Published On: Thu, Mar 12th, 2020

Japanese Charts: Pokémon Mystery Dungeon Debuts In First, Switch Sales Go From Bad To Worse

Pokemon Mystery Dungeon Switch

Famitsu’s Japanese draft sum are now in for 2nd – 8th March, divulgence that Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX has managed to entrance in initial place.

The diversion managed to change an estimated 138,548 units in a opening week, absolutely heading a approach in a week differently lacking new releases. Fellow Pokémon titles Sword and Shield also find themselves in second place.

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


1) [NSW] Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX (Pokémon Co.) {2020.03.06} – 138.548 / NEW
2) [NSW] Pokémon Sword and Shield (Pokémon Co.) {2019.11.15} – 20.679 / 3.491.353
3) [NSW] Minecraft (Microsoft Game Studios) {2018.06.21} – 12.933 / 1.298.028
4) [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo) {2017.04.28} – 12.751 / 2.805.986
5) [NSW] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (Nintendo) {2018.12.07} – 11.319 / 3.592.374
6) [NSW] Ring Fit Adventure (Nintendo) {2019.10.18} – 10.067 / 715.030
7) [PS4] Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers (Atlus) {2020.02.20} – 8.109 / 143.608
8) [NSW] Super Mario Party (Nintendo) {2018.10.05} – 7.774 / 1.362.328
9) [NSW] Splatoon 2 (Nintendo) {2017.07.21} – 7.293 / 3.335.123
10) [NSW] Dr. Kawashima’s Brain Training for Nintendo Switch (Nintendo) {2019.12.27} – 6.394 / 171.725


Sadly for Nintendo, a coronavirus is still impacting placement of a strange Switch indication ensuing in a unsatisfactory 4,424 sales this week – utterly a contrariety from a 50,000+ totals we’re used to seeing. The Switch Lite is offered improved than common as a result, however. Here are this week’s figures, followed by lifetime sales in brackets:

Nintendo Switch: 4,424 (10,881,146)
PlayStation 4: 9,584 (7,425,829)
PlayStation 4 Pro: 4,187 (1,451,362)
Xbox One S: 60 (20,939)
Xbox One X: 29 (19,028)

Nintendo Switch Lite: 46,161 (1,470,226)
New Nintendo 2DS LL: 1,220 (1,115,440)
New Nintendo 3DS: 77 (5,886,567)

Last week’s charts

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

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