Nintendo Switch Sales Top Wii U In Japan

The Nintendo Switch has officially sold more units in Japan that its predecessor, the Wii U.

According to the latest Media Create sales, current Switch units sold in Japan sit at 3,407,158 – that’s after under a year on the market. The Wii U, after its fifth year released, has only sold 3,301,555 units.

The Wii U was a flop in Japan, so it’s fantastic to see Switch overtake it so quickly.

What are your thoughts on this latest piece of sales data? Does new of Switch selling better than Wii U in Japan surprise you? Sound off down below, in the comments section.

Aric Sweeny
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