April 18, 2021

Here Are The Switch eShop’s Best-Selling Games Of November 2020 (Japan)


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Nintendo has released an updated list of its best-selling titles in Japan, revealing the hottest eShop titles of last month.

Below, you’ll find a list of the 20 best-selling games on the Japanese eShop for November 2020. Only paid downloads are included, and any games that were on sale during the period are appropriately labelled (thanks, Perfectly Nintendo). Secondary numbers show last month’s chart placement:


01./New. – Momotaro Dentetsu: Showa, Heisei, Reiwa mo Teiban! (Konami) [19.11.2020]
02./New. – Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin (Marvelous) [12.11.2020]
03./06. – Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity (Koei-Tecmo) [20.11.2020]
04./01. – Pikmin 3 Deluxe (Nintendo) [30.10.2020]
05./16. – Gear.Club Unlimited (3 g o o) [14.12.2017] (96% off until December 6th)
06./00. – Rune Factory 4 Special (Marvelous) [25.7.2019] (Game Trial + was on sale)
07./04. – Human: Fall Flat (Teyon Japan) [28.12.2017] (was on sale)
08./00. – Abzu (505 Games) [27.2.2020] (was on sale)
09./03. – Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo) [20.3.2020]
10./00. – Romancing SaGa 3 (Square-Enix) [11.11.2019] (57% off until November 30th)
11./09. – Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo) [28.4.2017]
12./10. – Minecraft (Microsoft Japan) [21.6.2018]
13./07. – Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (Nintendo) [07.12.2019]
14./13. – The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild [03.3.2017]
15./11. – Clubhouse Games: 51 Worldwide Classics (Nintendo) [05.6.2020]
16./14. – Pokémon Sword (The Pokémon Company) [15.11.2019]
17./00. – Overcooked! 2 (Team17) [07.8.2018] (was on sale)
18./02. – Super Mario 3D All-Stars (Nintendo) [18.9.2020]
19./15. – Splatoon 2 (Nintendo) [21.7.2017]
20./12. – Hollow (Forever Entertainment) [06.12.2018] (95% off until December 1st)


If you’re wondering, Momotaro Dentetsu is a board game-style series from Konami which has players becoming the president of a railroad company. It’s been number one in the country’s physical chart for two weeks too, so it doesn’t come as a shock to see it sitting in first place here.

If you’re interested in keeping tabs on the top games in Japan, make sure to watch out for our weekly chart updates. We also recently shared our personal top picks for eShop games released last month.

Any surprises in that top 20? Tell us below.


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