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Nintendo Boasts of Millions of Games Sold in 2020

Michal Ciezadlik, 07 May 2021, 14:28

Nintendo ended the 2020 fiscal year on a considerable positive note. By March 2021, the Japanese giant had sold 28 million Nintendo Switch and Switch Lite consoles. Leading the sales, in terms of games, was the latest installment of Animal Crossing.

Player Turns Island in Animal Crossing Into IKEA Store

Bart Swiatek, 25 January 2021, 14:29

Reddit user known as skidmore101 redesigned an island in Animal Crossing: New Horizons to look like a giant IKEA store.

Scope of Nintendo's Success in Japan and US is Staggering

Jacob Blazewicz, 16 January 2021, 19:04

2020 proved to be an excellent year for the gaming industry. The biggest success was recorded by Nintendo, especially in the hardware segment. Switch sales were record-breaking in both the US and Japan, and in the latter country the platform accounted for 87% of all console sales.

IKEA Releases Furniture Catalogue Inspired by Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Bart Swiatek, 21 August 2020, 11:00

IKEA Taiwan has created a furniture catalogue using images from Animal Crossing: New Horizons. The publication is complementary in nature - it contains images reproducing arrangements from the main catalogue in the game.

Nintendo's Rakes in Huge Profits; Switch Sales Exceeded 60 Million

Jacob Blazewicz, 06 August 2020, 13:28

Nintendo has published its financial report for the period from April 1 to June 30. The sales of the Nintendo Switch console exceeded 60 million units, and Animal Crossing: New Horizon has reached over 20 million buyers. Thanks to this and excellent digital sales, the company recorded more than fivefold increase in operating profit.

Record April For Digital Distribution and GTA Online

Adrian Werner, 24 May 2020, 17:13

Last month turned out to be a record month for microtransactions in Grand Theft Auto Online and for the entire digital market. We also learned the sales results of such games as Final Fantasy VII Remake, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Campaign Remastered or Resident Evil 3 in electronic distribution.

PS4, XO and Switch With Record Sales in April in the USA

Paul Wozniak, 22 May 2020, 19:31

The American company NPD shared the results of console and computer game sales last month in the USA. According to this information, for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch, these are the best April results ever.

Call of Duty Beaten - New Digital Sales Record for Consoles

Jacob Blazewicz, 23 April 2020, 12:32

The SuperData analytics group published a report on global digital distribution in March. Last month turned out to be exceptionally good for the market, with great results of Doom Eternal, Half-Life: Alyx and Animal Crossing. The latter production broke the first month's digital sales record for console titles, set by Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII.

Animal Crossing New Horizons in Trouble in China

Adrian Werner, 11 April 2020, 13:52

There was a lot of controversy about Animal Crossing: New Horizons in China. The game was supposed to be banned because of virtual protests, but in fact the situation turned out to be different, although the game still has problems with distribution in this country.