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
2,479,567
Youkai Watch 2 Shinuchi (3DS)
Level 5, Role-Playing
10 435,242 2,479,567
2
375,418
Tales of Zesteria (PS3)
Namco Bandai Games, Role-Playing
4 375,418 375,418
3
2,680,207
Pocket Monsters Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
13 234,934 2,680,207
4
232,685
The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask 3D (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
1 232,685 232,685
5
2,172,689
Dairantou Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS (3DS)
Nintendo, Fighting
23 156,797 2,172,689
6
2,485,848
Monster Hunter 4G (3DS)
Capcom, Role-Playing
19 121,202 2,485,848
7
599,336
Dairantou Smash Bros. for Wii U (WiiU)
Nintendo, Fighting
11 120,244 599,336
8
911,958
Mario Kart 8 (WiiU)
Nintendo, Racing
38 67,824 911,958
9
3,099,665
Youkai Watch 2 Ganso/Honke (3DS)
Level 5, Role-Playing
32 66,454 3,099,665
10
65,999
Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2: Record Breaker (3DS)
Atlus, Role-Playing
3 65,999 65,999
11
65,134
The Legend of Legacy (3DS)
FuRyu, Action
4 65,134 65,134
12
59,102
Dragon Ball: Xenoverse (PS3)
Namco Bandai Games, Fighting
2 59,102 59,102
13
58,784
Kirby and the Rainbow Curse (WiiU)
Nintendo, Platform
4 58,784 58,784
14
54,265
Far Cry 4 (PS4)
Ubisoft, Shooter
3 54,265 54,265
15
266,450
Final Fantasy Explorers (3DS)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
9 49,938 266,450
16
4,031,235
Animal Crossing: Jump Out (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
119 47,614 4,031,235
17
45,546
Samurai Warriors 4-II (PS3)
Tecmo Koei, Action
1 45,546 45,546
18
44,732
Dragon Ball: Xenoverse (PS4)
Namco Bandai Games, Fighting
2 44,732 44,732
19
128,862
Gundam Breaker 2 (PSV)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
9 44,307 128,862
20
155,855
Grand Theft Auto V (PS4)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
10 42,528 155,855
21
41,828
Kenka Banchou 6: Soul & Blood (3DS)
Screenlife, Fighting
5 41,828 41,828
22
35,261
Far Cry 4 (PS3)
Ubisoft, Shooter
3 35,261 35,261
23
31,621
The Seven Deadly Sins: Unjust Sin (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Adventure
7 31,621 31,621
24
124,746
Gundam Breaker 2 (PS3)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
9 31,387 124,746
25
2,469,813
Mario Kart 7 (3DS)
Nintendo, Racing
168 31,216 2,469,813
26
75,545
Gotouchi Tetsudou: Gotouchi Chara to Nihon Zenkoku no Tabi (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Misc
12 27,637 75,545
27
883,694
Grand Theft Auto V (PS3)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
71 26,567 883,694
28
92,976
Sumikko Gurashi: Koko ga Ochitsukundesu (3DS)
Nippon Columbia, Action
13 25,096 92,976
29
24,951
Lost Heroes 2 (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
2 24,951 24,951
30
160,460
World Soccer Winning Eleven 2015 (PS3)
Konami Digital Entertainment, Sports
14 24,268 160,460
31
23,779
Atelier Escha & Logy: Alchemists of the Dusk Sky (PSV)
Tecmo Koei, Role-Playing
4 23,779 23,779
32
385,007
Shingeki no Kyojin ~Hangeki no Tsubasa~ (3DS)
Screenlife, Action
63 23,657 385,007
33
703,241
Kirby: Triple Deluxe (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
58 23,369 703,241
34
141,167
Susume! Kinopio Taichou (WiiU)
Nintendo, Adventure
14 23,113 141,167
35
23,058
Yowamushi Pedal: Ashita he no High Cadence (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
3 23,058 23,058
36
22,986
Samurai Warriors 4-II (PSV)
Tecmo Koei, Action
1 22,986 22,986
37
105,910
Aikatsu! 365 Idol Days (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Adventure
11 22,582 105,910
38
1,767,426
