Nintendo Switch Sports is the game of the Golden Week

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Current sales figures for the week from April 25 to May 1, 2022 are available. The Famitsu published this with a week delay, because Japan was celebrating Golden Week. That is why today there is also the week from May 2 to May 8, 2022.

Nintendo Switch Sports was able to take the lead as a newcomer with almost 190,000 units sold. An additional 114,000 games were sold in the second week of sales. Kirby and the Forgotten Land can increase its total sales to nearly 700,000.

The week from April 25 to May 1, 2022:

  1. [NSW] Nintendo Switch Sports (Nintendo, 4/29/22) – 189,889 (new)
  2. [NSW] Kirby and the Forgotten Land (Nintendo, 25/03/22) – 37,696 (656,177)
  3. [NSW] eBASEBALL Powerful Pro Baseball 2022 (Konami, 04/21/22) – 37,365 (130,089)
  4. [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo, 04/28/17) – 19,253 (4,598,878)
  5. [PS4] eBASEBALL Powerful Pro Baseball 2022 (Konami, 04/21/22) – 17,260 (71,799)
  6. [NSW] Minecraft (Microsoft, 06/21/18) – 10,595 (2,623,039)
  7. [NSW] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (Nintendo, 12/18/07) – 8,977 (4,862,510)
  8. [NSW] Ring Fit Adventure (Nintendo, 10/18/19) – 7,830 (3,135,409)
  9. [NSW] Mario Party Superstars (Nintendo, 29/10/21) – 7,585 (950,672)
  10. [NSW] Pokémon Legends: Arceus (TPC, 28/01/22) – 7,203 (2,235,725)
  11. [NSW] Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Nintendo, 03/03/17) – 6,043 (2,013,584)
  12. [NSW] Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo, 03/20) – 5,001 (7,242,845)
  13. [NSW] Momotaro Dentetsu (Konami, 11/19/20) – 4,947 (2,648,387)
  14. [PS4] Elden Ring (From Software, 02/25/02) – 4,280 (336,082)
  15. [NSW] 51 Global Classics (Nintendo, 06/05/20) – 3,996 (969,448)
  16. [NSW] TASOMACHI: Behind the Twilight (PLAYISM, 4/28/22) – 3817 (New)
  17. [NSW] Splatoon 2 (Nintendo, 7/21-17) – 3,762 (4,069,809)
  18. [NSW] 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim (ATLUS, 14/04/22) – 3,727 (36,943)
  19. [NSW] Yomawari 3 (Nippon Ichi software, 4/21/22) – 3,149 (14,278)
  20. [NSW] Ikemen Sengoku – Arata naru Deai (Idea Factory, 4/28/22) – 3,066 (New)

The week from May 2 to May 8, 2022:

  1. [NSW] Nintendo Switch Sports (Nintendo, 4/29/22) – 114,699 (304,588)
  2. [NSW] Kirby and the Forgotten Land (Nintendo, 25/03/22) – 39,634 (695,811)
  3. [NSW] eBASEBALL Powerful Pro Baseball 2022 (Konami, 4/21/22) – 23,844 (153,933)
  4. [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo, 04/28/17) – 22,549 (4,621,427)
  5. [NSW] Minecraft (Microsoft, 6/21/18) – 12,357 (2,635,396)
  6. [NSW] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (Nintendo, 12/18/07) – 11,440 (4,873,950)
  7. [NSW] Ring Fit Adventure (Nintendo, 10/18/19) – 9,479 (3,144,888)
  8. [PS4] eBASEBALL Powerful Pro Baseball 2022 (Konami, 04/21/22) – 9,184 (80,983)
  9. [NSW] Mario Party Superstars (Nintendo, 29/10) – 9,101 (959,773)
  10. [NSW] Pokémon Legends: Arceus (TPC, 28/01/22) – 8,032 (2,243,757)
  11. [NSW] Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Nintendo, 03/03/17) – 7,777 (2,021,361)
  12. [NSW] Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo, 03/20) – 5,885 (7,248,730)
  13. [NSW] Momotaro Dentetsu (Konami, 11/19/20) – 5,633 (2,654,020)
  14. [NSW] Splatoon 2 (Nintendo, 7/21-17) – 5,173 (4,074,982)
  15. [NSW] 51 Global Classics (Nintendo, 06/05/20) – 4,419 (973,867)
  16. [NSW] Pokémon Sinnoh Remakes (TPC, 11/19/21) – 3,696 (2,543,727)
  17. [PS4] Elden Ring (From Software, 02/25/02) – 3,307 (339,389)
  18. [NSW] Super Mario 3D World + BF (Nintendo, 02/12/21) – 2,765 (1,046,995)
  19. [NSW] Pokémon Sword & Shield (TPC, 11/15/19) – 2,699 (4,339,627)
  20. [NSW] Human fall flat (Teyon Japan, 6/25/20) – 2,403 (258,536)

The hardware maps refer to both weeks:

  1. Switch OLED – 101,489 (1,721,151)
  2. Switch – 53,092 (18,268.375)
  3. PlayStation 5 – 46,415 (1,382,888)
  4. Switch Lite – 22011 (4710282)
  5. Xbox Series S – 10,610 (99,288)
  6. Xbox Series X – 3,508 (99,364)
  7. PS5 Digital – 3,383 (235,257)
  8. New 2DS XL (incl. 2DS) – 452 (1,185,724)
  9. PS4 – 81 (7,819,526)

through gematsuArtwork: Nintendo Switch Sports, Nintendo

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