Animal Crossing: New Horizons had sold about 11.77 Million Copies in just 12 days. The official guide by Nintendo was launched on 20th March and the statistics about the sales were released on 31st march. Nintendo says that the launch “is now the best start ever for a Nintendo Switch title”.
Nintendo has recently announced on twitter about their sales stats saying that, the guide has already started outselling both Animal crossing: Wild World and Animal Crossing: New Leaf in the first six weeks. There has been a wild difference in selling as compared to the past sales of the series. They had the expectation too regarding the sales of Animal Crossing: New Horizons. These were the strongest sales figures of the month of March for Nintendo. But the sales were larger than someone might have aver expected.
The tweet: – (April 21, 2020)
MAR 2020 US NPD THREAD – Nintendo Switch sets a new March hardware sales record, while Animal Crossing: New Horizons is one of Nintendo’s fastest selling games in history. Here are all the U.S. Video Game market highlights from The NPD Group!
Pokémon sword and Shield also had an amazing sale in the market that has crossed sales of 17.37 million units throughout the year.
After the huge sale of Animal Crossing: New Horizons Guide books the view is quite clear that the sales for the game are going to be wild in the upcoming months. There are chances that the game might become one of the top-selling Switch games of all time be the end of 2020.