In the first year of the Nintendo console Switch can bypass the Wii U in total sales in five years
Nintendo has reported how it ended the first quarter of this year. Operating income of the company for the first three months of the year amounted to $ 1.6 billion. A year earlier, the company’s revenue was $ 700 million.
Such a sharp spike due to the release of the new Nintendo console Switch, which exceeded all forecasts of analysts. 3 through March 31, has sold 2.74 million consoles. The company believes that during the first year the total sales of the Nintendo Switch can reach 13 million units. If the forecast comes true, in the first year of the Nintendo console Switch can bypass the Wii U in total sales in five years.
It is noteworthy that the best selling game for Nintendo Switch for the same period was sold with a circulation of 2.76 million copies. Some fans of The Legend OF Zelda: Breath of the Wild bought two copies.