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
 [Gamewise]
(GB)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
194,159 4,239,543 61
2
Star Fox 64 [Gamewise]
Star Fox 64 (N64)
Nintendo, Shooter
185,768 185,768 0
3
Tobal 2 [Gamewise]
Tobal 2 (PS)
Square, Fighting
168,690 168,690 1
4
Kakyuusei [Gamewise]
Kakyuusei (SAT)
Elf, Strategy
134,203 134,203 1
5
PaRappa The Rapper [Gamewise]
PaRappa The Rapper (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Misc
32,487 645,680 21
6
Power Stakes [Gamewise]
Power Stakes (PS)
Aques, Sports
28,532 124,252 3
7
Intelligent Qube [Gamewise]
Intelligent Qube (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Puzzle
26,757 529,653 13
8
Mario Kart 64 [Gamewise]
Mario Kart 64 (N64)
Nintendo, Racing
21,828 1,441,062 20
9
Final Fantasy VII [Gamewise]
Final Fantasy VII (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
20,491 3,074,110 13
10
The Conveni: Ano Machi wo Dokusen Seyo [Gamewise]
The Conveni: Ano Machi wo Dokusen Seyo (PS)
Human Entertainment, Simulation
18,584 171,439 5
11
Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong's Double Trouble! [Gamewise]
Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong's Double Trouble! (SNES)
Nintendo, Platform
18,239 1,402,133 23
12
Crash Bandicoot [Gamewise]
Crash Bandicoot (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Platform
13,755 537,788 21
13
Shin Super Robot Taisen Special Disk [Gamewise]
Shin Super Robot Taisen Special Disk (PS)
Banpresto, Strategy
11,678 250,838 5
14
DX Game of Life [Gamewise]
DX Game of Life (PS)
Takara, Misc
11,527 104,877 58
15
Kirby's Dream Land 2 [Gamewise]
Kirby's Dream Land 2 (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
10,515 980,199 110
16
Castlevania: Symphony of the Night [Gamewise]
Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (PS)
Konami, Platform
9,912 154,885 6
17
SD Gundam G Century [Gamewise]
SD Gundam G Century (PS)
Namco Bandai, Strategy
9,404 231,623 6
18
Puyo Puyo Sun Ketteiban [Gamewise]
Puyo Puyo Sun Ketteiban (PS)
Compile, Puzzle
9,055 572,462 -30
19
Bushido Blade [Gamewise]
Bushido Blade (PS)
Square, Fighting
8,723 385,428 7
20
Final Fantasy IV [Gamewise]
Final Fantasy IV (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
8,099 241,847 6
21
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu 4 [Gamewise]
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu 4 (N64)
Konami, Sports
7,874 224,710 7
22
Super Bomberman 5 [Gamewise]
Super Bomberman 5 (SNES)
Hudson Soft, Puzzle
7,380 228,042 9
23
Pro Yakyuu Greatest Nine '97 [Gamewise]
Pro Yakyuu Greatest Nine '97 (SAT)
Sega, Sports
7,251 157,012 5
24
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu 3 '97 Haru [Gamewise]
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu 3 '97 Haru (SNES)
Konami, Sports
7,234 123,701 6
25
Blast Corps [Gamewise]
Blast Corps (N64)
Nintendo, Action
7,147 142,484 6
26
Neon Genesis Evangelion [Gamewise]
Neon Genesis Evangelion (SAT)
Sega, Adventure
6,468 375,157 61
27
Puyo Puyo Sun [Gamewise]
Puyo Puyo Sun (SAT)
Compile, Puzzle
6,274 524,380 11
28
Resident Evil [Gamewise]
Resident Evil (PS)
Capcom, Action
6,021 1,034,091 58
29
Choro Q2 [Gamewise]
Choro Q2 (PS)
Takara, Racing
5,983 206,710 10
30
Neon Genesis Evangelion 2nd Impression [Gamewise]
Neon Genesis Evangelion 2nd Impression (SAT)
Sega, Role-Playing
5,491 385,995 8
31
Doraemon 3: Nobi Dai no Machi SOS! [Gamewise]
Doraemon 3: Nobi Dai no Machi SOS! (N64)
Epoch, Platform
Pro N/A -169
32
Xevious 3D/G+ [Gamewise]
Xevious 3D/G+ (PS)
Namco Bandai, Shooter
Pro N/A 5
33
Dragon Quest III: Soshite Densetsu e... [Gamewise]
Dragon Quest III: Soshite Densetsu e... (SNES)
Enix, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 21
34
Macross Digital Mission VF-X [Gamewise]
Macross Digital Mission VF-X (PS)
Namco Bandai, Simulation
Pro N/A 9
35
Mega Man: Battle & Chase [Gamewise]
Mega Man: Battle & Chase (PS)
Capcom, Racing
Pro N/A 6
36
Hanagumi Taisen Columns [Gamewise]
Hanagumi Taisen Columns (SAT)
Sega, Puzzle
Pro N/A 5
37
Gameboy Gallery [Gamewise]
Gameboy Gallery (GB)
Unknown, Misc
Pro N/A 5
38
Sentimental Graffiti: First Window [Gamewise]
Sentimental Graffiti: First Window (SAT)
NEC Interchannel, Adventure
Pro N/A 3
39
Kirby's Star Stacker [Gamewise]
Kirby's Star Stacker (GB)
Nintendo, Puzzle
Pro N/A 14
40
Super Mario Land 3: Wario Land [Gamewise]
