Media Create: Top 20 best-selling Nintendo Switch games for the system’s two-year anniversary in Japan

Read on below to see the top 20 best-selling Nintendo Switch games in Japan, as updated by Famitsu for the system's second-year anniversary: 01. [NSW] Splatoon 2 # (Nintendo) {2017.07.21} (¥5.980) - 2.980.986 02. [NSW] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate # (Nintendo) {2018.12.07} (¥7.200) - 2.885.281 03. [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo) {2017.04.28} (¥5.980) - … Continue reading Media Create: Top 20 best-selling Nintendo Switch games for the system’s two-year anniversary in Japan

Advertisements

Pokémon Sword and Shield debut on the Famitsu Most Wanted list

Pokémon Sword and Shield have made their collective debut on the Famitsu Most Wanted list, which you can check out below: Famitsu Most Wanted Dragon Quest XI: Sugisarishi Toki o Motomete S (Switch) - 586 Doubutsu no Mori (Switch) - 461 Fire Emblem: Fuuka Setsugetsu (Switch) - 406 Bayonetta 3 (Switch) - 334 Ushiro (Switch) … Continue reading Pokémon Sword and Shield debut on the Famitsu Most Wanted list

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee among the best-selling games of January 2019 in Japan

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee are among the best-selling games of January 2019 in Japan. A list of the top 30 is as follows: 1. [PS4] Kingdom Hearts III – 742,460 (640,406 physical, 102,054 digital) 2. [NSW] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate – 562,590 (414,092 physical, 148,498 digital) 3. … Continue reading Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee among the best-selling games of January 2019 in Japan

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate download numbers revealed by Famitsu

As of December 30, 2018, Famitsu digital estimates for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate are at a whopping 309,229 downloads in Japan. Other numbers include 78,756 for Futari de!Nyanko Daisensou (The Battle Cats), 45,387 for Super Mario Party, 33,506 for Dragon Quest Builders 2: Hakaishin Shidoo to Karappo no Shima, 29,219 for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, … Continue reading Super Smash Bros. Ultimate download numbers revealed by Famitsu

Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee are the best-selling games of November 2018 in Japan

A recent issue of Famitsu has shared a list of the top 30 best-selling games in Japan for the month of November 2018. You can check out the full results below, which includes debut digital sales for Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let's Go Eevee: 1. [NSW] Pokemon: Let’s Go, Pikachu / Eevee – 909,931 … Continue reading Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee are the best-selling games of November 2018 in Japan

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate voted best game of the year by Japanese developer

One of the latest issues of Weekly Famitsu includes a special feature in which a total of 128 Japanese developers and industry professionals vote their favorite games of 2018. CyberConnect 2 boss Hiroshi Matsuyama chose Super Smash Bros. Ultimate as his game of the year. The full results are as follows: Marvel’s Spider-Man Monster Hunter: … Continue reading Super Smash Bros. Ultimate voted best game of the year by Japanese developer

Pokémon developer Game Freak confirms plans to surprise players in 2019

In the most recent issue of Weekly Famitsu, iconic Pokémon developer Game Freak shared a special New Year's message directed at fans. In its brief message, the studio teased that it has plans to surprise video game players in 2019. It's currently unclear as to whether this pertains to the first-ever original console Pokémon RPG, … Continue reading Pokémon developer Game Freak confirms plans to surprise players in 2019

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai talks about World of Light, third-party fighters, Incineroar and more

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai recetnly wrote about the game in Famitsu, talking about World of Light’s inspiration, how the series has transcended its “Nintendo All-Stars” moniker and much more. Read on below for some highlights from his column: The project plan for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate was created right after Corrin and … Continue reading Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai talks about World of Light, third-party fighters, Incineroar and more

Famitsu confirms Super Smash Bros. Ultimate already sold more than 1.2 million units in Japan

It’s no surprise that Super Smash Bros. Ultimate has been selling extremely well right out of the gate. Famitsu is reporting that the highly-anticipated fighting title opened at 1,238,358 copies. Digital sales are not included, but units from physical download cards are. The game is already the fastest-selling Super Smash Bros. game and the fastest-selling Nintendo Switch … Continue reading Famitsu confirms Super Smash Bros. Ultimate already sold more than 1.2 million units in Japan

Famitsu reports that Super Smash Bros. Ultimate opened at 1.3 million units sold in Japan alone

It's no surprise that Super Smash Bros. Ultimate has been selling extremely well right out of the gate. Famitsu is reporting that the highly-anticipated fighting title opened at 1.3 million units sold in Japan alone. The game is already the fastest-selling Super Smash Bros. game and the fastest-selling Nintendo Switch game. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate … Continue reading Famitsu reports that Super Smash Bros. Ultimate opened at 1.3 million units sold in Japan alone