Media Create Sales: Week 30, 2012 (Jul 23 - Jul 29)

Chris1964

Sales-Age Genius
#1
Media Create Sales: Week 30, 2012 (Jul 23 - Jul 29)

01./00. [3DS] New Super Mario Bros. 2 <ACT> (Nintendo) {2012.07.28} (¥4.800) - 407.503 / NEW <41,56%>
02./00. [PS3] Persona 4: Arena <FTG> (Atlus) {2012.07.26} (¥7.329) - 128.485 / NEW
03./00. [PSP] Nayuta no Kiseki # <RPG> (Nihon Falcom) {2012.07.26} (¥6.090) - 74.860 / NEW
04./02. [NDS] Pokemon Black 2 / White 2 <RPG> (Pokemon Co.) {2012.06.23} (¥4.800) - 73.420 / 2.455.006 (-20%)
05./00. [PSP] Super Dangan-Ronpa 2: Sayonara Zetsubou Gakuen # <ADV> (Spike Chunsoft) {2012.07.26} (¥6.279) - 69.000 / NEW
06./00. [WII] Just Dance Wii 2 <ACT> (Nintendo) {2012.07.26} (¥5.800) - 60.121 / NEW
07./00. [3DS] Tohoku Daigaku Karei Igaku Kenkyuusho - Kawashima Ryuuta Kyouju Kanshuu - Mono Sugoku Nou o Kitaeru 5-Funkan no Oni Training <HOB> (Nintendo) {2012.07.28} (¥3.800) - 40.272 / NEW
08./04. [PSP] Digimon World Re:Digitize <RPG> (Bandai Namco Games) {2012.07.19} (¥5.230) - 31.037 / 116.854 (-64%)
09./01. [WII] Kirby's Dream Collection: Special Edition <ACT> (Nintendo) {2012.07.19} (¥3.800) - 29.367 / 129.653 (-71%)
10./00. [PS3] The Super Dimension Fortress Macross: Do You Remember Love - Hybrid Pack # <ETC> (Bandai Namco Games) {2012.07.26} (¥7.140) - 25.753 / NEW
11./03. [3DS] Rune Factory 4: A Fantasy Harvest Moon <SLG> (Marvelous Entertainment) {2012.07.19} (¥5.229) - 21.017 / 106.972 (-76%)
12./05. [PS3] Jikkyou Powerful Pro Baseball 2012 <SPT> (Konami) {2012.07.19} (¥6.980) - 20.948 / 83.688 (-67%)
13./00. [3DS] Kobitodzukan: Kobito Kansatsu Set <ETC> (Nippon Columbia) {2012.07.26} (¥5.040) - 20.625 / NEW
14./06. [3DS] Taiko no Tatsujin: Chibi Dragon to Fushigi na Orb <ACT> (Bandai Namco Games) {2012.07.12} (¥5.040) - 20.270 / 117.472 (-36%)
15./07. [PSP] Jikkyou Powerful Pro Baseball 2012 <SPT> (Konami) {2012.07.19} (¥5.250) - 12.666 / 40.808 (-55%)
16./13. [3DS] Dragon Quest Monsters: Terry's Wonderland 3D # <RPG> (Square Enix) {2012.05.31} (¥5.490) - 12.396 / 837.669 (-3%)
17./00. [PSP] Sangoku Koi Senki: Otome no Heihou! <ADV> (Prototype) {2012.07.26} (¥5.880) - 10.887 / NEW
18./00. [360] Persona 4: Arena <FTG> (Atlus) {2012.07.26} (¥7.329) - 9.801 / NEW
19./16. [3DS] Little Battlers eXperience: Explosive Boost <RPG> (Level 5) {2012.07.05} (¥4.400) - 9.642 / 92.392 (-6%)
20./14. [WII] Mario Party 9 <ETC> (Nintendo) {2012.04.26} (¥5.800) - 9.537 / 501.920 (-13%)
