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
2,322,332
Youkai Watch 2 Shinuchi (3DS)
Level 5, Role-Playing
5 278,007 2,322,332
2
2,598,550
Pocket Monsters Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
8 153,277 2,598,550
3
2,117,731
Dairantou Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS (3DS)
Nintendo, Fighting
18 101,839 2,117,731
4
560,417
Dairantou Smash Bros. for Wii U (WiiU)
Nintendo, Fighting
6 81,325 560,417
5
2,431,146
Monster Hunter 4G (3DS)
Capcom, Role-Playing
14 66,500 2,431,146
6
883,150
Mario Kart 8 (WiiU)
Nintendo, Racing
33 39,016 883,150
7
3,069,331
Youkai Watch 2 Ganso/Honke (3DS)
Level 5, Role-Playing
27 36,120 3,069,331
8
249,115
Final Fantasy Explorers (3DS)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
4 32,603 249,115
9
111,991
Gundam Breaker 2 (PSV)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
4 27,436 111,991
10
138,622
Grand Theft Auto V (PS4)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
5 25,295 138,622
11
4,007,718
Animal Crossing: Jump Out (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
114 24,097 4,007,718
12
114,984
Gundam Breaker 2 (PS3)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
4 21,625 114,984
13
66,512
Gotouchi Tetsudou: Gotouchi Chara to Nihon Zenkoku no Tabi (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Misc
7 18,604 66,512
14
2,456,016
Mario Kart 7 (3DS)
Nintendo, Racing
163 17,419 2,456,016
15
133,144
Susume! Kinopio Taichou (WiiU)
Nintendo, Adventure
9 15,090 133,144
16
97,913
Aikatsu! 365 Idol Days (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Adventure
6 14,585 97,913
17
82,201
Sumikko Gurashi: Koko ga Ochitsukundesu (3DS)
Nippon Columbia, Action
8 14,321 82,201
18
375,099
Shingeki no Kyojin ~Hangeki no Tsubasa~ (3DS)
Screenlife, Action
58 13,749 375,099
19
87,938
One Piece: Super Grand Battle! X (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Fighting
9 13,039 87,938
20
107,678
Shining Resonance (PS3)
Sega, Role-Playing
5 12,571 107,678
21
1,757,539
Tomodachi Collection: Shin Seikatsu (3DS)
Nintendo, Simulation
91 12,503 1,757,539
22
55,874
Taiko Drum Master: Tokumori! (WiiU)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
8 11,883 55,874
23
147,841
World Soccer Winning Eleven 2015 (PS3)
Konami Digital Entertainment, Sports
9 11,649 147,841
24
691,255
Kirby: Triple Deluxe (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
53 11,383 691,255
25
116,813
Derby Stallion Gold (3DS)
Kadokawa Shoten, Sports
6 10,666 116,813
26
480,361
Mario Party Island Tour (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
43 10,516 480,361
27
222,058
Taiko Drum Master: Don and Katsu's Space-Time Great Adventure (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
29 10,455 222,058
28
867,492
Grand Theft Auto V (PS3)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
66 10,365 867,492
29
163,546
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (PS3)
Square Enix, Shooter
9 10,146 163,546
30
161,545
Phantasy Star Nova (PSV)
Sega, Action
7 9,465 161,545
31
39,611
12-Sai. Honto no Kimochi (3DS)
Happinet, Adventure
4 9,120 39,611
32
2,347,939
New Super Mario Bros. 2 (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
129 9,022 2,347,939
33
249,576
Yoshi's New Island (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
25 8,915 249,576
34
623,285
Super Mario 3D World (WiiU)
Nintendo, Platform
60 8,836 623,285
35
97,327
BioHazard Director's Cut (PS3)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
425 8,731 97,327
36
40,358
Samurai Warriors Chronicles 3 (3DS)
Tecmo Koei, Action
