Wii U sales are still up in Japan after the release of Mario Kart 8, though the long tail is kicking in.
Here's a look at the first partial week of Mario Kart 8 sales in Japan, which claimed top spot.
Child of Light performs well in Japan on PS3/PS4, while 3DS reclaims the top spot in terms of both hardware and software.
Japanese hardware sales continue at a slow pace, though the Nintendo 3DS is up this week.
Sales of video games in Japan this week were generally poor, but here's a look at how the hardware and software releases have performed.
9 out of 10 best selling games in Japan in the last 12 months were on Nintendo systems.
Several new releases in Japan mean Sony's software consumes the top ten, but Mario Party: Island Tour stands its ground at number one.
Here's a look at last week's sales in Japan, where a new Dragon's Quest release reigns supreme on the software side.
9 out of the top 10 games sold in Japan in 2013 were on Nintendo platforms.
Japanese sales for the first full week of January plummet after high sales each week in December.