Japanese Charts: Animal Crossing Loses Top Spot To eBaseball Powerful Pro 2020

Japanese Charts: Animal Crossing Loses Top Spot To eBaseball Powerful Pro 2020
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Famitsu’s Japanese chart figures are now in for 6th – 12th July, revealing that Animal Crossing: New Horizons has been knocked off top spot.

The game has been dominating the chart for the majority of its time on sale, but this week’s new entry eBaseball Powerful Pro Baseball 2020 managed to debut in number one and two on Switch and PS4 respectively. If you’re unaware, the game is a popular, cutesy take on the sport released by Konami.

Sword Art Online: Alicization Lycoris was the only other newcomer in the top ten this week, with the rest being made up of Nintendo’s usual heavy-hitters.

Here are the top 10 (first numbers are this week’s estimated sales, followed by total sales):


1) [NSW] eBaseball Powerful Pro Baseball 2020 (Konami) {2020.07.09} – 94.876 / NEW
2) [PS4] eBaseball Powerful Pro Baseball 2020 (Konami) {2020.07.09} – 91.547 / NEW
3) [PS4] Sword Art Online: Alicization Lycoris (Bandai Namco Games) {2020.07.09} – 73.331 / NEW
4) [NSW] Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo) {2020.03.20} – 56.160 / 5.114.386
5) [NSW] Ring Fit Adventure (Nintendo) {2019.10.18} – 44.261 / 1.137.060
6) [NSW] Clubhouse Games: 51 Worldwide Classics (Nintendo) {2020.06.05} – 20.094 / 215.305
7) [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo) {2017.04.28} – 10.878 / 3.025.958
8) [NSW] Pokémon Sword and Shield (Pokémon Co.) {2019.11.15} – 7.857 / 3.654.961
9) [NSW] Splatoon 2 (Nintendo) {2017.07.21} – 7.450 / 3.486.199
10) [NSW] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (Nintendo) {2018.12.07} – 6.900 / 3.751.780


Switch hardware sales saw a bit of a boost this week. Here are this week’s figures, followed by lifetime sales in brackets:

Nintendo Switch: 72,283 (11,808,351)
PlayStation 4: 1,704 (7,625,750)
PlayStation 4 Pro: 1,721 (1,566,288)
Xbox One S: 22 (21,399)
Xbox One X: 13 (20,609)

Nintendo Switch Lite: 24,596 (2,391,091)
New Nintendo 2DS LL: 732 (1,137,168)
New Nintendo 3DS: 69 (5,888,067)

Any surprises this week? Let us know in the comments.

[source famitsu.com, via resetera.com]

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