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Amazon Japan Announces Their Top Ten Best Selling Games of the Decade

In honor of their ten-year anniversary, Amazon Japan has released their list of the top ten best-selling games of the decade, starting from October 1, 2001 and ending on June 30, 2010.

Out of the top ten titles, six of them are Nintendo titles. In first place is Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies for the DS. The title was released in Japan in 2009.

Four of the titles belong to Square Enix, with two being Final Fantasy titles (Final Fantasy XIII and Final Fantasy XII), and two being Dragon Quest titles (Dragon Quest XI and Dragon Quest VIII).

The full list is as follows:

1. Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies (DS)

2. Final Fantasy XIII (PS3, Xbox 360)

3. New Super Mario Bros. Wii (Wii)

4. Wii Fit (w/ Balance Board) (Wii)

5. Tomodachi Collection (DS)

6. Monster Hunter Freedom Unite (PSP)

7. Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King (PS2)

8. New Super Mario Bros. (DS)

9. Animal Crossing: Wild World (DS)

10. Final Fantasy XII (PS2)

Source: Nintendo World Report – News – Amazon Japan Unveil Their Top Ten Best Selling Games of the Decade.