Media Create Sales: Week 8, 2012 (Feb 20 - Feb 26)

Chris1964

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Media Create Sales: Week 8, 2012 (Feb 20 - Feb 26)

01./00. [PSP] Tales of the Heroes: Twin Brave # <ACT> (Bandai Namco Games) {2012.02.23} (¥6.280) - 85.309 / NEW <69,47%>
02./00. [3DS] Harvest Moon: The Land of Origin <SLG> (Marvelous AQL) {2012.02.23} (¥5.040) - 81.131 / NEW <74,23%>
03./00. [PS3] Naruto Shippuden: Narutimate Storm Generation <FTG> (Bandai Namco Games) {2012.02.23} (¥7.330) - 65.758 / NEW
04./00. [PSP] I Don't Have Many Friends Portable # <ADV> (Bandai Namco Games) {2012.02.23} (¥6.800) - 56.969 / NEW
05./00. [PS3] Asura's Wrath <ACT> (Capcom) {2012.02.23} (¥6.990) - 30.308 / NEW
06./00. [PSP] Nendoroid Generation # <RPG> (Bandai Namco Games) {2012.02.23} (¥6.280) - 21.991 / NEW
07./05. [3DS] Super Mario 3D Land <ACT> (Nintendo) {2011.11.03} (¥4.800) - 21.400 / 1.370.176 (+20%)
08./04. [3DS] Mario Kart 7 <RCE> (Nintendo) {2011.12.01} (¥4.800) - 20.744 / 1.527.266 (-6%)
09./06. [3DS] Monster Hunter 3G # <ACT> (Capcom) {2011.12.10} (¥5.800) - 17.841 / 1.267.675 (+2%)
10./00. [PS3] The Idolmaster: Gravure For You! Vol.5 <ETC> (Bandai Namco Games) {2012.02.23} (¥9.980) - 17.038 / NEW
11./02. [PS3] Binary Domain <ACT> (Sega) {2012.02.16} (¥8.390) - 14.905 / 88.589 (-80%)
12./00. [PSP] Harukanaru Toki no Naka de 5: Kazahanaki # <ADV> (Koei Tecmo) {2012.02.23} (¥5.040) - 12.630 / NEW
13./08. [3DS] Resident Evil: Revelations <ADV> (Capcom) {2012.01.26} (¥5.990) - 12.210 / 244.116 (-22%)
14./00. [PS3] Touch, Shot! Love Application # <ADV> (Compile Heart) {2012.02.23} (¥7.329) - 11.077 / NEW
15./03. [3DS] Theatrhythm Final Fantasy <ACT> (Square Enix) {2012.02.16} (¥6.090) - 10.786 / 77.993 (-84%)
16./00. [PS3] Gal Gun # <ACT> (Alchemist) {2012.02.23} (¥7.140) - 9.002 / NEW
17./01. [3DS] New Love Plus # <ETC> (Konami) {2012.02.14} (¥6.980) - 8.644 / 113.613 (-92%)
18./07. [PSP] Samurai Warriors 3 Z Special <ACT> (Koei Tecmo) {2012.02.16} (¥6.090) - 8.178 / 25.303 (-52%)
19./00. [PSP] Moujuutsukai to Oujisama: Snow Bride Portable # <ADV> (Idea Factory) {2012.02.23} (¥5.040) - 8.044 / NEW
20./09. [PSP] Suikoden: Tsumugareshi Hyakunen no Toki <RPG> (Konami) {2012.02.09} (¥5.980) - 7.607 / 83.086 (-44%)
21./14. [WII] Just Dance Wii <ACT> (Nintendo) {2011.10.13} (¥5.800)
22./13. [PS3] Gran Turismo 5 Spec II <RCE> (Sony Computer Entertainment) {2012.02.02} (¥4.980)
