3DS Games Outsold PS4 in Japan in Week 42 of 2015

Media Create has released their sales estimates for the 42nd month of this year. The top 20 games that they have shared are primarily dominated by Nintendo 3DS titles while make up almost half of the list.

The rest of them are divided among PS4, PS3, Wii U and PS Vita. To be exact, there are nine 3DS titles in the list followed by four PS4 titles, three PS VIta titles, and two titles each for PS3 and Wii U.

Also, the best selling game for the week was 7th Dragon III Code: VFD. Here’s the full list.

  1. 7th Dragon III Code: VFD (Nintendo 3DS)
  2. Yo-Kai Watch Busters: Red Cat Team / White Dog Squad (Nintendo 3DS)
  3. Super Mario Maker (Nintendo Wii U)
  4. Geki Jigen Tag: Blanc + Hyperdimension Neptunia Vs. Zombie Gundan (PlayStation Vita)
  5. Splatoon (Nintendo Wii U)
  6. Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer (Nintendo 3DS)
  7. Winning Eleven 2016 (PlayStation 3)
  8. Pokemon Super Mystery Dungeon (Nintendo 3DS)
  9. Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition (PlayStation Vita)
  10. Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain (PlayStation 4)
  11. Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection (PlayStation 4)
  12. Tokyo Xanadu (PlayStation Vita)
  13. Winning Eleven 2016 (PlayStation 4)
  14. Picross 3D 2 (Nintendo 3DS)
  15. Chibi-Robo! Zip Lash (Nintendo 3DS)
  16. Pro Baseball Famista Returns (Nintendo 3DS)
  17. Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King (Nintendo 3DS)
  18. Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain (PlayStation 3)
  19. FIFA 16 (PlayStation 4)
  20. Rhythm Heaven: The Best+ (Nintendo 3DS)

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