Japan Yearly Chart

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

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Pos Game Weeks Yearly Total
1
2,553,155
Youkai Watch 2 Shinuchi (3DS)
Level 5, Role-Playing
15 508,830 2,553,155
2
440,542
Dragon Quest Heroes (PS3)
Square Enix, Action
4 440,542 440,542
3
397,474
The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask 3D (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
6 397,474 397,474
4
383,056
Tales of Zesteria (PS3)
Namco Bandai Games, Role-Playing
9 383,056 383,056
5
321,847
Dragon Quest Heroes (PS4)
Square Enix, Action
4 321,847 321,847
6
302,131
God Eater 2: Rage Burst (PSV)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
5 302,131 302,131
7
2,731,036
Pocket Monsters Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
18 285,763 2,731,036
8
2,208,388
Dairantou Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS (3DS)
Nintendo, Fighting
28 192,496 2,208,388
9
181,738
Yakuza 0 (PS3)
Sega, Action
2 181,738 181,738
10
2,517,390
Monster Hunter 4G (3DS)
Capcom, Role-Playing
24 152,744 2,517,390
11
619,689
Dairantou Smash Bros. for Wii U (WiiU)
Nintendo, Fighting
16 140,597 619,689
12
109,975
Yakuza 0 (PS4)
Sega, Action
2 109,975 109,975
13
92,413
Final Fantasy Type-0 (PS4)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
1 92,413 92,413
14
936,306
Mario Kart 8 (WiiU)
Nintendo, Racing
43 92,172 936,306
15
91,096
Dragon Ball: Xenoverse (PS3)
Namco Bandai Games, Fighting
7 91,096 91,096
16
88,255
Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth (PSV)
Namco Bandai Games, Role-Playing
2 88,255 88,255
17
3,116,262
Youkai Watch 2 Ganso/Honke (3DS)
Level 5, Role-Playing
37 83,051 3,116,262
18
75,196
Etrian Odyssey x Mystery Dungeon (3DS)
Atlus, Role-Playing
3 75,196 75,196
19
73,285
Resident Evil: Revelations 2 (PS3)
Capcom, Action
1 73,285 73,285
20
73,261
Mario Party 10 (WiiU)
Nintendo, Misc
2 73,261 73,261
21
72,348
Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2: Record Breaker (3DS)
Atlus, Role-Playing
8 72,348 72,348
22
72,206
Kirby and the Rainbow Curse (WiiU)
Nintendo, Platform
9 72,206 72,206
23
71,364
The Legend of Legacy (3DS)
FuRyu, Action
9 71,364 71,364
24
67,923
Battlefield: Hardline (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
1 67,923 67,923
25
4,051,073
Animal Crossing: Jump Out (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
124 67,452 4,051,073
26
65,394
Uta no Prince-Sama: All Star After Secret (PSP)
Broccoli, Action
2 65,394 65,394
27
65,320
Samurai Warriors 4-II (PS3)
Tecmo Koei, Action
6 65,320 65,320
28
63,935
Far Cry 4 (PS4)
Ubisoft, Shooter
8 63,935 63,935
29
63,331
Dragon Ball: Xenoverse (PS4)
Namco Bandai Games, Fighting
7 63,331 63,331
30
269,711
Final Fantasy Explorers (3DS)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
14 53,199 269,711
31
166,052
Grand Theft Auto V (PS4)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
15 52,725 166,052
32
50,239
The Seven Deadly Sins: Unjust Sin (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Adventure
12 50,239 50,239
33
49,873
God Eater 2: Rage Burst (PS4)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
5 49,873 49,873
34
132,811
Gundam Breaker 2 (PSV)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
14 48,256 132,811
35
46,402
Kenka Banchou 6: Soul & Blood (3DS)
Screenlife, Fighting
10 46,402 46,402
36
46,009
Far Cry 4 (PS3)
Ubisoft, Shooter
8 46,009 46,009
37
2,483,137
Mario Kart 7 (3DS)
Nintendo, Racing
173 44,540 2,483,137
38
41,977
