Published On: Fri, May 15th, 2020

Japanese Charts: Animal Crossing: New Horizons Surpasses 4 Million Boxed Sales In Japan Alone

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Famitsu’s Japanese draft sum are now in for both 27th Apr – 3rd May and 4th – 10th May after a check in draft announcement final week. As such, we have a fender part of information for we this time around. Strap in!

It substantially comes as no warn that Animal Crossing: New Horizons is still absolutely during series one, now anticipating itself sitting during a towering sum of 4,350,458 earthy copies sole in Japan alone. Even now, roughly dual months after launch, it’s still offered around 200,000 boxed copies in Nintendo’s home segment per week.

You’ll find a tip 10 lists for both weeks mentioned next (first numbers are that week’s estimated sales, followed by sum sales):


Famitsu Sales: (Apr 27 – May 03)

1) [NSW] Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo) {2020.03.20} (¥5.980) – 260.357 / 4.155.516
2) [NSW] Ring Fit Adventure (Nintendo) {2019.10.18} – 81.649 / 860.592
3) [PS4] Final Fantasy VII Remake (Square Enix) {2020.04.10} – 39.485 / 878.559
4) [PS4] Trials of Mana (Square Enix) {2020.04.24} – 24.067 / 104.450
5) [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo) {2017.04.28} – 20.396 / 2.918.245
6) [NSW] Super Mario Party (Nintendo) {2018.10.05} – 13.920 / 1.430.200
7) [NSW] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (Nintendo) {2018.12.07} – 13.390 / 3.678.894
8) [NSW] Trials of Mana (Square Enix) {2020.04.24} – 12.831 / 82.945
9) [NSW] Splatoon 2 (Nintendo) {2017.07.21} – 12.391 / 3.395.693
10) [NSW] Dr. Kawashima’s Brain Training for Nintendo Switch (Nintendo) {2019.12.27} – 9.506 / 211.889

Famitsu Sales: (May 04 – May 10)

1) [NSW] Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo) {2020.03.20} – 194.942 / 4.350.458
2) [NSW] Ring Fit Adventure (Nintendo) {2019.10.18} – 22.740 / 883.332
3) [PS4] Final Fantasy VII Remake (Square Enix) {2020.04.10} – 18.549 / 897.108
4) [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo) {2017.04.28} – 17.924 / 2.936.169
5) [NSW] Splatoon 2 (Nintendo) {2017.07.21} – 13.467 / 3.409.160
6) [PS4] Trials of Mana (Square Enix) {2020.04.24} – 12.836 / 117.286
7) [NSW] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (Nintendo) {2018.12.07} – 11.808 / 3.690.702
8) [NSW] Super Mario Party (Nintendo) {2018.10.05} – 10.639 / 1.440.839
9) [NSW] Dr. Kawashima’s Brain Training for Nintendo Switch (Nintendo) {2019.12.27} – 10.580 / 222.469
10) [NSW] Minecraft (Microsoft Game Studios) {2018.06.21} – 9.271 / 1.380.939


The hardware charts have also been influenced by a delay, so a sum we see next are indeed an normal of a dual weeks mentioned. Lifetime sales can be found in brackets:

Nintendo Switch: 58,744 (11,351,664)
PlayStation 4: 7,840 (7,586,438)
PlayStation 4 Pro: 8,399 (1,530,519)
Xbox One S: 23 (21,257)
Xbox One X: 102 (20,019)

Nintendo Switch Lite: 19,988 (2,204,513)
New Nintendo 2DS LL: 1,583 (1,127,498)
New Nintendo 3DS: 128 (5,887,454)

Last week’s charts

Any surprises this week? Let us know in a comments.