23./17. [3DS] Inazuma Eleven Go: Shine / Dark <RPG> (Level 5) {2011.12.15} (¥5.800)
24./10. [PSV] Gravity Rush <ADV> (Sony Computer Entertainment) {2012.02.09} (¥5.980)
25./18. [PSP] Monster Hunter Freedom 3 (PSP the Best) <ACT> (Capcom) {2011.09.22} (¥2.990)
26./20. [3DS] Nintendogs + Cats: French Bulldog / Shiba / Toy Poodle & New Friends <ETC> (Nintendo) {2011.02.26} (¥4.800)
27./00. [PSV] Ninja Gaiden &#931; Plus <ACT> (Koei Tecmo) {2012.02.23} (¥6.090)
28./19. [WII] Wii Sports Resort with Wii Remote Plus # <SPT> (Nintendo) {2010.11.11} (¥5.800)
29./00. [PSP] 12-Ji no Kane to Cinderella: Halloween Wedding # <ADV> (QuinRose) {2012.02.23} (¥6.300)
30./21. [WII] Mario Kart Wii <RCE> (Nintendo) {2008.04.10} (¥5.800)
31./23. [WII] Wii Party # <ETC> (Nintendo) {2010.07.08} (¥4.800)
32./27. [WII] Kirby's Return to Dream Land <ACT> (Nintendo) {2011.10.27} (¥5.800)
33./24. [PS3] Final Fantasy XIII-2 # <RPG> (Square Enix) {2011.12.15} (¥7.980)
34./28. [NDS] Pokemon Black / White # <RPG> (Pokemon Co.) {2010.09.18} (¥4.800)
35./22. [PSV] Ragnarok Odyssey <ACT> (GungHo Online Entertainment) {2012.02.02} (¥5.985)
36./00. [WII] Itadaki Street Wii <TBL> (Square Enix) {2011.12.01} (¥6.090)
37./16. [PS3] Armored Core V <ACT> (From Software) {2012.01.26} (¥7.800)
38./34. [PSP] World Soccer Winning Eleven 2012 <SPT> (Konami) {2011.11.03} (¥4.980)
39./00. [PSP] Ore wa Shoujo Mangaka <ACT> (Giza10) {2012.02.23} (¥6.090)
40./11. [3DS] Tekken 3D: Prime Edition <FTG> (Bandai Namco Games) {2012.02.16} (¥5.800)
41./30. [PS3] Resident Evil 5: Gold Edition (PlayStation 3 the Best) # <ADV> (Capcom) {2010.11.11} (¥2.990)
42./33. [PS3] World Soccer Winning Eleven 2012 <SPT> (Konami) {2011.10.06} (¥7.980)
43./00. [360] Asura's Wrath <ACT> (Capcom) {2012.02.23} (¥6.990)
44./37. [WII] New Super Mario Bros. Wii <ACT> (Nintendo) {2009.12.03} (¥5.800)
45./47. [WII] Mario & Sonic at the London 2012 Olympic Games <SPT> (Nintendo) {2011.12.08} (¥5.800)
46./35. [PS3] Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 - Dubbed Edition <ACT> (Square Enix) {2011.12.22} (¥7.980)
47./36. [WII] Taiko no Tatsujin Wii: Definitive Edition # <ACT> (Bandai Namco Games) {2011.11.23} (¥5.040)
48./12. [3DS] Zero Escape: Virtue's Last Reward <ADV> (Chunsoft) {2012.02.16} (¥6.090)
49./00. [PSP] Sharin no Kuni, Himawari no Shoujo # <ADV> (5pb.) {2012.02.23} (¥6.090)
50./31. [3DS] Rhythm Thief & the Emperor's Treasure <ACT> (Sega) {2012.01.19} (¥6.090)

