The Nintendo Switch has sold over a million consoles in Japan, Famitsu reports. According to its data, Nintendo has sold 1,016,473 Switch consoles between March 3 and June 25. It’s also sold 501,614 copies of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and 460,480 copies of The Legend of Zelda: The Breath of the Wild.

Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored six books, including most recently, The Japanese Sake Bible.

DISCUSSION

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Wait, “Mario Kart 8 Deluxe” has sold MORE than “Breath of the Wild”?

WHAT THE HELL, JAPAN?!

(And don’t even DARE to say “Zelda has always been more popular in the West than in Japan”)