Nintendo 3DS Dominates Japanese Sales Charts In January
The one two plumber punch is hard to stop.
Who had the best start to 2012? The New York Giants, Super Bowl champs?
Sure, the G Men are on top of the U.S. sports scene, but what about Nintendo? The publisher's 3DS, attacked last year by critics and misguided analysts, rebounded marvelously.
Not only that, but its games took the top three spots in Japan for the entire month of January, despite PlayStation Vita launching mid December.
Here's the full list:
1. (3DS) Mario Kart 7
2. (3DS) Monster Hunter 3G
3. (3DS) Super Mario 3D Land
4. (PS3) Amored Core V
5. (3DS) Resident Evil Revelations
6. (PS3) Musou Orochi 2
7. (3DS) Inazuma Eleven Go
8. (WII) Just Dance
9. (PS3) Final Fantasy XIII-2
10. (PSP) Super Robot Taisen OG Saga Masou Kishin II