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Nintendo Switch sales just beat PS4, PS4 Pro, 3DS and six more top consoles… combined

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After the dismal failure of Nintendo’s previous-generation console, it’s comprehensible that the corporate could be a bit cautious when planning manufacturing forward of launch. Shortly after the Swap was launched final month, Nintendo clearly noticed that it had successful on its palms, and it introduced that it was doubling manufacturing because of this.

It’s nonetheless unbelievably troublesome to search out the Nintendo Swap in inventory anyplace in the US. In actual fact, the one method you will get one proper now could be to order one on Amazon and pay a premium. The console continues to be promoting fairly nicely regardless of stock points, nonetheless. In actual fact, regionally, it outsold each different one of many high 10 best-selling consoles final week — mixed.

Japanese gaming business watcher 4gamer posted final week’s Media Create gross sales figures for online game software program and in Japan. They paint an analogous image to the one we’ve seen in current weeks, however it’s price revisiting to level out simply how massive native Swap gross sales are regardless of provide points. The Swap didn’t simply beat each different online game console within the high 10, it beat all of their gross sales totals mixed.

Right here’s the highest 10 in Japan for April third by means of April ninth, with final week’s gross sales in parentheses.

  1. Swap – 41,193 (45,509)
  2. New 3DS LL – 19,533 (25,719)
  3. PS4 – 18,022 (25,006)
  4. PS4 Professional – 6,490 (5,051)
  5. Vita – 5,987 (7,780)
  6. 2DS – four,629 (6,240)
  7. New 3DS – 1,523 (1,995)
  8. PS3 – 704 (1,724)
  9. Wii U – 358 (449)
  10. Xbox One – 132 (187)

No, that’s not a sort — the Xbox One actually solely offered an estimated 132 models final week. And sure, it’s nonetheless getting outsold by the Wii U. Imagine it or not, 132 isn’t even the worst week Microsoft’s console has had prior to now few months.

For these , listed below are the 20 best-selling video games in Japan throughout the identical time interval and for the prior week (through Nintendo Everything):

  1. [3DS] Monster Hunter XX – 65,672 / 1,322,152
  2. [NSW] Zelda: Breath of the Wild – 23,016 / 354,404
  3. [3DS] Mario Sports activities Superstars – 18,765 / 51,181
  4. [NSW] 1-2-Swap – 12,418 / 166,319
  5. [PS4] LEGO Worlds – 11,578 / NEW
  6. [PS4] Warriors All-Stars – eight,577 / 48,946
  7. [PS4] Ghost Recon Wildlands – 7,907 / 153,408
  8. [3DS] Pokemon Solar/Moon – 6,972 / three,236,826
  9. [PS4] NieR: Automata – 6,593 / 294,694
  10. [WIU] Zelda: Breath of the Wild – 6,487 / 95,806
  11. [PS4] Blue Reflection – 6,100 / 40,691
  12. [PS4] Horizon Zero Daybreak – 6,zero18 / 196,661
  13. [3DS] Tremendous Mario Maker for 3DS – 5,717 / 1,015,110
  14. [PSV] Warriors All-Stars – four,527 / 22,393
  15. [NSW] Tremendous Bomberman R – four,233 / 66,617
  16. [PS4] Kingdom Hearts HD I.5 + II.5 Remix – four,218 / 98,725
  17. [PS4] Grand Theft Auto V (four,990 Yen Version) – four,094 / 318,014
  18. [3DS] Animal Crossing: New Leaf – Welcome amiibo – four,017 / 159,150
  19. [WIU] Minecraft: Wii U Version – four,014 / 313,703
  20. [3DS] Kawaii Pet to Kurasou! Wan Nyan & Mini Mini Animal – three,631 / NEW

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Phil Warren has been writing for 24-7gamer.com since the start. A huge gaming fan mainly Xbox and Playstation. He is always looking for the latest news and reviews for all gaming consoles and games.
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