Wii U exclusive Bayonetta 2 (which is quite similar to Devil May Cry but with a lady main character) has sold at least 38,828 copies in japan already since the game released on September 20. Compared to Bayonetta 1 which sold 135,242 copies on PS3 and 64,325 copies Microsoft’s Xbox 360 in its first week it is not quite an achievement. But also to remember it is only exclusive to Wii U and of course Playstation and the Xbox are more used in japan.

Bayonetta 2 sold more than 38 thousand units

Bayonetta 2 sold more than 38 thousand units

Bayonetta 2 is in 3rd place in the software sales and the first place is conquered by none other than Super Smash Bros 3DS with more than 321,000 sold.
You guys probably should take a look at this on the sales figures below:
01./01. [3DS] Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS (Nintendo) {2014.09.13} (¥5.616) – 321.363 / 1.266.008 (-66%)
02./04. [3DS] Yo-Kai Watch 2: Ganso / Honke (Level 5) {2014.07.10} (¥4.937) – 56.380 / 2.525.591 (+20%)
03./00. [WIU] Bayonetta 2 (Nintendo) {2014.09.20} (¥8.316) – 38.828 / NEW
04./00. [PS3] Destiny (Sony Computer Entertainment) {2014.09.11} (¥8.532) – 18.393 / 67.896
05./06. [3DS] Dragon Quest X Online (Square Enix) {2014.09.04} (¥4.104) – 13.948 / 89.299 (-39%)
06./02. [PS4] Destiny # (Sony Computer Entertainment) {2014.09.11} (¥8.532) – 13.014 / 104.291 (-86%)
07./05. [PS3] Naruto Shippuden: Narutimate Storm Revolution (Bandai Namco Games) {2014.09.11} (¥7.689) – 9.389 / 49.569 (-77%)
08./07. [PSV] Toukiden: The Age of Demons Extreme # (Koei Tecmo) {2014.08.28} (¥6.264) – 7.936 / 129.256 (-48%)
09./08. [WIU] Mario Kart 8 (Nintendo) {2014.05.29} (¥6.156) – 6.396 / 672.313 (-6%)
10./10. [3DS] Yo-kai Watch (Level 5) {2013.07.11} (¥4.800) – 4.554 / 1.274.296 (-7%)
11./09. [3DS] Yoshi’s New Island (Nintendo) {2014.07.24} (¥4.936) – 4.334 / 184.048 (-24%)
12./20. [PS3] Grand Theft Auto V [Bargain Edition] (Rockstar Games) {2014.06.26} (¥5.389) – 3.087 / 63.395 (-6%)
13./23. [3DS] Pokemon X / Y # (Pokemon Co.) {2013.10.12} (¥4.800) – 2.944 / 4.144.405
14./12. [PS4] Samurai Warriors 4 (Koei Tecmo) {2014.09.04} (¥7.776) – 2.8