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It's time once again for the Japanese Media Create charts, and this week is particularly fascinating as it pitches the Pokémon and Digimon brands against each other.

The good news for Pokémon fans is that the franchise came out on top in the head to head, with Pokkén Tournament seizing top spot for Wii U ahead of Digimon World: Next Order on Vita. The top five has three games on Nintendo systems, overall, with the evergreen Splatoon still hanging around - The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD's sales have fallen away quickly in its second week in Japan, however, registering just 7,705 units. Results are below with lifetime sales in brackets.

  1. [Wii U] Pokken Tournament (Pokemon, 03/18/16) – 69,675 (New)
  2. [PSV] Digimon World: Next Order (Bandai Namco, 03/17/16) – 64,218 (New)
  3. [PS4] The Division (Ubisoft, 03/10/16) – 23,130 (103,833)
  4. [3DS] Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games (Nintendo, 02/18/16) – 12,078 (107,646)
  5. [Wii U] Splatoon (Nintendo, 05/28/15) – 10,081 (1,301,500)
  6. [PSV] Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition (SCE, 03/19/15) – 9,136 (702,183)
  7. [PS4] Battlefield 4 Premium Edition (EA Best Hits) (Elecronic Arts, 03/17/16) – 8,771 (New)
  8. [PSV] Gundam Breaker 3 (Bandai Namco, 03/03/16) – 8,741 (100,8000)
  9. [Wii U] The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD (Nintendo, 03/10/16) – 7,705 (59,987)
  10. [PSV] Summon Night 6: Lost Borders (Bandai Namco, 03/10/16) – 7,144 (47,220)
  11. [3DS] Animal Crossing: New Leaf (Happy Price Selection) (Nintendo, 03/17/16) – 6,931 (New)
  12. [Wii U] Super Mario Maker (Nintendo, 09/10/15) – 6,297 (822,312)
  13. [PS4] Gundam Breaker 3 (Bandai Namco, 03/03/16) – 6,152 (83,892)
  14. [PS4] Senran Kagura: Estival Versus Sakura Edition (Marvelous, 03/17/16) – 6,089 (New)
  15. [PSV] Attack on Titan (Koei Tecmo, 02/18/16) – 5,862 (110,525)
  16. [3DS] Doraemon Shin Nobita no Nihon Tanjou (FuRyu, 03/03/16) – 5,018 (18,893)
  17. [PSV] Wand of Fortune R (Idea Factory, 03/17/16) – 4,470 (New)
  18. [3DS] Monster Hunter Generations (Capcom, 11/27/15) – 4,391 (2,715,326)
  19. [3DS] Yo-kai Watch Busters: Red Cat Team / White Dog Squad (Level-5, 07/11/15) – 4,360 (2,232,744)
  20. [PS4] Yakuza 0 (New Price Version) (Sega, 03/17/16) – 4,257 (New)

Moving on to hardware, Pokkén Tournament's launch has helped the Wii U climb back up to five figures and fourth place, with a little under triple the previous week's sales. The 3DS 'family' of platforms is still second overall behind PS4, with the New 3DS LL (XL) narrowly behind the Vita. Results are below with last week's sales in brackets.

  1. PlayStation 4 – 28,370 (27,341)
  2. PlayStation Vita – 19,028 (20,810)
  3. New 3DS LL – 18,353 (17,998)
  4. Wii U – 12,998 (4,629)
  5. New 3DS – 5,142 (5,832)
  6. 3DS – 2,187 (2,223)
  7. PlayStation 3 – 1,462 (1,375)
  8. 3DS LL – 370 (492)
  9. Xbox One – 91 (77)

A positive debut for the Pokémon fighting game, in any case, in the process helping to shift some extra systems. We'll see how its momentum holds up in next week's results.

[via gematsu.com]