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Thanks to the latest NPD report, we finally know how Fire Emblem: Three Houses performed in the United States. In July, it was the best-selling game across all platforms – and that’s not including digital sales.

NPD says Three Houses has secured the largest launch of a Fire Emblem game in U.S. history. Launch month sales tripled those of the previous best-seller in release month, Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia. Three Houses is already the second best-selling entry in the franchise, and should eventually overtake Fire Emblem: Awakening.


Another round of data is in from this month’s NPD report. Along with the best-sellers on Switch and 3DS specifically for the month of July, we also have a list of the games year-to-date and have sold the best over the last 12 months. Continue on below for the full results.

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NPD Group has released a listing of the top twenty best-selling games in the U.S. for the month of July 2019. The results can be found below, which includes a strong debut for Fire Emblem: Three Houses (at #2) and Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order (at #4).

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Following today’s Amazon listing, Humble Bundle and Gears for Breakfast have officially confirmed that A Hat in Time is coming to Switch on October 18.

Those who buy the 3D platformer will get the Seal the Deal downloadable content, but it will need to be downloaded separately from the eShop. Local split-screen co-op will also be included, marking the first time this is available on consoles.

This week’s North American Nintendo Downloads are as follows:

Switch Retail

Truck Racing Championship – $39.99 (available August 20)
Yu-Gi-Oh! Legacy of the Duelist: Link Evolution – $39.99 (available August 20)

A Hat in Time was previously rumored to be receiving a physical release on Switch. Amazon has now confirmed the news with a listing on its website today, and has even included the boxart – see it above.

If Amazon’s listing is accurate, A Hat in Time will launch for Switch on October 18. At the very least, that’s when the physical version is expected to drop.

The latest Japanese sales from Famitsu are as follows:

Earlier this year, WayForward announced Shantae 5 for Switch. The studio provided an update today, confirming that the final title is “Shantae and the Seven Sirens”.

Aside from the actual name, WayForward has shared the first official gameplay details and screenshots. We have the full roundup below.

Amazon Germany has added in a listing for Cooking Mama: CookStar. Thanks to the new page, we have a bunch of new details about the game as well as first screenshots.

Here’s the full roundup (note that the information was translated by Google):

Taito’s classic series Bubble Bobble is returning with a brand new entry only on Switch. Revealed today, Bubble Bobble 4 Friends is coming to Switch on November 19 in Europe and Q1 2020 in North America.

Here’s everything we know about the game thus far: