Nintendo’s 2020 Sales Continue To Soar As COVID-19 Pandemic Puts More Gamers At Home Than Ever Before

The hype around Animal Crossing: New Horizons is certainly not the only factor that played into this – but it could be the biggest factor. At the time of its report, Animal Crossing: New Horizons had sold 11.77 million units, an incredibly high number in an extremely short time.

This report considers the fiscal year for Nintendo, which means that it ends at the end of March 31, 2020. Knowing that it is the calendar, this only makes the massive sales of Animal Crossing: New Horizons more impressive because the title was only released on March 20. Nintendo’s 2020 Sales Continue To Soar As COVID-19 Pandemic Puts More Gamers At Home Than Ever Before

This means that Animal Crossing: New Horizons sold millions and millions of copies in just eleven days. That puts the daily average at over a million units sold each day. As of this writing, sales are now in excess of $ 13 million, which is helping to bring the title of sales of massive Nintendo blockbusters like Mario Odyssey and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild closer. The title has already surpassed several other successes, such as Splatoon 2 and Super Mario Party.