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 [Gamewise]
Devil Dice (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Puzzle
68,142 463,761 4
2
Bakusou Dekotora Densetsu: Otoko Ippiki Yume Kaidoi [Gamewise]
Bakusou Dekotora Densetsu: Otoko Ippiki Yume Kaidoi (PS)
Human Entertainment, Racing
60,987 176,578 3
3
World Soccer Jikkyou Winning Eleven 3: World Cup France '98 [Gamewise]
World Soccer Jikkyou Winning Eleven 3: World Cup France '98 (PS)
Konami, Sports
41,479 632,274 7
4
Yarudora Series Vol.1: Double Cast [Gamewise]
Yarudora Series Vol.1: Double Cast (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Adventure
41,468 220,096 3
5
Diablo [Gamewise]
Diablo (PS)
Electronic Arts Victor, Role-Playing
29,597 29,597 1
6
Combination Pro Soccer: J-League no Kantoku ni Natte Sekai wo Mezase!! [Gamewise]
Combination Pro Soccer: J-League no Kantoku ni Natte Sekai wo Mezase!! (PS)
Axela, Sports
19,989 190,282 4
7
Pocket Fighter [Gamewise]
Pocket Fighter (SAT)
Capcom, Fighting
19,125 19,125 1
8
PaRappa The Rapper [Gamewise]
PaRappa The Rapper (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Misc
17,414 1,074,346 84
9
FIFA: Road to World Cup 98 [Gamewise]
FIFA: Road to World Cup 98 (PS)
Electronic Arts Victor, Sports
15,127 420,498 9
10
B.L.U.E.: Legend of Water [Gamewise]
B.L.U.E.: Legend of Water (PS)
Unknown, Adventure
13,139 N/A 5
11
 [Gamewise]
(GB)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
11,396 9,215,390 124
12
Intelligent Qube [Gamewise]
Intelligent Qube (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Puzzle
10,929 818,691 76
13
Medarot: Kabuto / Kuwagata Version [Gamewise]
Medarot: Kabuto / Kuwagata Version (GB)
Imagineer, Role-Playing
8,655 371,934 33
14
'98 Koshien [Gamewise]
'98 Koshien (PS)
Magical Company, Sports
8,430 54,424 4
15
Hot Shots Golf [Gamewise]
Hot Shots Golf (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Sports
8,230 1,664,793 52
16
Nippon Daihyou Team no Kantoku ni Narou! Sekaihatsu Soccer RPG [Gamewise]
Nippon Daihyou Team no Kantoku ni Narou! Sekaihatsu Soccer RPG (SAT)
Sega, Sports
8,195 110,263 3
17
Code R [Gamewise]
Code R (SAT)
Quintet, Adventure
7,812 7,812 1
18
Pocket Fighter [Gamewise]
Pocket Fighter (PS)
Capcom, Fighting
7,749 100,621 5
19
Gran Turismo [Gamewise]
Gran Turismo (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Racing
7,344 2,078,531 29
20
International Superstar Soccer '98 [Gamewise]
International Superstar Soccer '98 (N64)
Konami, Sports
6,929 141,084 6
21
Shadow Tower [Gamewise]
Shadow Tower (PS)
From Software, Role-Playing
6,477 52,143 3
22
Slayers Royal [Gamewise]
Slayers Royal (PS)
Kadokawa Shoten, Role-Playing
6,401 58,065 3
23
Kirby's Dream Land 3 [Gamewise]
Kirby's Dream Land 3 (SNES)
Nintendo, Platform
6,399 203,195 16
24
World Stadium 2 [Gamewise]
World Stadium 2 (PS)
Namco Bandai, Sports
5,738 406,511 11
25
RockMan & Forte [Gamewise]
RockMan & Forte (SNES)
Capcom, Platform
5,710 91,223 12
26
Crash Bandicoot [Gamewise]
Crash Bandicoot (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Platform
5,508 842,942 84
27
Parasite Eve [Gamewise]
Parasite Eve (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
5,120 1,002,659 15
28
Tekken 3 [Gamewise]
Tekken 3 (PS)
Namco Bandai, Fighting
5,047 1,265,273 16
29
Choro Q Marine: Q Boat [Gamewise]
Choro Q Marine: Q Boat (PS)
Takara, Racing
4,924 29,602 3
30
The King of Fighters '97 [Gamewise]
The King of Fighters '97 (PS)
SNK, Fighting
4,717 114,800 7
31
World Cup '98 France: Road to Win [Gamewise]
World Cup '98 France: Road to Win (SAT)
Sega, Sports
Pro N/A 5
32
Langrisser V: The End of Legend [Gamewise]
Langrisser V: The End of Legend (SAT)
NCS, Strategy
Pro N/A 4
33
Densha De Go! [Gamewise]
Densha De Go! (PS)
Taito, Simulation
Pro N/A 30
34
Real Bout Garou Densetsu Special: Dominated Mind [Gamewise]
Real Bout Garou Densetsu Special: Dominated Mind (PS)
SNK, Fighting
Pro N/A 3
35
Kidou Senshi Gundam: Giren no Yabou [Gamewise]
Kidou Senshi Gundam: Giren no Yabou (SAT)
Namco Bandai, Strategy
Pro N/A 14
36
Theme Hospital [Gamewise]
Theme Hospital (PS)
Electronic Arts Victor, Strategy
Pro N/A 4
37
Final Fantasy VII International [Gamewise]
Final Fantasy VII International (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 41
38
Guilty Gear [Gamewise]
Guilty Gear (PS)
