Nintendo Switch Clears Five Million Units Sold in Japan

Nintendo Switch Clears Five Million Units Sold in Japan

The 35-minute livestream was to detail upcoming Switch and 3DS titles. Perhaps the game will be covered in the delayed Nintendo Direct? Indeed, the quake occurred early this morning in Japan's northernmost island of Hokkaido. Earthquakes oftentimes have aftershocks follow them, and Japan's Prime Minister has already begun preparation for these. "Thank you for your understanding". The system that people thought Nintendo was going to put the kibosh on once the Switch was released. It's the second natural disaster to wreak havoc on Nintendo in as many days, with a typhoon also having knocked the letter "N" off Nintendo's headquarters.

The Nintendo Switch version of Koopa-stomping platformer Mario Bros. will include support for online co-op. Today, Nintendo confirmed that they would be holding another Direct tomorrow, September 6, in order to discuss upcoming titles for both Nintendo Switch and 3DS. Since video games are among Best Buy's offerings, a new set of games gets discounted as well. This preliminary listing entails iconic titles like Ice Climber, Tennis, Dr. Mario, Huge Mario Bros. three and The Epic of Zelda with Nintendo pledging to add more repeatedly.

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NintendoLife reports the next Nintendo Direct to be scheduled for September 6 4pm PDT or 7pm EDT, meaning September 7 at 1am CEST or 12am BST. You'll be to watch it on Nintendo's YouTube channel, or below. But fans will now have to wait to see what Nintendo has up its sleeve.

The Nintendo Switch has passed yet another sales milestone according to the most recent Famitsu sales date, as the little console has now sold over five million units in Japan.

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