21./09. [PSP] Warriors Orochi 3 Special <ACT> (Koei Tecmo) {2012.07.19} (¥6.090)
22./21. [WII] Wii Sports Resort with Wii Remote Plus # <SPT> (Nintendo) {2010.11.11} (¥5.800)
23./17. [3DS] Tousouchuu: Shijou Saikyou no Hunter-Tachi Kara Nigekire! <ACT> (Bandai Namco Games) {2012.07.05} (¥5.040)
24./20. [3DS] Etrian Odyssey IV: Denshou no Kyojin <RPG> (Atlus) {2012.07.05} (¥6.279)
25./18. [PSP] Toriko: Gourmet Survival! 2 <ACT> (Bandai Namco Games) {2012.07.05} (¥5.230)
26./31. [3DS] Mario Kart 7 <RCE> (Nintendo) {2011.12.01} (¥4.800)
27./24. [3DS] Mario Tennis Open <SPT> (Nintendo) {2012.05.24} (¥4.800)
28./23. [3DS] Super Mario 3D Land # <ACT> (Nintendo) {2011.11.03} (¥4.800)
29./10. [PSV] Jikkyou Powerful Pro Baseball 2012 <SPT> (Konami) {2012.07.19} (¥6.480)
30./19. [3DS] Pocket Soccer League: Calciobit <SLG> (Nintendo) {2012.07.12} (¥4.800)
31./08. [PSP] New Class of Heroes Mono: Toki no Gakuen <RPG> (Acquire) {2012.07.19} (¥5.980)
32./39. [3DS] Monster Hunter 3G # <ACT> (Capcom) {2011.12.10} (¥5.800)
33./44. [3DS] DoraKazu: Nobita no Suuji Daibouken <EDU> (Shogakukan) {2012.07.19} (¥4.800)
34./22. [PS3] Assassin's Creed I + II Welcome Pack <ACT> (Ubisoft) {2012.07.19} (¥2.940)
35./29. [PSV] Persona 4 Golden <RPG> (Atlus) {2012.06.14} (¥7.329)
36./25. [PS3] Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Future Soldier <ACT> (Ubisoft) {2012.07.05} (¥7.770)
37./00. [3DS] Cave Story 3D <ACT> (Nippon Ichi Software) {2012.07.26} (¥5.040)
38./11. [PSP] Record of Agarest War Mariage # <RPG> (Compile Heart) {2012.07.19} (¥6.090)
39./30. [WII] Taiko no Tatsujin Wii: Definitive Edition # <ACT> (Bandai Namco Games) {2011.11.23} (¥5.040)
40./28. [PS3] Tokyo Jungle <ADV> (Sony Computer Entertainment) {2012.06.07} (¥4.980)
41./33. [3DS] Culdcept <TBL> (Nintendo) {2012.06.28} (¥4.800)
42./37. [WII] Wii Party # <ETC> (Nintendo) {2010.07.08} (¥4.800)
43./00. [PS3] Dynasty Warriors: Strikeforce 2 HD Version <ACT> (Koei Tecmo) {2012.07.26} (¥4.178)
44./12. [PSP] Toki no Kizuna # <ADV> (Idea Factory) {2012.07.19} (¥6.090)
45./34. [WII] Just Dance Wii <ACT> (Nintendo) {2011.10.13} (¥5.800)
46./15. [PSP] Ailu de Puzzle <PZL> (Capcom) {2012.07.19} (¥2.990)
47./35. [WII] Kirby's Return to Dream Land <ACT> (Nintendo) {2011.10.27} (¥5.800)
48./47. [3DS] Mario & Sonic at the London 2012 Olympic Games <SPT> (Nintendo) {2012.03.01} (¥4.800)
49./36. [PSV] Metal Gear Solid HD Edition <ADV> (Konami) {2012.06.28} (¥4.980)
50./00. [3DS] Fire Emblem: Awakening <SLG> (Nintendo) {2012.04.19} (¥4.800)

