The console is doing massive enterprise in Nintendo’s homeland.
It’s no secret that Nintendo has managed to hit fairly the goldmine with the Change. The system has been flying off the cabinets and was even the perfect promoting system in each models and greenback gross sales in the US for 2020 regardless of the anticipated launch of recent technology consoles. It additionally isn’t doing too shabby in its homeland, both.
It was earlier reported that the Change made up a whopping 87% of gross sales for Japan in 2020. To form of get an concept of how overwhelming that’s number-wise, Famitsu experiences the system has bought roughly 18 million copies in Japan to this point. This quantity combines each the common Change and extra handheld-focused Change Lite. For reference, they’ve the mixed gross sales of the PS4 and PS4 Professional at solely about 9.3 million, which places the second-ranked system of the technology (sales-wise) at roughly half of the Change’s numbers.
The Change launched in March of 2017 and has continued promoting fairly persistently since then, as you may see. There are rumors floating round of an enhanced Change coming, usually dubbed the “Change Professional”, however as of now nothing official has been introduced.