PS Vita tops Japan hardware charts

After a steady few months in the Japanese hardware sales charts, PlayStation Vita emerges on top this week, spurred on by the release of Hatsune Miku Project Diva f – which topped the games charts on entry.

PS Vita most popular handheld in Japan

Here’s this week’s sales figures, which also show last week’s sales. It’s been quite a week for Vita:

  1. PlayStation Vita - 50,070 (10,880)
  2. 3DS LL – 44,951 (41,901)
  3. 3DS – 29,342 (29,472)
  4. PlayStation 3 - 12,433 (11,896)
  5. PSP - 10,266 (9,499)
  6. Wii - 8,680 (8,810)
  7. PS2 - 1,098 (1,157)
  8. Xbox 360 - 875 (863)
  9. DSi LL – 803 (870)
  10. DSi – 685 (672)

Vita can thank Sega’s new snappily titled rhythm game Hatsune Miku Project Diva f for the sudden explosion of sales, as it’s currently outselling its nearest competitor by nearly two to one. Here’s the games chart:

  1. [PSV] Hatsune Miku Project Diva f (Sega, 08/30/12) – 159,592 (New)
  2. [3DS] Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers (Atlus, 08/30/12) – 69,365 (New)
  3. [3DS] Senran Kagura Burst: Guren no Shoujotachi (Marvelous AQL, 08/30/12) – 69,084 (New)
  4. [3DS] New Super Mario Bros. 2 (Nintendo, 07/28/12) – 56,061 (1,037,205)
  5. [PS3] Hyperdimension Neptunia V (New)
  6. [PSP] Mobile Suit Gundam Age: Universe Accel / Cosmic Drive (Namco Bandai, 08/30/12) – 35,903 (New)
  7. [PS3] Sengoku Basara HD Collection (Capcom, 08/30/12) – 35, 690 (New)
  8. [NDS] Pokemon Black 2 / White 2 (Pokemon Co., 06/23/12) – 29,186 (2,707,600)
  9. [PS3] AquaPazza: AquaPlus Dream Match (Aqua Plus, 08/30/12) – 20,935 (New)
  10. [Wii] Dragon Quest X (Square Enix, 08/02/12) – 16,360 (526,735)
  11. [3DS] Tousouchuu: Shijou Saikyou no Hunter-Tachi Kara Nigekire! (Namco Bandai, 07/05/12) – 15,689 (109,939)
  12. [PSP] Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Kenyaku Romantan – Kansen (Namco Bandai, 08/30/12) – 15,178 (New)
  13. [3DS] Mem>Taiko Drum Master: Chibi Dragon and the Mysterious Orb (Namco Bandai, 07/12/12) – 11,278 (189,006)
  14. [Wii] Just Dance Wii 2 (Nintendo, 07/26/12) – 10,587 (159,712)
  15. [3DS] Demon Training (Nintendo, 07/28/12) – 10,569 (138,690)
  16. [3DS] Kobitodzukan: Kobito Kansatsu Set (Nippon Columbia, 07/26/12) – 9,825 (78,608)
  17. [WII] Wii Sports Resort (Nintendo, 11/11/10) – 8,231 (1,060,107)
  18. [PSP] Ano Hi Mita Hana no Namae o Bokutachi wa Mada Shiranai (5pb., 08/30/12) – 7,666 (New)
  19. [PSP] Genroh (Idea Factory, 08/30/12) – 6,397 (New)
  20. [Wii] Kirby’s Dream Collection: Special Edition (Nintendo, 07/19/12)- 6,305 (193,265)

Thanks, 4gamer.net

 

 

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