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    April 10th, 2018GamespotUncategorized

    The action adventure hack 'n' slash game from publisher Nintendo and developer Platinum Games - Bayonetta 2 - sold 186,189 units first week at retail on the Nintendo Switch, according to our estimates. First week sales can be viewed on the VGChartz Global Weekly Chart for the week ending February 17, 2018.

     

    Breaking down the sales by region, the game sold best in the US with 86,202 units sold (46%), compared to 56,624 units sold in Europe (30%) and 21,140 units sold in Japan (11%). Looking more closely at Europe, the game sold an estimated 9,689 units in the UK, 10,318 units in Germany, and 15,494 units in France.
     
    Bayonetta 2 originally launched for the Wii U in 2014 and has sold 851,094 units to date on the console.

    Bayonetta 2 released for the Nintendo Switch on February 16 in North America and Europe and February 17 in Japan.

    A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at wdangelo@vgchartz.com or on Twitter @TrunksWD.

    Full Article - http://www.vgchartz.com/article/275787/bayonetta-2-for-switch-sells-an-estimated-186189-units-first-week-at-retail/