Nintendo is biggest Japanese publisher, says Famitsu

By Patrick Garratt, Tuesday, 4 March 2008 09:46 GMT


According to GameFront, quoting figures taken from Famitsu, Nintendo was by far the biggest publisher in Japan last year, in case there was any doubt, selling over 23.5 million units of software. Square Enix and Bandai Namco came second and third respectively with around 7.5 million sales a piece. List below.

  1. Nintendo: 23,520,000
  2. Square Enix: 7,580,000
  3. Bandai Namco: 7,500,000
  4. Capcom: 5,560,000
  5. Konami: 4,910,000
  6. Sega: 2,930,000
  7. Pokemon: 2,870,000
  8. Sony: 2,230,000
  9. Koei: 1,940,000
  10. Banpresto: 1,790,000

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Japanese Sales Figures