Wii Sports Resort Goes Big In Japan

360,000 copies sold in first week

The sequel to Nintendo's astonishingly successful Wii Sports has smashed its way to the top of the Japanese sales charts, according to figures released by Media Create.

Wii Sports Resort sold a whopping 360,000 copies in its first week on sale.

According to Japanese magazine Famitsu, 353,000 of that figure were shifted in its first four days at retail, making it the third-fastest selling Wii game in Japan (Super Smash Bros. Brawl and Mario Kart Wii being the first and second).

The second-placed title was Tomodachi Connection on the DS, which sold 72,000 units.

[via gamasutra.com]