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Japan: more sales data for Week 2 2019, New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe, Holiday Season 2018 (Media Create, Dengeki)

[Japan] Media Create sales for Week 2, 2019 (January 7th – January 13th)

Right here’s the newest sales data studies from Media Create and Dengeki!

Media Create (Week 2)

Right now, Media Create shared their weekly report on video video games sales in Japan. It reveals that Software program sales topped 594 00zero models, which is 53.26% of Week 1 sales. That large drop was anticipated, because of the finish of the vacation season. Hardware sales weren’t spared: they dropped to 104 00zero models (29.84% of Week 1 sales).

However regardless of that drop, the market continues to be considerably up Yr on Yr, Software program-wise (123.29% of Week 1 2018 sales). Then again, Hardware sales are flat (101.13% of Week 1 2018 sales). Most of that improve is because of the Nintendo Change, with Hardware and Software program sales up Yr on Yr by a large margin. Nintendo’s console is, as soon as once more, pulling the market up.

New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe did fairly nicely at launch, with 166 00zero models bought. Each Nintendo and retailers have been ready and shipped / ordered sufficient copies to satisfy demand: sell-through ratio is 52.53%. Whereas this may increasingly appear fairly low, it’s actually no massive deal as retailers may have completely no hassle promoting the remaining copies inside the subsequent few weeks.

As compared, New Super Mario Bros. U bought about 166 00zero models at launch (which additionally occurred to be on the Wii U launch day). In different phrases, New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe outsold it… not dangerous for a port (which often promote a considerably decrease quantity the unique model, particularly with out a lot new content material), and out of doors the vacation season (the unique was launched in December).

The sell-through ratio is sort of similiar: 55.32%, which exhibits that retailers see Mario as a “safe” worth, as one thing they know will promote it doesn’t matter what.

Supply: Media Create

Media Create – Day 1 Promote-through (Week three)

No data this week, sadly.

Dengeki (Week 2)

Dengeki report that New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe is the one recreation that managed to make Super Smash Bros. Final drop from the highest spot of the Prime 50, that it had been monopolizing since launch. They report greater sales than Media Create: about 179 00zero models, with a better sell-through ratio (60%).

Whereas this will likely appear a bit low (it definitely is by New Super Mario Bros. requirements, however that’s a remake for you), 2D Mario platforms have persistently bought over 1 million models, so there’s actually nothing to fret about with this one particularly.

As for Tales of Vesperia: Definitive Version, it bought about 80 00zero models at launch, with about 28 00zero models on Nintendo Change (46 00zero models on PlayStation four). The sell-through ratio is sort of good: 80%, which is a constructive as JRPG all the time are likely to promote probably the most in the course of the first couple of weeks (what’s more, previous Tales of video games have seen a pointy drop throughout their second week, reaching over 90%).

Sadly, Dengeki don’t present sell-through for every model individually, which might have been an fascinating metric given the shortages the Nintendo Change model suffered (and continues to be struggling) from.

Lastly, Super Smash Bros. Final bought 67 00zero further models, bringing complete sales to 2.74 million models.

This week, Dengeki additionally shared data concerning the vacation season (no dates offered, however presumably November 1st to January sixth like final week), with the market share of the varied publishers.

To say that Nintendo dominated sales is sort of the understatement: the corporate overwhelmed the competitors, with a 50.four% market share. In different phrases, over 1/2 of all video games bought in the course of the vacation seasons have been all from Nintendo… and that doesn’t even embrace Pokémon video games, revealed by The Pokémon Firm in Japan! In fact, that nice efficiency is usually because of the equally nice sales of Super Smash Bros. Final.

Talking of Pokémon, The Pokémon Firm was the second most profitable writer, with a 16.1% market share. Bandai-Namco is third with 6.5% market share earned because of God Eater three and Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum ‘n’ Enjoyable. Sq.-Enix is 4th, with a 5.2% market share (because of Dragon Quest Builders 2), whereas SEGA is fifth with three.four% (because of Judgement).

