Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze has HUGE Switch sales

The Nintendo Switch sales of Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze have been a huge success in Japan.

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Published Sat, May 12 2018 2:00 AM CDT   |   Updated Tue, Nov 3 2020 11:51 AM CST

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze first began on the Wii U and while the sales of the title weren't fantastic on the older generation console the tide has changed with the titles re-release on the Nintendo Switch.

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According to the sales charts by Dengeki Online, Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze has sold a massive 90,000 copies in just the first week of release in Japan. This figure is almost three times the amount that was originally sold on the Wii U version of the game.

The sales numbers within the first week suggest that Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze has sold 65% of its initial shipment. When compared to the Wii U's version, Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze only sold 35% of its shipment within its first week of release.

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