Top 50

3DS - 19
PSP - 11
WII - 8
PS3 - 7
PSV - 3
360 - 1
NDS - 1

SOFTWARE
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|System | This Week  | Last Week  | Last Year  |     YTD    |  Last YTD  |
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|  ALL  |  1.435.406 |    947.000 |    817.000 | 27.480.000 | 24.751.000 |
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HARDWARE
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|System | This Week  | Last Week  | Last Year  |     YTD    |  Last YTD  |     LTD     |
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| 3DS # |    229.635 |     44.399 |     16.415 |  2.510.363 |  1.306.156 |   6.792.506 |
|  PS3  |     15.916 |     15.214 |     20.704 |    697.048 |    717.299 |   8.333.433 |
| PSP # |     12.989 |     13.058 |     36.666 |    491.732 |  1.247.714 |  19.221.116 |
|  PSV  |     10.846 |     11.932 |            |    414.716 |            |     854.702 |
|  WII  |     10.170 |      9.002 |     18.232 |    287.963 |    390.367 |  12.451.184 |
| NDS # |      1.178 |      1.343 |     10.030 |     50.688 |    535.263 |  32.859.174 |
|  PS2  |        994 |      1.093 |      1.594 |     35.045 |     46.763 |  21.809.152 |
|  360  |        948 |        865 |      1.616 |     43.002 |     71.315 |   1.579.047 |
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|  ALL  |    282.676 |     96.906 |    105.257 |  4.530.557 |  4.314.877 | 103.900.314 |
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| 3DSLL |    187.480 |            |            |    187.480 |            |     187.480 |
|  3DS  |     42.155 |     44.399 |     16.415 |  2.322.883 |  1.306.156 |   6.605.026 |
| DSiLL |        543 |        637 |      5.267 |     28.478 |    275.397 |   2.322.797 |
|  DSi  |        635 |        706 |      4.625 |     22.210 |    240.368 |   5.856.260 |
|  PSP  |     12.989 |     13.058 |     36.659 |    491.732 |  1.232.283 |  19.045.129 |
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Famitsu Sales: Week 31, 2012 (Jul 23 - Jul 29)

01./00. [3DS] New Super Mario Bros. 2 <ACT> (Nintendo) {2012.07.28} (¥4.800) - 430.185 / NEW
02./00. [PS3] Persona 4: Arena <FTG> (Atlus) {2012.07.26} (¥7.329) - 117.318 / NEW
03./00. [PSP] Nayuta no Kiseki # <RPG> (Nihon Falcom) {2012.07.26} (¥6.090) - 83.836 / NEW
04./00. [WII] Just Dance Wii 2 <ACT> (Nintendo) {2012.07.26} (¥5.800) - 61.382 / NEW
05./03. [NDS] Pokemon Black 2 / White 2 <RPG> (Pokemon Co.) {2012.06.23} (¥4.800) - 61.116 / 2.474.123 (-25%)
06./00. [PSP] Super Dangan-Ronpa 2: Sayonara Zetsubou Gakuen # <ADV> (Spike Chunsoft) {2012.07.26} (¥6.279) - 59.112 / NEW
07./00. [3DS] Tohoku Daigaku Karei Igaku Kenkyuusho - Kawashima Ryuuta Kyouju Kanshuu - Mono Sugoku Nou o Kitaeru 5-Funkan no Oni Training <EDU> (Nintendo) {2012.07.28} (¥3.800) - 46.528 / NEW
08./01. [WII] Kirby's Dream Collection: Special Edition <ACT> (Nintendo) {2012.07.19} (¥3.800) - 31.324 / 131.720 (-69%)
09./04. [PSP] Digimon World Re:Digitize <RPG> (Bandai Namco Games) {2012.07.19} (¥5.230) - 29.877 / 103.345 (-59%)
10./00. [3DS] Kobitodzukan: Kobito Kansatsu Set <SLG> (Nippon Columbia) {2012.07.26} (¥5.040) - 26.146 / NEW
11./05. [PS3] Jikkyou Powerful Pro Baseball 2012 <SPT> (Konami) {2012.07.19} (¥6.980) - 24.163 / 87.509 (-62%)
12./00. [PS3] The Super Dimension Fortress Macross: Do You Remember Love - Hybrid Pack # <ETC> (Bandai Namco Games) {2012.07.26} (¥7.140) - 22.479 / NEW
13./06. [3DS] Taiko no Tatsujin: Chibi Dragon to Fushigi na Orb <ACT> (Bandai Namco Games) {2012.07.12} (¥5.040) - 21.594 / 116.867 (-32%)
14./02. [3DS] Rune Factory 4: A Fantasy Harvest Moon <SLG> (Marvelous Entertainment) {2012.07.19} (¥5.229) - 18.813 / 107.513 (-79%)
15./07. [PSP] Jikkyou Powerful Pro Baseball 2012 <SPT> (Konami) {2012.07.19} (¥5.250) - 13.144 / 39.609 (-50%)
16./00. [PSP] Sangoku Koi Senki: Otome no Heihou! <ADV> (Prototype) {2012.07.26} (¥5.880) - 10.738 / NEW
17./14. [3DS] Dragon Quest Monsters: Terry's Wonderland 3D # <RPG> (Square Enix) {2012.05.31} (¥5.490) - 10.230 / 848.817 (+0%)
18./13. [3DS] Little Battlers eXperience: Explosive Boost <RPG> (Level 5) {2012.07.05} (¥4.400) - 10.082 / 96.196 (-9%)
19./08. [PSP] Warriors Orochi 3 Special <ACT> (Koei Tecmo) {2012.07.19} (¥6.090) - 9.521 / 34.039 (-61%)
20./00. [360] Persona 4: Arena <FTG> (Atlus) {2012.07.26} (¥7.329) - 9.346 / NEW
21./17. [WII] Mario Party 9 <ETC> (Nintendo) {2012.04.26} (¥5.800) - 8.417 / 494.595 (-7%)
22./20. [WII] Wii Sports Resort # <SPT> (Nintendo) {2009.06.25} (¥4.800) - 8.112 / 2.934.504 (+18%)
23./28. [3DS] Monster Hunter 3G # <ACT> (Capcom) {2011.12.10} (¥5.800) - 7.478 / 1.503.560 (+63%)
24./18. [3DS] Tousouchuu: Shijou Saikyou no Hunter-Tachi Kara Nigekire! <ACT> (Bandai Namco Games) {2012.07.05} (¥5.040) - 6.585 / 47.504 (-27%)
25./21. [3DS] Mario Tennis Open <SPT> (Nintendo) {2012.05.24} (¥4.800) - 6.488 / 270.026 (-3%)
26./30. [3DS] Mario Kart 7 <RCE> (Nintendo) {2011.12.01} (¥4.800) - 6.262 / 1.770.635 (+61%)
27./16. [PSP] Toriko: Gourmet Survival! 2 <ACT> (Bandai Namco Games) {2012.07.05} (¥5.230) - 6.238 / 74.862 (-32%)
28./24. [3DS] Super Mario 3D Land # <ACT> (Nintendo) {2011.11.03} (¥4.800) - 5.690 / 1.665.953 (+1%)
29./09. [PSP] New Class of Heroes Mono: Toki no Gakuen <RPG> (Acquire) {2012.07.19} (¥5.980) - 5.324 / 26.778 (-75%)
30./19. [3DS] Pocket Soccer League: Calciobit <SLG> (Nintendo) {2012.07.12} (¥4.800) - 5.259 / 39.416 (-35%)