Super Mario Land 3: Wario Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 171
41
Tomb Raider [Gamewise]
Tomb Raider (PS)
Victor Interactive, Action
Pro N/A 11
42
Donkey Kong Land 2 [Gamewise]
Donkey Kong Land 2 (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 23
43
Shin Super Robot Taisen [Gamewise]
Shin Super Robot Taisen (PS)
Banpresto, Strategy
Pro N/A 18
44
Dynasty Warriors [Gamewise]
Dynasty Warriors (PS)
Tecmo Koei, Action
Pro N/A 9
45
Wild ARMs [Gamewise]
Wild ARMs (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 19
46
Clock Tower [Gamewise]
Clock Tower (PS)
Human Entertainment, Adventure
Pro N/A 20
47
Kirby's Dream Land [Gamewise]
Kirby's Dream Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 261
48
Formula 1 [Gamewise]
Formula 1 (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Racing
Pro N/A 20
49
Kowloon's Gate [Gamewise]
Kowloon's Gate (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Adventure
Pro N/A 9
50
Tetris [Gamewise]
Tetris (GB)
Nintendo, Puzzle
Pro N/A 411
51
Soul Blade [Gamewise]
Soul Blade (PS)
Namco Bandai, Fighting
Pro N/A 19
52
Super Mario Land [Gamewise]
Super Mario Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 419
53
Itoi Shigesato no Bass Tsuri No. 1 [Gamewise]
Itoi Shigesato no Bass Tsuri No. 1 (SNES)
Nintendo, Sports
Pro N/A 10
54
Rage Racer [Gamewise]
Rage Racer (PS)
Namco Bandai, Racing
Pro N/A 21
55
Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins [Gamewise]
Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 236
56
Mobile Suit Gundam Side Story III: Sabakareshi Mono [Gamewise]
Mobile Suit Gundam Side Story III: Sabakareshi Mono (SAT)
Namco Bandai, Shooter
Pro N/A 8
57
Arc the Lad [Gamewise]
Arc the Lad (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 96
58
Namco Museum Vol.5 [Gamewise]
Namco Museum Vol.5 (PS)
Namco Bandai, Misc
Pro N/A 9
59
Super Mario 64 [Gamewise]
Super Mario 64 (N64)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 44
60
Donkey Kong Land [Gamewise]
Donkey Kong Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 92
61
Arc the Lad II [Gamewise]
Arc the Lad II (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 45
62
Princess Maker: Yumemiru Yosei [Gamewise]
Princess Maker: Yumemiru Yosei (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Strategy
Pro N/A 14
63
Kirby's Pinball Land [Gamewise]
Kirby's Pinball Land (GB)
Nintendo, Misc
Pro N/A 179
64
Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars [Gamewise]
Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars (SNES)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 60
65
Daytona USA Championship Circuit Edition [Gamewise]
Daytona USA Championship Circuit Edition (SAT)
Sega, Racing
Pro N/A 14
66
Fighters MEGAMiX [Gamewise]
Fighters MEGAMiX (SAT)
Sega, Fighting
Pro N/A 19
67
Shin Nippon Pro Wrestling: Toukon Retsuden 2 [Gamewise]
Shin Nippon Pro Wrestling: Toukon Retsuden 2 (PS)
Tomy Corporation, Fighting
Pro N/A 19
68
Kirby Super Star [Gamewise]
Kirby Super Star (SNES)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 58
69
Tekken 2 [Gamewise]
Tekken 2 (PS)
Namco Bandai, Fighting
Pro N/A 57
70
Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest [Gamewise]
Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest (SNES)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 75
71
Bastard!! Utsuro Naru Kamigami no Utsuwa [Gamewise]
Bastard!! Utsuro Naru Kamigami no Utsuwa (PS)
Seta Corporation, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 18
72
Mario's Picross [Gamewise]
Mario's Picross (GB)
Nintendo, Puzzle
Pro N/A 111
73
EVE: burst error [Gamewise]
EVE: burst error (SAT)
Imagineer, Adventure
Pro N/A 14
74
Tengai Makyou: Daishi no Mokushiroku - The Apocalypse IV [Gamewise]
Tengai Makyou: Daishi no Mokushiroku - The Apocalypse IV (SAT)
Hudson Soft, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 15
75
Yoshi's Cookie [Gamewise]
Yoshi's Cookie (GB)
Nintendo, Puzzle
Pro N/A 232

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Japan Hardware by Platform

Platform Weekly (change) Total
GB 86,264(+46%) 14,988,285
N64 19,127(+57%) 2,093,443
SAT 10,187(+2%) 4,797,376
SNES 5,560(+7%) 16,518,138
Total 121,138(+40%)  

Japan Software by Platform

Platform Weekly (change) Total
PS 443,801(+65%) 34,170,090
GB 238,148(+109%) 31,013,327
N64 232,798(+474%) 4,742,246
SAT 179,156(+233%) 23,204,586
SNES 47,716(+20%) 111,530,597
Total 1,141,619(+121%)