One Piece: Pirate Warriors Sells a Gigantic 655,774 Copies

The sales figures for One Piece: Pirate Warriors are in! According to the very reliable Japanese analytics company Media Create, in the first week at Japanese retailers One Piece: Pirate Warriors sold a gigantic 655,774 copies! Namco Bandai Games had a first shipment amount of 650,000 copies, so to see sales exceeding that is certainly a huge surprise! Check out how Pirate Warriors compares in week one sales against One Piece games released in the last 4 years. Surely a blow out!

  1. One Piece: Pirate Warriors (Sony PlayStation 3, released March 2012) – 655,774
  2. One Piece: Gigant Battle 2 (Nintendo DS, released November 2011) – 116,062
  3. One Piece: Unlimited Cruise Special (Nintendo 3DS, released May 2011) – 80, 488
  4. One Piece: Gigant Battle (Nintendo DS, released September 2010) – 131.854
  5. One Piece: Unlimited Cruise Episode 1 (Nintendo Wii, released February 2009) – 61,009
  6. One Piece: Unlimited Cruise Episode 2 (Nintendo Wii, released September 2008) – 45,000
  7. In case you are wondering, here are the top 20 games sold during the week of February 27 to March 4th. One Piece clearly topped the competition!

    1. [PS3] One Piece: Pirate Warriors – 655,774
    2. [3DS] Mario & Sonic at the London 2012 Olympic Games – 43,155
    3. [3DS] Harvest Moon: The Land of Origin – 27,378
    4. [PSP] Great Battle Full Blast – 24,289
    5. [3DS] Theatrhythm Final Fantasy – 21,540
    6. [3DS] Mario Kart 7 – 18,945
    7. [PS3] Naruto Shippuden: Narutimate Storm Generations – 17,917
    8. [3DS] Super Mario 3D Land – 16,142
    9. [3DS] Monster Hunter 3G – 15,836
    10. [PSP] Tales of the Heroes: Twin Brave – 12,358
    11. [3DS] Doraemon: Nobita and the Island of Miracles – 12,228
    12. [PS3] Asura’s Wrath – 7,795
    13. [3DS] Resident Evil: Revelations – 7,444
    14. [PS3] Binary Domain – 6,775
    15. [PS3] UFC Undisputed 3 – 6,198
    16. [WII] Just Dance Wii – 6,043
    17. [PSP] Samurai Warriors 3 Z Special – 5,224
    18. [PSP] Monster Hunter Freedom 3 – 5,156
    19. [PSP] I Don’t Have Many Friends Portable – 5,142
    20. [PS3] Gran Turismo 5 Spec II – 4,922

    One Piece PS3, One Piece: Pirate Warriors (or One Piece: Kaizoku Musou in Japanese), is the first One Piece game on the Sony PlayStation 3. It will cover One Piece Part 1 as well as some of the story contents of the One Piece timeskip. The game was developed by Omega Force and published by Namco Bandai Games and Tecmo Koei in Japan on March 1, 2012. A European and North American release are possible based on trademark filings by Namco Bandai, but no official word has been released.