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The latest Japanese hardware sales from Media Create are as follows:

Switch – 199,982
PS4 – 87,669
PS4 Pro – 29,513
New 2DS LL – 22,645
Vita – 4,138
New 3DS LL – 3,281
2DS – 557
Xbox One X – 102
Xbox One – 53

Update (1/10): Post has been updated with proper Media Create data.

Original (1/9): The latest Japanese hardware sales from Media Create are as follows:

Switch – 174,770
PS4 – 58,203
PS4 Pro – 14,227
New 2DS LL – 9,649
New 3DS LL – 3,576
Vita – 3,566
2DS – 374
Xbox One X – 189
Xbox One – 169

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

Le Figaro published a new interview today with Philippe Lavoué, the general manager of Nintendo France. Lavoué shared the latest sales data for Switch hardware, software, and more.

Here’s the full roundup of tidbits:

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New sales data is in from the UK for the month of December 2018.

Nintendo had a great month, as over 30% of all games sold were on the company’s platforms. Switch accounted for 29.5% of that figure. Nintendo was the UK’s biggest publisher of physical games in December and Nintendo-published games comprised 19.3% of all games sold. During the month, Switch was the second most-popular platform, following just behind PS4’s 39.7% share.

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


1. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate – Nintendo
2. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – Nintendo
3. Super Mario Party – Nintendo
4. Pokemon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! – Nintendo
5. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – Nintendo
6. Pokemon: Let’s Go, Eevee! – Nintendo
7. Super Mario Odyssey – Nintendo
8. Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy – Activision Blizzard
9. Just Dance 2019 – Ubisoft
10. FIFA 19 – EA

Wii U

1. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – Nintendo
2. Just Dance 2019 – Ubisoft
3. Wii Party U – Nintendo
4. The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD – Nintendo
5. The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD – Nintendo
6. Super Mario 3D World – Nintendo
7. Mario Party 10 – Nintendo
8. Wii Sports Club – Nintendo
9. Legend of Kay: Anniversary – THQ Nordic
10. Super Mario Maker – Nintendo


1. Mario Kart 7 – Nintendo
2. Animal Crossing: New Leaf – Nintendo
3. Super Mario 3D Land – Nintendo
4. Super Mario Maker – Nintendo
5. New Super Mario Bros. 2 – Nintendo
6. Luigi’s Mansion 2 – Nintendo
7. Pokemon Ultra Sun – Nintendo
8. Donkey Kong Country Returns – Nintendo
9. Tomodachi Life – Nintendo
10. Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer – Nintendo

Source: Chart-Track

This week’s UK software sales are as follows:

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Nintendo now has a few different mobiles games available. How did they do in 2018? Sensor Tower provides a closer look in its analysis today.

According to Sensor Tower, Nintendo’s mobile offerings generated almost $117 million worldwide in Q4 2018. That’s a 47% rise compared to the same period the year prior. On the whole, Nintendo collected $348 million in 2018, which is an increase of 15% year-over-year.

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New information has been published that reveals the UK’s best-selling games of 2018. Not only that, but we have actual concrete data for each title.

One of the more interesting tidbits concerns Mario Kart 8 Deluxe. That title ended up selling more in 2018 (458,675 copies) compared to 2017 (341,531 copies).

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New data has arrived from the UK based on sales generated in 2018. Boxed video game sales revenue came in at £770 million, which is a decline of 2.8%. There were also 22 million titles sold physically for a drop of 7.1%.

We can thank Switch for preventing a bigger decline. The system’s software sales were up 90.1% year-over-year and revenue rose by 73.4%. Switch was the only platform with increased software sales compared to the previous year.

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The latest issue of Famitsu has shared a listing of the top 30 best-selling games in Japan for the month of November 2018. You can check out the full results below, including debut digital sales for Pokemon: Let’s Go, Pikachu / Eevee.