Pokémon Legends: Arceus Sells Over Six Million Units

The first Nintendo-published game of the year has already sold 6.5 million units in its first week on the market.

Nintendo of America, along with other parts of the company have seemingly confirmed (via Twitter) the sales of Pokemon Legends: Arceus. They have indicated that 6.5 million “explorers” have partaken in the new, ambitious title from Game Freak.

The current Metacritic is 84, meaning that the majority find the game to be great. We won’t know the game’s full sales until the next financial results meeting.

Pokémon Legends: Arceus is out now for the Nintendo Switch.