Professor Layton Schools Competitors On Sales, Nintendo Conquers Chart

Level 5's latest Professor Layton puzzle-adventure, Layton Kyouju to Majin no Fue, debuts at the top of Japan's video game software sales charts, another 300,000 Nintendo DS games added to the series' impressive sales.

Professor Layton and his apprentice Luke didn't have much in the way of competition this week, with cute railroad sim Momotaro Dentetsu 2010: Sengoku Ishin no Hero Daishuugou! no Maki and Cave shoot 'em up Mushihimesama Futari Ver. 1.5 debuting closest to Layton Kyouju to Majin no Fue at spots 5 and 11, respectively.

The top ten is mostly Nintendo platform content, with bestsellers Tomodachi Collection and Pokemons Heart Gold and Soul Silver holding strong in the sales department, Wii Fit Plus backing them up.

For near total Nintendo-mination, check out the full top thirty.

01. Layton Kyouju to Majin no Fue (DS) - 306,000 / NEW 02. Tomodachi Collection (DS) - 59,000 / 1,748,000 03. Pokemon Heart Gold / Soul Silver (DS) - 55,000 / 3,090,000 04. Wii Fit Plus (Wii) - 47,000 / 993,000 05. Momotaro Dentetsu 2010: Sengoku Ishin no Hero Daishuugou! no Maki (Wii) - 44,000 / NEW 06. Inazuma Eleven 2: Fire / Blizzard (DS) - 28,000 / 664,000 07. World Soccer Winning Eleven 2010 (PS3) - 30,000 / 312,000 08. Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games (DS) - 19,000 / 42,000 09. Wii Sports Resort (Wii) - 17,000 / 1,396,000 10. Taiko no Tatsujin Wii Dodoon to 2 Yome! (Wii) - 16,000 / 45,000

11. Mushihimesama Futari Ver. 1.5 (Xbox 360) 12. J-League Pro Soccer Club o Tsukurou! 6: Pride of J (PSP) 13. Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games (Wii) 14. Naruto: Shippuden Ryujinki (Wii) 15. Dragon Ball Raging Blast (PS3) 16. La Pucell: Ragnarok (PSP) 17. New Super Mario Bros. (DS) 18. Hikari no 4 Senshi: Final Fantasy Gaiden (DS) 19. Higurashi Daybreak Portable: Mega Edition (PSP) 20. Tamagotchi no Narikiri Channeru (DS) 21. Dorabase 2: Nettou Urutorasu Tajiamu (DS) 22. Dragon Quest IX (DS) 23. Persona 3 Portable (PSP) 24. Monster Hunter Portable 2nd G (the Best) (PSP) 25. Mario Kart Wii (Wii) 26. armoured Core Portable: Silent Line (PSP) 27. Left 4 Dead 2 (Xbox 360) 28. Strike Witches: Aoi no Dengekisen - Shin Taichou Funtousuru! (DS) 29. Mega Man Battle Network: Operating Shooting Star (DS) 30. Ratchet & Clank Future: A Crack in Time (PS3)


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