Bandai Namco upping Switch support; 3 exclusive titles releasing world wide

apanese video game publisher Bandai Namco is adding more resources in developing games for Nintendo’s Switch, says President Mitsuaki Taguchi.

Bandai is also looking to boost games for the console in the year starting next April. “We have put 3 games on the Switch and all of them are doing well he said.” “It’s a shame, but we didn’t think the Switch [would] be accepted this fast.”

He added, all of Bandai’s properties could see product made available for Switch.

 

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Mario Odyssey is the fastest selling Super Mario Game to date

https://twitter.com/nintendoamerica/status/926071430294507522

1.1M units in just 5 Days in the US.

This also makes it the fastest selling Switch game.

REDMOND, Wash., Nov. 2, 2017 – In just five days, the new Super Mario Odyssey video game for the Nintendo Switch system sold more than 1.1 million units in the U.S. alone. That makes it the fastest-selling Super Mario game ever in the U.S., surpassing the New Super Mario Bros. Wii game. Super Mario Odyssey is also the fastest-selling game so far for Nintendo Switch.