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
1,448,324
Monster Hunter Double Cross (3DS)
Capcom, Action
6 1,448,324 1,448,324
2
398,224
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (NS)
Nintendo, Action
8 398,224 398,224
3
3,637,572
Pokemon Sun/Moon (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
23 350,707 3,637,572
4
329,920
Resident Evil VII: Biohazard (PS4)
Capcom, Action
13 329,920 329,920
5
300,628
NieR Automata (PS4)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
9 300,628 300,628
6
1,072,200
Super Mario Maker (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
21 250,790 1,072,200
7
204,721
Horizon: Zero Dawn (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
8 204,721 204,721
8
197,879
Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue (PS4)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
15 197,879 197,879
9
194,049
Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 3 - Professional (3DS)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
11 194,049 194,049
10
184,737
1-2-Switch (NS)
Nintendo, Misc
8 184,737 184,737
11
173,113
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands (PS4)
Ubisoft, Shooter
7 173,113 173,113
12
162,577
Nioh (PS4)
Tecmo Koei, Action
11 162,577 162,577
13
714,030
Yo-Kai Watch 3: Sukiyaki (3DS)
Level 5, Role-Playing
19 151,300 714,030
14
133,831
Super Robot Wars V (PS4)
Namco Bandai Games, Misc
9 133,831 133,831
15
133,579
Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia (3DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
1 133,579 133,579
16
130,138
Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony (PSV)
Screenlife, Action
15 130,138 130,138
17
127,757
Yoshi's Woolly World (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
14 127,757 127,757
18
119,790
Gravity Rush 2 (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
14 119,790 119,790
19
113,134
Super Robot Wars V (PSV)
Namco Bandai Games, Misc
9 113,134 113,134
20
321,885
Momotaro Dentetsu 2017: Tachiagare Nippon!! (3DS)
Nintendo, Misc
18 113,005 321,885
21
109,706
Kingdom Hearts HD I.5 + II.5 ReMIX (PS4)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
7 109,706 109,706
22
106,589
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (WiiU)
Nintendo, Action
8 106,589 106,589
23
1,109,809
Minecraft (PSV)
Sony Computer Entertainment Europe, Misc
110 93,603 1,109,809
24
4,558,868
Animal Crossing: Jump Out (3DS)
Nintendo, Simulation
233 88,195 4,558,868
25
487,726
Grand Theft Auto V (PS4)
Take-Two Interactive, Action
124 81,610 487,726
26
967,651
Final Fantasy XV (PS4)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
21 80,873 967,651
27
205,410
Miitopia (3DS)
Nintendo, Strategy
20 80,343 205,410
28
76,537
Super Bomberman R (NS)
Konami Digital Entertainment, Puzzle
8 76,537 76,537
29
73,917
For Honor (PS4)
Ubisoft, Action
10 73,917 73,917
30
68,030
Senran Kagura: Peach Beach Splash (PS4)
Marvelous Interactive, Action
6 68,030 68,030
31
66,987
Mario Sports Superstars (3DS)
Nintendo, Sports
4 66,987 66,987
32
66,471
Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony (PS4)
Screenlife, Action
15 66,471 66,471
33
2,796,676
Mario Kart 7 (3DS)
Nintendo, Racing
282 65,041 2,796,676
34
63,066
Valkyria: Azure Revolution (PS4)
Sega, Role-Playing
14 63,066 63,066
35
322,554
Minecraft: Wii U Edition (WiiU)
Microsoft Game Studios, Misc
44 60,998 322,554
36
60,125
Yonmegami Online: Cyber Dimension Neptune (PS4)
