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Nintendo’s Japan Domination Continues

Nintendo’s domination of the Japanese sales charts continued last week with 14 of the 20 best-selling games, including 7 in the top 10, being games released on Nintendo systems.Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze on Switch was the highest ranking in second place followed by Splatoon 2 in third and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe in fifth.12 of the 14  Nintendo games were Switch releases with the final 2 being 3DS titles.

The full list can be seen below:

1. [PS4] Caligula Overdose – 20,399 / NEW
2. [NSW] Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze – 15,452 / 129,760
3. [NSW] Splatoon 2 – 12,646 / 2,323,048
4. [PS4] Jikkyou Powerful Pro Baseball 2018 – 10,240 / 189,672
5. [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – 10,071 / 1,542,271
6. [NSW] Kirby Star Allies – 8,392 / 500,622
7. [NSW] Nintendo Labo – Variety Kit – 8,151 / 166,536
8. [NSW] Zelda: Breath of the Wild – 5,687 / 991,867
9. [NSW] Super Mario Odyssey – 4,632 / 1,725,867
10. [PSV] Jikkyou Powerful Pro Baseball 2018 – 4,073 / 83,955
11. [NSW] The Snack World: Trejarers Gold – 3,549 / 82,504
12. [PS4] God of War – 3,124 / 101,703
13. [3DS] Pokemon Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon – 2,927 / 1,634,916
14. [PS4] Rainbow Six Siege Advanced Edition – 2,238 / 53,533
15. [3DS] Animal Crossing: New Leaf – Welcome amiibo – 1,791 / 408,980
16. [NSW] Nintendo Labo – Robot Kit – 1,762 / 44,911
17. [NSW] 1-2 Switch – 1,680 / 445,228
18. [PS4] Cities: Skylines – 1,658 / 28,724
19. [NSW] Pokken Tournament DX – 1,562 / 262,871
20. [NSW] ARMS – 1,527 / 406,645

Hardware sales were equally dominated by Nintendo with Switch selling more than all the other consoles combined:

Switch – 33,125
PS4 – 12,404
PS4 Pro – 4,536
New 2DS LL – 3,489
New 3DS LL – 2,353
Vita – 2,219
2DS – 413
Xbox One – 146
Xbox One X – 54

Source: nintendoeverything.com

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