Mixed, the Prime 5 publishers account for about 80% of complete Software program sales in the course of the vacation season, leaving solely scraps to the others.

It’s the third yr in a row that the market is on the rise through the vacation season, and searching solely at uncooked numbers, it does look like a passable end result. Nevertheless, the truth is sort of totally different for the opposite publishers, particularly people who didn’t have a serious hit to hold sales.

Subsequent, right here’s Software program sales for every platform:

Platforms This week This week (%) Fiscal Yr Fiscal Yr (%) PS4 121,343 20.9% 6,604,440 30.eight% Vita 5,721 1.zero% 706,821 three.three% Change 428,393 73.eight% 12,112,155 56.5% 3DS 23,981 four.1% 1,927,631 9.zero% ETC 1,201 zero.2% 75,523 zero.four% Complete 580,639 100.zero% 21,426,570 100.zero%

And right here’s Hardware sales:

Platforms This week This week (%) Fiscal Yr Fiscal Yr (%) PS4 18,098 15.eight% 1,183,751 24.zero% Vita 1,712 1.5% 101,526 2.1% Change 89,993 78.four% three,262,283 66.1% 3DS four,755 four.1% 381,103 7.7% ETC 168 zero.1% eight,137 zero.2% Complete 114,726 100.zero% four,936,800 100.zero%

Lastly, right here’s the Prime 50 Software program:

