
Pro N/A 18
33
Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest | Gamewise
Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest (SNES)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 49
34
Haunted Casino | Gamewise
Haunted Casino (SAT)
Societa, Adventure
Pro N/A 5
35
Tokimeki Memorial: Taisen Pazurudama | Gamewise
Tokimeki Memorial: Taisen Pazurudama (PS)
Konami, Puzzle
Pro N/A 5
36
Virtual Pro Wrestling | Gamewise
Virtual Pro Wrestling (PS)
Asmik Ace Entertainment, Fighting
Pro N/A 7
37
Derby Stallion 96 | Gamewise
Derby Stallion 96 (SNES)
ASCII Entertainment, Sports
Pro N/A 33
38
Super Bomberman 4 | Gamewise
Super Bomberman 4 (SNES)
Hudson Soft, Puzzle
Pro N/A 27
39
Fighting Vipers | Gamewise
Fighting Vipers (SAT)
Sega, Fighting
Pro N/A 9
40
Tobal No.1 | Gamewise
Tobal No.1 (PS)
Square, Fighting
Pro N/A 13
41
Doukyuusei if | Gamewise
Doukyuusei if (SAT)
NEC, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 12
42
Fire Emblem: Seisen no Keifu | Gamewise
Fire Emblem: Seisen no Keifu (SNES)
Nintendo, Strategy
Pro N/A 24
43
Tokimeki Memorial: Forever with You | Gamewise
Tokimeki Memorial: Forever with You (SAT)
Konami, Simulation
Pro N/A 15
44
Dragon Quest VI: Maboroshi no Daichi | Gamewise
Dragon Quest VI: Maboroshi no Daichi (SNES)
Enix, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 47
45
The King of Fighters '96 | Gamewise
The King of Fighters '96 (NG)
SNK, Fighting
Pro N/A 5
46
OverBlood | Gamewise
OverBlood (PS)
Riverhillsoft, Action
Pro N/A 13
47
Battle Arena Toshinden URA | Gamewise
Battle Arena Toshinden URA (SAT)
Takara, Fighting
Pro N/A 5
48
Blue Breaker: Ken Yorimo Hohoemi o | Gamewise
Blue Breaker: Ken Yorimo Hohoemi o (PCFX)
NEC, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 5
49
Super Mario Land 3: Wario Land | Gamewise
Super Mario Land 3: Wario Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 145
50
Donkey Kong Land | Gamewise
Donkey Kong Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 66
51
Saturn Bomberman | Gamewise
Saturn Bomberman (SAT)
Hudson Soft, Puzzle
Pro N/A 15
52
 | Gamewise
(PS)
Pioneer LDC, Adventure
Pro N/A 14
53
Virtua Fighter 2 | Gamewise
Virtua Fighter 2 (SAT)
Sega, Fighting
Pro N/A 48
54
Penny Racers | Gamewise
Penny Racers (PS)
Takara, Racing
Pro N/A 32
55
Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins | Gamewise
Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 210
56
Mario's Picross | Gamewise
Mario's Picross (GB)
Nintendo, Puzzle
Pro N/A 85
57
Super Mario Land | Gamewise
Super Mario Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 393
58
Nonomura Byoin no Hitobito | Gamewise
Nonomura Byoin no Hitobito (SAT)
Elf, Adventure
Pro N/A 27
59
Tetris | Gamewise
Tetris (GB)
Nintendo, Puzzle
Pro N/A 385
60
NiGHTS into dreams... | Gamewise
NiGHTS into dreams... (SAT)
Sega, Platform
Pro N/A 17
61
Kirby's Dream Land | Gamewise
Kirby's Dream Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 235
62
Decathlete | Gamewise
Decathlete (SAT)
Sega, Sports
Pro N/A 16
63
Kirby's Pinball Land | Gamewise
Kirby's Pinball Land (GB)
Nintendo, Misc
Pro N/A 153
64
Donkey Kong Country | Gamewise
Donkey Kong Country (SNES)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 101
65
International Track & Field | Gamewise
International Track & Field (PS)
Konami, Sports
Pro N/A 22
66
The King of Fighters '95 | Gamewise
The King of Fighters '95 (PS)
SNK, Fighting
Pro N/A 18
67
Mobile Suit Gundam version 2.0 | Gamewise
Mobile Suit Gundam version 2.0 (PS)
Namco Bandai, Action
Pro N/A 31
68
Daikaijyuu Monogatari II | Gamewise
Daikaijyuu Monogatari II (SNES)
Hudson Soft, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 13
69
Super Famista 5 | Gamewise
Super Famista 5 (SNES)
Namco Bandai, Sports
Pro N/A 35
70
Namco Museum Vol.3 | Gamewise
Namco Museum Vol.3 (PS)
Namco Bandai, Misc
Pro N/A 19
71
Sega Rally Championship | Gamewise
Sega Rally Championship (SAT)
Sega, Racing
Pro N/A 44
72
Lunacy | Gamewise
Lunacy (SAT)
Sega, Adventure
Pro N/A 18
73
Star Ocean | Gamewise
Star Ocean (SNES)
Enix, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 15
74
ESPN Extreme Games | Gamewise
ESPN Extreme Games (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Sports
Pro N/A 23
75
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu '96 Kaimakuban | Gamewise
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu '96 Kaimakuban (SNES)
Konami, Sports
Pro N/A 15

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Japan Hardware by Platform

Platform Weekly (change) Total
GB 32,884(+3%) 13,104,324
SNES 31,630(+84%) 16,006,846
SAT 22,963(+5%) 3,902,276
N64 11,303(-37%) 1,258,635
Total 98,780(+11%)  

Japan Software by Platform

Platform Weekly (change) Total
PS 255,773(+125%) 19,622,986
SAT 218,026(+10%) 18,223,639
GB 165,586(+48%) 26,534,964
N64 28,007(+1%) 1,677,499
SNES 20,699(-11%) 106,080,570
NG 1,654(-39%) 1,434,857
PCFX 1,337(-19%) 25,850
Total 691,082(+44%)