Nintendo Switch Breaks Sales Records During Black Friday Weekend

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The Super Mario Party game's lifetime sales surpassed 1 million units in the U.S.as of Cyber Monday, and is now the fastest-selling game in the Mario Party series.

Nintendo's guidance calls for Switch sales to hit 20 million by the end of its fiscal year, a number some analysts are skeptical it will hit.

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The pick of the deals is the Nintendo Switch Neon Red/Neon Blue Console for £237.99.

Nintendo also revealed that the lifetime sales of the Nintendo Switch in the United States have surpassed 8.2 million units, and Nintendo 3DS lifetime sales in the United States have surpassed 22 million units. At that point in the Wii's lifecycle, the system had sold almost 30 million units worldwide. We'll have to wait for the NPD results that will be released on December 18th to have a clearer picture of who really won the biggest shopping rush of the year, even if the Switch appears to be in a solid position for now.

Overall, Nintendo's internal sales figures show that consumers spent more than $250 million on Nintendo products from November 22nd through November 26th. Nintendo announced Super Smash Bros. Brawl for the Wii sold 13.29 million units, according to Nintendo. Considering how well the previous games have sold, it should have no problem giving Nintendo repeat success with the holidays in just 12 months' time.

While many Nintendo Switch bundles have gone out of stock by now, you can still get a lovely bargain from Walmart. Now £237.99, was £279.99 with eBay discount code PRESENTS Well, if you thought the best deals were behind us, this is a very pleasant surprise indeed.

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