The Nintendo Switch is off to a fast start worldwide, and one of those regions is in Japan. It’s being reported that the Switch sold about 330,000 units in Japan at launch. What’s even more interesting is the fact that despite the Switch releasing, the Wii U still managed to outsell the under-loved Xbox One in Japan in that same week. Check out the full figures below:

Hardware sales
Switch – 329.152
PS4 – 31.065
New 3DS LL – 18.433
Vita – 9.889
PS4 Pro – 6.742
2DS – 4.147
New 3DS – 1.268
PS3 – 615
Wii U – 565
Xbox One – 147

Written by Shawn Long

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