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 Collection [Gamewise]
Final Fantasy Collection (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
213,392 213,392 1
2
Final Fantasy VIII [Gamewise]
Final Fantasy VIII (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
106,517 3,342,508 5
3
Silent Hill [Gamewise]
Silent Hill (PS)
Konami, Adventure
52,898 155,561 2
4
Monster Rancher 2 [Gamewise]
Monster Rancher 2 (PS)
Tecmo, Simulation
45,466 412,395 3
5
Chocobo no Fushigi Dungeon for WonderSwan [Gamewise]
Chocobo no Fushigi Dungeon for WonderSwan (WS)
Namco Bandai, Role-Playing
29,126 90,406 2
6
Final Fantasy VI [Gamewise]
Final Fantasy VI (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
27,868 27,868 1
7
Dragon Warrior Monsters [Gamewise]
Dragon Warrior Monsters (GB)
Enix, Role-Playing
27,359 1,987,713 25
8
Super Smash Bros. [Gamewise]
Super Smash Bros. (N64)
Nintendo, Fighting
25,860 689,023 8
9
Tomb Raider III: Adventures of Lara Croft [Gamewise]
Tomb Raider III: Adventures of Lara Croft (PS)
Eidos Interactive, Adventure
18,245 73,836 2
10
 [Gamewise]
(GB)
Nintendo, Strategy
18,227 932,428 13
11
Mario Party [Gamewise]
Mario Party (N64)
Nintendo, Misc
18,225 682,502 13
12
Simple 1500 Series Vol. 1: The Mahjong [Gamewise]
Simple 1500 Series Vol. 1: The Mahjong (PS)
D3 Publisher, Misc
17,325 550,335 21
13
Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters [Gamewise]
Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters (GB)
Konami, Strategy
16,822 1,435,621 13
14
Hey You, Pikachu! [Gamewise]
Hey You, Pikachu! (N64)
Nintendo, Simulation
15,153 841,249 14
15
Castlevania [Gamewise]
Castlevania (N64)
Konami, Platform
14,313 14,313 1
16
 [Gamewise]
(GB)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
14,101 2,641,592 27
17
BeatMania [Gamewise]
BeatMania (PS)
Konami, Simulation
10,434 783,564 24
18
Power Stone [Gamewise]
Power Stone (DC)
Capcom, Fighting
8,229 107,377 3
19
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time [Gamewise]
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time (N64)
Nintendo, Adventure
8,062 1,287,438 17
20
BeatMania Append 3rdMix [Gamewise]
BeatMania Append 3rdMix (PS)
Konami, Simulation
8,050 453,837 12
21
Sega Rally Championship 2 [Gamewise]
Sega Rally Championship 2 (DC)
Sega, Racing
7,189 350,857 7
22
International Superstar Soccer Pro '98 [Gamewise]
International Superstar Soccer Pro '98 (PS)
Konami, Sports
6,964 267,630 18
23
Bass Landing [Gamewise]
Bass Landing (PS)
ASCII Entertainment, Sports
6,569 147,256 9
24
Crash Bandicoot 3: Warped [Gamewise]
Crash Bandicoot 3: Warped (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Platform
6,465 1,098,561 13
25
Digimon World [Gamewise]
Digimon World (PS)
Namco Bandai, Role-Playing
5,822 75,512 7
26
Harvest Moon 64 [Gamewise]
Harvest Moon 64 (N64)
Pack In Soft, Simulation
5,681 87,327 6
27
 [Gamewise]
(GB)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
5,581 9,680,752 159
28
Banjo-Kazooie [Gamewise]
Banjo-Kazooie (N64)
Nintendo, Platform
5,357 509,196 14
29
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening DX [Gamewise]
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening DX (GB)
Nintendo, Adventure
5,328 363,432 14
30
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu '98 Ketteiban [Gamewise]
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu '98 Ketteiban (PS)
Konami, Sports
4,746 198,832 12
31
 [Gamewise]
(N64)
Nintendo, Strategy
Pro N/A -6
32
Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back [Gamewise]
Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Platform
Pro N/A 65
33
Space Battleship Yamato: Harukanaru Hoshi Iscandar [Gamewise]
Space Battleship Yamato: Harukanaru Hoshi Iscandar (PS)
Namco Bandai, Strategy
Pro N/A 6
34
PaRappa The Rapper [Gamewise]
PaRappa The Rapper (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Misc
Pro N/A 119
35
Wario Land II (GBC) [Gamewise]
Wario Land II (GBC) (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 21
36
Kurushi Final: Mental Blocks [Gamewise]
Kurushi Final: Mental Blocks (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Puzzle
Pro N/A 12
37
R4: Ridge Racer Type 4 [Gamewise]
R4: Ridge Racer Type 4 (PS)
Namco Bandai, Racing
Pro N/A 15
38
Sonic Adventure [Gamewise]
Sonic Adventure (DC)
Sega, Platform
Pro N/A 12
39
Armored Core: Master of Arena [Gamewise]
