Famitsu Top 30 software sales - October 10th to October 16th, 2022

Another week in the sun for Splatoon 3!

21 October 2022
by alioop 1
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Famitsu has released its estimated weekly sales charts for physical game software sales in Japan. This week’s list sees Splatoon 3 holding on to the first place spot yet again, Dragon Quest X: Rise of the Five Tribes Offline keeping pace in second, NieR: Automata The End of YoRHa Edition finding its footing in third place in its second week of sales, and much more.

Nintendo Switch games overall took nine of the top ten spots, and 24 of the top 30 compared to their 23 slots last week.

The complete list is as follows, including total lifetime sales, via Gematsu:


  1. [NSW] Splatoon 3 (Nintendo, 09/09/22) – 97,071 (3,118,118)
  2. [NSW] Dragon Quest X: Rise of the Five Tribes Offline (Square Enix, 09/15/22) – 11,1145 (199,927)
  3. [NSW] NieR: Automata The End of YoRHa Edition (Square Enix, 10/06/22) – 9,672 (39,890)
  4. [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo, 04/28/17) – 7,337 (4,873,017)
  5. [NSW] Minecraft (Microsoft, 06/21/18) – 6,941 (2,821,843)
  6. [NSW] Taiko no Tatsujin: Rhythm Festival (Bandai Namco, 09/22/22) – 5,685 (52,358)
  7. [NSW] Dragon Ball: The Breakers (Bandai Namco, 10/13/22) – 5,312 (New)
  8. [NSW] Nintendo Switch Sports (Nintendo, 04/29/22) – 4,609 (754,799)
  9. [NSW] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (Nintendo, 12/07/18) – 3,856 (4,992,703)
  10. [PS4] Dragon Quest X: Rise of the Five Tribes Offline (Square Enix, 09/15/22) – 3,697 (70,841)
  11. [NSW] Kirby and the Forgotten Land (Nintendo, 03/25/22) – 3,562 (904,584)
  12. [NSW] FIFA 23 Legacy Edition (Electronic Arts, 09/30/22) – 3,543 (20,114)
  13. [PS4] FIFA 23 (Electronic Arts, 09/30/22) – 3,058 (30,143)
  14. [NSW] Mario Party Superstars (Nintendo, 10/29/21) – 2,962 (1,051,936)
  15. [NSW] Ring Fit Adventure (Nintendo, 10/18/19) – 2,859 (3,287,419)
  16. [PS4] Valkyrie Elysium (Square Enix, 09/29/22) – 2,721 (29,032)
  17. [NSW] Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo, 03/20/20) – 2,491 (7,340,557)
  18. [NSW] Fortnite Anime Legends Pack (Epic Games, 10/13/22) – 2,349 (New)
  19. [NSW] Momotaro Dentetsu: Showa, Heisei, Reiwa mo Teiban! (Konami, 11/19/20) – 2,139 (2,728,583)
  20. [PS4] Dragon Ball: The Breakers (Bandai Namco, 10/13/22) – 2,046 (New)
  21. [NSW] The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Nintendo, 03/03/17) – 1,949 (2,087,402)
  22. [NSW] Monster Hunter Rise + Sunbreak Set (Capcom, 06/30/22) – 1,890 (277,663)
  23. [NSW] Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury (Nintendo, 02/12/21) – 1,833 (1,082,203)
  24. [NSW] RPG Time! The Legend of Wright (Aniplex, 10/13/22) – 1,812 (New)
  25. [NSW] Clubhouse Games: 51 Worldwide Classics (Nintendo, 06/05/20) – 1,628 (1,027,370)
  26. [PS5] Valkyrie Elysium (Square Enix, 09/29/22) – 1,575 (19,752)
  27. [NSW] One Piece: Pirate Warriors 4 (Bandai Namco, 03/26/20) – 1,464 (163,925)
  28. [NSW] Pokemon Legends: Arceus (The Pokemon Company, 01/28/22) – 1,400 (2,299,574)
  29. [PS4] Earth Defense Force 6 (D3 Publisher, 08/26/22) – 1,252 (104,093)
  30. [NSW] eBASEBALL Powerful Pro Baseball 2022 (Konami, 04/21/22) – 1,249 (235,907)

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sligeach_eire

2M ago

One sneaky PS4 game scrapes into the top 10. Just 6 PS games overall in the top 30. It has to be said, apart from Splatoon 3, the rest of the weekly sales are atrocious. Splatoon 3's sales are almost what the other 29 games combined sold.