The week from June 13 to 19 has had few developments in terms of best-selling physical games in Japan. For the second week in a row, the Nintendo Switch version of Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Hinokami Chronicles released on June 10, is the title that has shipped the most units: 20,964according to data from Famitsu shared by Gematsu.
Nintendo Switch still leading uncontested sales of hardware: All versions of the machine have sold more than any other device. In second place is Xbox Seriespartly because PS5 sales have dropped considerably due to lack of supply (I sold 12,440 units last week), and partly because ms Xbox Series X have entered Japanese stores compared to last week (3,272 machines vs. 1,348 seven days ago).
In the softwarethe only novelty is -Overlord Escape from Nazarick-the two-dimensional action-platform adventure with RPG touches and metroidvania Developed by ENGINES and published by Kadokawa; slips into it 7th place with 5682 units. In the hardware, Switch has sold 50,405, Xbox Series 6,995 machines, and PS5 has placed 3035 consoles. In addition, 18 PS4 have been sold.
The best-selling games and consoles in Japan from June 13 to 19, 2022
The complete list is as follows (in parentheses, total sales to date):
As for the best selling consolesthe list is as follows:
- Switch Model OLED 22,860 (1,899,156)
- switch 19,907 (18,399,758)
- Switch Lite 7,638 (4,761,895)
- Xbox Series S 3,423 (130,076)
- xbox series x 3,272 (108,983)
- Playstation 5 2,371 (1,451,795)
- PlayStation 5 Digital Edition 664 (242,208)
- New 2DS XL (including 2DS) 215 (1,187,058)
- Playstation 4 18 (7,819,701)