The year may not be over, but that doesn't mean it's too early for Best of 2009 lists. Amazon Japan has crunched data and has the 10 best selling video game titles this year.
10. DISSIDIA FINAL FANTASY 9. Ryu Ga Gotoku 3 8. Resident Evil 5 7. Wii Fit Plus (software only) 6. Wii Sports Resort 5. Hatsune Miku PROJECT DIVA 4. Tales of Vesperia (PS3) 3. Monster Hunter 3 2. Tomodachi Collection 1. Dragon Quest IX
There are also breakdowns by platform. The top selling games in Japan per platform in 2009 were: Monster Hunter 3 (Wii), Dragon Quest IX (DS), Tales of Vesperia (PS3), Fate/Unlimited Codes (PS2), Hatsune Miku PROJECT DIVA (PSP) and Star Ocean 4 (Xbox 360). It's worth noting that Gears of War 2 was the second biggest selling Xbox 360 title on Amazon Japan in 2009.