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This Week in Sales: A Grand Debut for Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Period: March 16 – March 22, 2020

  • Top Sales: Animal Crossing: New Horizons – 1,880,626
  • Nintendo Switch: 129,473 (Total: 11,022,420)
  • Nintendo Switch Lite: 263,103 (1,778,802)
  • New Nintendo 2DS LL: 896 (1,703,310)
  • New Nintendo 3DS LL: 126 (5,886,790)
  • PlayStation 4: 11,156 (7,447,501)
  • PlayStation 4 Pro: 4,237 (1,480,008)
  • Xbox One X: 281 (19,340)
  • Xbox One S: 30 (92,998)

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This Week in Sales: A Grand Debut for Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Famitsu shared the newest online game software program and {hardware} gross sales figures from the week of March 16 to March 22, 2020 which included the debut of Animal Crossing: New Horizons.

As anticipated, the #1 vendor is Animal Crossing: New Horizons which hit a whopping 1,880,626 in gross sales for its opening week in Japan. Not solely did it high Super Smash Bros. Ultimate‘s debut of 1.22 million units, however it additionally surpassed Pokemon Sword Shield‘s debut of 1.36 million to take the title of the very best debut for a Nintendo Switch sport. Last week’s top-seller Nioh 2 adopted at #2 with 26,140 models bought for PlayStation 4. Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX charted at #Three with 21,954 models bought for the Nintendo Switch.

In {hardware} gross sales, the ability of Animal Crossing gross sales was at a full show with 129,473 Nintendo Switch models and 263,103 Switch Lite models for a mixed complete of 392,576 models bought. The PlayStation Four bought 11,156 models plus an extra 4,237 PS4 Pros to mix for 15,393 PS4 consoles bought within the week.

Top-10 Chart

 Lw Tw Title Weekly Sales Total Sales Sys Publisher
 New 01. Animal Crossing: New Horizons 1,880,626 New Switch Nintendo
 01. 02. Nioh 2 26,140 118,032 PS4 Koei Tecmo
 02. 03. Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX 21,954 206,893 Switch Pokemon Company
 03. 04. Pokemon Sword & Shield 17,608 3,527,528 Switch Pokemon Company
 05. 05. Minecraft 12,116 1,321,931 Switch Microsoft
06. 06. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe 12,095 2,829,353 Switch Nintendo
 07. 07. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate 10,647 3,612,919 Switch Nintendo
 08. 08. Ring Fit journey 7,505 731,308 Switch Nintendo
 10. 09. Splatoon 2 7,467 3,349,417 Switch Nintendo
11. 10. Super Mario Party 6,580 1,375,417 Switch Nintendo

Sales knowledge acquired from Famitsu.

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