Top 50

3DS - 12
PS3 - 12
PSP - 12
WII - 9
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  |    919.000 |    771.000 |  1.572.324 |  7.459.000 |  8.407.918 |
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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  |     76.322 |     94.667 |    374.764 |    820.801 |    374.764 |   5.102.944 |
|  PS3  |     27.111 |     21.993 |     23.654 |    243.269 |    241.251 |   7.879.654 |
| PSP # |     15.928 |     14.824 |     49.031 |    189.219 |    387.076 |  18.918.603 |
|  PSV  |     11.186 |     12.309 |            |    150.012 |            |     589.998 |
|  WII  |      7.878 |      7.874 |     12.159 |    117.045 |    166.213 |  12.280.266 |
| NDS # |      1.639 |      1.557 |     17.558 |     20.760 |    247.007 |  32.829.246 |
|  360  |      1.508 |        983 |      3.366 |     12.092 |     22.295 |   1.548.137 |
|  PS2  |      1.269 |      1.433 |      1.773 |      8.127 |     15.148 |  21.782.234 |
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|  ALL  |    142.841 |    155.640 |    482.305 |  1.561.325 |  1.453.754 | 100.931.082 |
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| DSiLL |        977 |        901 |      9.093 |     11.791 |    127.939 |   2.306.110 |
|  DSi  |        662 |        656 |      7.802 |      8.969 |    106.320 |   5.843.019 |
|  PSP  |     15.928 |     14.824 |     47.955 |    189.219 |    377.500 |  18.742.616 |
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Media Create Sales: Week 7, 2012 (Feb 13 - Feb 19)
 
Aug 3, 2009
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07./05. [3DS] Super Mario 3D Land <ACT> (Nintendo) {2011.11.03} (¥4.800) - 21.400 / 1.370.176 (+20%)
08./04. [3DS] Mario Kart 7 <RCE> (Nintendo) {2011.12.01} (¥4.800) - 20.744 / 1.527.266 (-6%)
09./06. [3DS] Monster Hunter 3G # <ACT> (Capcom) {2011.12.10} (¥5.800) - 17.841 / 1.267.675 (+2%)

The trinity remains umbothered and selling more than in the previous week.

What kind of mess.
 

Dash Kappei

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Damn, you can feel Asura's wrath!


Vita keeps dat journey to hell


Holy legs ma triumvirate!
07./05. [3DS] Super Mario 3D Land <ACT> (Nintendo) {2011.11.03} (¥4.800) - 21.400 / 1.370.176 (+20%)
08./04. [3DS] Mario Kart 7 <RCE> (Nintendo) {2011.12.01} (¥4.800) - 20.744 / 1.527.266 (-6%)
09./06. [3DS] Monster Hunter 3G # <ACT> (Capcom) {2011.12.10} (¥5.800) - 17.841 / 1.267.675 (+2%)

Shortages? Or Chris was right?
17./01. [3DS] New Love Plus # <ETC> (Konami) {2012.02.14} (¥6.980) - 8.644 / 113.613 (-92%)
 
Nov 25, 2010
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Vita holding above 10k. Hurray?

Lots of new PS3 and PSP software. IMO Sony should've launched the Vita in Japan last. PSP is still pretty healthy.

New Love Plus had a huge drop off. Yikes.

Theatrhythm was supply-constrained, so it should bounce back.
 
Feb 15, 2011
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Word-of-mouth going around on New Love Plus was horrible, not surprised with that. I personally saw stacks of used copies of it in many different stores just a few days after release. (Which is not odd in itself in Japan, but odd for a game in this genre)

Theatrhythm was still hard to find through most of the week, but I wonder if at this point the supply constraint will have collapsed a lot of the sales they would have gotten otherwise.
 
May 2, 2008
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Dat PSP lighting up the software charts

Gravity Daze :(

Totallly agree that PSV should have released in Japan last, PSP is still moving software to be a viable new purchase for consumers, PSV looks pretty unappealing in this way

Oh well, I'm sure the fortunes will change once more software is revealed
 
#31
Theatrhythm was still hard to find through most of the week, but I wonder if at this point the supply constraint will have collapsed a lot of the sales they would have gotten otherwise.
Does anyone know many games have significantly recovered from this situation, and what was their general level of profile (in terms of sales)?
 
