Nintendo Switch gross sales have exceeded over 20 million models in Japan. Famitsu revealed this data, and said that it was aggregated from the discharge of the Nintendo Switch in 2017 to June 2, 2021. Additionally, Famitsu offered the highest 5 finest promoting Nintendo Switch video games in Japan as a part of this report. [Thanks, Famitsu!]
These numbers purely mirror home gross sales for the Nintendo Switch and are solely relevant to Japan. Previously in a monetary report from Nintendo, the corporate revealed that the console had shipped roughly 84.59 million models worldwide. The quantity elevated considerably from a earlier report in November 2020. That report revealed that Nintendo Switch gross sales had reached roughly 60 million models worldwide.
As talked about beforehand, the article additionally listed the highest 5 finest promoting Nintendo Switch video games inside Japan based mostly on their bodily variations. These are:
- Animal Crossing: New Horizons – 6,778,146 models
- Super Smash Bros. Ultimate – 4,285,272 models
- Pokemon Sword and Shield – 4,052,668 models
- Splatoon 2 – 3,868,221
- Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – 3,844,200 models
The article mentions that Animal Crossing: New Horizons nonetheless retains the best cumulative gross sales complete for a Switch recreation for its bodily model. Additionally, this quantity displays gross sales as much as May 30, 2021. Previously, Animal Crossing: New Horizons gross sales had reached 35.9 million models worldwide as of March 31, 2021. This quantity consists of each digital and bodily gross sales of the title.