Nintendo Swap OLED has acquired off to a robust begin within the UK, in accordance with knowledge from GfK Leisure.
Final week was the 14th greatest week for Swap console gross sales within the UK for the reason that machine launched in 2017. All 13 increased positions are through the peak Christmas and Black Friday gross sales intervals, or the launch week of the Swap itself (which is the fourth greatest week general).
It comfortably outperformed the launch week of the Nintendo Swap Lite in 2019, which ranks because the 57th greatest week for Swap.
The Swap Lite was a slow-burner for Nintendo. The Lite model at the moment represents round 20% of complete Swap gross sales because it launched within the UK.
The OLED model of the Swap accounted for 70% of all Swap gross sales final week. And after only one week the brand new version accounts for 7% of all Swap UK gross sales throughout 2021.
The most important week for Swap within the UK was throughout Black Friday 2019, adopted by Black Friday 2018 after which Black Friday 2020.
Swap OLED launched alongside the brand new Metroid Dread sport, which is the highest-grossing launch for a Metroid game in UK chart history.