Resident Evil: Revelations 2 (PS4)
Capcom, Action
1 41,977 41,977
39
39,655
Samurai Warriors 4-II (PSV)
Tecmo Koei, Action
6 39,655 39,655
40
36,244
MineCraft (PSV)
Sony Computer Entertainment Europe, Adventure
1 36,244 36,244
41
35,357
The Order: 1886 (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Shooter
5 35,357 35,357
42
715,187
Kirby: Triple Deluxe (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
63 35,315 715,187
43
82,814
Gotouchi Tetsudou: Gotouchi Chara to Nihon Zenkoku no Tabi (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Misc
17 34,906 82,814
44
891,847
Grand Theft Auto V (PS3)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
76 34,720 891,847
45
127,570
Gundam Breaker 2 (PS3)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
14 34,211 127,570
46
101,766
Sumikko Gurashi: Koko ga Ochitsukundesu (3DS)
Nippon Columbia, Action
18 33,886 101,766
47
32,565
Samurai Warriors 4-II (PS4)
Tecmo Koei, Action
6 32,565 32,565
48
31,816
Assassination Classroom: Grand Siege on Kuro-sensei (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
2 31,816 31,816
49
31,790
Dead or Alive 5: Last Round (PS4)
Tecmo Koei, Fighting
5 31,790 31,790
50
167,723
World Soccer Winning Eleven 2015 (PS3)
Konami Digital Entertainment, Sports
19 31,531 167,723
51
31,494
Lost Heroes 2 (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
7 31,494 31,494
52
1,774,420
Tomodachi Collection: Shin Seikatsu (3DS)
Nintendo, Simulation
101 29,384 1,774,420
53
389,960
Shingeki no Kyojin ~Hangeki no Tsubasa~ (3DS)
Screenlife, Action
68 28,610 389,960
54
27,816
Atelier Escha & Logy: Alchemists of the Dusk Sky (PSV)
Tecmo Koei, Role-Playing
9 27,816 27,816
55
27,599
Battlefield: Hardline (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
1 27,599 27,599
56
27,495
Yowamushi Pedal: Ashita he no High Cadence (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
8 27,495 27,495
57
145,023
Susume! Kinopio Taichou (WiiU)
Nintendo, Adventure
19 26,969 145,023
58
26,885
New Prince of Tennis: Go to the Top (3DS)
FuRyu, Action
3 26,885 26,885
59
109,029
Aikatsu! 365 Idol Days (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Adventure
16 25,701 109,029
60
494,563
Mario Party Island Tour (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
53 24,718 494,563
61
373,085
Dark Souls II (PS3)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
54 24,493 373,085
62
24,256
Phantasy Star Online 2: Episode 3 Deluxe Package (PSV)
Sega, Action
1 24,256 24,256
63
98,827
One Piece: Super Grand Battle! X (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Fighting
19 23,928 98,827
64
23,874
Lego City Undercover (3DS)
Unknown, Action
3 23,874 23,874
65
235,038
Taiko Drum Master: Don and Katsu's Space-Time Great Adventure (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
39 23,435 235,038
66
22,954
Evolve (PS4)
Take-Two Interactive, Shooter
3 22,954 22,954
67
117,573
Shining Resonance (PS3)
Sega, Role-Playing
15 22,466 117,573
68
65,774
Taiko Drum Master: Tokumori! (WiiU)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
18 21,783 65,774
69
21,547
Tsurugi no Machi no Ihoujin: Kuro no Kyuuden (PSV)
Experience Inc., Role-Playing
9 21,547 21,547
70
174,931
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (PS3)
Square Enix, Shooter
19 21,531 174,931
71
127,136
Derby Stallion Gold (3DS)
Kadokawa Shoten, Sports
16 20,989 127,136
72
20,605
PriPara & Pretty Rhythm: PriPara de Tsukaeru Oshare Item 1450! (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
1 20,605 20,605
