Media Create Sales: Pokemon Super Mystery Dungeon Sells +150,000 Units on Debut
Super Mario Maker, Yo-kai Watch Busters and Dragon Quest VIII continue to see strong sales.
This week’s Media Create charts are in, providing a good look at console and game sales in Japan. To no one’s surprise, Pokemon Super Mystery Dungeon for the 3DS is on top of the charts on its debut with 151,823 units sold.
This was followed by Super Mario Maker on the Wii U with 54,544 unit sold (lifetime sales at 192,785) and Yo-kai Watch Busters with 36,979 units (1,527,272 units sold). Dragon Quest VIII sits at 758,874 units sold in its lifetime with 24,758 units sold in the past week. Other noteworthy releases include Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer with 18,267 units sold this week (1,028,888 units in its lifetime) and Splatoon with 16,772 units sold (660,659 in its lifetime).
Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain has been selling pretty well when taking PS4 and PS3 sales into account – it sold 357,075 units on the former and 156,474 units on the latter in its lifetime. Resident Evil: Revelations 2 debuted at tenth place with 15,932 units sold.