Nintendo's Nintendo Switch Outsold the Xbox One and PS4 in 2018

The Nintendo Switch is the best selling system of 2018

By Grayshadow, Posted 24 Jan 2019

The Nintendo Switch has been such a success that many have forgotten about the Wii U's failure. With a constant stream of indie hits, ports, and exclusives Nintendo has ensured that gamers have something new to play each month. Now, as reported by Gamespot, the Nintendo Switch has become the best selling console of 2018.

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According to The NPD Group, Nintendo's hardware sales increased by 8% and made more money on console hardware than any other company during 2018, with Analyst Mat Piscatella noting Fortnite has boosted the sales of new gamepads and headsets.

Quick hit takes from the December release... start with Smash. Exceeded every expectation I had, best-selling exclusive launch month in history. The story of Switch may just be getting started. Smash pushed Switch to highest sales in the year, amazing performance.

— Mat Piscatella (@MatPiscatella) January 22, 2019

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General Information

Platform(s): Wii U, WII, 3DS
Publisher(s): Nintendo
Developer(s): Nintendo
Genres: Action-Adventure
Themes: Adventure
Release Date: 2017-10-27

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