Retailer gets more pre-orders for Switch than PS4


Swedish retailer Webhallen declared that the Swap is pretty a well known item more than there: the console has been pre-purchased more than the PS4 at the shop.

“It’s even now January but 2017 appears to be to be Nintendo’s year. We have by now been given more pre-orders for the Nintendo Swap than the PlayStation 4, and it is even now heading powerful!” reported the retailer in a statement on Facebook.

While Sweden is comparatively a compact video game titles market compared to the US and Japan, Webhallen is one particular of the biggest shops in the region. It’s the initial signal of how well the Swap is accomplishing in conditions of pre-orders compared to preceding consoles.

We have read rumors that Swap pre-orders were being accomplishing well in the US and Japan, but we’ve nonetheless to have a retailer arrive ahead with some quantities or comparison.

And we really don’t anticipate Nintendo to share pre-get quantities — they haven’t finished it with the Wii or Wii U.

The Swap launches on March third and will retail for $299.