Monster Hunter Rise Was The Japanese Eshop’s Best Selling Game For 2021

Monster Hunter Rise Was The Japanese Eshop’s Best Selling Game For 2021

Nintendo has revealed its listing of the Top 30 best selling games on the Japanese Switch eshop for 2021.

Perhaps unsurprisingly, the best selling digital game on Switch in Japan for 2021 was Monster Hunter Rise, the latest portable entry in Capcom’s extremely popular franchise. Coming in second was Innersloth’s Among Us, which made its debut on Switch back in December 2020. In third and fifth place were Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl respectively, which is a remarkable achievement considering its been a little over a month since their launch.

You can check out the full top 30 list below:

  1. Monster Hunter Rise
  2. Among Us
  3. Pokémon Brilliant Diamond
  4. Momotaro Dentetsu: Showa, Heisei, Reiwa Mo Teiban!
  5. Pokémon Shining Pearl
  6. Human: Fall Flat
  7. Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury
  8. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
  9. Minecraft
  10. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
  11. Clubhouse Games: 51 Worldwide Classics
  12. Mario Party Superstars
  13. Animal Crossing: New Horizons
  14. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
  15. Overcooked 2
  16. New Pokémon Snap
  17. Splatoon 2
  18. Monster Hunter Stories 2 – Wings of Ruin
  19. Futari De! Nyanko Daisensou
  20. Fitness Boxing 2: Rhythm and Exercise
  21. Story of Seasons: Pioneers of Olive Town
  22. The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD
  23. Dragon Quest XI S
  24. Dragon Quest III
  25. Pokémon Sword
  26. Game Builder Garage
  27. Super Mario Party
  28. Metroid Dread
  29. Undertale
  30. Miitopia

What do you think? Let us know in the comments.