Like most other companies Nintendo released it’s quarterly financial result. While its 14 millon Nintendo Switch system sold is defiantly impressive, some more interesting game related news were revealed as well. The big N released some sales numbers for games, with Mario Odyssey selling more than 9 Million copies in just roughly two months of time. Furthermore Animal Crossing remains one of Nintendos most selling franchises, with Animal Crossing New Leaf selling more than 11 Million copies. Check out the sale numbers below.


Super Mario Odyssey – 9.07 million
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – 7.33 million
Zelda: Breath of the Wild – 6.70 million
Splatoon 2 – 4.91 million
1-2 Switch – 1.88 million
ARMS – 1.61 million
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 – 1.06 million


Mario Kart 7 – 16.76 million
Pokemon X/Y – 16.26 million
Pokemon Sun/Moon – 16.05 million
Pokemon Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire – 13.94 million
New Super Mario Bros. 2 – 12.43 million
Super Mario 3D Land – 11.77 million
Animal Crosing: New Leaf – 11.59 million
Super Smash Bros. for 3DS – 9.16 million
Pokemon Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon – 7.17 million
Tomodachi Life – 6.14 million

Wii U

Mario Kart 8 – 8.40 million
New Super Mario Bros. U – 5.75 million
Super Mario 3D World – 5.75 million
Super Smash Bros. for Wii U – 5.32 million
Nintendo Land – 5.19 million
Splatoon – 4.91 million
Super Mario Maker – 3.99 million
New Super Luigi U – 3.02 million
Zelda: Wind Waker HD – 2.25 million
Mario Party 10 – 2.16 million

Nintendo also laid out some of it’s 2018 plans. The long awaited Metroid Prime 4 and Bayonetta 3 were listed with a release date of ” TBA ” ( To Be Announced ). However Pokemon Switch has a more concrete release date with 2018 or later. There have been recent rumors about a huge Nintendo Direct to be held in mid February, in which Nintendo is expected to talk about Animal Crossing Switch, Pokemon Switch and other expected franchises to hit the hybrid console. Furthermore well known Senior Analyst At SMBC Nikko analyst also predicts Animal Crossing and Pokemon to be released for Nintendo Switch this year.

While all this has to be taken with a grain of salt, rumors are certainly heating up. Let’s hope for a Nintendo Direct soon for some more clarification on all the games we would love to see on Nintendos latest console, Animal Crossing Switch, Pokemon Switch? Yes please!

source , Nintendo PR ( For financial results )