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PSP outsells DS 2:1 in Japan in April

Friday, 2nd May 2008 10:45 GMT By Patrick Garratt

According to Enterbrain figures published by Reuters, PSP had a huge month in Japan in April thanks to Monster Hunter popularity, outselling DS by 2:1.

Numbers in full:

  • PSP: 380,867
  • DS: 169,911
  • Wii: 187,121
  • PS3: 37,676

Xbox 360 and PS2 figures weren’t given in the report.

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4 Comments

  1. Blerk

    Crikey. PSP am go. Who’d have foreseen this even 12 months ago?

    #1 7 years ago
  2. patlike

    Be interesting to see how quickly it drops off.

    #2 7 years ago
  3. Blerk

    Doesn’t seem to be dropping off at all, tbh. It’s been consistently high since the redesigned hardware came out, which is quite a while now. Maybe there’s hope for the PS3 in Japan yet! ;-)

    #3 7 years ago
  4. patlike

    Monster Hunter sales are starting to drop back a bit now. It’s only a matter of time.

    *doom/gloom*

    #4 7 years ago

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