It is secure to say the brand new Pokémon entries on Swap have been an enormous success. Sword and Protect broke data throughout Japan, Europe, and North America on launch, and skilled greater than six million gross sales within the first week whereas turning into the fastest-selling video games on Swap.
Specializing in Japan, Famitsu earlier this week revealed the video games had shifted 1.three million bodily copies. Now, Dengeki On-line has revealed its personal figures. The full quantity of gross sales is near Famitsu’s determine, at 1.357 million models. What’s extra attention-grabbing on this specific case is the breakdown of bodily gross sales inside this area.
Sword was apparently the preferred model of the sport in bodily kind, shifting 499,753 copies, whereas Protect managed to promote 347,629 copies. These figures do not embrace the 254,612 Double Pack gross sales, and as soon as once more this does not have in mind obtain gross sales.
There have been no gross sales breakdowns like this in Europe or North America simply but, however there have been plenty of polls in these areas asking customers which model of the sport they picked up. We even ran our personal ballot right here on Nintendo Life, so you’ll want to vote if you have not already.