Tomodachi Collection: Shin Seikatsu (3DS)
Nintendo, Simulation
96 22,390 1,767,426
39
22,136
Samurai Warriors 4-II (PS4)
Tecmo Koei, Action
1 22,136 22,136
40
95,408
One Piece: Super Grand Battle! X (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Fighting
14 20,509 95,408
41
113,792
Shining Resonance (PS3)
Sega, Role-Playing
10 18,685 113,792
42
171,818
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (PS3)
Square Enix, Shooter
14 18,418 171,818
43
62,230
Taiko Drum Master: Tokumori! (WiiU)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
13 18,239 62,230
44
18,188
Tsurugi no Machi no Ihoujin: Kuro no Kyuuden (PSV)
Experience Inc., Role-Playing
4 18,188 18,188
45
124,119
Derby Stallion Gold (3DS)
Kadokawa Shoten, Sports
11 17,972 124,119
46
105,762
BioHazard Director's Cut (PS3)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
430 17,166 105,762
47
228,657
Taiko Drum Master: Don and Katsu's Space-Time Great Adventure (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
34 17,054 228,657
48
486,870
Mario Party Island Tour (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
48 17,025 486,870
49
629,871
Super Mario 3D World (WiiU)
Nintendo, Platform
65 15,422 629,871
50
363,991
Dark Souls II (PS3)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
49 15,399 363,991
51
45,280
12-Sai. Honto no Kimochi (3DS)
Happinet, Adventure
9 14,789 45,280
52
166,219
Phantasy Star Nova (PSV)
Sega, Action
12 14,139 166,219
53
2,352,893
New Super Mario Bros. 2 (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
134 13,976 2,352,893
54
13,534
Bladestorm: Nightmare (PS4)
Tecmo Koei, Action
3 13,534 13,534
55
254,102
Yoshi's New Island (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
30 13,441 254,102
56
13,161
Ebikore Photo Kano Kiss (PSV)
Kadokawa Games, Action
2 13,161 13,161
57
45,663
Samurai Warriors Chronicles 3 (3DS)
Tecmo Koei, Action
11 12,770 45,663
58
12,735
Bladestorm: Nightmare (PS3)
Tecmo Koei, Action
3 12,735 12,735
59
25,249
Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor (PS4)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
8 12,252 25,249
60
592,319
Call of Duty: Black Ops II (PS3)
Square Enix, Shooter
117 11,838 592,319
61
11,817
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes: Universe in Peril (3DS)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
4 11,817 11,817
62
194,475
Dragon Ball Heroes: Ultimate Mission 2 (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Strategy
28 11,164 194,475
63
2,066,052
Super Mario 3D Land (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
172 10,949 2,066,052
64
234,099
Dragon Quest X: Mezameshi Itsutsu no Shuzoku Online (WiiU)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
99 10,910 234,099
65
274,850
Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment (PSV)
Namco Bandai Games, Role-Playing
43 10,781 274,850
66
58,004
Dragon Age: Inquisition (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Role-Playing
12 10,670 58,004
67
36,675
Assassin's Creed: Rogue (PS3)
Ubisoft, Action
10 10,426 36,675
68
34,215
Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei: Out of Order (PSV)
Namco Bandai Games, Adventure
8 10,361 34,215
69
149,062
Dragon Quest X: Mezameshi Itsutsu no Shuzoku Online (3DS)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
24 10,282 149,062
70
163,543
Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX (PS3)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
20 10,266 163,543
71
164,327
Nobunaga no Yabou: Souzou (PS3)
Tecmo Koei, Strategy
62 10,231 164,327
72
1,490,633
Puzzle & Dragons Z (3DS)
GungHo, Puzzle
62 10,022 1,490,633
