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
2,624,872
Youkai Watch 2 Shinuchi (3DS)
Level 5, Role-Playing
29 580,547 2,624,872
2
463,964
Dragon Quest Heroes (PS3)
Square Enix, Action
18 463,964 463,964
3
436,747
The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask 3D (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
20 436,747 436,747
4
392,303
Tales of Zesteria (PS3)
Namco Bandai Games, Role-Playing
23 392,303 392,303
5
2,805,280
Pocket Monsters Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
32 360,007 2,805,280
6
359,117
Splatoon (WiiU)
Nintendo, Shooter
5 359,117 359,117
7
334,136
Dragon Quest Heroes (PS4)
Square Enix, Action
18 334,136 334,136
8
324,843
God Eater 2: Rage Burst (PSV)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
19 324,843 324,843
9
322,152
Fire Emblem Fates: Black Kingdom / White Kingdom (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
1 322,152 322,152
10
274,538
Puzzle & Dragons Z + Super Mario Bros. Edition (3DS)
Unknown, Action
9 274,538 274,538
11
270,702
Rhythm Heaven: The Best+ (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
3 270,702 270,702
12
2,269,693
Dairantou Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS (3DS)
Nintendo, Fighting
42 253,801 2,269,693
13
218,708
Yakuza 0 (PS3)
Sega, Action
16 218,708 218,708
14
218,257
MineCraft (PSV)
Sony Computer Entertainment Europe, Adventure
15 218,257 218,257
15
206,459
Bloodborne (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
14 206,459 206,459
16
1,039,544
Mario Kart 8 (WiiU)
Nintendo, Racing
57 195,410 1,039,544
17
191,607
Sword Art Online: Lost Song (PSV)
Namco Bandai Games, Role-Playing
14 191,607 191,607
18
2,549,032
Monster Hunter 4G (3DS)
Capcom, Role-Playing
38 184,386 2,549,032
19
652,336
Dairantou Smash Bros. for Wii U (WiiU)
Nintendo, Fighting
30 173,244 652,336
20
161,231
Girls Mode 3: Kirakira Code (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
11 161,231 161,231
21
155,839
Mario Party 10 (WiiU)
Nintendo, Misc
16 155,839 155,839
22
153,420
One Piece: Kaizoku Musou 3 (PS3)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
14 153,420 153,420
23
150,338
3rd Super Robot Wars Z: Tengoku-Hen (PSV)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
13 150,338 150,338
24
148,132
Bravely Second (3DS)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
10 148,132 148,132
25
135,676
3rd Super Robot Wars Z: Tengoku-Hen (PS3)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
13 135,676 135,676
26
356,667
Dragon Quest X: Mezameshi Itsutsu no Shuzoku Online (WiiU)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
118 133,478 356,667
27
130,375
Yakuza 0 (PS4)
Sega, Action
16 130,375 130,375
28
128,010
Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth (PSV)
Namco Bandai Games, Role-Playing
16 128,010 128,010
29
123,661
Final Fantasy Type-0 (PS4)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
15 123,661 123,661
30
121,468
Resident Evil: Revelations 2 (PS3)
Capcom, Action
15 121,468 121,468
31
121,197
Theatrhythm Dragon Quest (3DS)
Square Enix, Misc
14 121,197 121,197
32
119,621
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (PS4)
Screenlife, Role-Playing
6 119,621 119,621
33
4,095,465
Animal Crossing: Jump Out (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
138 111,844 4,095,465
34
110,377
Xenoblade Chronicles X (WiiU)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
9 110,377 110,377
35
109,336
Pro Baseball Spirits 2015 (PS3)
Konami Digital Entertainment, Action
14 109,336 109,336
36
107,136
