Nintendo Switch near 37 Million Units Sold

Nintendo Switch Is the Best Selling Console in the US in 2019

Nintendo Switch has announced that it has sold over 36.87 million units of its Switch console.

The popular hybrid that became a worldwide rage was the main highlight in Nintendo’s latest financial presentation, which updated game and console sales data after the end of the first three months of the current fiscal year.

Between April June 2019, 2.13 million Nintendo Switch consoles were sold – bringing the total number of hybrids in the hands of gamers to 36.87 million since March 3, 2017.

Nintendo did not change its forecast to sell 18 million Switch consoles by March 2020.

In terms of games, 22.61 million units of video games have been sold on Nintendo Switch in these three months and in addition to updating the total sales of its games, Nintendo has revealed an impressive performance of Super Mario Maker 2.

As shared by Nintendo, Super Mario Maker 2 sold over 2.42 million units in just 3 days, and is very close to being among the top ten games sold on Nintendo Switch.

In this sales update on its games, Nintendo unveils for the first time the numbers of New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe, which hit stores in January 2019 and is already among the top sellers.

One game that hit stores in March 2019 and is not on the list is Yoshi’s Crafted World, which sold less than 2.75 million units.

  1. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – 17.89 million
  2. Super Mario Odyssey – 14.94 million
  3. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate – 14.73 million
  4. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – 13.61 million
  5. Pokemon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! / Pokemon: Let’s Go, Eevee! – 10.98 million
  6. Splatoon 2 – 9.02 million
  7. Super Mario Party – 6.99 million
  8. New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe – 4.10 million
  9. 1-2 Switch – 3.01 Million
  10. Mario Tennis Aces – 2.75 million

Nintendo has confirmed that it was in the United States that it sold the largest number of Nintendo Switch consoles, 14.83 million consoles – about 40% of total sales, while Europe is the second territory where it sells the most consoles.

As of 30 June 2019, 9.6 million Switch consoles were sold in Europe – 26% of total sales. The third is Japan with 24% of total sales thanks to its 8.76 million Switch consoles purchased.

The remaining 10%, about 3.69 million units were sold in the rest of the world.

Nintendo also revealed that by 30 June 2019, over 210.13 million games were sold to Nintendo Switch and the digital ratio is 38.3%.