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
Devil Dice on PS - Gamewise
Devil Dice (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Puzzle
83,071 395,619 3
2
Yarudora Series Vol.1: Double Cast on PS - Gamewise
Yarudora Series Vol.1: Double Cast (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Adventure
66,355 178,628 2
3
Bakusou Dekotora Densetsu: Otoko Ippiki Yume Kaidoi on PS - Gamewise
Bakusou Dekotora Densetsu: Otoko Ippiki Yume Kaidoi (PS)
Human Entertainment, Racing
51,015 115,591 2
4
World Soccer Jikkyou Winning Eleven 3: World Cup France '98 on PS - Gamewise
World Soccer Jikkyou Winning Eleven 3: World Cup France '98 (PS)
Konami, Sports
50,555 590,795 6
5
Combination Pro Soccer: J-League no Kantoku ni Natte Sekai wo Mezase!! on PS - Gamewise
Combination Pro Soccer: J-League no Kantoku ni Natte Sekai wo Mezase!! (PS)
Axela, Sports
35,470 170,293 3
6
Nippon Daihyou Team no Kantoku ni Narou! Sekaihatsu Soccer RPG on SAT - Gamewise
Nippon Daihyou Team no Kantoku ni Narou! Sekaihatsu Soccer RPG (SAT)
Sega, Sports
22,622 102,068 2
7
FIFA: Road to World Cup 98 on PS - Gamewise
FIFA: Road to World Cup 98 (PS)
Electronic Arts Victor, Sports
20,809 405,371 8
8
 on GB - Gamewise
(GB)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
15,626 9,203,994 123
9
Shadow Tower on PS - Gamewise
Shadow Tower (PS)
From Software, Role-Playing
10,887 45,666 2
10
Slayers Royal on PS - Gamewise
Slayers Royal (PS)
Kadokawa Shoten, Role-Playing
10,404 51,664 2
11
Hot Shots Golf on PS - Gamewise
Hot Shots Golf (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Sports
9,715 1,656,563 51
12
International Superstar Soccer '98 on N64 - Gamewise
International Superstar Soccer '98 (N64)
Konami, Sports
9,347 134,155 5
13
'98 Koshien on PS - Gamewise
'98 Koshien (PS)
Magical Company, Sports
9,319 45,994 3
14
Pocket Fighter on PS - Gamewise
Pocket Fighter (PS)
Capcom, Fighting
9,296 92,872 4
15
Choro Q Marine: Q Boat on PS - Gamewise
Choro Q Marine: Q Boat (PS)
Takara, Racing
8,500 24,678 2
16
Medarot: Kabuto / Kuwagata Version on GB - Gamewise
Medarot: Kabuto / Kuwagata Version (GB)
Imagineer, Role-Playing
7,890 363,279 32
17
World Cup '98 France: Road to Win on SAT - Gamewise
World Cup '98 France: Road to Win (SAT)
Sega, Sports
7,387 72,600 4
18
Gran Turismo on PS - Gamewise
Gran Turismo (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Racing
7,221 2,071,187 28
19
RockMan & Forte on SNES - Gamewise
RockMan & Forte (SNES)
Capcom, Platform
6,824 85,513 11
20
Kirby's Dream Land 3 on SNES - Gamewise
Kirby's Dream Land 3 (SNES)
Nintendo, Platform
6,682 196,796 15
21
World Stadium 2 on PS - Gamewise
World Stadium 2 (PS)
Namco Bandai, Sports
6,567 400,773 10
22
Real Bout Garou Densetsu Special: Dominated Mind on PS - Gamewise
Real Bout Garou Densetsu Special: Dominated Mind (PS)
SNK, Fighting
6,160 37,742 2
23
Parasite Eve on PS - Gamewise
Parasite Eve (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
6,014 997,539 14
24
Langrisser V: The End of Legend on SAT - Gamewise
Langrisser V: The End of Legend (SAT)
NCS, Strategy
5,436 76,590 3
25
Tekken 3 on PS - Gamewise
Tekken 3 (PS)
Namco Bandai, Fighting
5,261 1,260,226 15
26
The King of Fighters '97 on PS - Gamewise
The King of Fighters '97 (PS)
SNK, Fighting
5,105 110,083 6
27
Densha De Go! on PS - Gamewise
Densha De Go! (PS)
Taito, Simulation
4,771 968,536 29
28
Kidou Senshi Gundam: Giren no Yabou on SAT - Gamewise
Kidou Senshi Gundam: Giren no Yabou (SAT)
Namco Bandai, Strategy
4,564 236,291 13
29
Theme Hospital on PS - Gamewise
Theme Hospital (PS)
Electronic Arts Victor, Strategy
4,202 21,385 3
30
Crash Bandicoot on PS - Gamewise
Crash Bandicoot (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Platform
3,999 837,434 83
31
Stolen Song on PS - Gamewise
Stolen Song (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Adventure
Pro N/A 7
32
Soukaigi on PS - Gamewise
Soukaigi (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 6
33
Final Fantasy VII International on PS - Gamewise
Final Fantasy VII International (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 40
34
Yoshi's Story on N64 - Gamewise
Yoshi's Story (N64)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 28
35
Guilty Gear on PS - Gamewise
Guilty Gear (PS)
Arc System Works, Fighting
Pro N/A 8
36
Lunar: Silver Star Story Complete on PS - Gamewise
Lunar: Silver Star Story Complete (PS)
Kadokawa Shoten, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 6
37
Monster Rancher on PS - Gamewise
Monster Rancher (PS)
Tecmo, Simulation
