Japan Weekly Chart

The week's top-selling games at retail ranked by unit sales

Weekly Chart Index
Global
USAEurope
UK
Germany
France
Japan

Week Ending  >

Pos Game Weekly Total Week #
1
 | Gamewise
(GB)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
36,766 1,877,903 8
2
BeatMania | Gamewise
BeatMania (PS)
Konami, Simulation
26,674 387,090 5
3
Wario Land II (GBC) | Gamewise
Wario Land II (GBC) (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
20,917 66,494 2
4
Simple 1500 Series Vol. 1: The Mahjong | Gamewise
Simple 1500 Series Vol. 1: The Mahjong (PS)
D3 Publisher, Misc
15,522 38,321 2
5
Metal Gear Solid | Gamewise
Metal Gear Solid (PS)
Konami, Action
15,263 683,104 9
6
Dragon Warrior Monsters | Gamewise
Dragon Warrior Monsters (GB)
Enix, Role-Playing
14,343 697,104 6
7
Tetris DX | Gamewise
Tetris DX (GB)
Nintendo, Puzzle
10,225 27,867 2
8
Devil Dice | Gamewise
Devil Dice (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Puzzle
8,459 898,185 20
9
SD Gundam G Generation | Gamewise
SD Gundam G Generation (PS)
Namco Bandai, Strategy
6,338 647,743 13
10
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu '98 Kaimakuban | Gamewise
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu '98 Kaimakuban (PS)
Konami, Sports
6,318 531,648 15
11
 | Gamewise
(GB)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
5,948 9,457,762 140
12
Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back | Gamewise
Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Platform
5,851 992,060 46
13
 | Gamewise
(N64)
Nintendo, Strategy
5,702 1,133,554 -25
14
PaRappa The Rapper | Gamewise
PaRappa The Rapper (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Misc
5,180 1,227,941 100
15
Star Ocean: The Second Story | Gamewise
Star Ocean: The Second Story (PS)
Enix, Role-Playing
4,673 683,430 14
16
Resident Evil 2: Dual Shock Edition | Gamewise
Resident Evil 2: Dual Shock Edition (PS)
Capcom, Action
4,468 209,856 13
17
Pachi-Slot Kanzen Kouryaku 3: Universal Koushiki Gaido Volume 3 | Gamewise
Pachi-Slot Kanzen Kouryaku 3: Universal Koushiki Gaido Volume 3 (PS)
Syscom, Misc
3,589 129,737 13
18
Kirby's Dream Land 3 | Gamewise
Kirby's Dream Land 3 (SNES)
Nintendo, Platform
3,318 290,427 32
19
Resident Evil Director's Cut: Dual Shock Edition | Gamewise
Resident Evil Director's Cut: Dual Shock Edition (PS)
Capcom, Action
3,195 122,928 58
20
Gran Turismo | Gamewise
Gran Turismo (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Racing
2,964 2,196,460 45
21
Houshinengi | Gamewise
Houshinengi (PS)
Tecmo Koei, Strategy
2,815 113,623 8
22
Kawa no Nushi Tsuri | Gamewise
Kawa no Nushi Tsuri (PS)
Victor Interactive, Sports
2,671 136,266 11
23
Hot Shots Golf | Gamewise
Hot Shots Golf (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Sports
2,648 1,763,038 68
24
Intelligent Qube | Gamewise
Intelligent Qube (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Puzzle
2,503 913,367 92
25
Yu-Gi-Oh! Monster Capsule Breed & Battle | Gamewise
Yu-Gi-Oh! Monster Capsule Breed & Battle (PS)
Konami, Role-Playing
2,386 243,655 15
26
Rival Schools: United By Fate | Gamewise
Rival Schools: United By Fate (PS)
Capcom, Fighting
2,122 265,824 14
27
Yoshi's Story | Gamewise
Yoshi's Story (N64)
Nintendo, Platform
1,991 877,461 45
28
F-Zero X | Gamewise
F-Zero X (N64)
Nintendo, Racing
1,664 264,602 16
29
Mario Kart 64 | Gamewise
Mario Kart 64 (N64)
Nintendo, Racing
1,630 1,871,491 99
30
Kirby's Dream Land 2 | Gamewise
Kirby's Dream Land 2 (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
1,547 1,233,776 189
31
Super Mario 64 | Gamewise
Super Mario 64 (N64)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 123
32
Crash Bandicoot | Gamewise
Crash Bandicoot (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Platform
Pro N/A 100
33
Bakusou Dekotora Densetsu: Otoko Ippiki Yume Kaidoi | Gamewise
Bakusou Dekotora Densetsu: Otoko Ippiki Yume Kaidoi (PS)
Human Entertainment, Racing
Pro N/A 19
34
Kagero: Deception II | Gamewise
Kagero: Deception II (PS)
Tecmo, Strategy
Pro N/A 15
35
Tekken 3 | Gamewise
Tekken 3 (PS)
Namco Bandai, Fighting
Pro N/A 32
36
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 102
37
Final Fantasy VII International | Gamewise
Final Fantasy VII International (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 57
38
World Soccer Jikkyou Winning Eleven 3: World Cup France '98 | Gamewise
