Japan Weekly Software Ranking (Aug 17 – Aug 23)

A strong week for PSP with three titles at the lower end of the Top 10 with Ookamikakushi, an adventure game combining the talent of Ryukishi07 and PEACH-PIT, the best selling PSP title of the week. Another adventure game for PSP from Koei, , also make its debut among the Top 10.

Note: Charts will be updated with more figures when they become available, view the Top 10 after the jump, ranking in full can be view here.

Software

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This Wk Last Wk Title Platform Publisher Release Date This Wk Sales Life To Date
1 (2) Tomodachi Collection DS Nintendo 18/06/09 82,000 810,000
2 (1) DS Square Enix 11/07/09 79,000 3,723,000
3 (4) Monster Hunter 3 (tri) Wii Capcom 01/08/09 51,000 801,000
4 Melty Blood: Actress Again PS2 Ecole 20/08/09 44,000 44,000
5 (3) Wii Sports Resort Wii Nintendo 25/06/09 32,000 1,034,000
6 (5) SD Gundam G Generation Wars PS2 Bandai Namco 06/06/09 26,000 258,000
7 Ookamikakushi PSP Konami 20/08/09 26,000 26,000
8 (8) Monster Hunter Portable 2nd G (PSP The Best) PSP Capcom 30/10/08 18,000 907,000
9 (7) Puyo Puyo 7 NDS Sega 28/07/09 18,000 127,000
10 Kiniro no Corda 2 f Encore PSP Koei 19/08/09 14,000 14,000

Updated every Thursday, full chart viewable here.

MediaWorks

This Wk Last Wk Title Platform Publisher Release Date This Wk Sales Life To Date
1 (1) DS Square Enix 11/07/09 81,168 3,713,048
2 (2) Tomodachi Collection DS Nintendo 18/06/09 71,189 831,113
3 Melty Blood: Actress Again PS2 Ecole 20/08/09 45,088 45,088
4 (4) Monster Hunter 3 (tri) Wii Capcom 01/08/09 43,047 802,099
5 (3) Wii Sports Resort Wii Nintendo 25/06/09 37,306 1,041,530
6 (5) SD Gundam G Generation Wars PS2 Bandai Namco 06/06/09 20,245 269,145
7 (7) Puyo Puyo 7 NDS Sega 28/07/09 19,733 127,394
8 Ookamikakushi PSP Konami 20/08/09 16,945 16,945
9 (8) Monster Hunter Portable 2nd G (PSP The Best) PSP Capcom 30/10/08 15,563 914,888
10 (6) Tales of VS. PSP Bandai Namco 06/08/09 13,426 182,799

Updated every Friday, chart in Japanese viewable and here (Top 10) and here (Top 20).

Enterbrain*

This Wk Last Wk Title Platform Publisher Release Date This Wk Sales Life To Date
1 (2) DS Square Enix 11/07/09 79,000 3,697,000
2 (1) Tomodachi Collection DS Nintendo 18/06/09 67,000 766,000
3 Melty Blood: Actress Again PS2 Ecole 20/08/09 42,000 42,000
4 (4) Monster Hunter 3 (tri) Wii Capcom 01/08/09 42,000 835,000
5 (3) Wii Sports Resort Wii Nintendo 25/06/09 39,000 1,010,000
6 (5) SD Gundam G Generation Wars PS2 Bandai Namco 06/06/09 22,000 274,000
7 Ookamikakushi PSP Konami 20/08/09 22,000 22,000
8 (8) Monster Hunter Portable 2nd G (PSP The Best) PSP Capcom 30/10/08 18,000 941,000
9 (7) Puyo Puyo 7 NDS Sega 28/07/09 18,000 124,000
10 (6) Tales of VS. PSP Bandai Namco 06/08/09 13,000 200,000

Updated every Wednesday, chart in Japanese viewable .

*Unofficial figures (source), to be updated when I have the magazine in hand.

Hardware

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Rank Platform This Wk Sales Last Wk Sales Change
1 Nintendo DSi 59,578 87,936 (28,358)
2 PSP 27,187 39,882 (12,695)
3 Wii 26,972 47,732 (20,760)
4 Xbox 360 8,979 9,162 (183)
5 DSL 5,735 7,921 (2,186)
6 PS2 3,295 4,907 (1,612)
7 PS3 2,052 5,944 (3,892)

Updated every Thursday, full chart viewable here.

Enterbrain*

Rank Platform This Wk Sales Last Wk Sales Change
1 Nintendo DSi 59,000 86,000 (27,000)
2 PSP 26,000 39,000 (13,000)
3 Wii 26,000 46,000 (20,000)
4 Xbox 360 6,100 7,400 (1,300)
5 PS2 4,400 6,900 (2,500)
6 DSL 4,200 6,300 (2,100)
7 PS3 3,700 7,800 (4,100)

*Unofficial figures (source), to be updated when I have the magazine in hand.

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