Pokémon Sword and Shield reappear near top of the Famitsu sales charts with an additional 18,403 copies sold in Japan

With Media Create no longer offering free data, Pokémon Sword and Shield have reappeared near the very top of the Famitsu sales charts in Japan. The latest Japanese sales charts are as follows:

Software Sales (followed by lifetime sales) 2/17/20 – 2/23/20

  1. [PS4] Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers (Limited Edition Included) (Atlus, 02/20/20) – 115,995 (New)
  2. [NSW] Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers (Limited Edition Included) (Atlus, 02/20/20) – 46,415 (New)
  3. [NSW] Pokemon Sword / Shield (The Pokemon Company, 11/15/19) – 18,403 (3,445,788)
  4. [PS4] Katana Kami: A Way of the Samurai Story (Spike Chunsoft, 02/20/20) – 10,654 (New)
  5. [NSW] Ring Fit Adventure (Nintendo, 10/18/19) – 9,861 (696,005)
  6. [NSW] Minecraft: Nintendo Switch Edition (Bundle Version Included) (Microsoft, 06/21/18) – 8,687 (1,272,585)
  7. [NSW] Hatsune Miku: Project Diva MegaMix (Sega, 02/13/20) – 8,468 (62,074)
  8. [NSW] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (Nintendo, 12/07/18) – 7,608 (3,569,420)
  9. [NSW] Katana Kami: A Way of the Samurai Story (Spike Chunsoft, 02/20/20) – 7,392 (New)
  10. [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo, 04/28/17) – 7,326 (2,781,277)
  11. [PS4] Daymare: 1998 (DMM Games, 02/20/20) – 7,038 (New)
  12. [NSW] Dr. Kawashima’s Brain Training for Nintendo Switch (Nintendo, 12/27/19) – 6,139 (157,687)
  13. [NSW] Super Mario Party (Nintendo, 10/05/18) – 4,497 (1,346,904)
  14. [NSW] Splatoon 2 (Bundle Version Included) (Nintendo, 07/21/17) – 4,140 (3,321,032)
  15. [NSW] The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Limited Edition Included) (Nintendo, 03/03/17) – 3,992 (1,525,092)
  16. [PS4] Granblue Fantasy: Versus (Limited Edition Included) (Cygames, 02/06/20) – 3,901 (102,314)
  17. [NSW] Luigi’s Mansion 3 (Nintendo, 10/31/19) – 3,472 (602,729)
  18. [NSW] Super Mario Maker 2 (Nintendo, 06/28/19) – 3,387 (859,374)
  19. [PS4] Yakuza: Like a Dragon (Sega, 01/17/20) – 3,327 (238,630)
  20. [PS4] Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot (Bandai Namco, 01/17/20) – 2,909 (145,082)
  21. [NSW] New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe (01/11/19) – 2,668 (783,682)
  22. [NSW] Tsuri Spirits Nintendo Switch Version (Bandai Namco, 07/25/19) – 2,579 (395,633)
  23. [NSW] Mario & Sonic at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games (Sega, 11/01/19) – 2,526 (274,437)
  24. [PS4] Street Fighter V: Champion Edition (Capcom, 02/14/20) – 2,118 (8,705)
  25. [NSW] Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age – Definitive Edition (Limited Edition Included) (Square Enix, 09/27/19) – 2,044 (490,025)
  26. [NSW] Pokemon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! / Let’s Go, Eevee! (Bundle Editions Included) (Nintendo, 11/16/18) – 2,038 (1,703,363)
  27. [NSW] Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum ‘n’ Fun (Bandai Namco, 07/19/18) – 1,882 (447,208)
  28. [NSW] Devil May Cry Triple Pack (Capcom, 02/20/20) – 1,752 (New)
  29. [NSW] Super Mario Odyssey (Nintendo, 10/27/17) – 1,742 (2,072,468)
  30. [NSW] Chou no Doku Hana no Kusari: Taishou Tsuya Koi Ibun (Prototype, 02/20/20) – 1,730 (New)Software Sales (followed by lifetime sales)

Hardware Sales (followed by lifetime sales)

  1. Switch Lite – 30,640 (1,395,281)
  2. Switch – 10,850 (10,861,408)
  3. PlayStation 4 – 3,758 (7,410,299)
  4. PlayStation 4 Pro – 2,457 (1,443,538)
  5. New 2DS LL (including 2DS) – 979 (1,699,032)
  6. New 3DS LL – 46 (5,886,423)
  7. Xbox One X – 25 (18,962)
  8. Xbox One S – 17 (92,848)

Source: Gematsu.com

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