Compile Heart, Role-Playing
11 60,125 60,125
37
58,188
Accel World vs. Sword Art Online: Millennium Twilight (PSV)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
6 58,188 58,188
38
56,652
Musou Stars (PS4)
Tecmo Koei, Action
4 56,652 56,652
39
53,244
Dragon Quest Heroes I & II for Nintendo Switch (NS)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
8 53,244 53,244
40
47,195
Accel World vs. Sword Art Online: Millennium Twilight (PS4)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
6 47,195 47,195
41
46,089
Pro Baseball Famista Climax (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Sports
-51 46,089 46,089
42
110,641
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Baseball Heroes (3DS)
Konami Digital Entertainment, Action
19 43,506 110,641
43
42,734
Blue Reflection: Maboroshi ni Mau - Shoujo no Ken (PS4)
Tecmo Koei, Action
4 42,734 42,734
44
1,454,041
Yokai Watch 3 (3DS)
Level 5, Action
41 42,591 1,454,041
45
560,867
Kirby: Planet Robobot (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
52 41,474 560,867
46
38,334
Uta no Prince-Sama: Repeat Love (PSV)
Broccoli, Adventure
13 38,334 38,334
47
276,348
Battlefield 1 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
27 38,102 276,348
48
37,913
Valkyria: Azure Revolution (PSV)
Sega, Role-Playing
14 37,913 37,913
49
182,906
Mario Party: Star Rush (3DS)
Nintendo, Misc
27 37,835 182,906
50
193,367
Minecraft: PlayStation 4 Edition (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Misc
73 37,564 193,367
51
193,898
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Siege (PS4)
Ubisoft, Shooter
72 36,865 193,898
52
2,555,376
New Super Mario Bros. 2 (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
248 36,778 2,555,376
53
174,393
Sumikko Gurashi: Mura o Tsukurundesu (3DS)
Nippon Columbia, Misc
40 35,971 174,393
54
348,676
Yakuza 6 (PS4)
Sega, Action
20 35,132 348,676
55
383,311
Dark Souls III (PS4)
From Software, Role-Playing
57 34,621 383,311
56
1,530,957
Splatoon (WiiU)
Nintendo, Shooter
100 32,631 1,530,957
57
32,611
Puyo Puyo Tetris (NS)
Sega, Puzzle
8 32,611 32,611
58
28,325
Dungeon Travelers 2-2: The Maiden Who Fell into Darkness and the Book of Beginnings (PSV)
, Role-Playing
1 28,325 28,325
59
117,429
Watch Dogs 2 (PS4)
Ubisoft, Action
21 27,131 117,429
60
155,729
Winning Eleven 2017 (PS4)
Konami Digital Entertainment, Sports
32 25,945 155,729
61
25,521
The Witch and the Hundred Knights 2 (PS4)
Nippon Ichi Software, Role-Playing
9 25,521 25,521
62
43,219
Resident Evil 6 (PS4)
Capcom, Shooter
21 24,521 43,219
63
24,482
Musou Stars (PSV)
Tecmo Koei, Action
4 24,482 24,482
64
1,331,812
Mario Kart 8 (WiiU)
Nintendo, Racing
152 24,338 1,331,812
65
2,469,613
Dairantou Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS (3DS)
Nintendo, Fighting
137 24,230 2,469,613
66
281,327
Puzzle & Dragons X: God Chapter / Dragon Chapter (3DS)
GungHo, Action
39 23,962 281,327
67
141,476
Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization (PSV)
Namco Bandai Games, Role-Playing
26 23,453 141,476
68
22,443
Harukanaru Toki no Naka de 3 Ultimate (PSV)
Tecmo Koei, Adventure
9 22,443 22,443
69
21,554
Romance of the Three Kingdoms 13 with Power-Up Kit (PS4)
Tecmo Koei, Misc
10 21,554 21,554
70
21,458
Doraemon the Movie: Nobita no Nankyoku Kachikochi Daibouken (3DS)
FuRyu, Action
8 21,458 21,458
71
990,974
Super Mario Maker (WiiU)
Nintendo, Platform
85 21,441 990,974
72
