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
Gamewise Final Fantasy VIII Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Final Fantasy VIII (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
2,592,405 2,592,405 1
2
Gamewise Super Smash Bros. Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Super Smash Bros. (N64)
Nintendo, Fighting
86,536 527,172 4
3
Gamewise Hey You, Pikachu! Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Hey You, Pikachu! (N64)
Nintendo, Simulation
46,127 783,955 10
4
Gamewise Space Battleship Yamato: Harukanaru Hoshi Iscandar Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Space Battleship Yamato: Harukanaru Hoshi Iscandar (PS)
Namco Bandai, Strategy
32,540 114,133 2
5
Gamewise Dragon Warrior Monsters Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Dragon Warrior Monsters (GB)
Enix, Role-Playing
30,328 1,883,789 21
6
Gamewise  Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
(GB)
Nintendo, Strategy
29,033 850,213 9
7
Gamewise Simple 1500 Series Vol. 1: The Mahjong Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Simple 1500 Series Vol. 1: The Mahjong (PS)
D3 Publisher, Misc
27,964 469,610 17
8
Gamewise Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters (GB)
Konami, Strategy
27,481 1,363,725 9
9
Gamewise Mario Party Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Mario Party (N64)
Nintendo, Misc
26,607 612,199 9
10
Gamewise Harvest Moon 64 Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Harvest Moon 64 (N64)
Pack In Soft, Simulation
21,865 54,801 2
11
Gamewise Sega Rally Championship 2 Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Sega Rally Championship 2 (DC)
Sega, Racing
21,700 296,123 3
12
Gamewise Armored Core: Master of Arena Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Armored Core: Master of Arena (PS)
From Software, Simulation
16,694 96,684 2
13
Gamewise Bass Landing Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Bass Landing (PS)
ASCII Entertainment, Sports
15,936 107,723 5
14
Gamewise Crash Bandicoot 3: Warped Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Crash Bandicoot 3: Warped (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Platform
15,915 1,065,280 9
15
Gamewise The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening DX Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening DX (GB)
Nintendo, Adventure
14,518 338,340 10
16
Gamewise  Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
(GB)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
13,732 2,593,690 23
17
Gamewise BeatMania Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
BeatMania (PS)
Konami, Simulation
13,118 741,913 20
18
Gamewise BeatMania Append 3rdMix Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
BeatMania Append 3rdMix (PS)
Konami, Simulation
10,989 421,819 8
19
Gamewise Digimon World Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Digimon World (PS)
Namco Bandai, Role-Playing
10,988 52,739 3
20
Gamewise The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time (N64)
Nintendo, Adventure
10,519 1,254,795 13
21
Gamewise Wario Land II (GBC) Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Wario Land II (GBC) (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
9,524 306,963 17
22
Gamewise Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu '98 Ketteiban Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu '98 Ketteiban (PS)
Konami, Sports
8,608 177,505 8
23
Gamewise Banjo-Kazooie Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Banjo-Kazooie (N64)
Nintendo, Platform
7,662 483,081 10
24
Gamewise Kurushi Final: Mental Blocks Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Kurushi Final: Mental Blocks (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Puzzle
7,485 262,168 8
25
Gamewise R4: Ridge Racer Type 4 Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
R4: Ridge Racer Type 4 (PS)
Namco Bandai, Racing
7,021 750,242 11
26
Gamewise  Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
(GB)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
6,882 9,656,090 155
27
Gamewise  Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
(N64)
Nintendo, Strategy
6,610 1,310,179 -10
28
Gamewise Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Platform
6,481 1,156,844 61
29
Gamewise Street Fighter Alpha 3 Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Street Fighter Alpha 3 (PS)
Capcom, Fighting
6,350 489,870 8
30
Gamewise International Superstar Soccer Pro '98 Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
International Superstar Soccer Pro '98 (PS)
Konami, Sports
6,333 244,518 14
31
Gamewise PaRappa The Rapper Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
PaRappa The Rapper (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Misc
Pro N/A 115
32
Gamewise Chocobo's Dungeon 2 Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Chocobo's Dungeon 2 (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 8
33
Gamewise Sonic Adventure Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Sonic Adventure (DC)
Sega, Platform
Pro N/A 8
34
Gamewise Suikoden II Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Suikoden II (PS)
Konami, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 9
35
Gamewise Goemon's Great Adventure Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Goemon's Great Adventure (N64)
Konami, Platform
Pro N/A 8
36
Gamewise Virtua Fighter 3tb Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Virtua Fighter 3tb (DC)
Sega, Fighting
Pro N/A 12
37
Gamewise Devil Dice Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Devil Dice (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Puzzle
Pro N/A 35
38
Gamewise Mario Kart 64 Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Mario Kart 64 (N64)
Nintendo, Racing
Pro N/A 114
39
Gamewise Tetris DX Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Tetris DX (GB)
Nintendo, Puzzle
