Media Create Sales: 3/31/14 – 4/6/14
posted on 04.09.14 at 09:08 AM EST by (@salromano)
Natural sadness for Natural Doctrine.

Natural Doctrine

This week’s Japanese sales numbers are in. And they’re low across the board.

Mario Party: Island Tour is on top this week with an additional 47,000 sales, followed by the PlayStation 3 version of Samurai Warriors 4 at 25,000 sales.

The top-selling new release this week is Just Dance Wii U, which only moved 18,000 units. Natural Doctrine also launched for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and PS Vita, but only the PS Vita version made the top 20 with 6,000 copies sold. Yikes!

On the hardware side, most sales dropped to half of what they sold last week. PS Vita is on top with 25,000 sold (though, 3DS technically bests it with its combined 22,000 XL and 9,000 standard units), and PlayStation 4 sales dropped to 13,000.

Get the full sales charts below.

Software Sales (followed by lifetime sales)

  1. [3DS] Mario Party: Island Tour (Nintendo, 03/20/14) – 47,106 (257,873)
  2. [PS3] Samurai Warriors 4 (Tecmo Koei, 03/20/14) – 25,572 (192,514)
  3. [3DS] Yokai Watch (Level-5, 07/11/13) – 23,663 (686,387)
  4. [PS3] Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes (Konami, 03/20/14) – 20,799 (179,031)
  5. [Wii U] Just Dance Wii U (Nintendo, 04/03/14) – 18,403 (New)
  6. [PSV] Hatsune Miku Project Diva F 2nd (Sega, 03/27/14) – 16,111 (114,738)
  7. [PS3] J-Stars Victory VS (Namco Bandai, 03/20/14) – 13,417 (114,738)
  8. [PSV] J-Stars Victory VS (Namco Bandai, 03/20/14) – 11,876 (134,522)
  9. [PS3] Hatsune Miku Project Diva F 2nd (Sega, 03/27/14) – 10,278 (70,243)
  10. [PS3] Pro Yakyuu Spirits 2014 (Konami, 03/20/14) – 10,081 (90,876)
  11. [PS3] Dark Souls II (From Software, 03/13/14) – 9,924 (320,177)
  12. [3DS] Kirby: Triple Deluxe (Nintendo, 01/11/14) – 9,914 (540,373)
  13. [3DS] Kaseki Horider: Mugen Gear (Nintendo, 02/27/14) – 9,704 (130,083)
  14. [PSV] Samurai Warriors 4 (Tecmo Koei, 03/20/14) – 9,603 (68,796)
  15. [3DS] Pokemon X and Y (Nintendo, 10/12/13) – 8,328 (4,023,294)
  16. [PS4] Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes (Konami, 03/20/14) – 7,859 (112,137)
  17. [PSP] Pro Yakyuu Spirits 2014 (Konami, 03/20/14) – 7,576 (50,277)
  18. [3DS] Dragon Quest Monsters 2: Iru and Luca’s Wonderful Mysterious Keys (Square Enix, 02/06/14) – 6,881 (768,483)
  19. [3DS] Puzzle & Dragons Z (GungHo Online Entertainment, 12/12/13) – 6,787 (1,430,720)
  20. [PSV] Natural Doctrine (Kadokawa Games, 04/03/14) – 6,046 (New)

Hardware Sales (followed by last week’s sales)

  1. PlayStation Vita – 25,017 (39,752)
  2. 3DS LL – 22,947 (52,124)
  3. PlayStation 4 – 13,401 (23,327)
  4. PlayStation 3 – 10,871 (17,154)
  5. 3DS – 9,091 (12,508)
  6. Wii U – 7,962 (13,026)
  7. PSP – 2,892 (4,206)
  8. PlayStation Vita TV – 1,371 (2,115)
  9. Xbox 360 – 276 (304)

Thanks, 4Gamer.net.