Day: January 17, 2021

Nintendo Switch Accounted for 87% of All Consoles Sold in Japan in 2020

With nearly 6 million units sold, Nintendo Switch consoles accounted for 87% of all console sales in Japan in 2020.

According to Famitsu/KADOKAWA data (via GamesIndustry.biz), the normal Nintendo Switch sold 3.9 million units, while the Switch Lite sold over 2 million.

There were 6.85 million consoles sold in Japan in 2020, and PS4 came in second place with around 543,000 units. PS5 sold over 255,000 units.

Japan’s game market brought in over $3.5 billion, which is up 12.5% year-over-year. Console hardware sales and boxed game sales saw increases year-over-year of 16.4% and 9%, respectively.

Nintendo also accounted for

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A New Legacy First Look and New Godzilla vs. Kong Footage Revealed in HBO Max Teaser

A new teaser for HBO Max has given us both our first look at Space Jam: A New Legacy and a new glimpse of Godzilla vs. Kong.

The new teaser from HBO Max is another reminder that all of Warner Bros. films in 2021 will be coming to theaters and HBO Max on the same day. This particular teaser features Space Jam: A New Legacy, The Suicide Squad, In The Heights, Judas and the Black Messiah, Dune, The Many Saints of Newark, The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It, Mortal Kombat, Malignant, King Richard, Those Who Wish Me Dead,

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