Top 5 game sales per system worldwide in week 36, 2008

What are the best-selling games in America, Japan, and Europe (UK) this week? Thanks to Amazon online sales data here are the games that are the most popular now.

Nintendo Wii
Wii Fit with Balance Board for WiiNorth America: 1. Wii Fit (Nintendo), 2. Mario Kart Wii (Nintendo), 3. Rock Band (Electronic Arts), 4. Wii Play (Nintendo), 5. We Ski (Namco Bandai).

Japan: 1. Wii Fit (Nintendo), 2. Mario Kart Wii (Nintendo), 3. Wii Sports (Nintendo), 4. Fatal Frame IV (Nintendo), 5. Captain Rainbow (Nintendo).

Europe: 1. Wii Fit (Nintendo), 2. Wii Play (Nintendo), 3. Tiger Woods PGA Tour 09 (Electronic Arts), 4. Mario Kart Wii (Nintendo), 5. Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games (Sega).

Xbox 360
NCAA Football 09 for Xbox 360North America: 1. NCAA Football 09 (Electronic Arts), 2. Mercenaries 2: World in Flames (Electronic Arts), 3. Viva Pinata: Trouble in Paradise (Microsoft), 4. Infinite Undiscovery (Square Enix), 5. Madden NFL 09 (Electronic Arts).

Japan: 1. Tales of Vesperia (Namco), 2. Warriors Orochi 2 (Koei), 3. Ninja Gaiden II (Tecmo), 4. Clannad (Prototype), 5. Too Human (Microsoft).

Europe: 1. Mercenaries 2: World in Flames (Electronic Arts), 2. Grand Theft Auto IV (Rockstar), 3. Infinite Undiscovery (Square Enix), 4. Beijing 2008 (Sega), 5. Halo 3 (Microsoft).

PlayStation 3
Grand Theft Auto IV for PS3North America: 1. Grand Theft Auto IV (Rockstar), 2. Madden NFL 09 (Electronic Arts), 3. Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots (Konami), 4. Mercenaries 2: World in Flames (Electronic Arts), 5. Gran Turismo 5: Prologue (Sony).

Japan: 1. Afrika (Sony), 2. Battlefield: Bad Company (Electronic Arts), 3. Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots – Special Edition (Konami), 4. Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion – Game of the Year Edition (Bethesda), 5. SoulCalibur IV (Namco Bandai).

Europe: 1. Mercenaries 2: World in Flames (Electronic Arts), 2. Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots (Konami), 3. Grand Theft Auto IV (Rockstar), 4. Tiger Woods PGA Tour 09 (Electronic Arts), 5. Gran Turismo 5 Prologue (Sony).

PlayStation 2
Rock Band Special Edition for PS2North America: 1. Rock Band Special Edition (Electronic Arts), 2. Madden NFL 09 (Electronic Arts), 3. God of War II (Sony), 4. Metal Gear Solid: The Essential Collection (Konami), 5. Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock Bundle (Activision).

Japan: 1. Persona 4 (Atlus), 2. J-League Winning Eleven 2008 Club Championship (Konami), 3. Sengoku Basara X (Capcom), 4. Drastic Killer – Special Edition (Banpresto), 5. Kateikyoushi Hitman Reborn! Dream Hyper Battle! (Marvelous).

Europe: No longer being tracked.

PC
The Sims 2: Apartment Life for PCNorth America: 1. The Sims 2: Apartment Life (Electronic Arts), 2. Spore Creature Creator (Electronic Arts), 3. The Orange Box (Electronic Arts), 4. SimCity 4 Deluxe (Electronic Arts), 5. Baldur’s Gate II: Ultimate Collection (Vivendi).

Japan: 1. Monster Hunter Frontier Online Season 3.0 Premium (E-Frontier), 2. Final Fantasy XI: The Vana’diel Collection (Square Enix), 3. Ragnarok Online Summer Package 2008 (E Frontier), 4. Civilization IV: Deluxe Pack (Cyber Front), 5. Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare (Activision).

Europe: 1. The Sims 2: Apartment Life (Electronic Arts), 2. Spore Creature Creator (Electronic Arts), 3. S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Clear Sky (Deep Silver), 4. Football Manager 2008 (Sega), 5. Microsoft Flight Simulator X: Deluxe Edition (Microsoft).

Nintendo DS
New Super Mario Bros. for DSNorth America: 1. New Super Mario Bros. (Nintendo), 2. Brain Age (Nintendo), 3. Brain Age 2 (Nintendo), 4. Mario Kart DS (Nintendo), 5. Lego Indiana Jones (LucasArts).

Japan: 1. Rhythm Tengoku Gold (Nintendo), 2. KORG DS-10 (AQ Interactive), 3. Dragon Quest V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride (Square Enix), 4. Fire Emblem: New Dark Dragon and the Blade of Light (Nintendo), 5. Daigasso! Band Brothers DX (Nintendo).

Europe: 1. Dr. Kawashima’s Brain Training (Nintendo), 2. Guitar Hero: On Tour (Activision), 3. 42 All-Time Classics (Nintendo), 4. More Brain Training (Nintendo), 5. Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games (Sega).

PlayStation Portable
Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII for PSPNorth America: 1. Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII (Square Enix), 2. God of War: Chains of Olympus (Sony), 3. Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories (Rockstar), 4. Final Fantasy Tactics: The War of the Lions (Square Enix), 5. Tekken: Dark Resurrection (Namco Bandai).

Japan: 1. Monster Hunter Portable 2nd G (Capcom), 2. Phantasy Star Portable (Sega), 3. Fate/Tiger Colosseum Upper – Megamori Box (Capcom), 4. Gundam Battle Universe (Bandai), 5. Don’t Be So Bold Just Because You Are Heroes – Best Of PSP Edition (Sony).

Europe: 1. Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII (Square Enix), 2. God of War: Chains of Olympus (Sony), 3. Tiger Woods PGA Tour 09 (Electronic Arts), 4. International Athletics (Ghostlight), 5. Lego Indiana Jones (LucasArts).

Wii Fit stays on the healthiest spot of the Wii chart. After a discount sale, NCAA Football 09 rises to the top of the Xbox 360 chart again. Grand Theft Auto IV returns on the top of the PS3 chart. The Rock Band Special Edition remains on the PS2 stage. The Sims 2: Apartment Life expansion pack sits comfy on the PC‘s best seat. New Super Mario Bros. remains on the #1 spot of the DS chart. Lastly Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII returns to the PSP chart. — For the full lists go to Amazon’s US, JPN (PC) & UK sites.