Of the surprises that the legend of zelda This year received the long-awaited release of The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HDA game that arrived on the Switch last July. It’s been a few months since then and it’s just been confirmed that the renewed title equals the total sales of the original released in 2011 for the Wii.
As we discussed in various recent notes, Nintendo recently met with its investors and discussed some important topics, including the most relevant total game sales as part of its financial results report.
One of them is The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD, which within a few months was equal to (and may exceed at the time of writing) the sales the original had achieved in all of its time.
Here you can see it:
Skyward Sword HD is almost the same as the original Wii, probably more now
Wii sales are reported around 3.5-3.7 million pic.twitter.com/NDarGiIrfF
– John Cartwright (@JonComms) November 4, 2021
As you can see, the Nintendo Switch version of the game has already managed to sell more than 3.60 million units (as of the end of September 2021), while the original Wii game has grossed nearly 3.67 million, according to analyst Daniel Ahmad.
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Thanks to these results, everything indicates that Nintendo made the right decision to give an HD version at the beginning of the legend, and fans the legend of zelda They thank her for buying the Switch title.
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