Nintendo’s first console has sold over 10 million copies worldwide, Nintendo reveals
A console that’s sold more than 10 million units worldwide is Nintendo’s best-selling console ever, according to the company.
The company confirmed that it sold 10 million consoles globally on March 31, according an estimate from market researcher NPD Group, adding that the figure was boosted from its previous figure of 8 million.
Nintendo says it sold over 1.5 million consoles worldwide on March 15, and it sold nearly 6 million in the UK on March 22.
It’s the first time the company has sold more consoles in a calendar year than it did last year.