This first location had a grand total of 37 units to sell.
And it's not an isolated incident.
People lining up outside Bic Camera today to get a lottery ticket for a chance to purchase a Nintendo Switch; of which the store had 10 greys and 27 Neons.
With reports of supply chain constraints for the various parts that go into the Switch, it's unclear when or how things might improve. Splatoon 2 launches next month, with Monster Hunter XX following after that, so one would hope that Nintendo will be prepared to flood the domestic market soon. It's clear that they weren't prepared for this level of early demand, and it's unclear if there's anything they can do at this point to satisfy it.
More lines at two different locations: