Xenoblade Chronicles X Was Top Selling Digital Title in Japan for May

Xenoblade Chronicles X is gearing up for a December release in North America, but the game has already released in Japan. Being the Wii U’s first exclusive RPG, and the sequel to the fan favorite Xenoblade, the game had a lot to live up to. While it may not have set the retail charts on fire in Japan compared to something like Splatoon, it has been selling decently, and today it was revealed that it was the top selling game digitally in Japan for May. Take a look at the full listing of titles below and let us know what you think of Xenoblade Chronicles X being the top selling game in Japan for May. The percentage on the right indicates the percentage of sales vs retail copies.

  1. Xenoblade Chroniocles X (Wii U): 22,805 – 17.6%
  2. Minecraft: PlayStation 3 Edition (PS3): 14,750 -100%
  3. Bravely Second: End Layer (3DS) : 14,532 – 9.1%
  4. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (PS4): 11,350 – 14.4%
  5. Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition (PS Vita): 10,938 – 14.8%
  6. Tropico 5 (PS4)- 10,200 – 37.0%
  7. Puzzle & Dragons: Super Mario Bros. Edition (3DS): 6,139 – 2.3%
  8. Dying Light (PS4): 4,202 – 15.6%
  9. Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth (PS Vita): 4,190 – 28.9%
  10. Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster (PS4) – 3,525 – 12.8%


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