Now that Nintendo has shared the latest financial results for the quarter ending on June 30, 2023, it has been revealed that the hybrid console has now sold 129.53 million units worldwide, accompanied by reported software sales of 1,088.35 million units. The numbers are slowing down compared to previous financial results, but that is to be expected by a console now in its seventh year.

Still, the Nintendo Switch is still Nintendo’s second best-selling platform of all time, with the undefeated Nintendo DS still riding high at 154.02 million sales worldwide. Along with the updated hardware numbers, Nintendo also provided an updated look at their top 10 best-selling games, which can be seen listed below:

Nintendo’s Top 10 Selling Games on Nintendo Switch:

  1. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (2017) | 55.46 million
  2. Animal Crossing: New Horizons (2020) | 42.79 million
  3. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (2018) | 31.77 million
  4. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (2017) | 30.65 million
  5. Super Mario Odyssey (2017) | 26.44 million
  6. Pokémon Sword & Pokémon Shield (2019) | 25.92 million
  7. Pokémon Scarlet & Pokémon Violet (2022) | 22.66 million
  8. Super Mario Party (2018) | 19.39 million 
  9. The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom (2023) | 18.51 million 
  10. New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe (2019) | 16.17 million

Source: Nintendo

By Jack Longman

In 2015, when rumours of the NX and Zelda U were everywhere, my brother and I started Miketendo64 and we've been running it ever since. As the Editor-in-Chief, I have attended video gaming events in three different countries, been to preview events, and penned more than 4,000 articles to date, ranging from news, to features, reviews, interviews and guides. I love gaming and I love all things Nintendo. I also love Networking, so don't be afaid to reach out. Email: / Website: YouTube channel:

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