World Soccer Jikkyou Winning Eleven 3: World Cup France '98 (PS)
Konami, Sports
Pro N/A 23
39
Derby Stallion 98 | Gamewise
Derby Stallion 98 (SNES)
ASCII Entertainment, Sports
Pro N/A 10
40
Super Mario Land 3: Wario Land | Gamewise
Super Mario Land 3: Wario Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 250
41
Kirby's Dream Land | Gamewise
Kirby's Dream Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 340
42
The King of Fighters '97 | Gamewise
The King of Fighters '97 (PS)
SNK, Fighting
Pro N/A 23
43
Brave Fencer Musashi | Gamewise
Brave Fencer Musashi (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 16
44
Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins | Gamewise
Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 315
45
RockMan & Forte | Gamewise
RockMan & Forte (SNES)
Capcom, Platform
Pro N/A 28
46
Yarudora Series Vol. 2: Kisetsu wo Dakishimete | Gamewise
Yarudora Series Vol. 2: Kisetsu wo Dakishimete (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Adventure
Pro N/A 15
47
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu 5 | Gamewise
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu 5 (N64)
Konami, Sports
Pro N/A 32
48
Super Mario Land | Gamewise
Super Mario Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 498
49
Arc the Lad | Gamewise
Arc the Lad (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 175
50
Yarudora Series Vol.1: Double Cast | Gamewise
Yarudora Series Vol.1: Double Cast (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Adventure
Pro N/A 19
51
Parasite Eve | Gamewise
Parasite Eve (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 31
52
Derby Stallion | Gamewise
Derby Stallion (PS)
ASCII Entertainment, Sports
Pro N/A 68
53
Densha De Go! | Gamewise
Densha De Go! (PS)
Taito, Simulation
Pro N/A 46
54
Monster Rancher | Gamewise
Monster Rancher (PS)
Tecmo, Simulation
Pro N/A 67
55
Grand Theft Auto | Gamewise
Grand Theft Auto (PS)
Syscom, Action
Pro N/A 10
56
'98 Koshien | Gamewise
'98 Koshien (PS)
Magical Company, Sports
Pro N/A 20
57
Chocobo no Fushigi Dungeon | Gamewise
Chocobo no Fushigi Dungeon (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 45
58
Kirby's Pinball Land | Gamewise
Kirby's Pinball Land (GB)
Nintendo, Misc
Pro N/A 258
59
Diddy Kong Racing | Gamewise
Diddy Kong Racing (N64)
Nintendo, Racing
Pro N/A 50
60
Slayers Royal 2 | Gamewise
Slayers Royal 2 (SAT)
Kadokawa Shoten, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 9
61
Doki Oki | Gamewise
Doki Oki (PS)
Banpresto, Adventure
Pro N/A 150
62
Final Fantasy V | Gamewise
Final Fantasy V (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 33
63
Tetris | Gamewise
Tetris (GB)
Nintendo, Puzzle
Pro N/A 490
64
Echo Night | Gamewise
Echo Night (PS)
From Software, Adventure
Pro N/A 12
65
Resident Evil 2 | Gamewise
Resident Evil 2 (PS)
Capcom, Action
Pro N/A 40
66
International Superstar Soccer '98 | Gamewise
International Superstar Soccer '98 (N64)
Konami, Sports
Pro N/A 22
67
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
Pro N/A 20
68
Black/Matrix | Gamewise
Black/Matrix (SAT)
NEC Interchannel, Strategy
Pro N/A 10
69
Dancing Blade II: Tears of Eden | Gamewise
Dancing Blade II: Tears of Eden (PS)
Konami, Adventure
Pro N/A -19
70
Donkey Kong Land | Gamewise
Donkey Kong Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 171
71
Dragonseeds | Gamewise
Dragonseeds (PS)
Jaleco, Action
Pro N/A 13
72
Bomberman Hero | Gamewise
Bomberman Hero (N64)
Hudson Soft, Platform
Pro N/A 27
73
Dr. Mario | Gamewise
Dr. Mario (GB)
Nintendo, Puzzle
Pro N/A 423
74
Tekken 2 | Gamewise
Tekken 2 (PS)
Namco Bandai, Fighting
Pro N/A 136
75
Medarot: Kabuto / Kuwagata Version | Gamewise
Medarot: Kabuto / Kuwagata Version (GB)
Imagineer, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 49

Check the VGChartz Methodology page for more information on regional definitions and how data is arrived at.

HTML Code:

Forum Code:

Japan Hardware by Platform

Platform Weekly (change) Total
GB 142,570(-56%) 19,986,405
NGP 25,729(N/A) 25,729
N64 5,736(-3%) 3,326,661
SAT 1,849(-3%) 5,703,374
SNES 401(-17%) 16,679,892
Total 176,285(-47%)  

Japan Software by Platform

Platform Weekly (change) Total
PS 141,858(-20%) 78,818,509
GB 94,656(-34%) 43,836,370
N64 14,285(-24%) 11,560,028
SNES 6,271(-2%) 112,556,628
SAT 769(-38%) 32,218,108
Total 257,839(-26%)