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Japan: Here’s The Best-Selling Games Of 2017

You may be wondering which games were the best-sellers last year in Japan. Well, today we have the answer. It was Pokemon Ultra Sun & Pokemon Ultra Moon for the Nintendo 3DS which took the top spot, according to data compiled by Famitsu. Here’s the rest of the best-sellers for 2017 in Japan:

  1. Pokémon Ultra Sun Moon (3DS) – 2,003,607
  2. Splatoon 2 (Switch) – 1,752,096
  3. Dragon Quest XI: Sugisarishi Toki o Motomete (3DS) – 1,744,603
  4. Monster Hunter XX (3DS) – 1,684,991
  5. Dragon Quest XI: Sugisarishi Toki o Motomete (PS4) – 1,336,180
  6. Super Mario Odyssey (Switch) – 1,324,280
  7. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Switch) – 1,103,744
  8. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Switch) – 688,044
  9. Pokémon Sun Moon (3DS) 576,506
  10. Super Mario Maker for Nintendo 3DS (3DS) – 423,073

Notes: numbers from 26 December 2016 – 31 December 2017 and collated using Famitsu data and including all retail sales (including download cards) but excluding eShop sales.


5 thoughts on “Japan: Here’s The Best-Selling Games Of 2017”

  1. The fact that XX outsold World in Japan and everywhere else while dumbass Capcom kept the localized version from release and still do is just staggering.

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