The Switch version of the 2020 phenomenon may have sold over 3 million in its first month.
A new report from SuperData analyzes the digital market for the month of December 2020. There was a 15% growth from the prior for the digital game spending. Focusing on Among Us, the player numbers decreased compared to November; however, SuperData mentions that the game also launched on Nintendo Switch in December and sold an estimated 3.2M copies. In fact, it was the highest-earning version of the game for the month.
As of January 23, 2021, Among Us is still number one on the eshop download-only best-sellers list.
Among Us is available on Nintendo Switch for $5 USD.
Dave’s first Nintendo platform was the GameCube when he was age 7; however, he was introduced to Nintendo through Duck Hunt on NES.