We knew the Nintendo Switch was off to a good start, based on USA sales numbers from March NPD numbers, but now it appear that the young upstart console has broken Nintendo's expectations with more than 2.4 million units sold worldwide. The news outlet also attributes the success so far of the console to a game tied with it: ZeldaBreath of the Wild.
Based on these figures, SuperData projects that Nintendo Switch will have 7.2 million units sold in 2017, which is considerably higher than original forecast (5 millions in 2017).
A player of "The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild" recently made an impossible stunt that made fans in awe of his feat, which can be seen in a video that can be viewed down below. This could possibly be due to collectors purchasing two copies of the game so they can keep one sealed, customers buying the game while the console is out of stock, hoping to grab a console as soon as possible, or simply an error in the imprecise nature of the sales tracking. The Nintendo Switch console goes on sale today and retails for 300 dollars.
Either way, it's an impressive first month of sales for Nintendo's new console; whether the long-time Japanese game console maker can sustain that momentum is another question altogether. That means Nintendo sold more copies of Breath of the Wild for the Switch than it sold of the Switch console itself. Saying the Switch and its flagship game have gotten off to a good start would be an understatement. With the launch of "Mario Kart 8 Deluxe" in April and "Splatoon 2" this July, there are some major exclusive games for the Switch on the horizon. Once they start launching, I suspect, more consumers will get interested in the Nintendo Switch.
Barcelona are out of the Champions League after being held to a goalless draw by Juventus at the Nou Camp. "The first leg was a bad result for us, because we didn't do things properly as everyone saw".
Reus was substituted after only 45 minutes to save energy ahead of the Champions League quarterfinal encounter in Monaco . Falcao has warned Monaco not to think Dortmund are out of the champions league yet, as they prepare for the second leg.
Pence, his wife Karen and two daughters walked inside the main hall of colorful Senso-ji temple Tuesday as incense burned. US exports to South Korea fell by $1.2 billion, while USA imports from South Korea grew by more than $13 billion.
The postponement was announced soon after India summoned Deputy High Commissioner of Pakistan to discuss the status of the case. However, India denied Pakistan's contention and maintained that Jadhav was kidnapped by the Pakistan authorities.
In his annual New Year's address, Kim said that North Korea's preparations for an ICBM launch have "reached the final stage". President Donald Trump tweeted on Thursday that he had "great confidence that China will properly deal with North Korea".
He said "it would be a fantastic thing" if the two nations got along better but cautioned that "it may be just the opposite". Moscow has distanced itself from domestic U.S. tensions, neither supporting nor criticising Trump officially.
Bill O'Reilly may be officially leaving Fox News, but he is not departing the network quietly after many allegations against him. O'Reilly said in a statement it is "tremendously disheartening" to leave due to what he called "completely unfounded claims".
The Wimbledon champion got engaged to Alexis Ohanian, the co-founder of Reddit, last December after being together for 15 months. Other women have left the tour to have children and returned at a high level, though none has done so at Williams' age.
But now the star will have to take time off from the game, which she has rarely done since she started competing as a child. On Wednesday, Williams took to another social media platform to reveal some more good news.
Gorsuch's first official act would be to participate in the justices' private April 13 conference to consider new cases to hear. Mitch McConnell is hardly apologetic for his role in securing for conservatives the ninth seat on the U.S.
EPA seeks to derail cleanup of coal power plant pollution
Demetra Turner, 44, a resident of the West Calumet Housing Complex who has yet to leave, urged others to keep pressure on the EPA. Geertsman explained East Chicago and the state of IN have a poor history with treating the city's drinking water for lead.
Ethiopia's champions in Boston to defend marathon titles
Switzer's coach in 1967 was a 15-time Boston Marathoner and didn't think a woman could do it - which energized Switzer to try. Earlier Monday, city officials announced plans for memorials to mark the sites where two bombs exploded during the 2013 race.
Oil prices drive rebound in New Zealand Q1 inflation
Non-tradeables inflation, which focuses on domestic inflation, rose 1 percent on the quarter and was up 2.5 percent on the year. For the major part of previous year inflation remained outside the bank's target band of 3 percent and 6 percent.
Trump Targets Visa Program He Says Hurts American Workers
He said that cutting regulations and getting tax reform are important, but even more critical is Trump's "America first" rhetoric. If the H-1B program is restricted, skilled foreign workers would have to remain in their native countries, says Shika Bhatnagar.
Premier League Sunderland, West Ham draw 2 - 2
The ball was not very high in the air so he could [not] have seen it all the way along. "It's a very unusual goal we conceded". He said: "We hope he produces that level of performance, that would be good".