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
Sakura Taisen 2 - Kimi, Shinitamou Koto Nakare [Gamewise]
Sakura Taisen 2 - Kimi, Shinitamou Koto Nakare (SAT)
Sega, Adventure
373,073 373,073 1
2
Parasite Eve [Gamewise]
Parasite Eve (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
246,350 688,933 1
3
Tekken 3 [Gamewise]
Tekken 3 (PS)
Namco Bandai, Fighting
177,765 918,910 2
4
Gran Turismo [Gamewise]
Gran Turismo (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Racing
49,207 1,852,171 15
5
Dragon Force II: Kamisarishi Daichi ni [Gamewise]
Dragon Force II: Kamisarishi Daichi ni (SAT)
Sega, Strategy
39,839 39,839 1
6
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu 5 [Gamewise]
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu 5 (N64)
Konami, Sports
27,048 148,738 2
7
Shin Nippon Pro Wrestling: Toukon Retsuden 3 [Gamewise]
Shin Nippon Pro Wrestling: Toukon Retsuden 3 (PS)
Tomy Corporation, Fighting
26,525 142,051 2
8
Kirby's Dream Land 3 [Gamewise]
Kirby's Dream Land 3 (SNES)
Nintendo, Platform
24,291 49,867 2
9
The King of Fighters '97 [Gamewise]
The King of Fighters '97 (SAT)
SNK, Fighting
23,559 127,268 2
10
 [Gamewise]
(GB)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
23,053 9,051,130 110
11
Tenchu: Stealth Assassins [Gamewise]
Tenchu: Stealth Assassins (PS)
Sony Music Entertainment, Action
21,905 201,844 6
12
Resident Evil 2 [Gamewise]
Resident Evil 2 (PS)
Capcom, Action
20,499 1,922,291 10
13
The House of the Dead [Gamewise]
The House of the Dead (SAT)
Sega, Shooter
19,540 82,307 2
14
Kartia: The Word of Fate [Gamewise]
Kartia: The Word of Fate (PS)
Atlus, Strategy
19,417 66,693 2
15
Shinseiki Evangelion: Koutetsu no Girlfriend [Gamewise]
Shinseiki Evangelion: Koutetsu no Girlfriend (SAT)
Sega, Adventure
15,084 93,410 2
16
Medarot: Kabuto / Kuwagata Version [Gamewise]
Medarot: Kabuto / Kuwagata Version (GB)
Imagineer, Role-Playing
13,392 276,075 19
17
Xenogears [Gamewise]
Xenogears (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
13,042 829,404 8
18
Choro Q3 [Gamewise]
Choro Q3 (PS)
Takara, Racing
12,939 199,116 7
19
Pro Yakyuu Greatest Nine 98 [Gamewise]
Pro Yakyuu Greatest Nine 98 (SAT)
Sega, Sports
12,938 43,848 2
20
Densha De Go! [Gamewise]
Densha De Go! (PS)
Taito, Simulation
12,566 889,975 16
21
Bushido Blade 2 [Gamewise]
Bushido Blade 2 (PS)
Square, Fighting
11,926 190,855 4
22
Clock Tower II: The Struggle Within [Gamewise]
Clock Tower II: The Struggle Within (PS)
Human Entertainment, Adventure
11,273 92,791 4
23
Final Fantasy V [Gamewise]
Final Fantasy V (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
11,234 82,172 3
24
Yoshi's Story [Gamewise]
Yoshi's Story (N64)
Nintendo, Platform
10,870 755,975 15
25
Hot Shots Golf [Gamewise]
Hot Shots Golf (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Sports
10,596 1,544,056 38
26
Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back [Gamewise]
Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Platform
10,186 889,276 16
27
Power Pro GB [Gamewise]
Power Pro GB (GB)
Konami, Sports
9,822 29,365 2
28
Bust A Groove [Gamewise]
Bust A Groove (PS)
Enix, Misc
7,853 307,570 10
29
Pro Yakyuu Team o Tsukurou! [Gamewise]
Pro Yakyuu Team o Tsukurou! (SAT)
Sega, Sports
6,726 218,192 7
30
X-Men vs. Street Fighter [Gamewise]
X-Men vs. Street Fighter (PS)
Capcom, Fighting
6,574 97,062 6
31
 [Gamewise]
(N64)
Nintendo, Sports
Pro N/A 6
32
Dead or Alive [Gamewise]
Dead or Alive (PS)
Tecmo, Fighting
Pro N/A 4
33
Final Fantasy VII International [Gamewise]
Final Fantasy VII International (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 27
34
Winning Post 3 [Gamewise]
Winning Post 3 (PS)
Tecmo Koei, Racing
Pro N/A 6
35
Monster Rancher [Gamewise]
Monster Rancher (PS)
Tecmo, Simulation
Pro N/A 37
36
Momotarou Dentetsu 7 [Gamewise]
Momotarou Dentetsu 7 (PS)
Hudson Entertainment, Simulation
Pro N/A 15
37
Tekken 2 [Gamewise]
Tekken 2 (PS)
Namco Bandai, Fighting
Pro N/A 106
38
Neo Atlas [Gamewise]
Neo Atlas (PS)
ArtDink, Strategy
Pro N/A 6
39
Bomberman World [Gamewise]
Bomberman World (PS)
Hudson Soft, Puzzle
Pro N/A 10
40
Diddy Kong Racing [Gamewise]
Diddy Kong Racing (N64)
Nintendo, Racing
Pro N/A 20
41
