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
Breath of Fire III on PS - Gamewise
Breath of Fire III (PS)
Capcom, Role-Playing
186,956 186,956 1
2
 on GB - Gamewise
(GB)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
108,241 6,834,006 81
3
Desire on SAT - Gamewise
Desire (SAT)
Imadio, Adventure
95,328 95,328 1
4
K-1 Revenge on PS - Gamewise
K-1 Revenge (PS)
Xing Entertainment, Fighting
51,233 51,233 1
5
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu '97 Kaimakuban on PS - Gamewise
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu '97 Kaimakuban (PS)
Konami, Sports
46,578 263,745 3
6
Hot Shots Golf on PS - Gamewise
Hot Shots Golf (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Sports
44,541 636,279 9
7
Tamagotchi on GB - Gamewise
Tamagotchi (GB)
Namco Bandai, Simulation
27,357 1,404,999 12
8
Derby Stallion on PS - Gamewise
Derby Stallion (PS)
ASCII Entertainment, Sports
21,200 1,591,193 9
9
Monster Rancher on PS - Gamewise
Monster Rancher (PS)
Tecmo, Simulation
17,969 253,403 8
10
Cool Boarders 2 on PS - Gamewise
Cool Boarders 2 (PS)
UEP Systems, Sports
17,613 112,841 3
11
Dragon Ball GT: Final Bout on PS - Gamewise
Dragon Ball GT: Final Bout (PS)
Namco Bandai, Fighting
13,229 168,424 4
12
SaGa Frontier on PS - Gamewise
SaGa Frontier (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
12,424 952,016 10
13
DX Game of Life 2 on PS - Gamewise
DX Game of Life 2 (PS)
Takara, Misc
11,257 150,730 8
14
Final Fantasy Tactics on PS - Gamewise
Final Fantasy Tactics (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
10,132 1,228,587 13
15
GoldenEye 007 on N64 - Gamewise
GoldenEye 007 (N64)
Nintendo, Shooter
9,026 65,810 4
16
Mega Man X4 on PS - Gamewise
Mega Man X4 (PS)
Capcom, Platform
8,768 165,324 7
17
Mystical Ninja starring Goemon on N64 - Gamewise
Mystical Ninja starring Goemon (N64)
Konami, Action
8,505 150,358 6
18
Super Mario 64 on N64 - Gamewise
Super Mario 64 (N64)
Nintendo, Platform
6,286 1,500,054 64
19
Puyo Puyo Sun Ketteiban on PS - Gamewise
Puyo Puyo Sun Ketteiban (PS)
Compile, Puzzle
5,842 712,060 -10
20
Point Blank on PS - Gamewise
Point Blank (PS)
Namco Bandai, Shooter
5,230 176,691 6
21
DX Game of Life on PS - Gamewise
DX Game of Life (PS)
Takara, Misc
4,906 236,222 78
22
Mini-Yonku GB: Let's & Go!! on GB - Gamewise
Mini-Yonku GB: Let's & Go!! (GB)
ASCII Entertainment, Strategy
4,867 327,114 17
23
Virus on SAT - Gamewise
Virus (SAT)
Hudson Soft, Shooter
4,852 66,793 4
24
PaRappa The Rapper on PS - Gamewise
PaRappa The Rapper (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Misc
4,462 877,259 41
25
Mario Kart 64 on N64 - Gamewise
Mario Kart 64 (N64)
Nintendo, Racing
4,452 1,579,132 40
26
Time Crisis on PS - Gamewise
Time Crisis (PS)
Namco Bandai, Shooter
4,374 305,776 12
27
Star Fox 64 on N64 - Gamewise
Star Fox 64 (N64)
Nintendo, Shooter
4,367 567,065 20
28
Crash Bandicoot on PS - Gamewise
Crash Bandicoot (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Platform
4,265 664,989 41
29
Mobile Suit Gundam: Perfect One Year War on PS - Gamewise
Mobile Suit Gundam: Perfect One Year War (PS)
Namco Bandai, Strategy
4,227 127,463 7
30
Final Fantasy VII on PS - Gamewise
Final Fantasy VII (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
4,011 3,245,743 33
31
Ace Combat 2 on PS - Gamewise
Ace Combat 2 (PS)
Namco Bandai, Simulation
Pro N/A 16
32
Clock Tower: The First Fear on PS - Gamewise
Clock Tower: The First Fear (PS)
Human Entertainment, Adventure
Pro N/A 9
33
Resident Evil on SAT - Gamewise
Resident Evil (SAT)
Capcom, Action
Pro N/A 8
34
Street Fighter EX Plus Alpha on PS - Gamewise
Street Fighter EX Plus Alpha (PS)
Capcom, Fighting
Pro N/A 9
35
Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong's Double Trouble! on SNES - Gamewise
Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong's Double Trouble! (SNES)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 43
36
Kirby's Dream Land 2 on GB - Gamewise
Kirby's Dream Land 2 (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 130
37
Intelligent Qube on PS - Gamewise
Intelligent Qube (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Puzzle
Pro N/A 33
38
Lunar: Silver Star Story Complete on SAT - Gamewise
Lunar: Silver Star Story Complete (SAT)
Kadokawa Shoten, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 11
39
Armored Core on PS - Gamewise
Armored Core (PS)
From Software, Simulation
Pro N/A 10
40
