The Legend of Zelda series has been great it’s inception back in the mid 80’s. There have been countless games in the series that are considered to be memorable classics such as Ocarina of Time, Link to the Past, Majora’s Mask and Link’s Awakening. When it comes down to video game sales each title had impressive numbers since their respective releases for over the past two decades. In fact, Twilight Princess is in the top five in terms of best selling games in the Legend of Zelda series.
Since its release in the mid 00’s The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess has managed to sell over 7 million units worldwide for the Nintendo Wii. Twilight Princess was such an impressive game that it also managed to sell over one million units worldwide for the Nintendo GameCube which many people were starting to ditch during 2006. As of May 2017 the Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has already managed to sell 2.8 million units worldwide which is amazing considering the fact that the game was released back in March 2017. In possibly two to three years Breath of the Wild can be in the top five in terms of best selling games in the Zelda series.