After the launch of this game on 12th May 2023 The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom game known for its Nintendo Switch System sold a total of 10 million units worldwide in just a few days.
With over 4 million units sold in America according to Devon Pritchard, Nintendo of America’s Executive and the Vice President of Sales, Marketing, and Communications said that “many players are returning to Hyrule with all its new mysteries and possibilities, and with the record-breaking launch of The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom for Nintendo Switch, we can’t wait to see what they’ll share next.”
He also added that “we’re grateful for all our fans who’ve shown their passion for The Legend of Zelda over the years, and these sales numbers for the latest installment continue to show the strong momentum for both the franchise and Nintendo Switch this year.”
This release is the next chapter after The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. The players carve their own way through the extensive landscapes of Hyrule and explore the mysterious island floating in the skies.
Discovering new destinations, dangers, sights, and puzzles that require your resourcefulness and expertise to overcome these tough challenges, harnessing the power of Link’s new abilities, players get an adventurous battling experience to fight back against malevolent forces.
The Legend of Zelda’s, an action-adventure series started 35 years ago with the Legend of Zelda’s game, which debuted in the US in 1987 for the Nintendo Entertainment System. As of March 2023, the series has sold more than 130 million units which is a good number for such a popular game.
The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom is now available across Nintendo e-shop on Nintendo Switch, suggested retail price is $69.99 for the Nintendo Switch – O LED Model – The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom Edition system.