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Japan’s best-selling games of 2016, hardware totals, Nintendo Classic Mini: Famicom sells 567,000 units

Posted on January 5, 2017 by (@NE_Brian) in 3DS, General Nintendo, News, Wii U

In a report published on Famitsu today, the site reveals the best-selling games in Japan during 2016. The lineup is as follows:

01./00. [3DS] Pokemon Sun / Moon # (Pokemon Co.) {2016.11.18} (¥4.980) – 3.246.222 / NEW
02./00. [3DS] Yo-Kai Watch 3: Sushi / Tempura # (Level 5) {2016.07.16} (¥4.800) – 1.397.436 / NEW
03./00. [PS4] Final Fantasy XV # (Square Enix) {2016.11.29} (¥8.800) – 860.127 / NEW
04./00. [3DS] Super Mario Maker for Nintendo 3DS (Nintendo) {2016.12.01} (¥4.700) – 743.388 / NEW
05./00. [3DS] Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 3 (Square Enix) {2016.03.24} (¥5.250) – 623.083 / NEW
06./00. [3DS] Yo-Kai Sangokushi (Level 5) {2016.04.02} (¥4.600) – 563.395 / NEW
07./00. [3DS] Yo-Kai Watch 3: Sukiyaki (Level 5) {2016.12.15} (¥4.800) – 509.667 / NEW
08./00. [3DS] Kirby: Planet Robobot (Nintendo) {2016.04.28} (¥4.700) – 479.698 / NEW
09./04. [WIU] Splatoon # (Nintendo) {2015.05.28} (¥5.700) – 398.251 / 1.463.148 (-63%)
10./11. [PSV] Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition # (Sony Computer Entertainment) {2015.03.19} (¥2.400) – 397.607 / 876.085 (-17%)

We also have hardware totals for all platforms. Find the full breakdown below (note: numbers in parenthesis are last year).

3DS – 1,874,457 (2,189,900)
PS4 – 1,790,883 (1,205,163)
PSV – 865,002 (959,342)
Wii U – 336,151 (820,304)
PS3 – 50,978 (188,207)
XB1 – 8,897 (18,093)

Aside from the numbers above, Famitsu reports that the Nintendo Classic Mini: Famicom sold 567,000 units last year. Since 329,000 units were moved in December, it sold 248,000 in December.

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  • Indielink

    Splatoon you monster…

  • Felipe M.

    Wish NoE would release the Mini Famicom in Europe. It looks so cute.

  • lunawolve

    mario bros and FF still le top de la creme in japan, guess that exlains why they did not take the world as everybody said they would back in the 80s