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
201,212
Resident Evil VII: Biohazard (PS4)
Capcom, Action
1 201,212 201,212
2
3,473,830
Pokemon Sun/Moon (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
11 186,965 3,473,830
3
173,456
Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue (PS4)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
3 173,456 173,456
4
985,924
Super Mario Maker (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
9 164,514 985,924
5
103,642
Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony (PSV)
Screenlife, Action
3 103,642 103,642
6
91,043
Gravity Rush 2 (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
2 91,043 91,043
7
294,308
Momotaro Dentetsu 2017: Tachiagare Nippon!! (3DS)
Nintendo, Misc
6 85,428 294,308
8
645,550
Yo-Kai Watch 3: Sukiyaki (3DS)
Level 5, Role-Playing
7 82,820 645,550
9
67,104
Yoshi's Woolly World (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
2 67,104 67,104
10
53,335
Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony (PS4)
Screenlife, Action
3 53,335 53,335
11
1,067,311
Minecraft (PSV)
Sony Computer Entertainment Europe, Misc
98 51,105 1,067,311
12
174,667
Miitopia (3DS)
Nintendo, Strategy
8 49,600 174,667
13
49,027
Valkyria: Azure Revolution (PS4)
Sega, Role-Playing
2 49,027 49,027
14
930,447
Final Fantasy XV (PS4)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
9 43,669 930,447
15
4,505,635
Animal Crossing: Jump Out (3DS)
Nintendo, Simulation
221 34,962 4,505,635
16
434,852
Grand Theft Auto V (PS4)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
112 28,736 434,852
17
95,384
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Baseball Heroes (3DS)
Konami Digital Entertainment, Action
7 28,249 95,384
18
27,941
Uta no Prince-Sama: Repeat Love (PSV)
Broccoli, Adventure
1 27,941 27,941
19
1,438,217
Yokai Watch 3 (3DS)
Level 5, Action
29 26,767 1,438,217
20
288,144
Minecraft: Wii U Edition (WiiU)
Microsoft Game Studios, Misc
32 26,588 288,144
21
25,760
Valkyria: Azure Revolution (PSV)
Sega, Role-Playing
2 25,760 25,760
22
2,755,899
Mario Kart 7 (3DS)
Nintendo, Racing
270 24,264 2,755,899
23
337,716
Yakuza 6 (PS4)
Sega, Action
8 24,172 337,716
24
164,295
Mario Party: Star Rush (3DS)
Nintendo, Misc
15 19,224 164,295
25
106,720
Watch Dogs 2 (PS4)
Ubisoft, Action
9 16,422 106,720
26
535,473
Kirby: Planet Robobot (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
40 16,080 535,473
27
2,534,005
New Super Mario Bros. 2 (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
236 15,407 2,534,005
28
171,091
Minecraft: PlayStation 4 Edition (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Misc
61 15,288 171,091
29
253,338
Battlefield 1 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
15 15,092 253,338
30
151,819
Sumikko Gurashi: Mura o Tsukurundesu (3DS)
Nippon Columbia, Misc
28 13,397 151,819
31
269,512
Puzzle & Dragons X: God Chapter / Dragon Chapter (3DS)
GungHo, Action
27 12,147 269,512
32
1,510,335
Splatoon (WiiU)
Nintendo, Shooter
88 12,009 1,510,335
33
30,687
Resident Evil 6 (PS4)
Capcom, Shooter
9 11,989 30,687
34
177,045
Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare (PS4)
Activision, Shooter
13 11,965 177,045
35
11,528
SG/ZH: School Girl/Zombie Hunter (PS4)
D3Publisher, Action
3 11,528 11,528
36
111,244
The Last Guardian (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
