Nier Automata is an upcoming action role-playing game which has been developed by PlatinumGames. Though the game has had its release in Japan on 23rd February western audiences will have to wait till March 7 to get their hands on this highly anticipated title.
Nier Automata has been getting stellar reviews , and it seems like it is going to be yet another PS4 exclusive which will be a phenomenal success(atleast all signs point towards it being so). In its first week in Japan Neir Automata has sold more than 188,547 copies with a 90% sell-through rate in the first week. In simpler terms this means that the game had sold about 90% of the quoted sales figure in its first week of release. It is also the top ranked game in terms of sales in the Japanese charts currently.
Here is the chart which shows the Top 20 games from February 20 to 26
|1||–||PS4||NieR Automata (Nier automata)||square Enix||17/02/23||188, 547||188, 547|
|2||–||PS4||Super Robot Taisen V||BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment||17/02/23||98, 400||98, 400|
|3||–||Vita||Super Robot Taisen V||BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment||17/02/23||81, 156||81, 156|
|Four||2||PS4||Nio||KOEI TECMO GAMES||17/02/09||18,016||119, 206|
|Five||1||PS4||FOR HONOR (FOUNDER)||Ubisoft||17/02/16||15, 174||55, 721|
|6||–||PS4||Witch and Hundred Cavalry 2||Nippon Ichi Software||17/02/23||14,394||14,394|
|7||–||Vita||Harukanaru Tokinonakade 3 Ultimate||KOEI TECMO GAMES||17/02/23||14, 157||14, 157|
|8||3||3DS||Dragon Quest Monsters Joker 3 Professional||square Enix||17/02/09||13,895||155, 220|
|9||6||3DS||Super Mario Maker for Nintendo 3DS||Nintendo||16/12/01||7, 361||993, 221|
|Ten||7||3DS||Yo-kai watch 3 Sukiyaki||Level 5||16/12/15||6,550||695, 376|
|12||Ten||3DS||Pocket monster moon||Pokémon||16/11/18||6,239||1,518,527|
|13||9||3DS||With Pochi! Yoshi wool world||Nintendo||17/01/19||6,028||90, 521|
|14||–||PS4||Assassin’s Creed Ezio Collection||Ubisoft||17/02/23||5,200||5,200|
|15||Five||PS4||Biohazard 7 Resident Evil||Capcom||17/01/26||4,969||309, 209|
|16||15||PS4||Grand · Theft Auto V||Rockstar · Games||15/10/08||4,761||229,478|
|17||18||PS4||Final Fantasy XV||square Enix||16/11/29||3, 706||932, 470|
|18||16||3DS||Animal Crossing Aniibo +||Nintendo||16/11/23||3,406||128, 134|
|19||17||Vita||Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition||SIE||15/03/19||3,383||1,057,294|
|20||8||PS4||Sankokushi 13 with Power Up Kit||KOEI TECMO GAMES||17/02/16||2,825||10,747|
As you can see another Ps4 exclusive Nioh is at the fourth spot.Hence it can be said that Nier Automata is doing quite well in the Far East.