Super Mario 3D Land Sells 343,492, Propels 3DS Sales
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Nintendo sold 343,492 copies of Super Mario 3D Land to top Media Create's consumer software sales chart in Japan for the October 31-November 6 week. The Nintendo 3DS game helped move 145,271 more units of the handheld system itself. Sony Computer Entertainment's Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception (124,989 at #2) and Electronic Arts' Battlefield 3 (123,379 at #3) — both for the PlayStation 3 console — also debuted neck-and-neck last week.
Square Enix's PSP game Final Fantasy Type-0 (122,286 last week and 594,540 total) and Nintendo's Hoshi no Kirby Wii (55,779 and 192,589 total) round out the top 5 in their second week. Square Enix's Slime MoriMori Dragon Quest 3: Taikaizoku to Shippo Dan for the 3DS landed at #7 with 38,859 copies.
Namco Bandai Games sold 10,721 more copies of all editions of The IDOLM@STER 2 PlayStation 3 game — including those that bundled The IDOLM@STER anime — at #13. In its second week, the game now has a total of 76,233.
Namco Bandai moved 8,352 more copies of Gekijō-ban Macross Frontier: Sayonara no Tsubasa Hybrid Pack with the second Macross Frontier film for a new three-week total of 167,700 at #18. The DVD version of the second Macross Frontier film sold 36,574 copies after three weeks.
follow-up of 2nd Macross Frontier Film Sells 142,607 Blu-ray Discs