The Nintendo Switch released over two years ago on March 3rd, 2017 and in that time The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild rose to break a new record for the series. Breath of the Wild was the big name title that launched on both the Nintendo Switch and the Wii U on the same day and in that time it earned praise from all over the gaming community and even won game of the year at the 2017 Game Awards. According to @MatPiscatella who works for the NPD has recently checked and found out that Breath of the Wild has become the best selling Zelda game in the United States.

The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess was the number one game in the US for quite a while, the game was released on both the GameCube and the successful Wii. According to the tweet Breath of the Wild became number one a while ago, with the Switch becoming one of Nintendo’s best selling consoles and a sequel to Breath of the Wild already in the works it shows that the Zelda series is very popular in the US.

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is available on the Nintendo Switch and Wii U.

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