Top Japan: Splatoon 2 triples Nintendo Switch sales

The podium has been completed by the new installment of Layton and Hey! Pikmin! by 3DS.

Splatoon 2 has been the big winner of the week in Japanese sales. As we have been able to know thanks to the statistics of Media Create and the translation of the American portal Gematsu, two video games of Nintendo 3DS have accompanied him on the podium: Layton's Mystery Journey: Katrielle and The Millionaires' Conspiracy on the one hand and the nice Hey Pikmin! for the other. Check out the rest of the list below:


Total sold (accumulated total)
  1. Splatoon 2 [NSW] (Nintendo. 07/21/17) - 648,085 (Premiere)
  2. Layton's Mystery Journey: Katrielle and The Millionaires' Conspiracy [3DS] (Level-5) - 70,867 (Premiere)
  3. Hey Pikmin [3DS] (Nintendo. 07/13/17) - 21,628 (87,494)
  4. Sumikko Gurashi: Koko. Doko Nan Desu? [3DS] (Nippon Columbia) - 20,883 (Premiere)
  5. Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age [PS4] (Square Enix) - 19,049 (119,813)
  6. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe [NSW] (Nintendo) - 12,980 (588,028)
  7. Fate / Extella: The Umbral Star [NSW] (Marvelous) - 10,247 (Premiere)
  8. Arms [NSW] (Nintendo) - 7,984 (177,987)
  9. Gundam Versus [PS4] (Bandai Namco) - 6,665 (143,844)
  10. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild [NSW] (Nintendo) - 5,989 (543,016)

The interesting thing has come in the territory of domestic platforms: Nintendo switch has touched 100,000 units thanks to the premiere of Splatoon 2, tripling the sales of the previous week and prevailing Playstation 4 and the recently released New 2DS XL. Check the rest of the top here:


Total sold (previous week result)
  1. Switch - 98,999 (31,906)
  2. PlayStation 4 - 23,841 (28,569)
  3. New 2DS XL - 17.717 (43,315)
  4. New 3DS XL - 13.108 (12.101)
  5. PlayStation 4 Pro - 7,037 (7,649)
  6. PlayStation Vita - 4,545 (4,655)
  7. 2DS - 2,300 (1,901)
  8. New 3DS - 1,020 (1,242)
  9. Wii U - 176 (146)
  10. PlayStation 3 - 142 (129)
  11. Xbox One - 77 (200)

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