Friday, December 3rd, 2021

Japan Chart: Shin Megami Tensei V goes straight to No. 1

Famitsu’s Japanese chart numbers are currently in the week leading up to November 14th, indicating that Shin Megami Tensei V was number one at launch.

The game sold 143,247 physical copies on the first weekend, Mario Party Superstars take second place and dodge Dragon Quest X: Tensei no Eiyuu-tachi Online Released on both Switch and PS4.

Switch games make up eight of the top ten this week, with lots of console evergreen titles closing the list.

The top 10 are: (First number is estimated sales for this week, then total sales):


  1. [NSW] Shin Megami Tensei V (Atlus, 11/11/21) – 143,247 (new)
  2. [NSW] Mario Party Superstars (Nintendo, 21/10/29) – 45,045 (289,700)
  3. [NSW] Dragon Quest X: Tensei no Eiyuu-tachi Online (Square Enix, 11/11/21) – 22,702 (new)
  4. [NSW] Ring Fit Adventure (Nintendo, 19/10/18) – 12,921 (2,909,153)
  5. [PS4] Dragon Quest X: Tensei no Eiyuu-tachi Online (Square Enix, 11/11/21) – 11,791 (new)
  6. [PS4] Call of Duty: Vanguard (SIE, 05/11/21)-11.719 (40.040)
  7. [NSW] Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo, 03/20/20) – 9,286 (6,934,540)
  8. [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo, April 28, 2017) – 8,886 (4,132,260)
  9. [NSW] Minecraft (Microsoft, June 21, 2018) – 8,798 (2,269,592)
  10. [NSW] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (Nintendo, December 7, 2018) – 8,608 (4,498,118)

Switch dominates the hardware charts this week as well, maintaining these first, second, and third spots. Here are the numbers for this week and the lifetime sales in parentheses:

  1. Switch – 46,547 (17,393,948)
  2. Switch OLED model – 23,708 (308,205)
  3. Switch Lite – 17,012 (4,156,839)
  4. PlayStation 5 – 4,606 (984,266)
  5. Xbox Series S-2,243 (50,999)
  6. PlayStation 4 – 1,399 (7,818,625)
  7. New 2DS LL (including 2DS) – 417 (1,176,988)
  8. Xbox Series X-350 (67,716)
  9. PlayStation 5 Digital Edition – 304 (188,672)

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