If there’s a major takeaway from Nintendo’s latest earnings report, it’s this: the Switch is #2.
Nintendo reported 2.74 million sales between the console’s March 3 launch through March 31, the end of the company’s 2016 fiscal year. There’s also a forecast for 10 million more sales through the end of the 2017 fiscal year.
The sample is fairly small when held up against PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, both of which launched in Nov. 2013. But a picture starts to form as you look at each respective console’s sales performance, post-launch. Read more…