Battlefield: Hardline (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
15 107,136 107,136
37
104,585
Dragon Ball: Xenoverse (PS3)
Namco Bandai Games, Fighting
21 104,585 104,585
38
3,136,383
Youkai Watch 2 Ganso/Honke (3DS)
Level 5, Role-Playing
51 103,172 3,136,383
39
97,990
Dragon Ball Z: Extreme Butouden (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
3 97,990 97,990
40
928,183
Dragon Quest X: Mezameshi Itsutsu no Shuzoku Online (Wii)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
152 96,058 928,183
41
95,057
Persona 4: Dancing All Night (PSV)
Atlus, Misc
1 95,057 95,057
42
93,922
Etrian Odyssey x Mystery Dungeon (3DS)
Atlus, Role-Playing
17 93,922 93,922
43
91,582
One Piece: Kaizoku Musou 3 (PSV)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
14 91,582 91,582
44
87,311
Kirby and the Rainbow Curse (WiiU)
Nintendo, Platform
23 87,311 87,311
45
86,261
Assassination Classroom: Grand Siege on Kuro-sensei (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
16 86,261 86,261
46
85,427
Xenoblade Chronicles (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
13 85,427 85,427
47
81,794
The Legend of Legacy (3DS)
FuRyu, Action
23 81,794 81,794
48
81,462
Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2: Record Breaker (3DS)
Atlus, Role-Playing
22 81,462 81,462
49
79,861
Pro Baseball Spirits 2015 (PSV)
Konami Digital Entertainment, Action
14 79,861 79,861
50
77,364
Samurai Warriors 4-II (PS3)
Tecmo Koei, Action
20 77,364 77,364
51
76,035
Dragon Ball: Xenoverse (PS4)
Namco Bandai Games, Fighting
21 76,035 76,035
52
75,553
Sword Art Online: Lost Song (PS3)
Namco Bandai Games, Role-Playing
14 75,553 75,553
53
74,071
Far Cry 4 (PS4)
Ubisoft, Shooter
22 74,071 74,071
54
2,510,934
Mario Kart 7 (3DS)
Nintendo, Racing
187 72,337 2,510,934
55
71,409
Uta no Prince-Sama: All Star After Secret (PSP)
Broccoli, Action
16 71,409 71,409
56
70,467
One Piece: Kaizoku Musou 3 (PS4)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
14 70,467 70,467
57
182,967
Grand Theft Auto V (PS4)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
29 69,640 182,967
58
67,790
Senran Kagura: Estival Versus (PSV)
Marvelous Interactive, Action
14 67,790 67,790
59
66,272
Resident Evil: Revelations 2 (PS4)
Capcom, Action
15 66,272 66,272
60
66,061
The Seven Deadly Sins: Unjust Sin (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Adventure
20 66,061 66,061
61
61,637
God Eater 2: Rage Burst (PS4)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
19 61,637 61,637
62
275,182
Final Fantasy Explorers (3DS)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
28 58,670 275,182
63
57,688
Kuroko's Basketball: Ties to Future (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
14 57,688 57,688
64
737,317
Kirby: Triple Deluxe (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
77 57,445 737,317
65
57,312
Far Cry 4 (PS3)
Ubisoft, Shooter
22 57,312 57,312
66
55,682
Battlefield: Hardline (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
15 55,682 55,682
67
55,541
Return to PopoloCrois: A Story of Seasons (3DS)
Marvelous Entertainment, Action
2 55,541 55,541
68
55,189
Hatsune Miku: Project Mirai 2 (3DS)
Sega, Misc
83 55,189 55,189
69
139,623
Gundam Breaker 2 (PSV)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
28 55,068 139,623
70
54,568
Dying Light (PS4)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
11 54,568 54,568
71
54,141
Kenka Banchou 6: Soul & Blood (3DS)
Screenlife, Fighting
24 54,141 54,141
72
119,264
Sumikko Gurashi: Koko ga Ochitsukundesu (3DS)
Nippon Columbia, Action
32 51,384 119,264
