Famitsu this month said Nintendo Co., Ltd.’s The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom for the Nintendo Switch ranked as a best-selling title in the latest retail data from Japan.
Between Aug. 14 and Aug. 20, The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom sold 12,861 units to rank at No. 3 in software sales in the period.
It ranked at No. 3 the week prior.
Tears of the Kingdom is the fastest-selling game in the history of The Legend of Zelda franchise. The title sold 10 million units at global retail and is the fastest-selling Nintendo game for any system.
The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom, the sequel to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, takes place on land and in the skies.
The final game includes platforming in new sky-based lands in multiple terrains and environments.