PS5 sales are up 450% and leave the Nintendo Switch in the dust

The PS5 finally grabbed the top spot for sales in Japan in February, even beating out the reigning champion Nintendo Switch. 

The PS5 has sold 366,982 units, as reported by Famitsu (opens in new tab), meaning that sales are up 457% year-on-year, as Sony only managed to sell 65,772 units back in February 2022. Twitter user Genki_JPN (opens in new tab) also pointed out that the PS5 sold more units in February than in the first quarter of 2022 combined.