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Switch has actually sold more units in its first ten months in Portugal than Wii U managed to in five years. To date, the system has moved 20,000 units. That may not seem like a whole lot, but Switch still managed to already reach a major milestone in Portugal, surpassing Nintendo’s previous console in less than a year.

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Update 3 (1/16): Added more Switch maintenance to the schedule.


Update (1/15): More maintenance added for this week, including a couple of additional Switch sessions, one for Splatoon 2, and another for Switch Parental Controls.


Original (1/12): Nintendo has more maintenance lined up for all of its platforms next week. Switch will be impacted for two sessions, and Wii U / 3DS for one.

The full schedule is as follows:

This week’s Switch/ Wii U/3DS-specific UK software sales are as follows:

Switch

1. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – Nintendo
2. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – Nintendo
3. Super Mario Odyssey – Nintendo
4. Splatoon 2 – Nintendo
5. 1-2-Switch – Nintendo
6. Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle – Ubisoft
7. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – Bethesda Softworks
8. FIFA 18 – EA
9. Pokken Tournament – Nintendo
10. Rayman Legends: Definitive Edition – Ubisoft

Wii U

1. Wii Party U – Nintendo
2. Just Dance 2018 – Ubisoft
3. Super Mario 3D World – Nintendo
4. New Super Mario Bros. U + New Super Luigi U – Nintendo
5. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – Nintendo
6. Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze – Nintendo
7. Minecraft: Wii U Edition – Nintendo
8. Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens – Warner Bros. Interactive
9. Mario Party 10 – Nintendo
10. Yoshi’s Woolly World – Nintendo

3DS

1. Pokemon Ultra Sun – Nintendo
2. Pokemon Ultra Moon – Nintendo
3. Mario Kart 7 – Nintendo
4. Super Mario 3D Land – Nintendo
5. New Super Mario Bros. 2 – Nintendo
6. Miitopia – Nintendo
7. Tomodachi Life – Nintendo
8. Luigi’s Mansion 2 – Nintendo
9. Super Mario Maker – Nintendo
10. The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds – Nintendo

Source: Chart-Track

The Shovel Knight amiibo 3-pack featuring Specter Knight, Plague Knight, and King Knight is once again available for pre-order on Amazon. You can place an order here.

GfK and UKIE has provided GamesIndustry with data that reveals the top 100 best-selling boxed games of 2017 in the UK. Additionally, there’s a breakdown of share by publisher. Find all of the relevant charts below.

Update (1/11): Swapped out Famitsu’s data for Media Create.


Original (1/10): The latest Japanese hardware sales from Media Create are as follows:

Switch – 146,006
PS4 – 75,344
New 2DS LL – 28,237
PS4 Pro – 16,339
New 3DS LL – 12,246
Vita – 11,929
2DS – 5,254
Xbox One – 190
Xbox One X – 9

For comparison’s sake, here are the hardware numbers from last week:

Switch – 134,519
PS4 – 37,175
New 2DS LL – 20,409
New 3DS LL – 12,542
PS4 Pro – 12,456
Vita – 7,970
2DS – 3,700
Xbox One – 335
New 3DS – 163
PS3 – 58
Wii U – 44
Xbox One X – 23

And here are the software charts:

Update (1/9): Media Create data is finally in, so we’ve swapped that out for Famitsu’s numbers below.


Original (1/6): The latest Japanese hardware sales from Famitsu are as follows:

Switch – 134,519
PS4 – 37,175
New 2DS LL – 20,409
New 3DS LL – 12,542
PS4 Pro – 12,456
Vita – 7,970
2DS – 3,700
Xbox One – 335
New 3DS – 163
PS3 – 58
Wii U – 44
Xbox One X – 23

For comparison’s sake, here are the hardware numbers from last week:

Switch – 269,684
PS4 – 50,662
New 2DS LL – 45,387
New 3DS LL – 27,947
PS4 Pro – 16,595
Vita – 14,041
2DS – 6,992
Xbox One – 687
New 3DS – 311
Wii U – 98
PS3 – 40
Xbox One X – 32

And here are the software charts:

This week’s Switch/ Wii U/3DS-specific UK software sales are as follows:

Switch

1. Super Mario Odyssey – Nintendo
2. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – Nintendo
3. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – Nintendo
4. Splatoon 2 – Nintendo
5. 1-2-Switch – Nintendo
6. Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle – Ubisoft
7. FIFA 18 – EA
8. Rayman Legends: Definitive Edition – Ubisoft
9. Sonic Forces – SEGA
10. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – Bethesda Softworks

Wii U

1. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – Nintendo
2. Just Dance 2018 – Ubisoft
3. Super Mario 3D World – Nintendo
4. Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze
5. New Super Mario Bros. U + New Super Luigi U – Nintendo
6. Mario Party 10 – Nintendo
7. Wii Party U – Nintendo
8. Minecraft: Wii U Edition – Nintendo
9. Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker – Nintendo
10. Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens – Warner Bros. Interactive

3DS

1. Pokemon Ultra Moon – Nintendo
2. Pokemon Ultra Sun – Nintendo
3. Mario Kart 7 – Nintendo
4. Super Mario 3D Land – Nintendo
5. New Super Mario Bros. 2 – Nintendo
6. Miitopia – Nintendo
7. Tomodachi Life – Nintendo
8. Super Mario Maker – Nintendo
9. Mario Party: The Top 100 – Nintendo
10. Luigi’s Mansion 2 – Nintendo

Source: Chart-Track

Target is running a new sale on Wii U games. Nearly 20 titles are included in a buy 1 get 1 free promotion.

You can find the full lineup of eligible titles here. Highlights include Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Zelda: Twilight Princess HD, Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE, Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, and more.

When Breath of the Wild was teased many years ago, one of the aspects Zelda producer Eiji Aonuma highlighted was the desire to upend the series’ conventions. That’s something Nintendo managed to do in the end, resulting in a very different type of Zelda game.

In an interview with GamesRadar, director Hidemaro Fujibayashi spoke about Breath of the Wild’s development and re-thinking Zelda’s conventions, of which he stated:

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