Super Smash Bros. Ultimate becomes Nintendo Switch's fastest-selling game

Top 10 Game Charts: Super Smash Bros. pummels the competition

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No mention was made of the Switch Online service, which launched in September and is required to play Super Smash Bros. "We're looking forward to delivering more excitement and smiles to our fans in the coming year and beyond". Ultimate is now the fastest selling Nintendo home console game of all time in the region.Thank you for making Super #SmashBrosUltimate the fastest-selling Nintendo home console game of all time in Europe!

Nintendo is also the overall top-selling United States software publisher so far for this year, although that's unsurprising given how many excellent Nintendo Switch games have come out this year. Nintendo said that since the system's launch in March 2017 to November 2018, Nintendo sold more than 8.7 million units. Ultimate has done. Both Nintendo of America and Nintendo Europe had some good news to share, first up the Americans. Nintendo Switch has sold more than 8.7 million units in the US since its launch in March of 2017 according to the NPD Group, which tracks sales of hardware and software. And, Super Mario Odyssey has sold over 4.7 million units.

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate has nudged Rockstar's Red Dead Redemption II into second spot, which has been top dog for most weeks since its release.

Top 10 Game Charts: Super Smash Bros. pummels the competition

In addition to the above announcements, Nintendo also said its yearly hardware sales are at their highest since 2011. This performance should receive an additional boost from the December release of the Super Smash Bros.

Nintendo eShop sales have grown 105 percent over 2017.

Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu! and Pokémon: Let's Go, Eevee! have combined to sell two million units while Super Mario Party has been purchased 1.4 million times in the US.

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