NPD Group Inc. this week said Nintendo Co. Ltd.’s Nintendo Switch hardware ranked No. 1 in Aug. at U.S. retail.

The hardware outsold Sony Corp.’s PlayStation 4 and Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox One consoles for the month.

Software to be release in 2017 includes Fire Emblem Warriors and Super Mario Odyssey.

Between Apr. to June, Nintendo held a $145 million operating profit.

The company sold 1.97 million Nintendo Switch units in the quarter. The hardware has sold 4.7 million units to date since launch in Mar. 2017.

Nintendo held a 10 million unit shipment forecast through Mar. 2018.

Follow us on Twitter @PunchJump, @WeLoveHotDeals, @PreOrderBonus, @SQUARE Gentleman, and visit us at Facebook and YouTube.

 

Comments are closed.