185,901
Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare (PS4)
Activision, Shooter
25 20,821 185,901
73
20,509
Blue Reflection: Maboroshi ni Mau - Shoujo no Ken (PSV)
Tecmo Koei, Action
4 20,509 20,509
74
20,501
Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm 4: Road to Boruto (PS4)
Namco Bandai Games, Fighting
12 20,501 20,501
75
20,459
LEGO Worlds (PS4)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Misc
3 20,459 20,459
76
121,330
The Last Guardian (PS4)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
20 19,902 121,330
77
116,990
FIFA 17 (PS4)
Electronic Arts, Sports
30 19,182 116,990
78
1,942,853
Tomodachi Life (3DS)
Nintendo, Simulation
211 18,785 1,942,853
79
332,256
Monster Hunter Stories (3DS)
Capcom, Action
29 18,703 332,256
80
74,656
Beyblade Burst (3DS)
FuRyu, Role-Playing
24 18,259 74,656
81
17,845
Future Card Buddy Fight Mezase! Buddy Champion! (3DS)
FuRyu, Misc
6 17,845 17,845
82
226,420
Dragon Ball: Fusions (3DS)
Namco Bandai Games, Role-Playing
38 17,481 226,420
83
76,919
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (PS4)
Bethesda Softworks, Role-Playing
24 17,379 76,919
84
103,456
Valkyrie Drive: Bhikkhuni (PSV)
Marvelous Interactive, Action
72 17,052 103,456
85
16,133
Konoyo no Hate de Koi o Utau Shoujo: Yu-No (PSV)
5pb, Adventure
6 16,133 16,133
86
16,109
SG/ZH: School Girl/Zombie Hunter (PS4)
D3Publisher, Action
15 16,109 16,109
87
108,452
SaGa: Scarlet Grace (PSV)
Square Enix, Action
19 16,036 108,452
88
15,950
Assassin's Creed The Ezio Collection (PS4)
Ubisoft, Action
9 15,950 15,950
89
15,875
Konoyo no Hate de Koi o Utau Shoujo: Yu-No (PS4)
5pb, Adventure
6 15,875 15,875
90
15,833
Disgaea 5 Complete (NS)
Nippon Ichi Software, Role-Playing
8 15,833 15,833
91
402,945
Persona 5 (PS4)
Atlus, Role-Playing
32 15,772 402,945
92
15,734
Winning Post 8 2017 (PS4)
Tecmo Koei, Misc
8 15,734 15,734
93
123,770
Dragon Ball: Xenoverse 2 (PS4)
Namco Bandai Games, Action
25 15,682 123,770
94
15,376
I Am Setsuna (NS)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
8 15,376 15,376
95
15,372
Re:Zero - Kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu - Death or Kiss (PSV)
5pb, Adventure
4 15,372 15,372
96
250,859
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (PS4)
Screenlife, Role-Playing
101 15,310 250,859
97
211,425
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Baseball 2016 (PSV)
Konami Digital Entertainment, Sports
52 15,118 211,425
98
1,140,670
Luigi's Mansion 2 (3DS)
Nintendo, Action
214 14,466 1,140,670
99
13,822
New Game! The Challenge Stage! (PSV)
5pb, Adventure
13 13,822 13,822
100
13,662
BoxBoy! Hakobume Box (3DS)
Nintendo EAD Tokyo, Puzzle
12 13,662 13,662

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Japan Hardware by Platform

Platform Yearly (change) Total
NS 698,869(N/A) 698,869
PS4 581,055(-68%) 4,650,633
3DS 537,736(-72%) 22,682,137
PSV 171,566(-80%) 5,533,945
PS3 13,629(-75%) 10,460,690
WiiU 11,670(-96%) 3,320,898
XOne 2,739(-76%) 78,481
X360 1(-99%) 1,663,139
Total 2,017,265(-59%)  

Japan Software by Platform

Platform Yearly (change) Total
3DS 3,957,388(-76%) 109,921,599
PS4 3,354,011(-69%) 22,717,613
PSV 1,248,095(-84%) 26,050,352
NS 790,898(-84%) 790,898
WiiU 364,876(-85%) 13,925,970
PS3 216,853(-92%) 81,478,128
XOne 25,722(-87%) 485,112
Wii 14,174(-84%) 69,352,396
PSP 12,377(-66%) 77,345,581
DS 4,106(-90%) 175,204,185
X360 1,321(-68%) 12,674,450
Total 9,989,821(-75%)