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Japan’s best-selling games of December 2018

Posted on February 9, 2019 by (@NE_Brian) in 3DS, News, Switch

The latest issue of Famitsu has shared a listing of the top 30 best-selling games in Japan for the month of December 2018. You can check out the full results below, including debut digital sales for Smash Bros. Ultimate, Dragon Quest Builders 2, Together! The Battle Cats, and more.

1. [NSW] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate – 2,669,884 (2,360,665 physical, 309,229 digital)
2. [NSW] Super Mario Party – 462,642 (417,255 physical, 45,387 digital)
3. [NSW] Pokemon: Let’s Go, Pikachu / Eevee – 451,691 (431,785 physical, 19,906 digital)
4. [PS4] Judgment – 249,271 (224,048 physical, 25,223 digital)
5. [PS4] God Eater 3 – 236,743 (174,834 physical, 61,909 digital)
6. [PS4] Dragon Quest Builders 2 – 218,534 (163,882 physical, 54,652 digital)
7. [NSW] Dragon Quest Builders 2 – 198,924 (165,418 physical, 33,506 digital)
8. [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – 196,247 (167,028 physical, 29,219 digital)
9. [NSW] Minecraft – 168,519 (148,720 physical, 19,799 digital)
10. [NSW] Splatoon 2 – 151,418 (127,807 physical, 23,611 digital)
11. [PS4] PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds – 144,113 (N/A physical, 144,113 digital)
12. [3DS] Persona Q2 – 98,388 (89,878 physical, 8,510 digital)
13. [NSW] Together! The Battle Cats – 78,756 (N/A physical, 78,756 digital)
14. [NSW] Super Mario Odyssey – 63,481 (59,141 physical, 4,340 digital)
15. [NSW] Zelda: Breath of the Wild – 61,825 (52,005 physical, 9,820 digital)
16. [PS4] Battlefield V – 61,412 (46,204 physical, 15,208 digital)
17. [NSW] Kirby Star Allies – 46,153 (41,864 physical, 4,289 digital)
18. [NSW] Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum ‘n’ Fun – 45,560 (42,700 physical, 2,860 digital)
19. [PS4] Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII – 36,840 (28,041 physical, 8,799 digital)
20. [3DS] Luigi’s Mansion – 36,511 (35,550 physical, 961 digital)
21. [3DS] Pokemon Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon – 33,808 (32,903 physical, 905 digital)
22. [PS4] Just Cause 4 – 33,359 (29,267 physical, 4,092 digital)
23. [PS4] Onimusha: Warlords – 33,337 (26,165 physical, 7,172 digital)
24. [PS4] Dead by Daylight: Special Edition – 32,161 (17,671 physical, 14,490 digital)
25. [NSW] Overcooked 2 – 29,976 (6,502 physical, 23,474 digital)
26. [NSW] Kamen Rider: Climax Scramble – 29,953 (27,853 physical, 2,100 digital)
27. [NSW] Mario Tennis Aces – 26,515 (22,650 physical, 3,863 digital)
28. [NSW] Chou Tousouchuu & Chou Sentouchuu Double Pack – 24,091 (23,174 physical, 917 digital)
29. [NSW] FIFA 19 – 22,676 (21,201 physical, 1,475 digital)
30. [PS4] Pro Evolution Soccer 2019 – 22,250 (16,349 physical, 5,901 digital)

Note that these sales are based on data between November 26 and December 30.

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