8 9,816 111,244
37
96,194
Valkyrie Drive: Bhikkhuni (PSV)
Marvelous Interactive, Action
60 9,790 96,194
38
1,317,164
Mario Kart 8 (WiiU)
Nintendo, Racing
140 9,690 1,317,164
39
102,070
SaGa: Scarlet Grace (PSV)
Square Enix, Action
7 9,654 102,070
40
166,473
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Siege (PS4)
Ubisoft, Shooter
60 9,440 166,473
41
978,117
Super Mario Maker (WiiU)
Nintendo, Platform
73 8,584 978,117
42
138,186
Winning Eleven 2017 (PS4)
Konami Digital Entertainment, Sports
20 8,402 138,186
43
321,746
Monster Hunter Stories (3DS)
Capcom, Action
17 8,193 321,746
44
63,783
Beyblade Burst (3DS)
FuRyu, Role-Playing
12 7,386 63,783
45
1,931,361
Tomodachi Life (3DS)
Nintendo, Simulation
199 7,293 1,931,361
46
2,452,664
Dairantou Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS (3DS)
Nintendo, Fighting
125 7,281 2,452,664
47
125,128
Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization (PSV)
Namco Bandai Games, Role-Playing
14 7,105 125,128
48
65,756
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (PS4)
Bethesda Softworks, Role-Playing
12 6,216 65,756
49
114,235
Dragon Ball: Xenoverse 2 (PS4)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
13 6,147 114,235
50
6,010
Hana Oboro: Sengoku Denranki (PSV)
Idea Factory, Adventure
2 6,010 6,010
51
53,139
All Kamen Rider: Rider Revolution (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
9 5,709 53,139
52
835,100
Dairantou Smash Bros. for Wii U (WiiU)
Nintendo, Fighting
113 5,489 835,100
53
63,105
Super Battle For Money Sentouchuu: Kyuukyoku no Shinobu to Battle Player Choujou Kessen! (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
20 5,348 63,105
54
1,131,550
Luigi's Mansion 2 (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
202 5,346 1,131,550
55
276,236
Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
50 5,223 276,236
56
64,901
PriPara Mezameyo! Megami no Dress Design (3DS)
Takara Tomy, Action
12 4,886 64,901
57
891,039
Monster Strike 3DS (3DS)
mixi, Inc, Action
59 4,864 891,039
58
4,861
Sousei no Onmyouji (PSV)
Namco Bandai Games, Adventure
1 4,861 4,861
59
391,917
Persona 5 (PS4)
Atlus, Role-Playing
20 4,744 391,917
60
74,268
12-Sai. Koisuru Diary (3DS)
Happinet, Adventure
26 4,739 74,268
61
213,644
Dragon Ball: Fusions (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Role-Playing
26 4,705 213,644
62
1,418,278
Doubutsu no Mori: Happy Home Designer (3DS)
Nintendo, Simulation
79 4,677 1,418,278
63
4,616
New Game! The Challenge Stage! (PSV)
5pb, Adventure
1 4,616 4,616
64
122,345
Taiko no Tatsujin: Don Don! Mystery Adventure (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
33 4,577 122,345
65
23,855
Akogare Girls Collection: Wan Nyan Doubutsu Byouin - Suteki na Juui-San ni Narou! (3DS)
Nippon Columbia, Action
79 4,222 23,855
66
239,654
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (PS4)
Screenlife, Role-Playing
89 4,105 239,654
67
200,207
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Baseball 2016 (PSV)
Konami Digital Entertainment, Sports
40 3,900 200,207
68
13,693
Steep (PS4)
Ubisoft, Sports
6 3,859 13,693
69
2,810,212
Monster Hunter X (3DS)
Capcom, Action
62 3,812 2,810,212
70
3,563
Black Wolves Saga: Weiss und Schwarz (PSV)
Idea Factory, Adventure
1 3,563 3,563
71
74,931
