Nintendo Switch Nabs Fastest-Selling Home Video Game Console Title The iconic gaming company announced Tuesday that they broke the record by selling nearly five million units in ten months, The Switch — a hybrid home/portable console — debuted in early March for $299. It surpassed the Wii, another Nintendo console, which was released in 2006 and sold more than 4 million units during the same time frame. But Nintendo
isn’t done there. Following a better-than-expected third quarter, Nintendo said it expects to ship almost 17 million Switch units. by the time its financial year ends in March 2018.