Animal Crossing: New Horizons Becomes the Fastest-Selling Switch Game

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Becomes the Fastest-Selling Switch Game

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Becomes the Fastest-Selling Switch Game

As a result of customers will nonetheless purchase the Switch to play older video games, Nintendo is below much less stress to announce video games earlier than they're prepared, stated Hideki Yasuda, an analyst at Ace Securities. That puts the daily average at more than a million units sold every day.

In the gaming community, we watched Nintendo Switches fly off the shelf en masse.

Rivals Sony Corp. and Microsoft Corp. plan to launch new consoles for the holiday season. The figures end on the 31st of March, and yet despite this, Animal Crossing: New Horizons exhibited huge sales in that time.

The free official app Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp is a stakes-free introduction to the world of Tom Nook and company.

We awarded New Horizons a 9/10 review, calling it "an expanded, polished, next-generation reboot of a classic Nintendo game that's full of surprises". The company reported that the blockbuster Nintendo Switch game sold 13.41 million copies in just six weeks, beating the lifetime records of "Animal Crossing" titles for Nintendo DS ("Wild World") and 3DS ("New Leaf"). One, the game had gotten delayed from its initial 2019 release date. Another breakout demographic: female players, who occupy over 40% of sales.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Becomes the Fastest-Selling Switch Game

Nintendo Switch only halfway through its life.

Among other Nintendo titles, "Pokemon Sword" and "Pokemon Shield" have also become multi-million-unit sellers, following big hits "Super Mario Maker 2", "The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening", and "Fire Emblem: Three Houses".

Up until March, you could walk into almost any retail establishment and walk out with a Nintendo Switch.

Though production has largely resumed, Nintendo is still playing catch-up from the pause in production, so there are no consoles available to buy at the moment. "What is really unusual is that Nintendo expects less software sales despite a massively expanded install base".

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