Mario Kart Wii goes top in Japan

By Patrick Garratt, Tuesday, 22 April 2008 06:50 GMT

Not the most jolting shock of the Century, but Mario Kart Wii has gone straight in at the top of the Japanese all formats. Monster Hunter was in a comfortable lead in the previous week, as you’ll recall.

Data’s for the week ending April 14.

  1. Mario Kart Wii (Wii) – 594,000 / New
  2. Monster Hunter Portable 2nd G (PSP) – 222,000 / 1,590,000
  3. Musou Orochi: Maou Sairin (PS2) – 56,000 / 283,000
  4. Wii Fit (Wii) – 31,000 / 1,865,000
  5. Pokémon Ranger: Batonnage (DS) – 30,000 / 436,000
  6. Tottado! Yowiko no Mujintou Seikatsu (DS) – 26,000 / 65,000
  7. Pro Yakyuu Spirits 5 (PS2) – 22,000 / 102,000
  8. Star Ocean 2: Second Evolution (PSP) – 18,000 / 108,000
  9. Deca Sports (Wii) – 17,000 / 133,000
  10. Super Smash Bros. Brawl (Wii) – 14,000 / 1,563,000

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