Monster Hunter still flying in Japan

By Patrick Garratt, Friday, 11 April 2008 06:51 GMT

Wow. Monster Hunter Portable 2nd G moved nearly 500,000 units this week, as seen in the latest Media Creat figures. Capcom had already announced that the game had shipped over 1.5 million units for PSP, but still. Figures are for the week ending April 6.

01. Monster Hunter Portable 2nd G (PSP) – 488,000 / 1,369,000
02. Musou Orochi: Maou Sairin (PS2) – 228,000 / NEW
03. Star Ocean 2: Second Evolution (PSP) – 91,000 / NEW
04. Pro Yakyuu Spirits 5 (PSP) – 80,000 / NEW
05. Pro Yakyuu Spirits 5 (PS3) – 60,000 / NEW
06. Pokémon Ranger: Batonnage (DS) – 58,000 / 406,000
07. Wii Fit (Wii) – 39,000 / 1,834,000
08. Tottado! Yowiko no Mujintou Seikatsu (DS) – 39,000 / NEW
09. Super Smash Bros. Brawl (Wii) – 24,000 / 1,548,000
10. Deca Sports (Wii) – 22,000 / 116,000

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