Nintendo has announced that both Pokémon Scarlet And Pokémon Violet have already sold over 10 million copies since its November 18 launch for the Nintendo Switch console.
Pokémon Scarlet And Pokémon Violet achieved this feat in only three days. Sales data includes both retail and digital copies of the game. It’s now the fastest-selling Nintendo game(s) of all time.
You can read more about this tremendous achievement posted down below from the press release.
“Nintendo announced today that global sales of Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet for Nintendo Switch have surpassed 10 million combined units* in the first three days since their worldwide launch on 18th November 2022. This is the highest global sales level for any software on any Nintendo platform within the first three days.
Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet are the latest mainline games in the Pokémon series, releasing three years after Pokémon Sword andPokémon Shield, also for Nintendo Switch. In these newest titles, which welcome series newcomers and veterans alike, players can experience a unique open-world Pokémon adventure for the first time in the franchise.“
Despite a big launch, the games have been suffering from bugs and glitches at the moment. Hopefully Gamefreak releases a patch in the future to fix the flaws.