The Nintendo Switch has been the best-selling console successful the U.S. for 35 of the past 36 months, having mislaid to the PlayStation 5 backmost successful September. The streak continued this November.
Announced successful a press release today, the Switch was the best-selling console successful the U.S. successful November aft selling much than 1 cardinal units. The property merchandise cites the NPD Group, which regularly reports connected U.S. video games income each month, and according to the group, the Switch sold 1.13 cardinal units past month. Of course, those 1.13 cardinal units are divided betwixt the 3 variants of the console presently connected the market: the Switch, the Switch Lite, and the OLED Model, which was conscionable released successful October.
“For the important holiday-shopping week of Thanksgiving, which includes Black Friday, Nintendo Switch was besides the top-selling video crippled console, with astir 550,000 systems sold,” the property merchandise reads. “With November logged successful the grounds books, Nintendo Switch has present been the top-selling video crippled console for 35 retired of the past 36 months.”
Nintendo of America president Doug Bowser, who precocious appeared astatine The Game Award 2021 to judge the Best Action/Adventure Game grant for Metroid Dread, says as Nintendo heads into 2022 and the sixth twelvemonth of Switch, “the strategy continues to spot beardown demand” and that the institution looks “forward to adjacent much radical adding Nintendo Switch to their households.”
For much astir the Switch, cheque retired Game Informer’s Nintendo Switch OLED review and past work astir however the Switch has passed 92 cardinal units sold arsenic of past month. Check retired Game Informer’s database of the apical 10 games connected Switch aft that.
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