73
634,603
Super Mario 3D World (WiiU)
Nintendo, Platform
70 20,154 634,603
74
108,743
BioHazard Director's Cut (PS3)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
435 20,147 108,743
75
173,624
Dead or Alive 5 (PS3)
Tecmo Koei, Fighting
130 19,186 173,624
76
49,093
12-Sai. Honto no Kimochi (3DS)
Happinet, Adventure
14 18,602 49,093
77
598,789
Call of Duty: Black Ops II (PS3)
Square Enix, Shooter
122 18,308 598,789
78
2,356,659
New Super Mario Bros. 2 (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
139 17,742 2,356,659
79
169,324
Phantasy Star Nova (PSV)
Sega, Action
17 17,244 169,324
80
257,318
Yoshi's New Island (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
35 16,657 257,318
81
49,263
Samurai Warriors Chronicles 3 (3DS)
Tecmo Koei, Action
16 16,370 49,263
82
16,324
Yuki Yuna is a Hero: Memory of the Forest (PSV)
FuRyu, Action
4 16,324 16,324
83
16,075
Ebikore Photo Kano Kiss (PSV)
Kadokawa Games, Action
7 16,075 16,075
84
16,036
Bladestorm: Nightmare (PS4)
Tecmo Koei, Action
8 16,036 16,036
85
15,896
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes: Universe in Peril (3DS)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
9 15,896 15,896
86
15,730
Bladestorm: Nightmare (PS3)
Tecmo Koei, Action
8 15,730 15,730
87
328,243
Persona 4: The Golden (PSV)
Atlus, Role-Playing
145 15,621 328,243
88
238,718
Dragon Quest X: Mezameshi Itsutsu no Shuzoku Online (WiiU)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
104 15,529 238,718
89
15,497
Diabolik Lovers: Dark Fate (PSV)
Idea Factory, Action
4 15,497 15,497
90
28,450
Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor (PS4)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
13 15,453 28,450
91
15,326
A Good Librarian Like a Good Shepherd: Library Party (PSV)
Kaga Create, Action
6 15,326 15,326
92
198,455
Dragon Ball Heroes: Ultimate Mission 2 (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Strategy
33 15,144 198,455
93
61,687
Dragon Age: Inquisition (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Role-Playing
17 14,353 61,687
94
14,188
Harukanaru Toki no Naka de 6 (PSV)
Tecmo Koei, Action
2 14,188 14,188
95
278,230
Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment (PSV)
Namco Bandai Games, Role-Playing
48 14,161 278,230
96
40,166
Assassin's Creed: Rogue (PS3)
Ubisoft, Action
15 13,917 40,166
97
167,976
Nobunaga no Yabou: Souzou (PS3)
Tecmo Koei, Strategy
67 13,880 167,976
98
467,717
Bravely Default: Flying Fairy (3DS)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
128 13,625 467,717
99
2,068,692
Super Mario 3D Land (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
177 13,589 2,068,692
100
37,316
Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei: Out of Order (PSV)
Namco Bandai Games, Adventure
13 13,462 37,316

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Japan Hardware by Platform

Platform Yearly (change) Total
3DS 424,913(-87%) 18,482,500
PS4 280,208(-72%) 1,272,320
PSV 215,795(-81%) 3,745,408
WiiU 80,662(-86%) 2,252,033
PS3 74,830(-83%) 10,279,234
XOne 4,977(-89%) 50,613
Wii 362(-95%) 12,766,857
X360 346(-96%) 1,662,532
Total 1,082,093(-83%)  

Japan Software by Platform

Platform Yearly (change) Total
3DS 3,108,046(-86%) 74,742,553
PS3 1,961,506(-74%) 75,747,170
PS4 1,228,988(-52%) 3,813,042
PSV 1,178,152(-76%) 12,633,928
WiiU 633,065(-81%) 7,752,909
PSP 107,780(-84%) 77,227,235
Wii 50,168(-86%) 69,056,232
XOne 22,476(-79%) 132,055
X360 10,054(-95%) 12,660,863
DS 8,248(-85%) 175,147,083
Total 8,308,483(-80%)