Xbox finally outsells PlayStation as Switch continues Japanese charts domination
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Xbox finally outsells PlayStation as Switch continues Japanese charts domination

The Xbox Series S outsold the PlayStation 5 in Japan for the first time in months. The folks in Redmond have some reason to be happy today as the Xbox Series S outsold both PlayStation 5 models combined. Of course, both Sony and Microsoft’s next-gen consoles badly lag behind the Nintendo Switch. In fact, the…

Nintendo Switch outsells PS5 nearly 6-to-1 in latest Japanese hardware sales
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Nintendo Switch outsells PS5 nearly 6-to-1 in latest Japanese hardware sales

The Nintendo Switch continues to dominate the Japanese hardware sales charts. The Nintendo Switch sold 61,522 units across all three models of the video game system. In comparison, the PS5’s two models barely cleared 11k while the Xbox Series X|S lagged way behind at 4K units sold for the week. Microsoft has traditionally struggled in…

PS5 sales outpace Xbox X Series X|S 10-to-1 in Japan
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PS5 sales outpace Xbox X Series X|S 10-to-1 in Japan

PS5 is outselling the Xbox Series X|S up to 10 times in Japan. Despite its popularity with Americans and Europeans, the Japanese market has always been a challenge for Microsoft’s Xbox consoles. Why? Both Sony and Nintendo call the country home, after all. This was mirrored in 2021 with the sales of the PlayStation 5,…

Animal Crossing: New Horizons sells more than 3.6 million copies in Japan alone
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Animal Crossing: New Horizons sells more than 3.6 million copies in Japan alone

It’s no secret that Animal Crossing: New Horizons has become something of a phenomenon. And just to drive home the point, the game has sold like gangbusters in Japan with no signs of slowing down. That’s according to the latest Famitsu sales data for the week of April 13-19. The game sold nearly 300,000 units…

Nintendo Switch tops 12 million units sold in Japan alone
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Nintendo Switch tops 12 million units sold in Japan alone

According to new sales figures from Famitsu, the Nintendo Switch is selling like gangbusters in Japan. For the week ending February 2, Nintendo Switch and Nintendo Switch Lite sales topped the charts in Japan. Likewise, Switch software currently holds eight of the top ten positions in the charts. However, the more interesting story is not…