Vita And 3DS Receive Boost In Sales As The PS4 Struggles To Find Its Place In Weekly Japanese Sales

According to the latest sales from Famitsu Japan, the PS Vita and 3DS have both received a boost in sales thanks to new software. Unfortunately the PS4 had no such luck and as a result, it fell behind the Vita in hardware sales.

According to the sales data from Famitsu Japan, PS Vita’s Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment debuted at number 1 with about 136,736 units sold while Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call took second position with 75,867 units sold. You can see the full Top 10 software chart below.

1. Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment – 136,736
2. Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call – 75,867
3. Youkai Watch – 62,683
4. Mario Party Island Tour – 17,007
5. Blazblue Chrono Phantasma – 12,139
6. Famicom Remix 1+2 – 11,020
7. Dai-3-ji Super Robot Taisen Z: Jigoku-hen – 9,468
8. Kirby: Triple Deluxe – 7,719
9. Dai-3-ji Super Robot Taisen Z: Jigoku-hen – 6,826
10. Ace Attorney 123: Phoenix Wright Collection – 6,367

In Hardware, 3DS took the crown again meanwhile PS Vita followed close second. Both received a boost in hardware sales due to new software, although PS4 had no such luck and hence its sales dropped.

1. Nintendo 3DS LL – 27,380
2. PS Vita – 23,650
3. PS4 – 10,129
4. PS3 – 7,951
5. Nintendo 3DS – 5,978
6. Wii U – 5,596
7. PS VitaTV – 1,643
8. PSP – 1,571
9. Xbox360 – 152

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Khurram Imtiaz

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