01./00. [NSW] New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe (Nintendo) 2019.01.11 – 178,512 / NEW
02./01. [NSW] Super Smash Bros. Final (Nintendo) 2018.12.07 – 64,261 / 2,736,743
03./00. [PS4] Tales of Vesperia: Definitive Version (Bandai Namco Video games) 2019.01.11 – 45,703 / NEW
04./00. [NSW] Tales of Vesperia: Definitive Version (Bandai Namco Video games) 2019.01.11 – 27,920 / NEW
05./02. [NSW] Super Mario Social gathering (Nintendo) 2018.10.05 – 19,756 / 894,334
06./04. [NSW] Minecraft (Microsoft Recreation Studios) 2018.06.21 – 14,306 / 621,746
07./07. [NSW] Dragon Quest Builders 2 (Sq. Enix) 2018.12.20 – 13,353 / 194,783
08./03. [NSW] Mario Kart eight Deluxe (Nintendo) 2017.04.28 – 12,750 / 2,zero02,777
09./05. [NSW] Splatoon 2 (Nintendo) 2017.07.21 – 10,863 / 2,885,976
10./09. [PS4] Dragon Quest Builders 2 (Sq. Enix) 2018.12.20 – 10,381 / 181,297
11./10. [NSW] Go Trip (Bandai Namco Video games) 2018.12.27 – eight,431 / 48,754
12./06. [NSW] Pokemon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! (Pokemon Co.) 2018.11.16 – eight,150 / 748,846
13./08. [NSW] Pokemon: Let’s Go, Eevee! (Pokemon Co.) 2018.11.16 – 6,975 / 597,186
14./13. [NSW] The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Nintendo) 2017.03.03 – 6,481 / 932,842
15./11. [PS4] Judgment (Sega) 2018.12.13 – 6,030 / 241,904
16./19. [PS4] Name of Obligation: Black Ops IIII (Sony Interactive Leisure) 2018.10.12 – four,063 / 511,025
17./12. [NSW] Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum ‘n’ Enjoyable! (Bandai Namco Video games) 2018.07.19 – three,872 / 305,702
18./16. [PS4] God Eater three (Bandai Namco Video games) 2018.12.13 – three,739 / 199,795
19./14. [NSW] Super Mario Odyssey (Nintendo) 2017.10.27 – three,269 / 1,799,559
20./15. [NSW] Kirby Star Allies (Nintendo) 2018.03.16 – 2,850 / 717,265
21./35. [PS4] Kingdom Hearts HD I.5 + II.5 ReMIX (Sq. Enix) 2017.03.09 – 2,663 / 235,527
22./27. [NSW] Match Boxing (Imagineer) 2018.12.20 – 2,628 / 11,924
23./39. [NSW] Diablo III: Everlasting Assortment (Blizzard Leisure) 2018.12.27 – 2,411 / 15,234
24./20. [3DS] Mario & Luigi: Bowser’s Inside Story + Bowser Jr.’s Journey (Nintendo) 2018.12.27 – 2,269 / 21,058
25./32. [PS4] Onimusha: Warlords (Capcom) 2018.12.20 – 2,063 / 33,544
26./23. [PS4] Battlefield V (Digital Arts) 2018.11.20 – 2,zero19 / 161,854
27./18. [NSW] Mario Tennis Aces (Nintendo) 2018.06.22 – 1,872 / 407,682
28./28. [NSW] Katamari Damacy Reroll (Bandai Namco Video games) 2018.12.20 – 1,727 / 22,424
29./22. [NSW] Dragon Ball FighterZ (Bandai Namco Video games) 2018.09.27 – 1,581 / 78,201
30./25. [NSW] FIFA 19 (Digital Arts) 2018.09.28 – 1,511 / 65,989
31./58. [PS4] Grand Theft Auto V (Take-Two Interactive Japan) 2018.12.06 – 1,483 / 9,479
32./37. [NSW] Super Run For Cash Tousouchuu & Super Battle For
Cash Sentouchuu Double Pack (Bandai Namco Video games) 2018.11.29 – 1,440 /
27,800
33./48. [PS4] Lifeless by Daylight (3goo) 2018.11.29 – 1,427 / 21,239
34./30. [NSW] Fortnite (Warner Leisure Japan) 2018.12.13 – 1,422 / 16,zero13
35./42. [PS4] Minecraft: Ps four Version (Sony Interactive Leisure) 2015.12.03 – 1,320 / 356,378
36./54. [3DS] Animal Crossing: New Leaf – Welcome amiibo (Nintendo) 2016.11.23 – 1,244 / 406,zero22
37./24. [NSW] Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker (Nintendo) 2018.07.13 – 1,233 / 176,526
38./26. [3DS] Luigi’s Mansion (Nintendo) 2018.11.08 – 1,117 / 88,817
39./46. [3DS] Pokemon Extremely Moon (Pokemon Co.) 2017.11.17 – 1,zero78 / 865,166
40./21. [PS4] Profitable Eleven 2019 (Konami) 2018.08.30 – 1,067 / 159,389
41./68. [PS4] Pink Lifeless Redemption II (Take-Two Interactive Japan) 2018.10.26 – 1,060 / 211,897
42./59. [PS4] Monster Hunter: World [Best Price] (Capcom) 2018.08.02 – 1,zero40 / 23,059
43./40. [3DS] Pokemon Extremely Solar (Pokemon Co.) 2017.11.17 – 994 / 893,353
44./83. [PS4] Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six: Siege – Superior Version (Ubisoft) 2018.03.01 – 908 / 86,809
45./49. [NSW] Onimusha: Warlords (Capcom) 2018.12.20 – 906 / 17,620
46./56. [PS4] Simply Trigger four (Sq. Enix) 2018.12.06 – 833 / 32,611
47./38. [NSW] Billion Street (Bandai Namco Video games) 2018.11.29 – 819 / 15,475
48./104. [PS4] Kingdom Hearts HD II.eight Last Chapter Prologue (Sq. Enix) 2017.01.12 – 800 / 210,602
49./31. [NSW] Professional Baseball Famista Evolution (Bandai Namco Video games) 2018.08.02 – 744 / 125,835
50./43. [NSW] Donkey Kong Nation: Tropical Freeze (Nintendo) 2018.05.03 – 735 / 238,218

Supply: Dengeki
Data compiled by: ZSaberLink (ResetERA)

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