Tuesday, 16 October, 2018

Nintendo Switch Has Sold 10 Million Units in Under a Year

Holiday Wish Guide Gifts for Nintendo Fans from Budding Gamers to Experienced Players Nintendo Switch Has Sold 10 Million Units in Under a Year
Eleanor Moreno | 13 December, 2017, 06:21

Nintendo, on 12 December announced, that it has sold over 10 million units of its Switch console worldwide since it was launched nine months ago.

The Nintendo Switch has hit ten million sales in just nine months, proving that Nintendo is on-track for another sure-fire success of a console after the Wii U struggled to gain ground.

The announcement comes less than two months after Nintendo increased its fiscal-year projection, ending March 31, 2018, from 10 million to 14 million units sold.

Secondly, The Nintendo Switch could be plugged into their home monitor like a Nintendo Wii U.

More games are coming to Nintendo Switch's lineup, including those that feature characters Kirby and Yoshi.

Nintendo HQ Visit

So, why has the Nintendo Switch been a success?

Nintendo employees are focusing on addressing the increasing popularity of Switch by making sure that there are enough tablets to meet the consumers' need.

For comparison, the company's previous system the Wii U sold 13.56 million units over five years. And the system's ability to let players enjoy games on both TVs and on the go has captured gamer interest.

According to an interview with Japanese publication Nikkei (via industry analyst Dr. Serkan Toto), Resident Evil, Street Fighter, and Mega Man publisher Capcom has desires to port even more games over to Nintendo's new hybrid console, the Switch.

Speaking of games, the device launched with some titles that have secured a "strong first year" label for the Switch. Do you own one or plan to get one? This year we have seen Stardew Valley, Minecraft, Doom, Skyrim, LA Noire, Rayman Legends, Disgaea 5, WWE 2K18, Street Fighter II, NBA 2K18, Federation Internationale de Football Association 18, Resident Evil, Rocket League, Batman: The Telltale Series, Mario & Rabbids: Kingdom Battle from Ubisoft and many more third party games be released on the Switch so you can play them anywhere.


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