Only three days have passed since the release of the latest Pokémon games, Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet, and they have already sold more than 10 million units. This is the highest global level of software sales on any Nintendo platform within the first three days. This was told by Nintendo itself. According to her, 4 million copies were sold in Japan alone.
The company also said that the game broke several records at once, namely:
- The biggest start among Pokémon games.
- The largest launch among projects on Switch.
- The biggest start for Nintendo.
- The biggest launch of a console exclusive in history.
The sales of Pokémon Scarlet and Violet have already surpassed the results of Splatoon 3, Kirby and Forgotten Land, Nintendo Switch Sports and Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury for all time.