Diablo III: Ultimate Evil Edition (PS4)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
128 3,541 74,931
72
3,497
Ao no Kanata no Four Rhythm: HD Edition (PS4)
Unknown, Adventure
1 3,497 3,497
73
117,992
SD Gundam G Generation Genesis (PSV)
Namco Bandai Games, Strategy
10 3,212 117,992
74
100,860
FIFA 17 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Sports
18 3,052 100,860
75
3,052
Shinsei Batteki Drive Girls (PSV)
Unknown, Action
1 3,052 3,052
76
3,047
New Game! The Challenge Stage! (PS4)
5pb, Adventure
1 3,047 3,047
77
3,112,209
Pocket Monsters Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
115 2,963 3,112,209
78
129,906
Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games (WiiU)
Nintendo, Action
32 2,837 129,906
79
2,628
Orfleurs: Koufuku no Hanataba (PSV)
dramatic create, Adventure
2 2,628 2,628
80
4,368,664
Pocket Monsters X/Y (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
173 2,369 4,368,664
81
266,922
Bloodborne (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
97 2,167 266,922
82
17,263
Monster Hunter Frontier Z: Beginner's Package (PS4)
Capcom, Action
10 2,085 17,263
83
73,707
Winning Eleven 2017 (PS3)
Konami Digital Entertainment, Sports
20 2,064 73,707
84
113,593
Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization (PS4)
Namco Bandai Games, Role-Playing
14 2,041 113,593
85
10,756
Starry Sky: Spring Stories (PSV)
honeybee, Adventure
10 2,036 10,756
86
222,120
Disney Magic World 2 (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
65 2,021 222,120
87
109,496
SD Gundam G Generation Genesis (PS4)
Namco Bandai Games, Strategy
10 1,987 109,496
88
8,369
Battle Garegga Rev.2016 (PS4)
M2, Strategy
7 1,967 8,369
89
10,098
Akiba's Beat (PS4)
Acquire, Action
7 1,966 10,098
90
11,871
Resident Evil 5 HD (PS4)
Capcom, Action
9 1,946 11,871
91
7,455
Megami Meguri (3DS)
Capcom, Misc
8 1,926 7,455
92
12,706
Resident Evil 4 (PS4)
Capcom, Shooter
9 1,916 12,706
93
2,629,624
Monster Hunter 4G (3DS)
Capcom, Role-Playing
121 1,913 2,629,624
94
29,083
Puyo Puyo Chronicle (3DS)
Sega, Action
8 1,911 29,083
95
17,454
Digimon Universe: Appli Monsters (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
9 1,908 17,454
96
184,963
New Super Luigi U (WiiU)
Nintendo, Platform
186 1,905 184,963
97
45,912
Gravity Rush Remastered (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
60 1,886 45,912
98
22,904
Osomatsu-San: Matsu Matsuri! (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Misc
6 1,886 22,904
99
21,134
Akogare Girls Collection: Pika Pika Nurse Monogatari - Shounika Haitsumo Oosawagi (3DS)
Nippon Columbia, Adventure
12 1,880 21,134
100
730,889
Rhythm Heaven: The Best+ (3DS)
Nintendo, Misc
86 1,865 730,889

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Japan Hardware by Platform

Platform Yearly (change) Total
PS4 211,872(-88%) 4,281,450
3DS 196,822(-90%) 22,341,223
PSV 75,903(-91%) 5,438,282
WiiU 6,027(-98%) 3,315,255
PS3 2,550(-95%) 10,449,611
XOne 848(-92%) 76,590
X360 1(-99%) 1,663,139
Total 494,023(-90%)  

Japan Software by Platform

Platform Yearly (change) Total
3DS 1,125,010(-93%) 107,089,221
PS4 1,034,540(-91%) 20,398,142
PSV 559,543(-93%) 25,361,800
PS3 141,478(-95%) 81,402,753
WiiU 117,275(-95%) 13,678,369
XOne 17,622(-91%) 477,012
Wii 9,708(-89%) 69,347,930
PSP 8,172(-78%) 77,341,376
DS 2,848(-93%) 175,202,927
X360 903(-78%) 12,674,032
Total 3,017,099(-93%)