Eve: The Lost One [Gamewise]
Eve: The Lost One (SAT)
Imagineer, Adventure
Pro N/A 4
42
Mario Kart 64 [Gamewise]
Mario Kart 64 (N64)
Nintendo, Racing
Pro N/A 69
43
Wizardry: Llylgamyn Saga [Gamewise]
Wizardry: Llylgamyn Saga (PS)
Locus, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 6
44
Puyo Puyo Sun Ketteiban [Gamewise]
Puyo Puyo Sun Ketteiban (PS)
Compile, Puzzle
Pro N/A 19
45
Derby Stallion [Gamewise]
Derby Stallion (PS)
ASCII Entertainment, Sports
Pro N/A 38
46
Doukoku Shoshite... [Gamewise]
Doukoku Shoshite... (SAT)
Data East, Adventure
Pro N/A 6
47
Chocobo no Fushigi Dungeon [Gamewise]
Chocobo no Fushigi Dungeon (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 15
48
Tales of Destiny [Gamewise]
Tales of Destiny (PS)
Namco Bandai, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 15
49
Project V6 [Gamewise]
Project V6 (PS)
General Entertainment, Strategy
Pro N/A 6
50
Super Mario 64 [Gamewise]
Super Mario 64 (N64)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 93
51
Nagano Winter Olympics 98 [Gamewise]
Nagano Winter Olympics 98 (N64)
Konami, Sports
Pro N/A 16
52
Winter Heat [Gamewise]
Winter Heat (SAT)
Sega, Sports
Pro N/A 9
53
J-League Pro Soccer Club wo Tsukurou! 2 [Gamewise]
J-League Pro Soccer Club wo Tsukurou! 2 (SAT)
Sega, Sports
Pro N/A 20
54
Burning Rangers [Gamewise]
Burning Rangers (SAT)
Sega, Platform
Pro N/A 6
55
Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong's Double Trouble! [Gamewise]
Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong's Double Trouble! (SNES)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 72
56
Resident Evil Director's Cut [Gamewise]
Resident Evil Director's Cut (PS)
Capcom, Action
Pro N/A 28
57
Game de Hakken!! Tamagotchi 2 [Gamewise]
Game de Hakken!! Tamagotchi 2 (GB)
Namco Bandai, Simulation
Pro N/A 25
58
Harvest Moon GB [Gamewise]
Harvest Moon GB (GB)
Victor Interactive, Simulation
Pro N/A 16
59
Puyo Puyo Sun 64 [Gamewise]
Puyo Puyo Sun 64 (N64)
Compile, Puzzle
Pro N/A 23
60
PaRappa The Rapper [Gamewise]
PaRappa The Rapper (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Misc
Pro N/A 70
61
Kirby's Dream Land 2 [Gamewise]
Kirby's Dream Land 2 (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 159
62
 [Gamewise]
(PS)
Pioneer LDC, Adventure
Pro N/A 6
63
Tomb Raider II [Gamewise]
Tomb Raider II (PS)
Victor Interactive, Adventure
Pro N/A 11
64
Grandia [Gamewise]
Grandia (SAT)
ESP, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 16
65
64 de Hakken! Tamagotchi Minna de Tamagotchi World [Gamewise]
64 de Hakken! Tamagotchi Minna de Tamagotchi World (N64)
Namco Bandai, Misc
Pro N/A 16
66
J-League Jikkyou Winning Eleven 3 [Gamewise]
J-League Jikkyou Winning Eleven 3 (PS)
Konami, Sports
Pro N/A 17
67
Super Mario Land 3: Wario Land [Gamewise]
Super Mario Land 3: Wario Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 220
68
RPG Maker [Gamewise]
RPG Maker (PS)
ASCII Entertainment, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 19
69
Mobile Suit Z-Gundam [Gamewise]
Mobile Suit Z-Gundam (PS)
Namco Bandai, Action
Pro N/A 17
70
Formula 1 Championship Edition [Gamewise]
Formula 1 Championship Edition (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Racing
Pro N/A 12
71
Crash Bandicoot [Gamewise]
Crash Bandicoot (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Platform
Pro N/A 70
72
Panzer Dragoon Saga [Gamewise]
Panzer Dragoon Saga (SAT)
Sega, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 10
73
Tetris [Gamewise]
Tetris (GB)
Nintendo, Puzzle
Pro N/A 460
74
Super Mario Land [Gamewise]
Super Mario Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 468
75
Final Fantasy Tactics [Gamewise]
Final Fantasy Tactics (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 42

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Japan Hardware by Platform

Platform Weekly (change) Total
GB 49,026(+36%) 18,821,921
SAT 26,114(+108%) 5,509,435
N64 17,733(-2%) 3,067,198
SNES 1,859(-6%) 16,645,330
Total 94,732(+38%)  

Japan Software by Platform

Platform Weekly (change) Total
PS 758,074(-56%) 65,127,563
SAT 510,279(+65%) 29,831,594
N64 63,633(-62%) 9,328,055
GB 56,745(-18%) 40,366,599
SNES 26,410(-5%) 112,073,596
Total 1,415,141(-39%)