Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 debuted at #1 on the game charts in Japan in its release week, with over 164,716 copies that have been sold. The title was most popular on PS4, with PS3 version coming in at #3 on the charts.

  1. [PS4] Call of Duty: Black Ops III – 143,817 (New entry)
  2. [3DS] Disney Magical World 2 – 73,824 (New entry)
  3. [PS3] Call of Duty: Black Ops III – 20,899 (New entry)
  4. [PSV] God Eater Resurrection – 20,812 (Lifetime sales -146,688)
  5. [3DS] Yo-kai Watch Busters: Red Cat Team / White Dog Squad – 19,810 (1,714,160)

Comparing this number to last year, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare sold over 140,000 copies in launch week in Japan.

Activision announced yesterday that Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 was the biggest entertainment launch of the year, with the game earning over $550 million in sales worldwide.

SOURCE: GamesIndustry

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  • DeadZombieGaming 12

    houly shiet

  • CheEsEToUcH666

    how popular is cod in japan anyway?

    • Keshav Bhat

      Pretty popular to be #1.

      • Moon

        Bet World at War is not as popular . I hope we get the WAW2 this year with the campaign being a fictional play out of the planned but never used invasion of Japan to end the war if the A bomb had not yet been invented

    • tuby

      What a stupid question bro lol

      • CheEsEToUcH666

        I meant the series as a whole

        • Tuby

          You didnt wrote that faggit. Moreover also other people give you answer in line of my comment. Why ask if they are already on number 1 with the newest cod. So it is populair

          • CheEsEToUcH666

            Its faggot. With an o. Sorry, if people are going to insult me, at least spell it correctly. XD

          • Tuby

            I used dolan style. But as a whole is correct English? What a dumbass

          • SnaffSnaff

            Dolan is dumbass. It stands for Dumbass on Liquor and Nachos..

    • Very. Here are how other CoDs have done in comparison:

      Call of Duty first week sales in Japan since 2010

      [PS3] Call of Duty: Black Ops – Subtitled Edition (Square Enix) {2010.11.18} (¥7.980) – 128.922 / NEW
      [360] Call of Duty: Black Ops – Subtitled Edition (Square Enix) {2010.11.18} (¥7.980) – 30.279 / NEW
      Total Black Ops: 159.201

      [PS3] Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 – Subtitled Edition (Square Enix) {2011.11.17} (¥7.980) – 180.372 / NEW
      [360] Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 – Subtitled Edition (Square Enix) {2011.11.17} (¥7.980) – 30.467 / NEW
      Total Modern Warfare 3: 210.839

      [PS3] Call of Duty: Black Ops II – Subtitled Edition (Square Enix) {2012.11.22} (¥7.980) – 197.350 / NEW
      [360] Call of Duty: Black Ops II – Subtitled Edition (Square Enix) {2012.11.22} (¥7.980) – 22.177 / NEW
      Total Black Ops II: 219.527

      [PS3] Call of Duty: Ghosts – Subtitled Edition (Square Enix) {2013.11.14} (¥7.980) – 190.631 / NEW
      [360] Call of Duty: Ghosts – Subtitled Edition (Square Enix) {2013.11.14} (¥7.980) – 12.950 / NEW
      [WIU] Call of Duty: Ghosts – Subtitled Edition (Square Enix) {2013.11.14} (¥7.980) – 2.265 / NEW
      Total Ghosts: 205.846

      [PS3] Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare – Subtitled Edition (Square Enix) {2014.11.13} (¥8.424) – 79.586 / NEW
      [PS4] Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare – Subtitled Edition (Square Enix) {2014.11.13} (¥8.424) – 64.060 / NEW
      [XB1] Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare – Subtitled Edition # (Square Enix) {2014.11.13} (¥8.424) – 3.730 / NEW
      [360] Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare – Subtitled Edition (Square Enix) {2014.11.13} (¥8.424) – 1.565 / NEW
      Total Advanced Warfare: 148.941

      [PS4] Call of Duty: Black Ops III – 143.817 / NEW
      [PS3] Call of Duty: Black Ops III – 20.899
      Total Black Ops III: 164.716 (*missing xbox sales)

      • ScOott

        Japanese people are smart mother fuckers, Look at the lack of sales of A.W compared to the rest ?..

        • Drank Bleach

          lol nice

        • Tuby

          And dont forget they cant aim that good with the gooks eyes lol

          • MichiganerE

            LOL.

    • Weeb Trash

      Modern Warfare series is insanely popular in Japan. not sure with other series though.

  • Ryumoau

    Pretty cool to see the game doing well even in japan. That was the last place i figured it would. lol

  • Gust Fook FAGITS

    Furst to say Furst

  • LEL

    Dose anybode have the sales figers for black ahps 3 in Iraq pls. my frend sais the gaem is really populer their to

    • MetalSaint

      im from Iraq and yeah there was a huge number of PS4 Owners buying the game

  • Guilherme Kaneko

    I wonder to know if Japanase people have multiplayer Lag too.

  • Weeb Trash

    Now I’m Just waiting for animefied fanart of BO3.

    • Greasy Neckbeard

      Your name fits you really well

      • Weeb Trash

        Thank you.

  • Greasy Neckbeard

    I thought all they did was jerk off to their erotic cartoons

  • Jad

    Heaps was sold over here in Australia