The early days of the switch were full of amazing stories from indie game developers, with the console considered one of the best places to generate sales for your loved ones creations. As fans of the console head up all the delicious indie switches, many games saw huge increases in sales, slowly but surely more and more developers drove to the console as a result.
Of course, as well know this has also led to a situation where it is not uncommon for us to watch around 25-30 new game releases every week on Switch. There is a crazy number of games for a platform to hold, and some fantastic titles that would have blossomed in the early days of the console's life are now being lost thanks to the avalanche of competitors around it.
As such, it is particularly interesting to see this updated sales report from Thimbleweed Park developer Ron Gilbert. Thimbleweed Park joined Switch in September 201
As you can see, the Switch version of the game is only which leads to sales, closely followed by steam. Interestingly, Gilbert notes that the Switch version in the last quarter did three times as well as the Steam version, describing the Sony sales as "confusing". It's definitely strange to see the console with the largest installation base offering the lowest number of sales, especially considering Europe's Thimbleweed Park sales seemingly strongest, but you can't really argue with the facts.
If you are interested, check out Gilbert's complete report here.
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