Top 30

3DS - 13
PSP - 8
WII - 4
PS3 - 3
360 - 1
NDS - 1

HARDWARE
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|System | This Week  | Last Week  | Last Year  |     YTD    |  Last YTD  |     LTD     |
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| 3DS # |    235.974 |     44.202 |     15.819 |  2.663.554 |  1.302.804 |   6.799.293 |
|  PS3  |     18.160 |     16.232 |     21.324 |    775.771 |    728.603 |   8.192.919 |
| PSP # |     14.029 |     13.199 |     33.582 |    560.819 |  1.215.740 |  18.797.927 |
|  WII  |     10.549 |      8.729 |     17.066 |    305.050 |    486.119 |  12.472.793 |
|  PSV  |      9.081 |     10.103 |            |    418.411 |            |     821.205 |
|  360  |        632 |        594 |      1.957 |     37.293 |     77.574 |   1.558.031 |
| NDS # |        496 |        545 |      6.592 |     22.822 |    649.532 |  32.858.324 |
|  PS2  |        439 |        414 |      1.046 |     15.883 |     40.381 |  21.970.174 |
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|  ALL  |    289.360 |     94.018 |     97.386 |  4.799.603 |  4.500.753 | 103.470.666 |
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| 3DSLL |    193.441 |            |            |    193.441 |            |     193.441 |
|  3DS  |     42.533 |     44.202 |     15.819 |  2.470.113 |  1.302.804 |   6.605.852 |
|  DSi  |        496 |        545 |      6.467 |     22.822 |    623.603 |   8.268.020 |
|  PSP  |     14.029 |     13.199 |     33.524 |    560.819 |  1.195.983 |  18.637.352 |
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Media Create Sales: Week 29, 2012 (Jul 16 - Jul 22)
 
#6
Impressive that the 3DS barely dropped when the LL appeared; it appear that the LL isn't cannibalising sales of the original.