Arc System Works, Fighting
Pro N/A 9
39
Soukaigi [Gamewise]
Soukaigi (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 7
40
Stolen Song [Gamewise]
Stolen Song (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Adventure
Pro N/A 8
41
Arc the Lad [Gamewise]
Arc the Lad (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 159
42
Yoshi's Story [Gamewise]
Yoshi's Story (N64)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 29
43
Monster Rancher [Gamewise]
Monster Rancher (PS)
Tecmo, Simulation
Pro N/A 51
44
Super Robot Taisen F Kanketsuhen [Gamewise]
Super Robot Taisen F Kanketsuhen (SAT)
Banpresto, Strategy
Pro N/A 12
45
Mario Kart 64 [Gamewise]
Mario Kart 64 (N64)
Nintendo, Racing
Pro N/A 83
46
Bomberman Hero [Gamewise]
Bomberman Hero (N64)
Hudson Soft, Platform
Pro N/A 11
47
Resident Evil 2 [Gamewise]
Resident Evil 2 (PS)
Capcom, Action
Pro N/A 24
48
Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back [Gamewise]
Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Platform
Pro N/A 30
49
Lunar: Silver Star Story Complete [Gamewise]
Lunar: Silver Star Story Complete (PS)
Kadokawa Shoten, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 7
50
Derby Stallion [Gamewise]
Derby Stallion (PS)
ASCII Entertainment, Sports
Pro N/A 52
51
Diddy Kong Racing [Gamewise]
Diddy Kong Racing (N64)
Nintendo, Racing
Pro N/A 34
52
Final Fantasy V [Gamewise]
Final Fantasy V (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 17
53
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu 5 [Gamewise]
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu 5 (N64)
Konami, Sports
Pro N/A 16
54
Sakura Taisen 2 - Kimi, Shinitamou Koto Nakare [Gamewise]
Sakura Taisen 2 - Kimi, Shinitamou Koto Nakare (SAT)
Sega, Adventure
Pro N/A 15
55
Super Mario 64 [Gamewise]
Super Mario 64 (N64)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 107
56
Kirby's Dream Land 2 [Gamewise]
Kirby's Dream Land 2 (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 173
57
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 86
58
Tekken 2 [Gamewise]
Tekken 2 (PS)
Namco Bandai, Fighting
Pro N/A 120
59
Xenogears [Gamewise]
Xenogears (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 22
60
Vampire Savior: The Lord of Vampire [Gamewise]
Vampire Savior: The Lord of Vampire (SAT)
Capcom, Fighting
Pro N/A 13
61
Chocobo no Fushigi Dungeon [Gamewise]
Chocobo no Fushigi Dungeon (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 29
62
Super Mario Land 3: Wario Land [Gamewise]
Super Mario Land 3: Wario Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 234
63
Momotarou Dentetsu 7 [Gamewise]
Momotarou Dentetsu 7 (PS)
Hudson Entertainment, Simulation
Pro N/A 29
64
Tenchu: Stealth Assassins [Gamewise]
Tenchu: Stealth Assassins (PS)
Sony Music Entertainment, Action
Pro N/A 20
65
Tales of Destiny [Gamewise]
Tales of Destiny (PS)
Namco Bandai, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 29
66
Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins [Gamewise]
Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 299
67
Kartia: The Word of Fate [Gamewise]
Kartia: The Word of Fate (PS)
Atlus, Strategy
Pro N/A 16
68
Tetris [Gamewise]
Tetris (GB)
Nintendo, Puzzle
Pro N/A 474
69
Kirby's Dream Land [Gamewise]
Kirby's Dream Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 324
70
Super Mario Land [Gamewise]
Super Mario Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 482
71
Choro Q3 [Gamewise]
Choro Q3 (PS)
Takara, Racing
Pro N/A 21
72
The King of Fighters '97 [Gamewise]
The King of Fighters '97 (SAT)
SNK, Fighting
Pro N/A 16
73
Puyo Puyo Sun 64 [Gamewise]
Puyo Puyo Sun 64 (N64)
Compile, Puzzle
Pro N/A 37
74
Puyo Puyo Sun Ketteiban [Gamewise]
Puyo Puyo Sun Ketteiban (PS)
Compile, Puzzle
Pro N/A 33
75
The House of the Dead [Gamewise]
The House of the Dead (SAT)
Sega, Shooter
Pro N/A 16

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Japan Hardware by Platform

Platform Weekly (change) Total
GB 15,097(-32%) 19,153,530
N64 7,876(-8%) 3,161,247
SAT 5,565(-10%) 5,647,824
SNES 823(-29%) 16,664,887
Total 29,361(-23%)  

Japan Software by Platform

Platform Weekly (change) Total
PS 443,124(-4%) 70,849,432
SAT 55,419(+11%) 31,632,042
GB 26,409(-15%) 40,763,161
N64 19,153(-20%) 9,889,392
SNES 13,369(-10%) 112,341,951
Total 557,474(-4%)