Nintendo’s hybrid console is close to turning five and has already managed to sell an incredible amount of more than 92 million consoles around the world, making it an unstoppable phenomenon that is generating numerous benefits for the Japanese company, which is taking advantage of the pull of Switch to invest 880 million dollars in other forms of entertainment and the concept for your next system. Switch managed to lead October sales in the United States, while according to what comes from Nintendo Life the console has managed to have its best week in UK sales since its launch in 2017.
Last week was the biggest sales week ever for Nintendo Switch in the UK. Absolute dominant display. The Switch + Mario Kart 8 +3 Months Online bundle stole the show over Black Friday. Xbox Series S was in (a very distant) second place Christopher Dring (@Chris_Dring) November 29, 2021
Christopher Dring, a journalist for GamesIndustry, has shared the data through his personal Twitter account. “Last week was the week of Highest UK Nintendo Switch Sales With Absolutely Dominant Figures. El pack de Nintendo Switch + Mario Kart 8 + 3 months of Switch Online stole the show during the Black Friday sales. Xbox Series S was in second place (very distant)“Dring explained. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe It was, by a considerable difference from the other titles, the best-selling game on Black Friday in the UK. In addition, although it was not the best-selling console in the UK, several analysts pointed out that Xbox Series S was the best-selling console in the United States.
Nintendo Switch and Pokémon, a guaranteed success
Another Nintendo Switch title that has not lagged behind in terms of sales in recent weeks has been Pokémon Shiny Diamond / Shimmering Pearl, the remakes by Sinnoh that managed to position themselves as the second best debut of the year in the United Kingdom. The Nintendo console continues unstoppable and has managed to stand up to some of the releases that are usually the most popular of the year, such as FIFA 22 and Call of Duty: Vanguard, which They have also achieved very good figures these weeks.