Japanese Sales Charts: Nintendo Labo Beats God of War in Sales

Nintendo Labo

Media Create has released the Japanese sales data for the last week (a period between April 16 and 22): in the first position, we find Nintendo Labo, followed by the new God of War in the second place for PlayStation 4.

Below we list the 20 best-selling games in Japan from April 16 to 22 (remember that in the count of Media Create there are only retail copies):

1. [NSW] Nintendo Labo Toy-Con 01: Variety Kit (Nintendo, 04/20/18) – 90,410 (New)
2. [PS4] God of War (SIE, 04/20/18) – 46,091 (New)
3. [NSW] Nintendo Labo Toy-Con 02: Robot Kit (Nintendo, 04/20/18) – 28,629 (New)
4. [NSW] Kirby: Star Allies (Nintendo, 03/16/18) – 17,381 (433,488)
5. [NSW] Splatoon 2 (Bundle Version Included) (Nintendo, 07/21/17) – 16,617 (2,248,923)
6. [NSW] The Snack World: Trejarers Gold (Level-5, 04/12/18) – 15,847 (51,502)
7. [PS4] Metal Max Xeno (Kadokawa Games, 04/19/18) – 15,044 (New)
8. [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo, 04/28/17) – 11,393 (1,484,644)
9. [PSV] Metal Max Xeno (Kadokawa Games, 04/19/18) – 8,355 (New)
10. [NSW] The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Limited Edition Included) (Nintendo, 03/03/17) – 6,895 (961,427)
11. [NSW] Super Mario Odyssey (Bundle Version Included) (Nintendo, 10/27/17) – 6,491 (1,697,522)
12. [PS4] Far Cry 5 (Ubisoft, 03/29/18) – 6,280 (122,958)
13. [PS4] Cities: Skylines PlayStation 4 Edition (Spike Chunsoft, 04/12/18) – 5,750 (17,116)
14. [3DS] Pokemon Ultra Sun / Ultra Moon (Nintendo, 11/17/17) – 3,569 (1,618,478)
15. [PS4] Death end re;Quest (Compile Heart, 04/12/18) – 3,348 (18,651)
16. [NSW] Portal Knights (Spike Chunsoft, 04/19/18) – 3,226 (New)
17. [NSW] Neo Atlas 1469 (Limited Edition Included) (Artdink, 04/19/18) – 3,176 (New)
18. [PS4] Monster Hunter: World (Limited and Bundle Editions Included) (Capcom, 01/26/18) – 3,103 (2,006,158)
19. [PS4] Rainbow Six Siege Advanced Edition (Ubisoft, 03/01/18) – 2,896 (41,872)
20. [3DS] Detective Pikachu (The Pokemon Company, 03/23/18) – 2,817 (71,209)

Hardware Sales are listed below:

1. Switch – 34,165 (36,308)
2. PlayStation 4 Pro – 8,967 (1,473)
3. PlayStation 4 – 4,480 (9,491)
4. New 2DS LL – 4,191 (4,564)
5. PlayStation Vita – 2,892 (2,921)
6. New 3DS LL – 2,842 (3,366)
7. 2DS – 439 (616)
8. Xbox One – 59 (55)
9. Xbox One X – 57 (17)

As we can see, Nintendo Labo’s Variety Kit alone has managed to place over 90,000 units sold, and this without counting the other 28,629 sold by the Robot Kit. The new God of War for PS4, in turn also debuting in Japan, instead was placed in the second place with over 46,000 copies sold.