Published On: Fri, Jun 5th, 2020

Japanese Charts: Animal Crossing Denies Xenoblade Chronicles A Debut Week At Number One

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Famitsu’s Japanese draft sum are now in for 25th – 31st May, divulgence that Animal Crossing: New Horizons is still station clever during series one.

The diversion sole an estimated 102,749 copies final week – an roughly matching figure to a week before – withdrawal this week’s new Switch pretension Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition in second place. The JRPG shifted 90,789 earthy copies in a segment in a entrance week. Xenoblade did conduct to strech series one in a UK, however.

Nintendo took 8 of a tip 10 this week, with dual new PS4 releases also appearing.

Here are a tip 10 (first numbers are this week’s estimated sales, followed by sum sales):


1) [NSW] Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo) {2020.03.20} – 102.749 / 4.685.419
2) [NSW] Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition (Nintendo) {2020.05.29} – 90.789 / NEW
3) [NSW] Ring Fit Adventure (Nintendo) {2019.10.18} – 39.518 / 956.559
4) [PS4] The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Azure – Kai (Nihon Falcom) {2020.05.28} – 12.047 / NEW
5) [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo) {2017.04.28} – 10.415 / 2.965.844
6) [NSW] Splatoon 2 (Nintendo) {2017.07.21} – 10.041 / 3.437.424
7) [NSW] Uta no Prince-Sama: Amazing Aria Sweet Serenade Love for Nintendo Switch (Broccoli) {2020.05.28} – 9.216 / NEW
8) [PS4] Bayonetta Vanquish (Sega) {2020.05.28} – 7.397 / NEW
9) [NSW] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (Nintendo) {2018.12.07} – 7.262 / 3.711.072
10) [NSW] Minecraft (Microsoft Game Studios) {2018.06.21} – 6.741 / 1.399.850


Nintendo Switch family hardware sales saw another boost this week, with sales for both a strange indication and a Lite doubling week-on-week. Here are this week’s figures, followed by lifetime sales in brackets:

Nintendo Switch: 73,117 (11,488,030)
PlayStation 4: 3,264 (7,592,656)
PlayStation 4 Pro: 2,603 (1,540,180)
Xbox One S: 11 (21,298)
Xbox One X: 174 (20,418)

Nintendo Switch Lite: 34,476 (2,266,677)
New Nintendo 2DS LL: 1,109 (1,131,603)
New Nintendo 3DS: 48 (5,887,618)

Last week’s charts

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