New Super Mario Bros 2 Hits 1 Million Sales In Japan


New Super Mario Bros 2 has been the top selling game in Japan for three straight weeks in a row. Games Industry reports that the sequel has sold over 1 million in sales in Japan alone. Although 3DS hardware sales have remained somewhat stagnant it still leads the chart against all other hardware sales. Heres the break down of software and hardware sales:

SOFTWARE

  • [3DS] 01. New Super Mario Bros. 2 (Nintendo, 07.28.2012): 71,092 (1,013,850)
  • [PSP] 02. Bakemonogatari Portable (Namco Bandai, 07.28.2012): 34,513 (NEW)
  • [NDS] 03. Pokemon Black & White 2 (Pokemon, 06.23.2012): 33,745 (2,665,428)
  • [WII] 04. Dragon Quest X (Square Enix, 08.02.2012): 20,616 (556,749)
  • [3DS] 05. Demon Training (Nintendo, 07.28.2012): 12,652 (132,026)
  • [WII] 06. Just Dance Wii 2 (Nintendo, 07.26.2012): 11,947 (149,928)
  • [3DS] 07. Taiko Drum Master Chibi Dragon and the Mysterious Orb (Bamco Nandai, 07.12.2012): 11,409 (183,400)
  • [PSP] 08. Tantei Opera Milky Holmes 2 (Bushiroad, 08.23.2012): 10,502 (NEW)
  • [3DS] 09. Kobito Zukan Kobito Kansatsu Set (Columbia, 07.26.2012): 9,549 (71,612)
  • [3DS] 10. Monster Hunter 3G (Capcom, 12.10.2011): 7,816 (1,534,129)
  • [WII] 11. Wii Sports Resort (Nintendo, 06.25.2009): 7,313 (2,978,562)
  • [PSV] 12. Special Reporting Division (Nippon Ichi, 08.23.2012): 6,515 (NEW)
  • [WII] 13. Kirby 20th Anniversary Special Collection (Nintendo, 07.19.2012): 6,301 (178,027)
  • [PSP] 14. Kuroko’s Basketball (Namco Bandai, 09.09.2012): 6,136 (53,967)
  • [WII] 15. Mario Party 9 (Nintendo, 04.26.2012): 5,747 (526,378)
  • [PS3] 16. Persona 4 Arena (Atlus, 07.26.2012): 5,501 (159,109)
  • [3DS] 17. Little Battler eXperience Baku Boost (Level-5, 07.05.2012): 5,441 (124,342)
  • [3DS] 18. Run For Money: Flee From the Strongest Hunters in History (Namco Bandai, 07.05.2012): 4,708 (96,764)
  • [PSP] 19. Digimon World Redigitize (Namco Bandai, 07.19.2012): 4,470 (142,016)
  • [PS3] 20. Rinne no Lagrange: Kamogawa Days Game & OVA Hybrid Disc (Namco Bandai, 07.19.2012): 4,352 (NEW)

HARDWARE

  • Nintendo 3DS: 64,921 (107,140)
  • PlayStation 3: 12,243 (19,202)
  • PlayStation Portable: 10,676 (14,051)
  • PlayStation Vita: 9,751 (11,082)
  • Wii: 8,476 (14,805)
  • Xbox 360: 563 (632)
  • PlayStation 2: 439 (627)
  • Nintendo DSi: 311 (410)

Source: Games Industry

 

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