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Updated Kingdom Hearts Title Takes Top Spot On Japanese Charts

Square Enix's Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - Final Mix for PSP launched at number one on the Japanese retail game charts, pushing Monster Hunter Freedom 3 out of the top spot for a second week.
Square Enix's Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - Final Mix for PSP launched at number one on the Japanese retail game charts, pushing Monster Hunter Freedom 3 out of the top spot for a second week. This version of Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep is a re-release of the original PlayStation Portable title, featuring English voices as well as some additional content. For the week ended January 23, the Disney-inspired action RPG sold 77,317 units, while Monster Hunter and Donkey Kong Country Returns held their places in the top three. Namco Bandai's Monster Busters: Powered launched this week at number four with 19,989 units sold. This Nintendo DS title allows players to fight a slew of giant monsters based on the popular Ultraman franchise, and features gameplay akin to Capcom's Monster Hunter. Level 5's Inazuma Eleven 3: World Challenge!! The Ogre jumped back onto the top 10 after hitting number 28 last week, landing at number seven with 12,286 units sold. The final new release in the top 10 this week was Namco Bandai's turn-based RPG Venus & Braves: Majo no Megami to Horobi no Yogen, which landed at number 10 with 10,563 units sold. Last week's top title, Another Century's Episode Portable, fell from the top 10, selling 88 percent fewer units than last week. Below is Media Create's top 20 sales chart for the week ended January 23, 2011.
LWTWTitlePublisherPlatformWeekly Sales
NEW1Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - Final MixSquare EnixPSP77,317
22Monster Hunter Freedom 3CapcomPSP43,196
33Donkey Kong Country ReturnsNintendoWii20,411
NEW4Monster Busters: PoweredNamco BandaiDS19,989
55AKB1/48: If I loved an IdolNamco BandaiPSP12,765
46Ni no Kuni: The Ebony WizardLevel 5DS12,608
287Inazuma Eleven 3: World Challenge!! The OgreLevel 5DS12,386
88Pokemon Black / WhitePokemon Co.DS12,115
79Wii PartyNintendoWii10,625
NEW10Venus & Braves: Majo no Megami to Horobi no YogenNamco BandaiPSP10,563
111Another Century's Episode PortableNamco BandaiPSP9,071
NEW12Momotaro Railway 2010: Sengoku Ishin no Hero Daishuugou! no Maki [Everyone's Recommendation Selection]HudsonWii8,925
1213Magician's Quest: The Merchant’s Store of SorceryKonamiDS7,495
1014Mario Sports MixNintendoWii7,238
1815Wii Sports Resort (w/ Remote Plus)NintendoWii6,987
1916World Soccer Winning Eleven 2011KonamiPSP6,904
2317Taiko Drum Master Wii 3Namco BandaiWii6,484
1618Mario Kart WiiNintendoWii6,273
NEW19Love ZombiesChunsoftDS6,187
NEW20Eigo de Tabisuru: Little CharoNintendoDS6,076

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