Media Create Sales: Week 21, 2015 (May 18 - May 24)

Aug 26, 2005
4,504
0
0
44
Japan
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Tsutaya's prediction for June:

1. Fire Emblem if White (3DS) [more pre-orders because it's easier than the Dark version]
2. Persona 4 Dancing All Night (Vita)
3. Dragon Ball Z Ultra Ultimate Fighter (3DS)
4. Rhythm Heaven The Best + (3DS)
5. Fire Emblem if Dark (3DS)
6. Final Fantasy 14 (PS3)
7. Fire Emblem if Special Edition (3DS)
8. PoPoLoCrois Harvest Moon (3DS)
9. Final Fantasy 14 (PS4)
10. Girls Mode 3 (3DS)

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so Tsutaya expects Minecraft will sell less than Girl's Mode 3

interesting
 
May 23, 2014
12,784
0
0
who will win?

Splatoon or Bloodborne (FW)
Does digital count? Here is Bloodborne's FW retail for reference:

01./00. [PS4] Bloodborne # <RPG> (Sony Computer Entertainment) {2015.03.26} (¥7.452) - 152.567 / NEW

I'd say Splatoon just a little above it. I'm a bit optimistic about Splatoon's FW :p
 
after that yellow electric mouse another King is dead...

videogame industry is terrible :'(
Hino, only you can save the videogame industry. Give us another japanese red cat in NX, please. ;)

who will win?

Splatoon or Bloodborne (FW)
Of course Splatoon. I can perfectly smell that +160k FW. No jokes.
 

L~A

Member
Jan 19, 2013
12,188
0
0
Btw, has my poison finally worked and killed Chris? I'd like to update the opening with all the numbers...

If he doesn't, i'll do it tomorrow after the new numbers come out.
Looks like your poison was so effective, it even killed the person in charge of updating Media Create's English website :p

Leaks are out

Trying to figure out
Please work your magic :)
 
Mar 9, 2012
3,567
0
445
Spain
This week is really difficult.

145
I think we're talking about One

17000
Maybe Wii U

40000
This is almost confirmed is Miku

40000/X
4000 sales? Maybe is Psycho Pass

I missed Splatoon?

-.-

Any idea crinale? XD
 

L~A

Member
Jan 19, 2013
12,188
0
0
This week is really difficult.

145
I think we're talking about One

17000
Maybe Wii U

40000
This is almost confirmed is Miku
Those sound about right. 17k for Wii U would actually be pretty good (aka. better than I expected).

No idea about the last one... what does the X mean?
 

L~A

Member
Jan 19, 2013
12,188
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I don't know what the X means (ten?, xbox sales? xenoblade?...)
And I don't know what game/hardware is refering to
Hmm...

Maybe 40000/X actually is 40 000 / 10, so 4000.

Downtown Nekketsu Jidaigeki, maybe? How much did the other Kunio-kun game sell in the past few years? Or maybe it's that Cross Ange game, as mentionned by Kresnik258.
 
Mar 9, 2012
3,567
0
445
Spain
Hmm...

Maybe 40000/X actually is 40 000 / 10, so 4000.

Downtown Nekketsu Jidaigeki, maybe? How much did the other Kunio-kun game sell in the past few years? Or maybe it's that Cross Ange game, as mentionned by Kresnik258.
I think is Psycho Pass (there's the Katakata &#12497;&#12540;&#12473; on the link). But 4000 seems too high
 

Aostia

El Capitan Todd
Sep 2, 2011
18,552
3
0
Splatoon was almost as popular as Super Smash Bros for Wii U. High demand and sold out across the country.

Wii U hardware sales were almost 3 times higher than last week.


I've read the spoiler, but just to provide some data: Smash debuted on MC with 227k, while last week the Wii U sold 7,6k units for MC.
Would that means that we will see a 200k debut for Splatoon and the Wii U around 20k? I'd say...no. They both will be lower than that, maybe slighlty, but lower in any case.
 
Jun 3, 2014
4,972
0
0
I've read the spoiler, but just to provide some data: Smash debuted on MC with 227k, while last week the Wii U sold 7,6k units for MC.
Would that means that we will see a 200k debut for Splatoon and the Wii U around 20k? I'd say...no. They both will be lower than that, maybe slighlty, but lower in any case.
This is my prediction 200k for Splatoon, 20k for WiiU
 
Aug 4, 2005
2,174
0
1,125
I've read the spoiler, but just to provide some data: Smash debuted on MC with 227k, while last week the Wii U sold 7,6k units for MC.
Would that means that we will see a 200k debut for Splatoon and the Wii U around 20k? I'd say...no. They both will be lower than that, maybe slighlty, but lower in any case.
In Tsutaya's stores. Tsutaya != Japan, you can't extrapolate that (but it could be a good indicator).
 
Aug 14, 2014
195
0
0
This week is really difficult.

145
I think we're talking about One

17000
Maybe Wii U

40000
This is almost confirmed is Miku

40000/X
4000 sales? Maybe is Psycho Pass

I missed Splatoon?

-.-

Any idea crinale? XD
17K would also be an almost exactly 75% drop for the Witcher 3. Probably less likely than the WiiU, but it was predicted to third and that seems like a plausible number.
 
Apr 5, 2006
46,932
1
0
after that yellow electric mouse another King is dead...

videogame industry is terrible :'(
09./09. [3DS] Pokemon Omega Ruby / Alpha Sapphire <RPG> (Pokemon Co.) {2014.11.21} (¥4.937) - 4.081 / 2.626.570
16./13. [3DS] Yo-kai Watch 2: Shin Uchi <RPG> (Level 5) {2014.12.13} (¥4.968) - 2.280 / 2.608.486

Hmm...
 
Aug 14, 2014
195
0
0
Witcher should have a bigger drop than that shouldnt it?
If it were a JRPG probably around 81%or so, but Western games in Japan seem to have generally had somewhat longer legs(see GTA5) it reviewed well, there were shortages, and the high digital attach rate, supposedly 20-30%, speaks of unfulfilled demand. Plus that 92% attach rate.

I think that is probably on the higher end of its likely sales but definitely plausible. Also it is not as if Splatoon is directly competing with it. What else is out right now on the PS4?
 

Aostia

El Capitan Todd
Sep 2, 2011
18,552
3
0
In Tsutaya's stores. Tsutaya != Japan, you can't extrapolate that (but it could be a good indicator).
that's why I've written: "I've read the spoiler, but just to give share some data". I'm not projecting Tsutaya into the entire market, in fact I've stated that I'm not expecting so high numbers, but lower.

So you've bumped it up a bit since your last prediction, I think could be 200k but obviously depends how much it shipped
Well, I have to admit that the early reports are pretty positive, so I think that my prediction could be more in line than my previous one.
 

Aostia

El Capitan Todd
Sep 2, 2011
18,552
3
0
maybe the leaked 145 is 145k for Splatoon, that would mean a 90%+ ST of the first shipment, leaked by the same source.
Maybe we are messing around with shipments/tracking.