The Nintendo Change household of consoles is heading into its third vacation season in Europe with gross sales up considerably year-on-year, and a significant gross sales milestone beneath its belt. Following the current launch of Nintendo Change Lite alongside the flagship Nintendo Change console, Nintendo of Europe pronounces that greater than 10 million consoles within the Nintendo Change household have been bought throughout Europe.
Throughout the continent as a complete, Nintendo Change gross sales proceed to develop annually. gross sales in 2019 are nearly 30% increased year-on-year, and greater than 40% increased than this time in 2017.
“The Nintendo Switch family of consoles is being enjoyed by millions of players across Europe, and passing such a major milestone is testament to its broad appeal,” stated Nintendo of Europe President, Stephan Bole. “European sales of Nintendo Switch hardware and software are growing significantly each year, and existing and new console owners have a wealth of titles to choose from, with plenty more on the way.”
The library of video games playable on the Nintendo Change household contains evergreen classics like Mario Kart eight Deluxe and Tremendous Smash Bros. Final, in addition to this yr’s releases together with Tremendous Mario Maker 2, and The Legend of Zelda: Hyperlink’s Awakening.
For the reason that launch of Nintendo Change in March 2017, European Nintendo Change homeowners have purchased greater than 36 million Nintendo-published titles, with a complete of 9 Nintendo-published video games exceeding the one-million gross sales mark in Europe:
- Mario Kart eight Deluxe
- Tremendous Mario Odyssey
- The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
- Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee!
- Tremendous Smash Bros. Final
- Splatoon 2
- Tremendous Mario Occasion
- New Tremendous Mario Bros. U Deluxe
It’s not simply Nintendo-published titles attaining excessive gross sales, with a number of titles from third-party publishers together with Minecraft, Crash Bandicoot™ N.Sane Trilogy, Mario Rabbids® Kingdom Battle, and Stardew Valley all promoting greater than half 1,000,000 copies every throughout the continent.
Nintendo Change homeowners nonetheless have extra video games to sit up for in 2019, together with Luigi’s Mansion three, Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Protect, and Ring Match Journey, a brand new expertise that mixes journey with health. See the total line-up of video games on the Nintendo Change household web site.
Supply: Nintendo UK