In a plentiful week for new releases, Nintendo's Pokemon Black/White
continues to lead the Japanese software sales charts, reports tracking firm Media Create.
For the week ended October 10, Namco Bandai's Blu-ray-and-game combo pack Gekijouban Macross F: Itsuwarino Utahime - Hybrid Pack
landed in the number two spot with 152,699 units sold, followed by Square Enix's most recent Kingdom Hearts
spinoff, Kingdom Hearts Re:coded
, which sold 95,505 units.
Rockstar and Take-Two's popular Red Dead Redemption
made a strong debut performance in Japan this week, selling 70,599 units on PlayStation 3 and 25,763 units on Xbox 360. The game's overall sales of 96,632 units places it just above Kingdom Hearts Re:coded
for the week.
Other new titles this week include Acquire's dungeon crawler Class of Heroes 3
and Codemasters' F1 2010
, which took the fifth and eighth spots, respectively.
Nintendo's Wii Party
jumped to number six this week, and Capcom's Dead Rising 2
and Sega's K-On! After School Live!!
fell to the bottom of the top 10.
Titles dropping from the top 10 this week include Black Leopard: A New Tale of Yakuza
, Eiyuu Densetsu: Zero no Kiseki
, and Dragon Ball Z: Tenkaichi Tag Team
Below are Media Create's top 10 sales chart for the week ended October 10, 2010.
|1||1||Pokemon Black / White||Nintendo||DS||231,638|
|NEW||2||Gekijouban Macross F: Itsuwarino Utahime - Hybrid Pack||Namco Bandai||PS3||152,699|
|NEW||3||Kingdom Hearts Re:coded||Square-Enix||DS||95,505|
|NEW||4||Red Dead Redemption||Take-Two||PS3||70,599|
|NEW||5||Class of Heroes 3||Acquire||PSP||30,572|
|NEW||7||Red Dead Redemption||Take-Two||Xbox 360||25,673|
|5||9||Dead Rising 2||Capcom||PS3||24,416|
|2||10||K-On! After School Live!!||Sega||PSP||21,454|