The success of Nintendo Switch continues to be unstoppable. The NPD group has announced that the hybrid console has been the best-selling platform during the month of April in the United States. The launch of Animal Crossing: New Horizons has been the key to boosting sales, but it has also greatly helped the confinement of staying home with the coronavirus pandemic. In fact, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One have also managed to overcome their hardware sales in that territory, since sales in dollars for both consoles increased 160% compared to the same month last year.
In the United States alone, during the month of April 2020, 420 million dollars were spent on consoles, the highest figure of this month since 2008. Nintendo Switch has managed to position itself as the most successful console in the history of the American market, beating records of the successful Wii registered in 2009. All thanks to a host of reasons, since counting video games and accessories in addition to consoles, the sector devastates registering one and a half billion dollars, 73% more than in April of the previous year. , as the media collects Gaminbolt
Recently, Big N reported that the Nintendo Switch was nearing the middle of its lifecycle, so it still has enough time to record a truly staggering sales total.