Armored Core: Master of Arena (PS)
From Software, Simulation
Pro N/A 6
40
Chocobo's Dungeon 2 [Gamewise]
Chocobo's Dungeon 2 (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 12
41
Mario Kart 64 [Gamewise]
Mario Kart 64 (N64)
Nintendo, Racing
Pro N/A 118
42
Devil Dice [Gamewise]
Devil Dice (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Puzzle
Pro N/A 39
43
Goemon's Great Adventure [Gamewise]
Goemon's Great Adventure (N64)
Konami, Platform
Pro N/A 12
44
Suikoden II [Gamewise]
Suikoden II (PS)
Konami, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 13
45
Virtua Fighter 3tb [Gamewise]
Virtua Fighter 3tb (DC)
Sega, Fighting
Pro N/A 16
46
Street Fighter Alpha 3 [Gamewise]
Street Fighter Alpha 3 (PS)
Capcom, Fighting
Pro N/A 12
47
Kirby's Dream Land 2 [Gamewise]
Kirby's Dream Land 2 (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 208
48
Yoshi's Story [Gamewise]
Yoshi's Story (N64)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 64
49
Tetris DX [Gamewise]
Tetris DX (GB)
Nintendo, Puzzle
Pro N/A 21
50
Hot Shots Golf [Gamewise]
Hot Shots Golf (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Sports
Pro N/A 87
51
Crash Bandicoot [Gamewise]
Crash Bandicoot (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Platform
Pro N/A 119
52
Super Mario Land 3: Wario Land [Gamewise]
Super Mario Land 3: Wario Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 269
53
Metal Gear Solid [Gamewise]
Metal Gear Solid (PS)
Konami, Action
Pro N/A 28
54
Super Mario 64 [Gamewise]
Super Mario 64 (N64)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 142
55
Kirby's Dream Land [Gamewise]
Kirby's Dream Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 359
56
Tales of Phantasia [Gamewise]
Tales of Phantasia (PS)
Namco Bandai, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 12
57
Gran Turismo [Gamewise]
Gran Turismo (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Racing
Pro N/A 64
58
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 121
59
Intelligent Qube [Gamewise]
Intelligent Qube (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Puzzle
Pro N/A 111
60
Super Mario Land [Gamewise]
Super Mario Land (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 517
61
Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins [Gamewise]
Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins (GB)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 334
62
Kirby's Pinball Land [Gamewise]
Kirby's Pinball Land (GB)
Nintendo, Misc
Pro N/A 277
63
Cool Boarders 3 [Gamewise]
Cool Boarders 3 (PS)
UEP Systems, Sports
Pro N/A 16
64
Kirby's Dream Land 3 [Gamewise]
Kirby's Dream Land 3 (SNES)
Nintendo, Platform
Pro N/A 51
65
Tetris [Gamewise]
Tetris (GB)
Nintendo, Puzzle
Pro N/A 509
66
Final Fantasy VII International [Gamewise]
Final Fantasy VII International (PS)
Square, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 76
67
Resident Evil 2: Dual Shock Edition [Gamewise]
Resident Evil 2: Dual Shock Edition (PS)
Capcom, Action
Pro N/A 32
68
July [Gamewise]
July (DC)
Fortyfive, Adventure
Pro N/A 16
69
Star Ocean: The Second Story [Gamewise]
Star Ocean: The Second Story (PS)
Enix, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 33
70
Derby Stallion [Gamewise]
Derby Stallion (PS)
ASCII Entertainment, Sports
Pro N/A 87
71
Godzilla Generations [Gamewise]
Godzilla Generations (DC)
Sega, Action
Pro N/A 16
72
Arc the Lad [Gamewise]
Arc the Lad (PS)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Role-Playing
Pro N/A 194
73
PenPen TriIceLon [Gamewise]
PenPen TriIceLon (DC)
General Entertainment, Racing
Pro N/A 16
74
Diddy Kong Racing [Gamewise]
Diddy Kong Racing (N64)
Nintendo, Racing
Pro N/A 69
75
Dr. Mario [Gamewise]
Dr. Mario (GB)
Nintendo, Puzzle
Pro N/A 442

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Japan Hardware by Platform

Platform Weekly (change) Total
GB 72,817(+36%) 22,997,410
PockSt 68,755(+13%) 416,434
WS 61,678(-50%) 185,111
N64 17,285(+19%) 4,211,560
DC 10,602(-30%) 639,617
SNES 251(-12%) 16,689,075
SAT 174(-15%) 5,717,909
NGP 84(-90%) 62,615
Total 231,646(-14%)  

Japan Software by Platform

Platform Weekly (change) Total
PS 573,900(+11%) 90,760,824
N64 104,896(0%) 16,273,908
GB 100,598(+9%) 49,513,058
WS 29,126(-52%) 90,406
DC 21,723(-28%) 1,334,264
SNES 1,896(+13%) 112,692,468
Total 832,139(+3%)