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Final Fantasy IV Collection Dominates Game Sales, PSP Punches 3DS in the Nuts

Written on April 01, 2011 by Chris Martin

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Sony challenges Nintendo's streak, as PSP game Final Fantasy IV Collection leads game sales list. Meanwhile, PSP console rises from the ashes to come in as close second to the 3DS.

It’s the week where rises from the ashes and kicks some gaming competition butt, as dominates Japan’s weekly . Meanwhile, rises from the plateau to come in a close 2nd to the in the console wars.

If there’s anything this week’s game and list indicate, is that Sony isn’t going down without a fight despite the Nintendo 3DS euphoria going on in Japan.

Newly released Final Fantasy IV Collection for the Sony PSP tramples on the competition in Japan’s game sales this week, banking in a whopping 104,173 units sold. Dynasty Warriors 6 for the PS3 on the other hand comes in second, while also new entry Gundam the 3D Battle for the Nintendo 3DS lands at third notch.

But probably the real story here is that the Sony PSP rocks back into 2nd place after years in the market, as it inches closer to the Nintendo 3DS with 50,479 units sold. The 3DS sold 50,710 units the same week. Sony owes Square Enix, BIG TIME.


01. Final Fantasy IV Complete Collection (PSP) – 104,173 / NEW
02. Dynasty Warriors 6 (PS3) – 36,548 / 357,113
03. Gundam the 3D Battle (3DS) – 23,500 / NEW
04. Dissidia Duodecim Final Fantasy (PSP) – 21,741 / 403,912
05. Monster Hunter Portable 3rd (PSP) – 16,444 / 4,401,653
06. Professor Layton and the Miracle Mask (3DS) – 16,294 / 242,649
07. Phantasy Star Portable 2 Infinity (PSP) – 14,403 / 300,418
08. nintendogs + cats (3DS) – 13,219 / 160,742
09. SD Gundam G Generation World (PSP) – 10,160 / 283,802
10. Pokemon Black / White (DS) – 10,025 / 5,127,678

Consoles
01. Nintendo 3DS – 50,710
02. PSP – 50,479
03. PlayStation 3 – 28,973
04. Wii – 11,808
05. Nintendo DSi LL – 9,760
06. Nintendo DSi – 8,604
07. Xbox 360 – 1,963
08. PlayStation 2 – 1,862
09. Nintendo DS Lite – 730
10. PSP go – 616

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