Nintendo Announces Japan’s Best-selling Switch Game in 2020

Nintendo has shared a list of Switch’s best-selling titles so far this year in its native Japan.

This list is detailed in the company’s free winter magazine posted last week (thanks to Perfectly Nintendo) for all physical sales from December 30, 2019 to November 1, 2020. Covers. Digital sales are not included, but are counted for sales made through console bundles and more.

Keeping your regular chart updates up to date will give you good ideas for the games added to this list. There are many Nintendo original evergreen hits.

01./00. – Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo) [20.3.2020]
02./00. – Ring Fit Adventure (Nintendo) [18.10.2019]
03./00. – Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo) [28.4.2017]
04./00. – Pokemon Sword and Shield (Pokemon Company) [15.11.2019]
05./00. – Super Smash Brothers Ultimate (Nintendo) [07.12.2018]
06./00. – Clubhouse Games: 51 Worldwide Classics (Nintendo) [05.6.2020]
07./00. – Super Mario Party (Nintendo) [05.10.2018]
08./00. – Super Mario 3D All Stars (Nintendo) [18.9.2020]
09./00. – Minecraft (Mojang / Microsoft Japan) [21.6.2018]
10./00. – Splatoon 2 (Nintendo) [21.7.2017]

According to the latest chart numbers, Animal Crossing: New Horizons can shift a whopping 5,974,018 physical copies in Japan alone and sit comfortably at the top of the list above.

Do you own many of the games on this list of Japan’s most popular Switch titles? Please let us know in the comments.

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