Pro N/A 17
40
Gamewise Tales of Phantasia Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Tales of Phantasia (PS)
Namco Bandai, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 8
41
Gamewise Metal Gear Solid Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Metal Gear Solid (PS)
Konami, Action
Pro N/A 24
42
Gamewise Crash Bandicoot Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Crash Bandicoot (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Platform
Pro N/A 115
43
Gamewise Yoshi's Story Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Yoshi's Story (N64)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 60
44
Gamewise Kirby's Dream Land 2 Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Kirby's Dream Land 2 (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 204
45
Gamewise Kirby's Dream Land 3 Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Kirby's Dream Land 3 (SNES)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 47
46
Gamewise Hot Shots Golf Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Hot Shots Golf (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Sports
Pro N/A 83
47
Gamewise Super Mario 64 Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Super Mario 64 (N64)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 138
48
Gamewise Gran Turismo Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Gran Turismo (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Racing
Pro N/A 60
49
Gamewise Cool Boarders 3 Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Cool Boarders 3 (PS)
UEP Systems, Sports
Pro N/A 12
50
Gamewise Super Mario Land 3: Wario Land Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Super Mario Land 3: Wario Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 265
51
Gamewise Godzilla Generations Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Godzilla Generations (DC)
Sega, Action
Pro N/A 12
52
Gamewise Super Mario Land Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Super Mario Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 513
53
Gamewise Kirby's Dream Land Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Kirby's Dream Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 355
54
Gamewise Intelligent Qube Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Intelligent Qube (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Puzzle
Pro N/A 107
55
Gamewise Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 330
56
Gamewise Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong's Double Trouble! Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong's Double Trouble! (SNES)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 117
57
Gamewise Arc the Lad Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Arc the Lad (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 190
58
Gamewise PenPen TriIceLon Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
PenPen TriIceLon (DC)
General Entertainment, Racing
Pro N/A 12
59
Gamewise July Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
July (DC)
Fortyfive, Adventure
Pro N/A 12
60
Gamewise Tetris Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Tetris (GB)
Nintendo, Puzzle
Pro N/A 505
61
Gamewise Star Ocean: The Second Story Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Star Ocean: The Second Story (PS)
Enix, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 29
62
Gamewise Resident Evil Director's Cut: Dual Shock Edition Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Resident Evil Director's Cut: Dual Shock Edition (PS)
Capcom, Action
Pro N/A 73
63
Gamewise Final Fantasy VII International Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Final Fantasy VII International (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 72
64
Gamewise Resident Evil 2: Dual Shock Edition Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Resident Evil 2: Dual Shock Edition (PS)
Capcom, Action
Pro N/A 28
65
Gamewise Derby Stallion Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Derby Stallion (PS)
ASCII Entertainment, Sports
Pro N/A 83
66
Gamewise Kirby's Pinball Land Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Kirby's Pinball Land (GB)
Nintendo, Misc
Pro N/A 273
67
Gamewise Dr. Mario Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Dr. Mario (GB)
Nintendo, Puzzle
Pro N/A 438
68
Gamewise Densha De Go! Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Densha De Go! (PS)
Taito, Simulation
Pro N/A 61
69
Gamewise F-Zero X Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
F-Zero X (N64)
Nintendo, Racing
Pro N/A 31
70
Gamewise Donkey Kong Land Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Donkey Kong Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 186
71
Gamewise Diddy Kong Racing Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Diddy Kong Racing (N64)
Nintendo, Racing
Pro N/A 65
72
Gamewise Tekken 3 Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Tekken 3 (PS)
Namco Bandai, Fighting
Pro N/A 47
73
Gamewise Monster Rancher Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Monster Rancher (PS)
Tecmo, Simulation
Pro N/A 82
74
Gamewise Parasite Eve Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
Parasite Eve (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 46
75
Gamewise RockMan & Forte Wiki Guide, Walkthrough and Cheats
RockMan & Forte (SNES)
Capcom, Platform
Pro N/A 43

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Japan Hardware by Platform

Platform Weekly (change) Total
GB 77,750(+2%) 22,766,743
PockSt 22,812(-35%) 161,390
DC 18,080(-27%) 586,395
N64 17,015(+4%) 4,153,422
NGP 579(-53%) 60,924
SNES 545(+22%) 16,687,542
SAT 334(-15%) 5,717,005
Total 137,115(-11%)  

Japan Software by Platform

Platform Weekly (change) Total
PS 2,820,782(+580%) 88,585,256
N64 218,450(-2%) 15,821,469
GB 144,923(-2%) 49,099,553
DC 35,143(-35%) 1,138,182
SNES 3,495(-16%) 112,683,640
Total 3,222,793(+282%)