Splatoon 3’s Deep Cut.
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Nintendo announced today that Splatoon 3 has recently sold 3.45 million copies in Japan, accomplishing the feat just three days following its September 9 launch.
This is actually the best performance for just about any Switch game in Japan during its first three days.
Splatoon 3 was always likely to be among Nintendos biggest launches for the Switch this season, but that is a fantastic start. Again, this number only includes Japanese sales. As the Splatoon series is notably popular in Nintendos market, sales from territories just like the U.S. can help increase that number significantly.
The final entry in the franchise, Splatoon 2, debuted in 2017. It has sold over 13.30 million copies worldwide.
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