Media Create Sales: 2/27/17 – 3/5/17
posted on 03.08.17 at 08:08 AM EDT by (@salromano)
Nintendo Switch opens at 329,152 units sold.

Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Switch sold 329,152 during its first week of release in Japan, the latest Media Create sales numbers reveal.

In comparison, PlayStation 4 sold 309,154 units, Wii U sold 308,142, and Xbox One sold 25,674 units during their first weeks.

This week’s highest selling game was The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, which opened for Switch at 187,379 units. The Wii U version also moved an additional 44,602 for a total 231,971 sales.

Outside of Switch software, Sony Interactive Entertainment’s Horizon: Zero Dawn for PlayStation 4 launched at second most sold with 116,997 units.

Get the full sales charts below.

Software Sales (followed by lifetime sales)

  1. [NSW] The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Limited Edition Included) (Nintendo, 03/03/17) – 187,379 (New)
  2. [PS4] Horizon: Zero Dawn (SIE, 03/02/17) – 116,997 (New)
  3. [NSW] 1-2-Switch (Nintendo, 03/03/17) – 79,536 (New)
  4. [Wii U] The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Nintendo, 03/03/17) – 44,602 (New)
  5. [PS4] NieR: Automata (Square Enix, 02/23/17) – 38,002 (236,545)
  6. [NSW] Super Bomberman R (Konami, 03/03/17) – 36,623 (New)
  7. [NSW] Dragon Quest Heroes I•II for Nintendo Switch (Square Enix, 03/03/17) – 25,606 (New)
  8. [PS4] Super Robot Wars V (Limited Edition Included) (Bandai Namco, 02/23/17) – 15,321 (115,475)
  9. [3DS] Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 3 Professional (Square Enix, 02/09/17) – 13,426 (163,058)
  10. [NSW] Puyo Puyo Tetris (Sega, 03/03/17) – 12,854 (New)
  11. [PSV] Super Robot Wars V (Limited Edition Included) (Bandai Namco, 02/23/17) – 12,813 (96,546)
  12. [3DS] Pokemon Sun / Pokemon Moon (Nintendo, 11/18/16) – 12,292 (3,189,271)
  13. [PS4] Nioh (Koei Tecmo, 02/09/17) – 10,210 (128,824)
  14. [PS4] Grand Theft Auto V (Low Price Version) (Take-Two, 10/08/15) – 7,357 (291,327)
  15. [PS4] Resident Evil 7: biohazard (Grotesque Ver. included) (Capcom, 01/26/17) – 7,176 (291,666)
  16. [3DS] Super Mario Maker for Nintendo 3DS (Nintendo, 12/01/16) – 7,042 (983,867)
  17. [PS4] For Honor (Ubisoft, 02/16/17) – 6,435 (59,700)
  18. [3DS] Yo-kai Watch 3: Sukiyaki (Level-5, 12/15/16) – 5,980 (681,240)
  19. [PS4] Winning Post 8 2017 (Koei Tecmo, 03/02/17) – 5,793 (New)
  20. [3DS] Doraemon: Nobita no Nankyoku Kachikochi Daibouken (FuRyu, 03/02/17) – 5,481 (New)

Hardware Sales (followed by last week’s sales)

  1. Switch – 329,152 (New)
  2. PlayStation 4 – 31,065 (37,008)
  3. New 3DS LL – 18,433 (15,984)
  4. PlayStation Vita – 9,889 (10,704)
  5. PlayStation 4 Pro – 6,742 (6,481)
  6. 2DS – 4,147 (4,303)
  7. New 3DS – 1,268 (1,254)
  8. PlayStation 3 – 615 (505)
  9. Wii U – 565 (464)
  10. Xbox One – 147 (469)

Thanks, 4Gamer.net.

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