The arrival of Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze in Japan has knocked the baseball powerhouse that is Jikkyou Powerful Pro Baseball 2018 off the top spot, while God of War finally drops out of the top five. Nintendo Labo Variety Kit rose to number three, Kirby Star Allies jumped two places to number four and The Snack World: TreJarers Gold re-entered the top ten at number nine.

1(NEW) [NSW] Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze (¥5.980) – 88.421 / NEW 
2(1) [PS4] Jikkyou Powerful Pro Baseball 2018 (¥7.980) – 39.430 / 164.260 (-68%)
3(4) [NSW] Nintendo Labo Toy-Con 01: Variety Kit (¥6.980) – 32.244 / 148.568 (+24%)
4(6) [NSW] Kirby Star Allies (¥5.980) – 31.377 / 482.816 (+75%)
5(-) [NSW] Splatoon 2 (¥5.980) – 29.850 / 2.297.437 (+60%)
6(8) [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (¥5.980) – 23.983 / 1.521.818 (+82%)
7(3) [PS4] God of War (¥6.900) – 16.497 / 92.105 (-44%)
8(2) [PSV] Jikkyou Powerful Pro Baseball 2018 (¥6.980) – 15.867 / 74.303 (-73%)
9(11) [NSW] The Snack World: TreJarers Gold (¥5.980) – 12.654 / 74.638 (+21%)
10(14) [NSW] Super Mario Odyssey (¥5.980) – 11.873 / 1.716.639 (+64%)
11(13) [NSW] The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (¥6.980) – 11.151 / 980.427 (+42%)
12(17) [NSW] Nintendo Labo Toy-Con 02: Robot Kit (¥7.980) – 6.694 / 41.003 (+18%)
13(23) [3DS] Pokemon Ultra Sun / Ultra Moon (¥4.980) – 6.506 / 1.628.863
14(29) [NSW] 1-2-Switch (¥4.980) – 5.551 / 441.682
15(19) [PS4] Far Cry 5 (¥8.400) – 4.400 / 131.788 (-1%)
16(31) [NSW] ARMS (¥5.980) – 4.366 / 403.404
17(34) [NSW] Pokken Tournament DX (¥5.980) – 4.264 / 259.693
18(18) [PS4] Bravo Team |PlayStation VR| (¥4.900) – 4.240 / 9.220 (-15%)
19(09) [NSW] SD Gundam G Generation: Genesis for Nintendo Switch (¥6.800) – 4.192 / 16.168 (-65%)
20(33) [3DS] Animal Crossing: New Leaf – Welcome amiibo (¥2.700) – 3.991 / 405.306

In terms of hardware sales, Switch continues to perform well with the arrival of Tropical Freeze helping the hybrid console hold the force that is PS4 at bay. 

Nintendo Switch: 53.113
PlayStation 4: 34.994
Nintendo 3DS: 10.785
PlayStation Vita: 5.502
Xbox One: 188

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[via resetera.com]