As a Pokémon enthusiast, my favourite Pokémon games are Scarlet and Violet. This is because of their continuous exploration and new features.
Since their launch, Pokémon Scarlet and Violet have been making a lot of money for the Nintendo company.
This has been made possible by their massive sales on their physical and online purchases. In this article, I will go into depth on how much Pokémon Scarlet and Violet are selling and how much they make.
Without further ado, let’s dive into it 😌.
How much have Pokémon Scarlet and Violet sold?
Pokémon Scarlet and Violet have sold an incredibly large number of units, both physical and online. In their first three days since their launch, they sold over 10 million copies worldwide, with Japan leading with 4.05 million copies.
With 10 million copies sold, Pokémon Scarlet and Violet have made approximately $600 million on sales.
This clearly shows that Pokémon Scarlet and Violet have sold very well in their first three days compared to other Pokémon games ever released.
To be the leading seller on any Nintendo system is unheard of and incredibly impressive👌. The main reason for their massive sale is that Pokémon Scarlet and Violet have an impressive set-up and an open-world structure.
Are Pokémon Scarlet and Violet selling well?
In the recent days, Pokémon Scarlet and Violet have sold over 25 million copies😎. They had a good start-up sale, with over 10 million copies sold just three days after their launch.
The table below highlights the units sold by Pokémon Scarlet and Violet since their launch.
Month of the year
Units sold in million
2022-11 (the first three days)
10 ( worldwide)
2022-11 (the first three days)
4.05 (in Japan)
This massive sale has made the games absolute sale monsters. Pokémon Scarlet and Violet doubled the 5.1 million sales for God of War Ragnarok, hence breaking every record Nintendo has for faster-selling games.
With this impressive sale, Pokémon Scarlet and Violet have become the strongest games ever in terms of player interest.
Additionally, they have become the fastest-selling switch games ever and the fastest-selling console exclusive games ever💯.
Was Pokémon Scarlet and Violet successful?
Pokémon Scarlet and Violet are very successful. In terms of new features and innovations, their open-world structure makes them impressive 👏. This has enhanced its player interest hence capturing more and more fans and gamers.
Moreover, their 10 million record-breaking launch sale has made it an incredibly huge success. With this positive start, they have made it possible to continue selling more copies over the years.
This has greatly contributed to its improvement from 10 million sales to over 20 million sales as of now🤗.
How much did making Pokémon Scarlet and Violet cost?
The estimated budget for Pokémon Scarlet and Violet is not well stated since the company has not publicly disclosed it yet😔.
On a positive note, however, their buying price is estimated to be $111.99 USD, with each Pokémon going for $59.99 USD.
The package is also likely to come with additions such as more pokeballs and game items.
To say I am a die-hard fan is the least way to describe my love for Pokémon. I have grown up playing and studying everything there is to know about the game and anything related to it, giving me more than 18 years of as a player. I also have more than 10 years of experience in the gaming industry, creating content on different technology and gaming products. Now, with my experience, I want to share my passion and knowledge of Pokémon with all the other enthusiasts out there to help them learn and grow as they continue to explore this world filled with endless adventure and possibilities. You can read more about me on the about us page.