Nintendo already announced its first sales figures for The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom. The game already hit a major milestone. It launched on May 12, 2023. In its first three days on the market, the game hit 10 million copies sold worldwide.
Here’s the official announcement.
The Legend of #Zelda: #TearsOfTheKingdom has sold over 10 million copies worldwide in its first three days, becoming the fastest-selling game in the history of the Legend of Zelda series.
Thanks to those already enjoying Link’s latest adventure! pic.twitter.com/XxRSLaiWrO
— Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) May 17, 2023
As for buying The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom, there haven’t been major sales yet. However, there are some ways to get it for $69 or less, rather than $69.99. The standard price of the game is $79.99.
We also can better compare its sales to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. Nintendo recently released its Financial Results Explanatory Material Fiscal Year Ended March 2023. When it did, it updated its list of 10 best-selling, first-party games. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is at 29.81 million copies.
The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom is available for the Nintendo Switch.