Nintendo Switch Dethrones Wii As The Fastest Selling Console In The US

Nintendo Switch launched last year and since then the console has shipped millions of units worldwide and now Nintendo has revealed that Nintendo Switch is now the fastest selling console in the history of the US. According to Nintendo, Switch has sold 4.8 million units in 10 months which is the highest total for any console in the history of US.

Switch has beaten Nintendo’s very own Wii which was the previous record holder with 4 million units sold in 10 months. According to Reggie Fils-Aime, the company is looking forward to bring new surprises in 2018.

Fans across the country have experienced the joy of playing their favorite games at home or on the go. Now that many more people have received Nintendo Switch systems for the holidays, we look forward to bringing them fun new surprises in 2018 and beyond.

Platinum Games announced Bayonetta 3 for Nintendo Switch at Game Awards 2017, however, no details about the game itself were revealed. Now a rumor has been making rounds on the internet suggesting that Bayonetta 3 will launch in Summer 2018 for Switch.

Another report suggests that Konami will be bringing the Wii Rebirth trilogy to Switch which includes Castlevania: The Adventure ReBirth, Contra ReBirth, and Gradius ReBirth.

Another rumor has been making rounds on the internet that Rockstar Games will announce Switch versions of GTA V and Red Dead Redemption. According to the leak, Red Dead Redemption remastered will also be announced for Switch at Nintendo Direct.

Also, Nintendo President Tatsumi Kimishima revealed that Nintendo forecasts 37 million Nintendo Switch sales by April 2019.

According to Kimishima, the company expects to move 20 million until in 2018 which added to the current sales figure will bring the Nintendo Switch sales close to 37 million units.