There's a small positive sign in this weeks hardware sales charts in Japan, though. It's into third place, overtaking its predecessor, largely thanks to the release of Tales of Innocence R, a rather popular game from a rather popular RPG series.
Of course, nothing came even close to the 3DS in sales. Nintendo's wonder is slaughtering the market over there right now.
Console (Sales this week)
PS Vita 18,942
In terms of software, Armoured Core debuted in the #1 position, shifting 163,906 copies. Resident Evil Revelations (146,995), Tales of Innocence R (54,853), Mario Kart 7 (29,230) and Monster Hunter 3G (27,032) rounded out the top five. Yes, three of the top five software sales were 3DS games.