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Forums - Sales Discussion - Lifetime Consoles Showdown: May 2024 (Japan)

 

Will the Switch beat the Wii+3DS (37.5M) in JAPAN Lifetime?

Yes 5 83.33%
 
No 1 16.67%
 
Total:6

This is the Lifetime Console Showdown comparison thread.

This new sales thread will be about Lifetime sales of the consoles and will be updated on a monthly basis instead of weekly. The model will be just like the Ultimate Console Showdown thread however instead of weekly sales for the current year it will be monthly sales for the entire lifecycle of the given system compared to other competitive system (by sales, not generation/type/manufacturer) that the contender have to beat (or is next in line for it) or might finish close to it.

The battles are as follows:

  • Nintendo Switch vs Nintendo Wii + 3DS (37.5M - JAPAN) - The old one vs the DS (in Japan), can be found here - Historical Consoles Showdown
  • Nintendo Switch vs Nintendo DS (154M)
  • PlayStation 5 & Xbox Series vs Nintendo DS (154M)
  • PlayStation 5 vs PlayStation 4 vs PlayStation 3 (117M & 87M)
  • PlayStation 5 vs PlayStation 4 vs PlayStation 3 (10.5M & 9.6M - JAPAN)
  • Xbox Series vs Xbox 360 vs Xbox One (86M & 58M)
  • Xbox Series vs Xbox 360 (1.66M - JAPAN)

Charts will be updated after the data for April, August and December has been updated!

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Nintendo Wii + 3DS vs. Nintendo Switch Comparison - JAPAN

Month/Year Wii+3DS - Monthly Wii+3DS - Lifetime
NSW - Monthly NSW - Lifetime
(+/-) Monthly (+/-) Lifetime
December 958,199 958,199 - - -958,199 -958,199
07&11/2017 434,035 1,392,234 - - -434,035 -1,392,234
February 666,705 2,058,939 - - -666,705 -2,058,939
March 769,838 2,828,777 564,915 564,915 -204,923 -2,263,862
April 388,073 3,216,850 209,788 774,703 -178,285 -2,442,147
May 345,010 3,561,860