73
9,962
A Good Librarian Like a Good Shepherd: Library Party (PSV)
Kaga Create, Action
1 9,962 9,962
74
503,843
Wagamama Fashion: GirlsMode - Yokubari Sengen! (3DS)
Nintendo, Misc
125 9,794 503,843
75
136,749
Pokemon Art Academy (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
35 9,726 136,749
76
1,316,616
Youkai Watch (3DS)
Level 5, Role-Playing
84 9,715 1,316,616
77
14,071
Gotouchi Tetsudou: Gotouchi Chara to Nihon Zenkoku no Tabi (WiiU)
Namco Bandai Games, Misc
12 9,702 14,071
78
59,860
World Soccer Winning Eleven 2015 (PS4)
Konami Digital Entertainment, Sports
14 9,554 59,860
79
9,492
Ukiyo no Shishi (PS3)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
3 9,492 9,492
80
463,534
Bravely Default: Flying Fairy (3DS)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
123 9,442 463,534
81
35,198
Dragon Age: Inquisition (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Role-Playing
12 9,359 35,198
82
813,629
Wii Party U (WiiU)
Nintendo, Action
68 9,332 813,629
83
98,339
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu 2014 (PSV)
Konami Digital Entertainment, Sports
17 9,316 98,339
84
35,667
Nazotoki Battle Tore! Densetsu no Makyuu o Fukkatsu Saseyo! (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
20 9,241 35,667
85
112,497
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (PS4)
Square Enix, Shooter
14 9,088 112,497
86
48,685
Hoppechan: Minna de Odekake! Waku Waku Hoppe Land!! (3DS)
Nippon Columbia, Action
31 8,822 48,685
87
383,607
Gran Turismo 6 (PS3)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Racing
63 8,697 383,607
88
28,233
Hero Bank 2 (3DS)
Sega, Role-Playing
12 8,638 28,233
89
8,610
Diabolik Lovers: more.Blood - Limited V Edition (PSV)
Idea Factory, Adventure
5 8,610 8,610
90
4,285,173
Pocket Monsters X/Y (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
71 8,542 4,285,173
91
47,753
Ace Combat 3D: Cross Rumble (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Simulation
162 8,451 47,753
92
511,555
Disney Magic Castle: My Happy Life (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Misc
81 8,425 511,555
93
3,769,281
Mario Kart Wii (Wii)
Nintendo, Racing
358 8,395 3,769,281
94
65,987
Dynasty Warriors 8: Empires (PS3)
Tecmo Koei, Action
13 8,241 65,987
95
143,731
Mario Golf: World Tour (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
42 8,198 143,731
96
440,326
The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
60 8,152 440,326
97
88,339
Tales of the World: Reve Unitia (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Role-Playing
17 8,101 88,339
98
148,860
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu 2014 (PS3)
Konami Digital Entertainment, Sports
17 8,031 148,860
99
27,207
The LEGO Movie Videogame (3DS)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
15 7,980 27,207
100
30,954
Godzilla (PS3) (PS3)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
9 7,974 30,954

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Japan Hardware by Platform

Platform Yearly (change) Total
3DS 271,026(-91%) 18,328,613
PS4 97,005(-90%) 1,089,117
PSV 94,935(-92%) 3,624,548
WiiU 48,955(-92%) 2,220,326
PS3 40,863(-91%) 10,245,267
XOne 2,044(-96%) 47,680
X360 230(-97%) 1,662,416
Wii 230(-97%) 12,766,725
Total 555,288(-91%)  

Japan Software by Platform

Platform Yearly (change) Total
3DS 2,241,335(-90%) 73,875,842
PS3 971,879(-87%) 74,757,543
PSV 454,615(-91%) 11,910,391
WiiU 437,894(-87%) 7,557,738
PS4 338,819(-87%) 2,922,873
Wii 37,002(-90%) 69,043,066
PSP 27,055(-96%) 77,146,510
XOne 10,034(-91%) 119,613
X360 7,424(-96%) 12,658,233
DS 5,916(-89%) 175,144,751
Total 4,531,973(-89%)