73
50,937
Lego City Undercover (3DS)
Unknown, Action
17 50,937 50,937
74
50,380
Earth Defense Force 2025.1: The Shadow of New Despair (PS4)
D3Publisher, Action
13 50,380 50,380
75
96,547
Gotouchi Tetsudou: Gotouchi Chara to Nihon Zenkoku no Tabi (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Misc
31 48,639 96,547
76
905,227
Grand Theft Auto V (PS3)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
90 48,100 905,227
77
1,791,421
Tomodachi Collection: Shin Seikatsu (3DS)
Nintendo, Simulation
115 46,385 1,791,421
78
46,154
Dead or Alive 5: Last Round (PS4)
Tecmo Koei, Fighting
19 46,154 46,154
79
45,132
Samurai Warriors 4-II (PSV)
Tecmo Koei, Action
20 45,132 45,132
80
181,279
World Soccer Winning Eleven 2015 (PS3)
Konami Digital Entertainment, Sports
33 45,087 181,279
81
43,302
The Order: 1886 (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Shooter
19 43,302 43,302
82
42,959
Senran Kagura: Estival Versus (PS4)
Marvelous Interactive, Action
14 42,959 42,959
83
42,102
Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward (PS4)
Square Enix, Action
1 42,102 42,102
84
41,868
Samurai Warriors 4-II (PS4)
Tecmo Koei, Action
20 41,868 41,868
85
41,335
Devil May Cry 4 (PS4)
Capcom, Action
2 41,335 41,335
86
41,198
Lost Heroes 2 (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
22 41,198 41,198
87
40,171
Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin (PS4)
From Software, Action
12 40,171 40,171
88
132,684
Gundam Breaker 2 (PS3)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
28 39,325 132,684
89
508,907
Mario Party Island Tour (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
67 39,062 508,907
90
398,982
Shingeki no Kyojin ~Hangeki no Tsubasa~ (3DS)
Screenlife, Action
82 37,632 398,982
91
248,186
Taiko Drum Master: Don and Katsu's Space-Time Great Adventure (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
53 36,583 248,186
92
36,487
New Prince of Tennis: Go to the Top (3DS)
FuRyu, Action
17 36,487 36,487
93
154,440
Susume! Kinopio Taichou (WiiU)
Nintendo, Adventure
33 36,386 154,440
94
35,437
Disgaea 5 (PS4)
Nippon Ichi Software, Role-Playing
14 35,437 35,437
95
34,403
Atelier Escha & Logy: Alchemists of the Dusk Sky (PSV)
Tecmo Koei, Role-Playing
23 34,403 34,403
96
382,728
Dark Souls II (PS3)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
68 34,136 382,728
97
33,527
Yowamushi Pedal: Ashita he no High Cadence (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
22 33,527 33,527
98
215,329
Dragon Ball Heroes: Ultimate Mission 2 (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Strategy
47 32,018 215,329
99
31,758
Future Card Buddy Fight: Yuujou no Bakunetsu Fight (3DS)
FuRyu, Action
11 31,758 31,758
100
114,816
Aikatsu! 365 Idol Days (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Adventure
30 31,488 114,816

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Japan Hardware by Platform

Platform Yearly (change) Total
3DS 754,464(-76%) 18,812,051
PS4 521,949(-47%) 1,514,061
PSV 443,325(-61%) 3,972,938
WiiU 239,324(-60%) 2,410,695
PS3 125,852(-71%) 10,330,256
XOne 9,261(-80%) 54,897
Wii 708(-90%) 12,767,203
X360 590(-93%) 1,662,776
Total 2,095,473(-67%)  

Japan Software by Platform

Platform Yearly (change) Total
3DS 5,846,511(-74%) 77,481,018
PS3 3,016,232(-60%) 76,801,896
PSV 2,621,653(-47%) 14,077,429
PS4 2,447,490(-5%) 5,031,544
WiiU 1,572,256(-52%) 8,692,100
Wii 169,730(-52%) 69,175,794
PSP 147,698(-79%) 77,267,153
XOne 46,900(-57%) 156,479
X360 14,741(-93%) 12,665,550
DS 12,546(-77%) 175,151,381
Total 15,895,757(-62%)