Nintendo Sells Well Over 800K Switches Over Thanksgiving, Black Friday, and Cyber Monday Weekend

Thanksgiving weekend is a huge weekend for sale numbers for big retailers and manufacturers, and it seems that Nintendo cashed in this year by hitting some major milestone records.

This weekend the company have sold well over 800k Nintendo Switches in the Americas. There was a bunch of great sales and bundles so there is no doubt a lot of people decided to jump onto the Switches bandwagon at this time. Plus it make sense to buy Christmas gifts a little early when the console is discounted so there should be no shock here.

However, it is nice to see the gaming community so active. Nintendo has been knocking it out of the park as of late. Not only did they release one of their biggest IP’s recently — Pokemon Sword and Shield — but they have been really pushing Luigi’s Mansion 3. Both titles are great entries in their respective franchises.


Luigi’s Mansion 3 is a spooky ghost adventure that will have you yearning to play for hours upon hours. It seems that the latest entry manages to up the spooky level while managing to keep the game fun for all ages. If you’re a fan of the series or a newcomer all together, this game is for everyone to enjoy! Check out our review roundup for the game right here!

With the latest installment in the Pokemon franchise now available exclusively for the Nintendo Switch, gamers all around are excited to get their hands on the long-awaited game. Reviews for the game are going live and it seems that the game is a success as plenty of well known gaming sites are praising the game for its streamline mechanics, new arenas, and the remove of overly complicated tactics. Check out our full review roundup for the game right here!

Did you pick up anything Nintendo related? If so, make sure to let us know in the comments below!

Source: IGN