Dec 30, 2011
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15./03. [3DS] Theatrhythm Final Fantasy <ACT> (Square Enix) {2012.02.16} (¥6.090) - 10.786 / 77.993 (-84%)

17./01. [3DS] New Love Plus # <ETC> (Konami) {2012.02.14} (¥6.980) - 8.644 / 113.613 (-92%)

Yikes.
Theatrhythm might be due to supply constraint, hard to tell until the next shipment comes out.

Pros:
Harvest Moon and Tales of the Heroes did really well
Bandai Namco has all their games doing pretty well
3DS still doing well, nice jump for PSP numbers

Cons:
Asura's BOMBA
Vita hardware and software sales
Love Plus and Theatrhythm massive drop, possibly supply constraint for T:FF but does Love PLus have an excuse?
 
Apr 22, 2007
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Dat PSP lighting up the software charts

Gravity Daze :(

Totallly agree that PSV should have released in Japan last, PSP is still moving software to be a viable new purchase for consumers, PSV looks pretty unappealing in this way

Oh well, I'm sure the fortunes will change once more software is revealed
When? By how much? These questions remain.

Does anyone know many games have significantly recovered from this situation, and what was their general level of profile (in terms of sales)?
FF3 recovered quite well, thats all I can remember.
 
Apr 15, 2010
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Yeah, 3DS has the advantage of completely being able to replace the DS (full BC right?), not so much with the Vita.

At .least the PSP is still keeping Sony relevant in the handheld market while the Vita, hopefully, gains steam.

When? By how much? These questions remain.
This stuff takes time, even if Sony is securing good stuff as we speak it will still take time to develop to be in a presentable form for showcase purposes.

We will probably have to wait for a big show (E3 etc) for anything major to be revealed anyway.
 
Nov 25, 2010
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Code:
GCN  Harvest Moon: A Wonderful Life                      26130
GCN  Harvest Moon: A Wonderful Life for Girls            13301
PS2  Harvest Moon: A Wonderful Life                      15889
GCN  Harvest Moon Song of Happiness                      19394
DS   Harvest Moon DS                                     22026
PSP  Harvest Moon Boy & Girl                             39574
DS   Harvest Moon Colobocle Station for Girls            30619
PSP  Innocent Life: A Futuristic Harvest Moon            24655
DS   Rune Factory: A Fantasy Harvest Moon                39973
Wii  Harvest Moon: Tree of Peace                         18733
DS   Rune Factory 2                                      56082
DS   Harvest Moon: Shining Sun and Friends               36134
Wii  Harvest Moon: Exciting Animal March                 10137
DS   Harvest Moon: Welcome to the Wind Bazaar            27988
PSP  Harvest Moon: Sugar Village and Everyone's Request  20394
DS   Harvest Moon: Twin Villages                         65074
Edit: properly formatted
Edit2: added in RF2
 
May 2, 2008
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When? By how much? These questions remain.
I don't know, personally I have little faith in Sony, it's all about what third parties commit to the PSV with

I remember 3DS having similar problems with people choosing DS over it for a good part of it's first year (when there was little software) but Nintendo dropped the price and revealed a lot of killer software (both first and third party exclusive, including of course MH) which changed things around
Sony need to do something similar
 
Nov 17, 2011
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07./05. [3DS] Super Mario 3D Land <ACT> (Nintendo) {2011.11.03} (¥4.800) - 21.400 / 1.370.176 (+20%)
08./04. [3DS] Mario Kart 7 <RCE> (Nintendo) {2011.12.01} (¥4.800) - 20.744 / 1.527.266 (-6%)
09./06. [3DS] Monster Hunter 3G # <ACT> (Capcom) {2011.12.10} (¥5.800) - 17.841 / 1.267.675 (+2%)

The trinity remains umbothered and selling more than in the previous week.

What kind of mess.
Yep and I'm glad they're still charting in the top 10, the Famitsu top 10 chart with one of them missing (MK7) was disturbing, something abnormal.

And I'm wondering if RE:R will top the 300k at this rate, what do you thing guys ?