Sales for Sony Corp.’s Playstation Vita ranked as the No. 3 video game hardware in Japan in the latest retail data from the region.
Media Create Co. this month said the PS Vita sold 55,591 units between Dec. 16 and Dec. 22 to rank as the No. 2 hardware for the week.
By comparison, the hardware sold 35,946 units the week prior.
New Dynasty Warriors: Gundam ranked at No. 6 for the week.
Meanwhile, the PSP sold 9,905 units to rank at No. 5 in the same period.
The PS Vita and PSP units sold 600,000 combined in the three-month period between Apr. and June 2013.
It forecasts sales of five million PS Vita and PSP units by fiscal Mar. 2014.