Xbox Series X | S sold more than PS5 last week in Japan

Microsoft’s new consoles sold more than PS5s last week in Japan.

Famitsu has just released the Japanese ranking for the period since 12 to 18 September 2022where you can see how Xbox Series X | S have managed to sell more than their direct competitor, obviously represented by PlayStation 5confirming the excellent work it is doing Microsoft in the Land of the Rising Sun.

Instead, as regards the top 10 software we find Splatoon 3 in the first place, while the other three positions are all occupied by the different versions of Dragon Quest X: Rise of the Five Tribes Offline.

Xbox Series X | S managed to sell more than PS5 over the past week in Japan

Below you will find the complete top 10 of the best-selling games in Japan last week:

  1. [NSW] Splatoon 3 – 506,610 (2,441,290)
  2. [NSW] Dragon Quest X: Rise of the Five Tribes Offline – 143,836 (New)
  3. [PS4] Dragon Quest X: Rise of the Five Tribes Offline – 48.100 (New)
  4. [PS5] Dragon Quest X: Rise of the Five Tribes Offline – 28,371 (New)
  5. [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – 9,661 (4,837,415)
  6. [NSW] Nintendo Switch Sports – 7,463 (732,175)
  7. [NSW] Trinity Trigger – 6,698 (New)
  8. [NSW] Minecraft – 6,629 (2,792,678)
  9. [NSW] Kirby and the Forgotten Land – 5,027 (888,934)
  10. [NSW] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate – 4,720 (4,976,532)

Instead, returning to the hardwarein the first place we find the inevitable Nintendo Switch OLED modelfollowed by the other two models of the famous hybrid console of Nintendo. In fourth place we find instead Xbox Series Swhich has sold over 13 thousand units alone. And this is quite an interesting fact given that PlayStation 5 has sold 8,739 units with the basic model e 2.441 with that Digital Edition.

Below you will find the entire classic hardware from last week in Japan (total sales are classified in round brackets):

  1. Nintendo Switch OLED Model – 96,889 (2,622,850)
  2. Nintendo Switch – 25,683 (18,692,443)
  3. Nintendo Switch Lite – 4,986 (4,891,228)
  4. Xbox Series S – 13,211 (178,457)
  5. PlayStation 5 – 8,739 (1,658,430)
  6. PlayStation 5 Digital Edition – 2,441 (267,251)
  7. Xbox Series X – 866 (159,791)
  8. New Nintendo 2DS XL (including 2DS) – 29 (1,188,709)
  9. PlayStation 4 – 12 (7,819,872)