North American retailer GameStop have published their third quarter sales results and they have been helped no end by the Nintendo Switch and collectables, which presumably includes amiibo figures. Games Industry reports that hardware sales were up 8.8% from $284.4 million to $309 million. Collectables increased by 26.5% from $109.4 million to $138.4 million.
“Our third quarter sales results were driven by strong software demand and continued momentum for Nintendo Switch and collectables,”
-Dan DeMatteo, interim chief executive officer.