Nintendo Switch Now On Its Second Month On Top Of US Console Sales

News // Nintendo Switch // By pets_torrefranca // 18 May 2017

Nintendo Switch Now On Its Second Month On Top Of US Console Sales
The Nintendo Switch console is currently on its second month streak in dominating the US console market. Nintendo's latest hardware is said to be have been on top of the NPD chart since April selling more than 280,000 units which if combined with the 3DS sales constitutes to almost 50% of all console sales in the country. 
 
The Nintendo hype is not stopping on the hardware side alone, in fact, the critically acclaimed Mario Kart 8 Deluxe was also said to have sold 550,000 units 48 hours after being launched. The improved version of the Wii-U version sold 460,000 physical copies which are more than the total combined sales in the UK. This only proves that Nintendo still holds some of the strongest exclusive titles in the video game industry. 
 
Ultra Street Fighter II The Final Challengers is another Nintendo Switch exclusive scheduled to launch on May 26, other expected titles include Rime which is also expected on the same day followed by Perception which is scheduled on May 30. 
 
Check out the trailers for Rime and Perception below for more information and stay tuned for more gaming updates. 

"Rime Nintendo Switch Trailer"

"Perception Nintendo Switch Trailer"

Source: GamesIndustryBiz, GameSpotDante Nintendo Switch World