Mega Man X4 on SAT - Gamewise
Mega Man X4 (SAT)
Capcom, Platform
Pro N/A 7
41
Mischief Makers on N64 - Gamewise
Mischief Makers (N64)
Enix, Platform
Pro N/A 12
42
Marvel Super Heroes on SAT - Gamewise
Marvel Super Heroes (SAT)
Capcom, Fighting
Pro N/A 6
43
Last Bronx on SAT - Gamewise
Last Bronx (SAT)
Sega, Fighting
Pro N/A 7
44
Gundam: The Battle Master on PS - Gamewise
Gundam: The Battle Master (PS)
Namco Bandai, Fighting
Pro N/A 13
45
Sonic Jam on SAT - Gamewise
Sonic Jam (SAT)
Sega, Platform
Pro N/A 13
46
Pet in TV on PS - Gamewise
Pet in TV (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Strategy
Pro N/A 17
47
Langrisser IV on SAT - Gamewise
Langrisser IV (SAT)
NCS, Strategy
Pro N/A 7
48
Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire on N64 - Gamewise
Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire (N64)
Nintendo, Action
Pro N/A 14
49
Super Mario Land 3: Wario Land on GB - Gamewise
Super Mario Land 3: Wario Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 191
50
Resident Evil on PS - Gamewise
Resident Evil (PS)
Capcom, Action
Pro N/A 78
51
Tetris on GB - Gamewise
Tetris (GB)
Nintendo, Puzzle
Pro N/A 431
52
Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins on GB - Gamewise
Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 256
53
Kirby's Dream Land on GB - Gamewise
Kirby's Dream Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 281
54
Marie no Atelier: Salburg no Renkinjutsushi on PS - Gamewise
Marie no Atelier: Salburg no Renkinjutsushi (PS)
Gust, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 17
55
Kirby Super Star on SNES - Gamewise
Kirby Super Star (SNES)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 78
56
Puyo Puyo Sun on SAT - Gamewise
Puyo Puyo Sun (SAT)
Compile, Puzzle
Pro N/A 31
57
Super Mario Land on GB - Gamewise
Super Mario Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 439
58
Real Sound: Kaze no Riguretto on SAT - Gamewise
Real Sound: Kaze no Riguretto (SAT)
Warp, Adventure
Pro N/A 9
59
Doukyuusei 2 on SAT - Gamewise
Doukyuusei 2 (SAT)
NEC Interchannel, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 10
60
Goal Storm '97 on PS - Gamewise
Goal Storm '97 (PS)
Konami, Sports
Pro N/A 15
61
Kirby's Pinball Land on GB - Gamewise
Kirby's Pinball Land (GB)
Nintendo, Misc
Pro N/A 199
62
Donkey Kong Land on GB - Gamewise
Donkey Kong Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 112
63
The Conveni: Ano Machi wo Dokusen Seyo on PS - Gamewise
The Conveni: Ano Machi wo Dokusen Seyo (PS)
Human Entertainment, Simulation
Pro N/A 25
64
Dragon Quest III: Soshite Densetsu e... on SNES - Gamewise
Dragon Quest III: Soshite Densetsu e... (SNES)
Enix, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 41
65
Arc the Lad on PS - Gamewise
Arc the Lad (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 116
66
Neon Genesis Evangelion on SAT - Gamewise
Neon Genesis Evangelion (SAT)
Sega, Adventure
Pro N/A 81
67
Pro Yakyuu Greatest Nine '97 on SAT - Gamewise
Pro Yakyuu Greatest Nine '97 (SAT)
Sega, Sports
Pro N/A 25
68
Super Bomberman 5 on SNES - Gamewise
Super Bomberman 5 (SNES)
Hudson Soft, Puzzle
Pro N/A 29
69
Kakyuusei on SAT - Gamewise
Kakyuusei (SAT)
Elf, Strategy
Pro N/A 21
70
The King of Fighters '96 on PS - Gamewise
The King of Fighters '96 (PS)
SNK, Fighting
Pro N/A 11
71
Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars on SNES - Gamewise
Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars (SNES)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 80
72
Donkey Kong Land 2 on GB - Gamewise
Donkey Kong Land 2 (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 43
73
Castlevania: Symphony of the Night on PS - Gamewise
Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (PS)
Konami, Platform
Pro N/A 26
74
Final Fantasy IV on PS - Gamewise
Final Fantasy IV (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 26
75
Clock Tower on PS - Gamewise
Clock Tower (PS)
Human Entertainment, Adventure
Pro N/A 40

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Japan Hardware by Platform

Platform Weekly (change) Total
GB 93,327(+56%) 16,544,557
SAT 11,317(+2%) 5,014,075
N64 8,297(-22%) 2,362,186
SNES 2,637(-1%) 16,584,341
Total 115,578(+38%)  

Japan Software by Platform

Platform Weekly (change) Total
PS 504,133(+83%) 44,355,066
GB 151,320(+70%) 35,698,804
SAT 119,462(+278%) 25,023,619
N64 36,269(-14%) 5,891,917
SNES 5,731(-10%) 111,862,268
Total 816,915(+84%)