Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is the Best-Selling Console Game in Japan This Decade - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 01 January 2020 / 3,934 Views
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (NS) sold 21,135 units last week in Japan to bring its lifetime sales to 3,383,582 units in the land of the rising sun. This makes it the best-selling game in Japan this decade.
Pokemon Sword and Shield (NS) has a chance of eventually catching up and outselling Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. Pokemon is outselling Ultimate on a weekly basis since it launched in mid-November with sales of over 200,000 units per week and sales of 2,456,459 through December 15.
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate launched on December 7, 2018.
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