6 7,465 40,358
37
2,062,145
Super Mario 3D Land (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
167 7,042 2,062,145
38
159,921
Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX (PS3)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
15 6,644 159,921
39
189,933
Dragon Ball Heroes: Ultimate Mission 2 (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Strategy
23 6,622 189,933
40
10,705
Gotouchi Tetsudou: Gotouchi Chara to Nihon Zenkoku no Tabi (WiiU)
Namco Bandai Games, Misc
7 6,336 10,705
41
1,486,843
Puzzle & Dragons Z (3DS)
GungHo, Puzzle
57 6,232 1,486,843
42
29,938
Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei: Out of Order (PSV)
Namco Bandai Games, Adventure
3 6,084 29,938
43
270,111
Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment (PSV)
Namco Bandai Games, Role-Playing
38 6,042 270,111
44
144,733
Dragon Quest X: Mezameshi Itsutsu no Shuzoku Online (3DS)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
19 5,953 144,733
45
132,965
Pokemon Art Academy (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
30 5,942 132,965
46
499,859
Wagamama Fashion: GirlsMode - Yokubari Sengen! (3DS)
Nintendo, Misc
120 5,810 499,859
47
32,026
Assassin's Creed: Rogue (PS3)
Ubisoft, Action
5 5,777 32,026
48
31,571
Dragon Age: Inquisition (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Role-Playing
7 5,732 31,571
49
1,312,540
Youkai Watch (3DS)
Level 5, Role-Playing
79 5,639 1,312,540
50
94,511
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu 2014 (PSV)
Konami Digital Entertainment, Sports
12 5,488 94,511
51
809,754
Wii Party U (WiiU)
Nintendo, Action
63 5,457 809,754
52
159,457
Nobunaga no Yabou: Souzou (PS3)
Tecmo Koei, Strategy
57 5,361 159,457
53
52,544
Dragon Age: Inquisition (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Role-Playing
7 5,210 52,544
54
55,498
World Soccer Winning Eleven 2015 (PS4)
Konami Digital Entertainment, Sports
9 5,192 55,498
55
18,133
Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor (PS4)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
3 5,136 18,133
56
31,548
Nazotoki Battle Tore! Densetsu no Makyuu o Fukkatsu Saseyo! (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
15 5,122 31,548
57
24,693
Hero Bank 2 (3DS)
Sega, Role-Playing
7 5,098 24,693
58
379,985
Gran Turismo 6 (PS3)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Racing
58 5,075 379,985
59
3,765,897
Mario Kart Wii (Wii)
Nintendo, Racing
353 5,011 3,765,897
60
4,281,599
Pocket Monsters X/Y (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
66 4,968 4,281,599
61
508,098
Disney Magic Castle: My Happy Life (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Misc
76 4,968 508,098
62
44,812
Hoppechan: Minna de Odekake! Waku Waku Hoppe Land!! (3DS)
Nippon Columbia, Action
26 4,949 44,812
63
437,065
The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
55 4,891 437,065
64
85,009
Tales of the World: Reve Unitia (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Role-Playing
12 4,771 85,009
65
62,179
Dynasty Warriors 8: Empires (PS3)
Tecmo Koei, Action
8 4,433 62,179
66
139,959
Mario Golf: World Tour (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
37 4,426 139,959
67
584,887
Call of Duty: Black Ops II (PS3)
Square Enix, Shooter
112 4,406 584,887
68
23,602
The LEGO Movie Videogame (3DS)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
10 4,375 23,602
69
145,170
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu 2014 (PS3)
Konami Digital Entertainment, Sports
12 4,341 145,170
70
84,098
Psycho Break (PS4)
Bethesda Softworks, Action
12 4,282 84,098
71
50,953
Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax (PSV)
Sega, Fighting
9 4,273 50,953
72
341,839
Sentouchu: Densetsu no Shinobi to Survival Battle! (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
65 4,245 341,839
73
2,632,259
Dairantou Smash Brothers X (Wii)
Nintendo, Fighting
363 4,073 2,632,259
74
61,192
Assassin's Creed: Unity (PS4)
Ubisoft, Action
8 4,068 61,192
75
15,450
Dolly Kanon Dokidoki Tokimeki Himitsu no Ongaku Katsudou Start Desu!! (3DS)
Happinet, Adventure
8 4,028 15,450
76
13,748
Cooking Mama: Watashi no Sweets Shop (3DS)
Office Create, Simulation
10 3,905 13,748
77
26,752
Godzilla (PS3) (PS3)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
4 3,772 26,752
78
99,721
Mario & Sonic at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games (WiiU)
Nintendo, Sports
58 3,673 99,721
79
67,179
Bayonetta 2 (WiiU)
Nintendo, Action
17 3,663 67,179
80
1,229,204
New Super Mario Bros. U (WiiU)
Nintendo, Action
110 3,656 1,229,204
81
226,825
Dragon Quest X: Mezameshi Itsutsu no Shuzoku Online (WiiU)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
94 3,636 226,825
82
198,099
Kaseki Horider: Mugen Gear (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
46 3,629 198,099
83
133,327
Destiny (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
18 3,554 133,327
84
78,945
Fate/hollow ataraxia (PSV)
Type-Moon, Adventure
7 3,389 78,945
85
374,101
Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
83 3,364 374,101
86
103,898
Psycho Break (PS3)
Bethesda Softworks, Action
12 3,321 103,898
87
80,757
Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold: The Knight of Fafnir (3DS)
Atlus, Role-Playing
7 3,267 80,757
88
35,348
Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 3: V Century (PSV)
Compile Heart, Role-Playing
4 3,250 35,348
89
39,793
Chaos Rings III: Prequel Trilogy (PSV)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
13 3,208 39,793
90
58,380
Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax (PS3)
Sega, Fighting
9 3,188 58,380
91
56,301
Fatal Frame Wii U (WiiU)
Nintendo, Action
16 3,111 56,301
92
106,515
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (PS4)
Square Enix, Shooter
9 3,106 106,515
93
59,357
Famicom Remix 1+2 (WiiU)
Nintendo, Action
38 3,044 59,357
94
187,889
Wii Fit U (WiiU)
Nintendo, Action
50 3,012 187,889
95
127,627
Battlefield 4 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
47 2,987 127,627
96
37,540
Samurai Warriors Chronicles 3 (PSV)
Tecmo Koei, Action
6 2,934 37,540
97
27,704
Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel (PS3)
Take-Two Interactive, Shooter
11 2,802 27,704
98
160,627
Daigasso! Band Brothers P (3DS)
Nintendo, Misc
61 2,757 160,627
99
128,771
Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze (WiiU)
Nintendo, Platform
48 2,755 128,771
100
37,782
Samurai Warriors 4 (PS4)
Tecmo Koei, Action
19 2,730 37,782

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Japan Hardware by Platform

Platform Yearly (change) Total
3DS 240,518(-92%) 18,121,403
PSV 81,309(-92%) 3,553,173
PS4 57,295(-94%) 1,010,167
WiiU 48,639(-91%) 2,183,425
PS3 24,956(-94%) 10,212,233
XOne 1,355(-97%) 46,235
Wii 201(-97%) 12,766,540
X360 163(-98%) 1,662,246
Total 454,436(-92%)  

Japan Software by Platform

Platform Yearly (change) Total
3DS 1,042,254(-95%) 72,676,761
WiiU 219,084(-93%) 7,338,928
PS3 206,895(-97%) 73,992,559
PSV 156,380(-97%) 11,612,156
PS4 97,680(-96%) 2,681,734
Wii 19,186(-95%) 69,025,250
PSP 11,142(-98%) 77,130,597
X360 3,670(-98%) 12,654,479
XOne 2,944(-97%) 112,523
DS 2,810(-95%) 175,141,645
Total 1,762,045(-96%)