Published On: Thu, Feb 27th, 2020

Japanese Charts: Persona 5 Scramble Dominates As The Coronavirus Sinks Switch Sales

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Famitsu’s Japanese draft sum are now in for 17th – 23rd February, divulgence that a Switch is still being heavily impacted by a coronavirus outbreak.

New recover Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers has managed to take both initial and second place in a charts this week following a launch on both Switch and PS4. It sole extremely improved on Sony’s machine, with a 115,995 sales simply violence Switch’s sum of 46,415.

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


1) [PS4] Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers (Atlus) {2020.02.20} – 115.995 / NEW
2) [NSW] Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers (Atlus) {2020.02.20} – 46.415 / NEW
3) [NSW] Pokémon Sword and Shield (Pokémon Co.) {2019.11.15} – 18.403 / 3.445.788
4) [PS4] Katana Kami: A Way of a Samurai Story (Spike Chunsoft) {2020.02.20} – 10.654 / NEW
5) [NSW] Ring Fit Adventure (Nintendo) {2019.10.18} – 9.861 / 696.005
6) [NSW] Minecraft (Microsoft Game Studios) {2018.06.21} – 8.687 / 1.272.585
7) [NSW] Hatsune Miku: Project Diva MegaMix (Sega) {2020.02.13} – 8.468 / 62.074
8) [NSW] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (Nintendo) {2018.12.07} – 7.608 / 3.569.420
9) [NSW] Katana Kami: A Way of a Samurai Story (Spike Chunsoft) {2020.02.20} – 7.392 / NEW
10) [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo) {2017.04.28} – 7.326 / 2.781.277


In a hardware charts, a Nintendo Switch is unequivocally struggling to strech numbers anywhere nearby a common totals as a coronavirus continues to impact distribution. The strange Switch indication usually managed to change 10,850 units this week – we’re used to saying this series during around a 70,000 symbol and higher. Here are this week’s figures, followed by lifetime sales in brackets:

Nintendo Switch: 10,850 (10,861,408)
PlayStation 4: 3,758 (7,410,299)
PlayStation 4 Pro: 2,457 (1,443,538)
Xbox One S: 17 (20,846)
Xbox One X: 25 (18,962)

Nintendo Switch Lite: 30,640 (1,385,281)
New Nintendo 2DS LL: 979 (1,113,323)
New Nintendo 3DS: 46 (5,886,423)

Last week’s charts

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

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