Original (11/22): This week’s UK software sales are in, including the debut of Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity. Launch sales were 324 percent higher than Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition, though were 43 percent lower than Zelda: Link’s Awakening. Of course, Hyrule Warriors isn’t a traditional Zelda game.
Switch had a good week with with many games seeing increases. These include Animal Crossing: New Horizons (up 36 percent week-over-week), Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (up 39 percent), Minecraft (up 47 percent), and Super Mario 3D All-Stars (up 2 percent). Switch boxed game sales rose 52 percent week-on-week overall.
A couple of new releases came out last week. For the Fornite: The Last Laugh Bundle, 30 percent of sales were on Switch. Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate also debuted with 5 percent of sales on Nintendo’s console.