In the United States, Nintendo Switch sales in April have peaked most of the charts again, with Nintendo announcing fresh information afore the presentation of the official NPD data soon.

With over 280,000 units sold in America alone, Nintendo Switch was marked as one of the top hardware choices among the Americans for the month of April – continuing the success of March’s sales and securing its fans long-term engagement. The hybrid gaming console has surely gained a new hype which can garner more sales momentarily.

Along with the sales, Nintendo Switch’s latest game: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe has sold over 550,000 copies and was deemed as one of the biggest factor of Nintendo’s sales – another factor as to why its stock has been surging highly in its recent trades.

On the Tokyo stock exchange, The Nintendo Company garnered 1.67% more, with shares in the gaming giant performing meticulously higher during the current month of May. Again, factors as to why such movement is seen was because of the recent sales of the console of Nintendo Switch and its partner game of Mario Kart 8 deluxe, which was titled to be a mega-hit game for the current year.

In other news, one more Nintendo console has been selling well despite having released years before Switch. Nintendo 3DS also contributed to the high sales with the company selling over 68,000 units in April alone.

 Game Releases

Zelda has probably made its name as one of the best known games developed by Nintendo. For fans of the franchise, Legend of Zelda: Zelda Breath of the Wild will have another variation to be released according to reports. However, it may not be for Nintendo’s consoles of Switch, 3ds or even Wii U but for iOS or Android smartphones.

According to reports, the new game will be developed by DeNa but it is still not clear if the gameplay will have the same as what Nintendo has regularly produced in its recent releases.

As for the release date, it is expected to come around after the release of another famous Nintendo game, Animal Crossing which will be on the current financial year.

While the series of Zelda may not have another follow-up coming, Nintendo is planning to release more DLC packs for the current Zelda games such as the Master Trials add-on to maintain its current gamer engagements. The DLC will also contribute to the sales as well.

Stock Performance


Nintendo has been seen performing well in its recent sessions. On a weekly perspective, the gaming giant’s latest candle opened trade at 261.48 and closed at 272.00 flat. It had a high of 276.86 and a small low of 260.41.

As for its other indicators, Nintendo’s RSI level was close to be considered as overbought as its recent performance almost came close to the 70’s region. However, it just settled on 64.15. For Coppock Curve, Nintendo just surpassed the 30’s range and was currently on 31.99 – a positive range indicating a strong buy for the stock.

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