Jikkyo Powerful Pro Yakyu 10 (Konami, PS2) [202,428 / NEW]
Super Mario Bros. 3: Super Mario Advance 4 (Nintendo, GBA) [60,322 / 166,135]
Mega Man X7 (Capcom, PS2) [52,420 / NEW]
The newest Mega-title gets off to a hotter start than the last one, Mega Man X6 on the PlayStation, which only managed 33,000 units in its first week on the shelves (November 2001).
Kirby's Air Ride (Nintendo, GC) [38,391 / 123,844]
R-Type Final (Irem, PS2) [36,487 / NEW]
The last game in the shooter series (or so they say) did a fair bit better than the last one in its first week—R-Type Delta for the PS sold a mere 20,000 copies back in November '98.
Jikkyo Powerful Pro Yakyu 10 (Konami, GC) [31,009 / NEW]
The GameCube port of the original PS2 title above.
Corokke! 2 (Konami, GBA) [28,298 / NEW]
Boktai (Konami, GBA) [24,894 / NEW]
Not only did Boktai only sell around a third of Konami's original shipment, but it also got beaten by a generic anime-license action game of Konami's own creation. Maybe gamers really don't want to get out in the sun.
Pokémon Ruby/Sapphire (Nintendo, GBA) [18,720 / 4,569,030]
Animal Crossing e+ (Nintendo, GC) [16,297 / 161,459]
Kino no Tabi: The Beautiful World (Media Works, PS2) [15,653 / NEW]
An adventure starring a kid named Kino and a talking bicycle as they go on a journey through all sorts of strange lands. Originally a series of short stories in Japan, Kino's already been made into a TV anime and a DVD short-toon collection.
Bomberman Land 2 (Hudson, PS2) [14,968 / NEW]
The GameCube version is hitting Japan on July 31.
Pokémon Channel (Nintendo, GC) [12,581 / NEW]
This game (all right, "game" might be pushing it, but) is coming to America December 1.
Mother 1+2 (Nintendo, GBA) [10,862 / 228,137]
Super Robot Taisen Compact 3 (Bandai, WS) [10,688 / NEW]
Yes, they still make WonderSwan games! Not too many, of course, but...
Initial D: Special Stage (Sega, PS2) [10,402 / 234,810]
J.League Pro Soccer Club o Tsukurou! 3 (Sega, PS2) [10,190 / 474,577]
Silent Hill 3 (Konami, PS2) [9628 / 74,869]
Dragon Drive: World D Break (Banpresto, GBA) [9592 / NEW]
An action game based on the anime series.
Slotter UP Core 2 (Dorart, PS2) [8704 / 28,378]
Hanjuku Hero Vs. 3D (Square Enix, PS2) [7010 / 151,209]
Hamtaro: Rainbow Rescue (Nintendo, GBA) [6857 / 174,109]
Viewtiful Joe (Capcom, GC) [6559 / 61,849]
Taiko no Tatsujin: Doki! Shinkyoku darake no Harumatsuri (Namco, PS2) [6461 / 281,434]
Taiko no Tatsujin (Namco, PS2) [6330 / 623,458]
First Kiss Stories (Broccoli, PS2) [5715 / NEW]
Girl game alert!
Wario Ware, Inc.: Mega Microgame$ (Nintendo, GBA) [5680 / 464,097]
F1 Career Challenge (Electronic Arts, PS2) [5468 / NEW]
Pokémon Box: Ruby and Sapphire (Nintendo, GC) [5327 / 131,763]
Ka 2: Let's Go Hawaii (Sony, PS2) [5269 / 22,692]