Pro N/A 50
38
Super Robot Taisen F Kanketsuhen on SAT - Gamewise
Super Robot Taisen F Kanketsuhen (SAT)
Banpresto, Strategy
Pro N/A 11
39
Mario Kart 64 on N64 - Gamewise
Mario Kart 64 (N64)
Nintendo, Racing
Pro N/A 82
40
Bomberman Hero on N64 - Gamewise
Bomberman Hero (N64)
Hudson Soft, Platform
Pro N/A 10
41
Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back on PS - Gamewise
Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Platform
Pro N/A 29
42
Resident Evil 2 on PS - Gamewise
Resident Evil 2 (PS)
Capcom, Action
Pro N/A 23
43
Arc the Lad on PS - Gamewise
Arc the Lad (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 158
44
Sakura Taisen 2 - Kimi, Shinitamou Koto Nakare on SAT - Gamewise
Sakura Taisen 2 - Kimi, Shinitamou Koto Nakare (SAT)
Sega, Adventure
Pro N/A 14
45
Super Mario 64 on N64 - Gamewise
Super Mario 64 (N64)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 106
46
Final Fantasy V on PS - Gamewise
Final Fantasy V (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 16
47
Diddy Kong Racing on N64 - Gamewise
Diddy Kong Racing (N64)
Nintendo, Racing
Pro N/A 33
48
Derby Stallion on PS - Gamewise
Derby Stallion (PS)
ASCII Entertainment, Sports
Pro N/A 51
49
Kirby's Dream Land 2 on GB - Gamewise
Kirby's Dream Land 2 (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 172
50
Tekken 2 on PS - Gamewise
Tekken 2 (PS)
Namco Bandai, Fighting
Pro N/A 119
51
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 85
52
Xenogears on PS - Gamewise
Xenogears (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 21
53
Chocobo no Fushigi Dungeon on PS - Gamewise
Chocobo no Fushigi Dungeon (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 28
54
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu 5 on N64 - Gamewise
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu 5 (N64)
Konami, Sports
Pro N/A 15
55
Momotarou Dentetsu 7 on PS - Gamewise
Momotarou Dentetsu 7 (PS)
Hudson Entertainment, Simulation
Pro N/A 28
56
Vampire Savior: The Lord of Vampire on SAT - Gamewise
Vampire Savior: The Lord of Vampire (SAT)
Capcom, Fighting
Pro N/A 12
57
Tenchu: Stealth Assassins on PS - Gamewise
Tenchu: Stealth Assassins (PS)
Sony Music Entertainment, Action
Pro N/A 19
58
Shin Nippon Pro Wrestling: Toukon Retsuden 3 on PS - Gamewise
Shin Nippon Pro Wrestling: Toukon Retsuden 3 (PS)
Tomy Corporation, Fighting
Pro N/A 15
59
Super Mario Land 3: Wario Land on GB - Gamewise
Super Mario Land 3: Wario Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 233
60
Kirby's Dream Land on GB - Gamewise
Kirby's Dream Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 323
61
Bust A Groove on PS - Gamewise
Bust A Groove (PS)
Enix, Misc
Pro N/A 23
62
Choro Q3 on PS - Gamewise
Choro Q3 (PS)
Takara, Racing
Pro N/A 20
63
Tetris on GB - Gamewise
Tetris (GB)
Nintendo, Puzzle
Pro N/A 473
64
Kartia: The Word of Fate on PS - Gamewise
Kartia: The Word of Fate (PS)
Atlus, Strategy
Pro N/A 15
65
The House of the Dead on SAT - Gamewise
The House of the Dead (SAT)
Sega, Shooter
Pro N/A 15
66
Pro Yakyuu Greatest Nine 98 on SAT - Gamewise
Pro Yakyuu Greatest Nine 98 (SAT)
Sega, Sports
Pro N/A 15
67
Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins on GB - Gamewise
Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 298
68
Tales of Destiny on PS - Gamewise
Tales of Destiny (PS)
Namco Bandai, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 28
69
The King of Fighters '97 on SAT - Gamewise
The King of Fighters '97 (SAT)
SNK, Fighting
Pro N/A 15
70
Super Mario Land on GB - Gamewise
Super Mario Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 481
71
Shining Force III: Scenario 2 on SAT - Gamewise
Shining Force III: Scenario 2 (SAT)
Sega, Strategy
Pro N/A 10
72
Bomberman World on PS - Gamewise
Bomberman World (PS)
Hudson Soft, Puzzle
Pro N/A 23
73
 on N64 - Gamewise
(N64)
Nintendo, Sports
Pro N/A 19
74
Puyo Puyo Sun Ketteiban on PS - Gamewise
Puyo Puyo Sun Ketteiban (PS)
Compile, Puzzle
Pro N/A 32
75
Pro Yakyuu Team o Tsukurou! on SAT - Gamewise
Pro Yakyuu Team o Tsukurou! (SAT)
Sega, Sports
Pro N/A 20

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Japan Hardware by Platform

Platform Weekly (change) Total
GB 22,080(+11%) 19,138,433
N64 8,602(+292%) 3,153,371
SAT 6,217(-6%) 5,642,259
SNES 1,160(-0%) 16,664,064
Total 38,059(+27%)  

Japan Software by Platform

Platform Weekly (change) Total
PS 459,759(-36%) 70,406,308
SAT 49,722(-58%) 31,576,623
GB 30,952(+6%) 40,736,752
N64 23,806(0%) 9,870,239
SNES 14,852(-10%) 112,328,582
Total 579,091(-36%)