Nintendo Switch has been selling like hot cakes since its launch and the hybrid console has proven to be very successful for Nintendo. Now, Nintendo has revealed that the hybrid console has sold over 2.7 million units worldwide since its launch.
During the recent shareholders meeting for Nintendo, the company revealed that Nintendo Switch has sold over 2.7 million units since launch and 2.74 million units to be exact. The company also revealed that Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild sold a total of 3.84 million units on both Switch and Wii U, of which over 1 million were sold on Wii U and over 2.7 million on Switch.
Nintendo Switch has proven to be very successful for the company and according to a report, Nintendo has increased the production of the console to 18 million units for the current fiscal year. According to the report, the sources have revealed that Nintendo is gunning for an even higher sales figure for its current fiscal year and aims to produce 18 million units by the end of this fiscal year.
However, that might not be possible as according to another report, Nintendo is facing part shortages for the production of its console. According to the report, there is an industrywide shortage of components used in “smartphones, computer servers, and other digital devices”.