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
Final Fantasy VIII on PS - Gamewise
Final Fantasy VIII (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
150,022 3,235,991 4
2
Silent Hill on PS - Gamewise
Silent Hill (PS)
Konami, Adventure
102,663 102,663 1
3
Monster Rancher 2 on PS - Gamewise
Monster Rancher 2 (PS)
Tecmo, Simulation
87,091 366,929 2
4
Chocobo no Fushigi Dungeon for WonderSwan on WS - Gamewise
Chocobo no Fushigi Dungeon for WonderSwan (WS)
Namco Bandai, Role-Playing
61,280 61,280 1
5
Tomb Raider III: Adventures of Lara Croft on PS - Gamewise
Tomb Raider III: Adventures of Lara Croft (PS)
Eidos Interactive, Adventure
55,591 55,591 1
6
Super Smash Bros. on N64 - Gamewise
Super Smash Bros. (N64)
Nintendo, Fighting
39,120 663,163 7
7
Simple 1500 Series Vol. 1: The Mahjong on PS - Gamewise
Simple 1500 Series Vol. 1: The Mahjong (PS)
D3 Publisher, Misc
23,537 533,010 20
8
Dragon Warrior Monsters on GB - Gamewise
Dragon Warrior Monsters (GB)
Enix, Role-Playing
21,674 1,960,354 24
9
Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters on GB - Gamewise
Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters (GB)
Konami, Strategy
17,889 1,418,799 12
10
 on GB - Gamewise
(GB)
Nintendo, Strategy
16,750 914,201 12
11
Mario Party on N64 - Gamewise
Mario Party (N64)
Nintendo, Misc
16,522 664,277 12
12
Power Stone on DC - Gamewise
Power Stone (DC)
Capcom, Fighting
12,808 99,148 2
13
Hey You, Pikachu! on N64 - Gamewise
Hey You, Pikachu! (N64)
Nintendo, Simulation
12,568 826,096 13
14
 on GB - Gamewise
(GB)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
11,241 2,627,491 26
15
Sega Rally Championship 2 on DC - Gamewise
Sega Rally Championship 2 (DC)
Sega, Racing
9,816 343,668 6
16
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time on N64 - Gamewise
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time (N64)
Nintendo, Adventure
9,693 1,279,376 16
17
BeatMania on PS - Gamewise
BeatMania (PS)
Konami, Simulation
9,287 773,130 23
18
Crash Bandicoot 3: Warped on PS - Gamewise
Crash Bandicoot 3: Warped (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Platform
7,400 1,092,096 12
19
BeatMania Append 3rdMix on PS - Gamewise
BeatMania Append 3rdMix (PS)
Konami, Simulation
7,299 445,787 11
20
Harvest Moon 64 on N64 - Gamewise
Harvest Moon 64 (N64)
Pack In Soft, Simulation
7,247 81,646 5
21
Bass Landing on PS - Gamewise
Bass Landing (PS)
ASCII Entertainment, Sports
6,923 140,687 8
22
Banjo-Kazooie on N64 - Gamewise
Banjo-Kazooie (N64)
Nintendo, Platform
6,402 503,839 13
23
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening DX on GB - Gamewise
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening DX (GB)
Nintendo, Adventure
5,976 358,104 13
24
International Superstar Soccer Pro '98 on PS - Gamewise
International Superstar Soccer Pro '98 (PS)
Konami, Sports
5,874 260,666 17
25
 on GB - Gamewise
(GB)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
5,819 9,675,171 158
26
Space Battleship Yamato: Harukanaru Hoshi Iscandar on PS - Gamewise
Space Battleship Yamato: Harukanaru Hoshi Iscandar (PS)
Namco Bandai, Strategy
5,789 147,421 5
27
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu '98 Ketteiban on PS - Gamewise
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu '98 Ketteiban (PS)
Konami, Sports
5,585 194,086 11
28
Digimon World on PS - Gamewise
Digimon World (PS)
Namco Bandai, Role-Playing
5,378 69,690 6
29
Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back on PS - Gamewise
Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Platform
4,776 1,171,686 64
30
 on N64 - Gamewise
(N64)
Nintendo, Strategy
4,627 1,326,084 -7
31
PaRappa The Rapper on PS - Gamewise
PaRappa The Rapper (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Misc
Pro N/A 118
32
Kurushi Final: Mental Blocks on PS - Gamewise
Kurushi Final: Mental Blocks (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Puzzle
Pro N/A 11
33
R4: Ridge Racer Type 4 on PS - Gamewise
R4: Ridge Racer Type 4 (PS)
Namco Bandai, Racing
Pro N/A 14
34
Armored Core: Master of Arena on PS - Gamewise
Armored Core: Master of Arena (PS)
From Software, Simulation
Pro N/A 5
35
Wario Land II (GBC) on GB - Gamewise
Wario Land II (GBC) (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 20
36
Chocobo's Dungeon 2 on PS - Gamewise
Chocobo's Dungeon 2 (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 11
37
Sonic Adventure on DC - Gamewise
Sonic Adventure (DC)
Sega, Platform
Pro N/A 11
38
Devil Dice on PS - Gamewise
Devil Dice (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Puzzle
