Japan Switch out of stock has not improved this week only shipped to booking users

Nintendo’s popular console Switch is out of stock around the world because of a new coronavirus outbreak that is spreading around the world, and it looks like this will continue for some time to come. Today (April 7) Nintendo Japan Twitter announced that this week’s Switch console in Japan (including Collection! Animal Crossing and Switch Lite hosts will only ship to pre-booked users and will not ship to other players.

Switch shipping plans for the following week will be announced.

Japan Switch out of stock has not improved this week only shipped to booking users

Nintendo Japan Official Notice

Nintendo Switch host (includes Collections! Animal Crossing host package) and Nintendo Switch Lite hosts, which do not ship this week except for some previously booked items. The shipping schedule will be announced after next week.

Japan Switch out of stock has not improved this week only shipped to booking users

The out-of-stock situation of Switch consoles is the case around the world, after Bloomberg said the negative impact of the new corona virus outbreak on Switch console production would erupt in April, along with the popular game “Collection!” The launch of Animal Crossing has ignited the enthusiasm of players to buy Switch, which is currently available on the Chinese shopping platform Switch Host and Collection! Animal Crossing prices are also high.

Japan Switch out of stock has not improved this week only shipped to booking users

“Collection!” Animal Crossing qualifier