I'll be interested to see the top 50 when it appears, I'm curious if the LL has also resulted in a surge of the less successful titles.

Edit: In fact: none of the Trinity?
 

Mpl90

Two copies sold? That's not a bomb guys, stop trolling!!!
#7
12./05. [PS3] Jikkyou Powerful Pro Baseball 2012 <SPT> (Konami) {2012.07.19} (¥6.980) - 20.948 / 83.688 (-67%)
15./07. [PSP] Jikkyou Powerful Pro Baseball 2012 <SPT> (Konami) {2012.07.19} (¥5.250) - 12.666 / 40.808 (-55%)

Woooooow.
 
#9
The Persona 4 brand is a fucking monster. Those are fucking solid sales for a 2D fighting game spin off.

DYRL sales are really, really disappointing. It's a long awaited remaster of a classic film, and it only sold 25k? I wonder if Bandai admitting that the source material has been "modified" (read: censored) in remastering process affected sales...
 
#10
Persona sold about what I expected. Did pretty well, I guess.

Unfortunate for Atlus that a brand new game only sells a fraction more than Golden though.
 
#13
Impressive that the 3DS barely dropped when the LL appeared; it appear that the LL isn't cannibalising sales of the original.

I'll be interested to see the top 50 when it appears, I'm curious if the LL has also resulted in a surge of the less successful titles.
I would assume the effect of the LL can't be seen as good until the first full week. I'm really curious about the second week sales of it, too.

Either way, 3DS' sales dropped by 20k 2 weeks before the LL released. It might've been related to that.
 
#20
If i remember correctly 120k for Persona 4 Arena makes it one of best selling fightning games this generation ?
Pretty much. Other than party games like Smash Brothers, this is pretty much going to be the best selling core fighting game in Japan this generation I think. It should outsell Street Fighter IV by next week.
 
#21
Such an split market. You'd think the PSP would be dead by now but it is still selling tons of software.

Oni Training bomba? Maybe it will keep selling forever, dunno if that market is still there.
 

Mpl90

Two copies sold? That's not a bomb guys, stop trolling!!!
#32
JUst how stupid Famitsu is? Thay changed hw format again and conbined 3DS hw sales
Going through Google translator, it seems they had problems with the graph, so this is why hardwares are presented in this way.
 
#34
Vita sub 10k in Famitsu. Demon Training sales are eh.... NSMB2 sales I'll wait for this week to judge. If it hold stable than good, if it drops pretty hard that would be bad.
 
#37
This is going to have some nice legs.


It's ok-ish as long as it doesn't go below 10k. :p
It's not ok-ish. It's horrible-ish. What's the difference between 9999 system sold and 10846? Nothing. 10k is just a psychological barrier. Selling at a pace of 40k-50k monthly is really bad no matter how you slice it.
 

Mpl90

Two copies sold? That's not a bomb guys, stop trolling!!!
#44
Vita sub 10k in Famitsu. Demon Training sales are eh.... NSMB2 sales I'll wait for this week to judge. If it hold stable than good, if it drops pretty hard that would be bad.
I wouldn't be worried for NSMB2 at all. Having a 2 days first week instead of 4 days, when the game is one of those selling a lot in the days right after the launch, has an effect in sales.

It's even more true for Oni Training, but that's surely a game which must be seen in the long time, to understand many things.
 
#45
Is there any indication as to whether or not NSMB2 and Oni Training include download card sales?
http://www.famitsu.com/news/201208/01019063.html

Price information for both have the "&#21508;" qualifier, indicating multiple SKUs. Titles with only one SKU don't have that.

As for Media Create, we'll have to wait until they post their comments on their site, I imagine.


JUst how stupid Famitsu is? Thay changed hw format again and conbined 3DS hw sales
Yeah, I'd rather have 1 week late sales with better information. =\
 
#48
Well it's really either Vita or 3DS, since it's a portable version of Persona 4. Would it have sold less on the 3DS? I guess we'll never know.
I derped there. I was thinking he meant if it was a HD re-release on 360 or PS3.

Yeah, if it was on 3DS it would have been pretty interesting to see the sales.