The Nintendo Switch has become the best selling Nintendo console on opening weekend for any product that has been launched by Nintendo in North America. Yup… even edging out the record breaking Wii.
During it’s first two days in North America, (Saturday & Sunday) the console outsold every previous Nintendo device ever. Take note that the Switch didn’t include any bundled software. It was also revealed that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild became the best selling launch game in history as well. The most surprising thing is that the Switch launched didn’t launch in the holiday season, unlike the Wii. Full breakdown of tweets by The New York Time’s Nick Wingfield