Pro N/A 38
39
Suikoden II on PS - Gamewise
Suikoden II (PS)
Konami, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 12
40
Goemon's Great Adventure on N64 - Gamewise
Goemon's Great Adventure (N64)
Konami, Platform
Pro N/A 11
41
Mario Kart 64 on N64 - Gamewise
Mario Kart 64 (N64)
Nintendo, Racing
Pro N/A 117
42
Street Fighter Alpha 3 on PS - Gamewise
Street Fighter Alpha 3 (PS)
Capcom, Fighting
Pro N/A 11
43
Virtua Fighter 3tb on DC - Gamewise
Virtua Fighter 3tb (DC)
Sega, Fighting
Pro N/A 15
44
Metal Gear Solid on PS - Gamewise
Metal Gear Solid (PS)
Konami, Action
Pro N/A 27
45
Kirby's Dream Land 2 on GB - Gamewise
Kirby's Dream Land 2 (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 207
46
Yoshi's Story on N64 - Gamewise
Yoshi's Story (N64)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 63
47
Tetris DX on GB - Gamewise
Tetris DX (GB)
Nintendo, Puzzle
Pro N/A 20
48
Intelligent Qube on PS - Gamewise
Intelligent Qube (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Puzzle
Pro N/A 110
49
Crash Bandicoot on PS - Gamewise
Crash Bandicoot (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Platform
Pro N/A 118
50
Super Mario Land 3: Wario Land on GB - Gamewise
Super Mario Land 3: Wario Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 268
51
Tales of Phantasia on PS - Gamewise
Tales of Phantasia (PS)
Namco Bandai, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 11
52
Super Mario 64 on N64 - Gamewise
Super Mario 64 (N64)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 141
53
Kirby's Dream Land on GB - Gamewise
Kirby's Dream Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 358
54
Hot Shots Golf on PS - Gamewise
Hot Shots Golf (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Sports
Pro N/A 86
55
Gran Turismo on PS - Gamewise
Gran Turismo (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Racing
Pro N/A 63
56
Super Mario Land on GB - Gamewise
Super Mario Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 516
57
Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins on GB - Gamewise
Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 333
58
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 120
59
Godzilla Generations on DC - Gamewise
Godzilla Generations (DC)
Sega, Action
Pro N/A 15
60
Tetris on GB - Gamewise
Tetris (GB)
Nintendo, Puzzle
Pro N/A 508
61
Cool Boarders 3 on PS - Gamewise
Cool Boarders 3 (PS)
UEP Systems, Sports
Pro N/A 15
62
Kirby's Pinball Land on GB - Gamewise
Kirby's Pinball Land (GB)
Nintendo, Misc
Pro N/A 276
63
Kirby's Dream Land 3 on SNES - Gamewise
Kirby's Dream Land 3 (SNES)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 50
64
Monster Rancher on PS - Gamewise
Monster Rancher (PS)
Tecmo, Simulation
Pro N/A 85
65
Resident Evil Director's Cut: Dual Shock Edition on PS - Gamewise
Resident Evil Director's Cut: Dual Shock Edition (PS)
Capcom, Action
Pro N/A 76
66
PenPen TriIceLon on DC - Gamewise
PenPen TriIceLon (DC)
General Entertainment, Racing
Pro N/A 15
67
Arc the Lad on PS - Gamewise
Arc the Lad (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 193
68
July on DC - Gamewise
July (DC)
Fortyfive, Adventure
Pro N/A 15
69
Star Ocean: The Second Story on PS - Gamewise
Star Ocean: The Second Story (PS)
Enix, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 32
70
Resident Evil 2: Dual Shock Edition on PS - Gamewise
Resident Evil 2: Dual Shock Edition (PS)
Capcom, Action
Pro N/A 31
71
Final Fantasy VII International on PS - Gamewise
Final Fantasy VII International (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 75
72
Derby Stallion on PS - Gamewise
Derby Stallion (PS)
ASCII Entertainment, Sports
Pro N/A 86
73
Diddy Kong Racing on N64 - Gamewise
Diddy Kong Racing (N64)
Nintendo, Racing
Pro N/A 68
74
F-Zero X on N64 - Gamewise
F-Zero X (N64)
Nintendo, Racing
Pro N/A 34
75
Parasite Eve on PS - Gamewise
Parasite Eve (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 49

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Japan Hardware by Platform

Platform Weekly (change) Total
WS 123,433(N/A) 123,433
PockSt 60,730(-6%) 347,679
GB 53,647(-7%) 22,924,593
DC 15,209(+17%) 629,015
N64 14,565(+16%) 4,194,275
NGP 873(+92%) 62,531
SNES 285(-42%) 16,688,824
SAT 205(-15%) 5,717,735
Total 268,947(+81%)  

Japan Software by Platform

Platform Weekly (change) Total
PS 519,273(-20%) 90,186,924
N64 104,579(-4%) 16,169,012
GB 92,574(-19%) 49,412,460
WS 61,280(N/A) 61,280
DC 29,990(-73%) 1,312,541
SNES 1,682(-30%) 112,690,572
Total 809,378(-18%)